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Debunking Common Automotive Myths!

Debunking Common Automotive Myths!

Misconceptions about car maintenance and repairs are being spread every single day. As a result, there are many differing opinions on how you should take care of your car. It can be tough to tell what is fact and what is a myth unless you take the time to test it out. We've seen and worked on many vehicles over the years at McSpadden's Tire & Automotive. We have the truth, and we're here to set the record straight on the most common misconceptions regarding your vehicle.   Myth #1: Premium gas will heighten your engine's performance.  Premium gas undoubtedly has a heftier price tag than regular and mid-grade, but using it does not warrant that it will boost performance. Premium fuel is only fitting for cars with engines that have a high compression ratio. Nevertheless, you should always choose the appropriate fuel grade stated in your vehicle's owner manual.   Myth #2: An oil change is needed every 3,000 miles.  Your oil change interval ... read more