Taking Care of Tire Damage

Taking Care of Tire Damage: What You Should Know — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive If you drive long enough, chances are you’re going to find yourself with at least one damaged tire. Maybe you “found” the “lucky prize” nail in the middle of the road or lost too much tread instead of the weight you wanted

Auto AC Repair Basics

Tell Me Something About My Car’s AC — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive You don’t need it until you need it, but when you’re ready to turn on your car’s AC, you assume and hope it will work. Perhaps you wish you knew a little more about how a vehicle’s air conditioning system works, what might go

Nissan CVT Problems

Ignore The Rumors: Useful Information On Your Nissan CVT Transmission — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive If you own a Nissan with a CVT transmission, perhaps you’ve heard lots of stories about this component–some of them accurate and others that aren’t truthful at all. At Dave’s Ultimate Automotive in Central Austin, Texas, we understand that rumors don’t

Emissions Testing in Texas

Texas Vehicle Emissions Testing Requirements Explained — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive It’s easy to understand that all vehicles registered in Texas must pass an annual inspection. What might be a bit more confusing for some drivers is the requirement for emissions testing as part of the yearly requirement. For assistance with sorting out the requirements, obtaining

What Your Honda’s Service Codes Mean

Decoding Your Honda’s Message — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive Hondas are known as one of the most reliable modern cars. Part of their longevity, of course, is because they’re well made, but perhaps another factor is their ability to let you know when they need service. A well-maintained auto almost always runs longer and better than