Entries by Advanced Auto Clinic

NAPA Know How: Brad Sweet Maintains Second in Championship Standings

It was a busy week of racing for the NOS Energy Drink World of Outlaws series. With four races at three different tracks scheduled over five nights, the Kasey Kahne Racing team was hard at work all week.     The first race of the week was Wednesday at Lincoln Speedway in Abbottstown, Pennsylvania. BradSweet […]

AAA Newsroom: National Gas Price Report for May 20th, 2019

Gas prices are as much as six cents cheaper in some states across the country on the week, which has pushed the national gas price average cheaper by a penny to $2.85 today. That average could have been even lower had a handful of Midwest states not seen prices increase by more than a […]

NAPA Know How: Types of Brake Fluids ExplainedNAPA Know How Blog

You can see your brakes behind your wheels and at first glance, it might not look like there are many types of brake fluids involved in the process. Take a closer look and you’ll find this is a hydraulic system that uses pressure to move brake fluid down to your brakes to stop your car.If […]

AAA Newsroom: Why Aren’t Americans Plugging in to Electric Vehicles?

AAA finds interest in going green remains steady but consumers still slow to adopt ORLANDO, Fla. (May. 9, 2019) – AAA’s latest survey reveals that despite many Americans having interest in electric vehicles, when asked if most vehicles will be electric by 2029, only 4 in 10 said yes. Yet, a separate study AAA […]

NAPA Know How: Do You Really Need To Change It?

Chances are the automatic transmission filter in your vehicle is something you rarely think about. In fact, it’s most likely not even come up when discussing basic maintenance with your mechanic. This might seem strange, given that most of the other filters on your car or truck have specific service intervals that are important to […]

AAA Newsroom: National gas price average sets a new high for the year at $2.88

One week after the U.S. State Department announced the end of waivers for countries to import oil from Iran, increasing crude oil prices and pump prices show no signs of slowing down. With a four-cent jump on the week, today’s national gas price average sets a new high for the year at $2.88. This […]

NAPA Know How: Changing Your Oil: The Essentials

Changing your oil regularly is the cornerstone of good car maintenance. It’s not the cleanest job, but just about anyone can do it. So read up on some tips and tricks to make the job easier, then gather the following tools and supplies and get to it. Safety First Accessing your car’s oil drain plug […]

NAPA Know How: Car Maintenance for the Spring Season Ahead

Spring is here and it’s the perfect time for a drive! But there’s a little car maintenance you should do before you hit the road. You never know when that first beautiful spring day will come, and you want to be prepared. Here are five things to do to get your car ready for spring […]

NAPA Know How: Capps Races NAPA Dodge to First Semifinal of 2019

Behind the wheel of the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Funny Car, Ron Capps made the second-best pass of qualifying to earn the No. 2 starting position at the MOPAR Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals Presented by Pennzoil. On race day, he successfully advanced to the semifinal round and accumulated 81 points to move […]