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Car Care Tips

Do You Have Any Tips For Caring For My Car? — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive Understandably, everybody wants to save money, particularly when the economy takes a downturn. Your vehicle is likely one of your larger investments, so you need to protect it. You may feel the need to watch the bottom line. Perhaps these two […]

Hybrid Batteries 101

Information Charging Station: What You Need to Know About Hybrid Batteries — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive If you’re on your second hybrid vehicle, you’re an “old pro” by now. Still, if you’re just getting into an alternative to the traditionally powered car, you may be seeking information. You know that your new auto is designed to […]

Common BMW Electrical Problems

Should I Be Aware Of Any Common Electrical Problems In My BMW? — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive If you own a BMW, you probably already know how great it is. This brand is known for its style, luxury, and performance, viewed by many car enthusiasts as a real jewel. As with any make and model auto, […]

Go Local for Audi Repair

Does It Matter Where I Take My Audi For Service And Repair? — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive Whether you purchased new or used, you’re probably thrilled with your Audi. Now you’re wondering where to get service and repair. Can you take your car just anywhere, or is it important to use a local Audi provider? Yes, […]

Common Land Rover Problems

Tough Tank Or Troubled Transportation?: Common Land Rover Problems — Dave’s Ultimate Automotive Since the first Land Rover (called Series I) was introduced in 1948 at an auto show in Amsterdam, it has been known as the chosen transportation for many who want to reach rugged locations. It’s also for some who prefer a less […]

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 […]