Jan 31st How To Extend Your Car’s Life

Auto Maintenance Routine auto maintenance by mileage is an excellent way to extend your car’s life, especially when your vehicle has high mileage. With a high mileage vehicle, keeping up with the recommended maintenance is the key to ensuring that your car will stay in good shape. No matter how old it is, your car...

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Dec 6th Great Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle  

Since the winter season is finally here, it’s important that we take the time to prep both our homes and our vehicles for the remaining brisk season. From frigid temperatures, icy roads, snow, salted streets and everything in between can be very damaging to your car which is why it’s essential that your vehicle is...

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Nov 30th Why Being an AAA-Approved Auto Repair Shop Matters

AAA Approved Nashville, TN On the windows of countless auto shops around the country, we see that familiar red, white, and blue sticker with the “AAA” logo. For technicians, being able to advertise their shop as “AAA-approved” is a huge deal, and for customers, it provides us with a great sense of relief that our...

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Oct 10th How to Change a Flat Tire

Tire Rotation and Balance Although our vehicle’s tires are built to withstand inclement weather, uneven roads, and various road obstructions, they, unfortunately, aren’t immune to sharp, unforgiving objects. We’ve all experienced a nail in the tire or maybe a pothole that was hit a bit too fast, resulting in a very flat, very frustrating flat...

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Aug 14th Common Signs of a Failing Exhaust System

Mufflers & Exhaust Nashville, TN Hillsboro Village Auto Service services mufflers & exhaust in Nashville, TN. We provide quality auto repair & service on most automobile makes and models.  Let us be your trusted neighboorhood auto mechanic. If you notice the signs below, contact HVAS today! There are so many components to a vehicle that...

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Jul 1st Debunking Common Auto Maintenance Myths

Every car owner has heard their fair share of myths surrounding auto maintenance. However, sometimes it can be difficult to determine which tips are myths and which are actually true. Most of the time, these myths seem like sound pieces of advice, which is why many DIY car owners follow them blindly. Although they may...

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May 28th Summer Tune-Up Tips For Your Vehicle

Getting a Tune-Up in Nashville, TN Everyone knows that the summertime is the season of road trips! So, with summer here, you’ll want to make sure your vehicle is in perfect shape for any spontaneous road trips you might take. Before you venture out on the open road, it’s extremely important to make sure that...

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Apr 28th The Do’s and Don’ts of Automotive Repair

Automotive Repair Nashville, TN Although owning a car provides easy convenience, it also requires great responsibility and care. To keep it running in great shape, it’s important to always keep your vehicle well-maintenanced and up to date on all automotive repair needs. We know it can be expensive and somewhat time-consuming, but taking excellent care...

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Mar 28th How Often Should Your Car Receive an Oil Change?

Get an Oil Change in Nashville, TN, from an AAA Approved Auto Shop If you need an oil change in Nashville, TN, contact Hillsboro Village Auto Service, today. Nashville’s #1 Quality in Oil Change Service!  We’re working to be your neighboorhood auto mechanic.  We offer a first-time customer discount on parts and labor.  We’re an...

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Feb 28th Great Tips For Buying Tires

Find Tires Nashville, TN at Hillsboro Village Auto Service Buying new tires for your car is an important task, but one that comes at a high price and oftentimes, a great deal frustration. Nobody enjoys the inconvenience of needing new tires, but unfortunately, is a necessity. If it’s finally time to replace the tires on...

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30 Jul 5 Reasons Why Vehicle Maintenance is Important

5 Reasons Why Vehicle Maintenance is Important

23 Jul 25 Most Expensive Celebrity Cars

We all know celebrities are sitting on mammoth amounts of money. While we can only dream of what their luxurious lives might be like, their car collections give us an insight into their opulence.

16 Jul Protect Your Car Against Summer

You may not think that summer weather can have much of an impact on your car’s overall health and performance, but the heat can be just as taxing as the cold. Fortunately, there’s a simple way to give your car an advantage: routine inspections. 

09 Jul What Happens If You Don't Change Your Oil?

When you buy a vehicle, whether it’s new or used, you have the responsibility of keeping it running strong for as long as you own the car. If you don’t perform regular maintenance, you risk causing damage to some of your vehicle’s parts. You can replace them, but some will cost you more than you want to pay, namely your car’s engine.

02 Jul The Basics of Car Seat Safety

Having a car seat isn’t enough. Proper installation is part of making car seats effective protection. Know the basics of car seat safety and look for regular updates, especially when thinking of using older child safety seats. 

25 Jun Determining Who Has the Right of Way

If you or another driver fails to yield the right of way, you risk colliding with each other, cyclists, or pedestrians. Here are some tips for understanding who has the right of way in several common driving circumstances.

18 Jun What Do Squeaking Brakes Mean?

Squealing brakes can be a sign your brake pads are wearing out. So what do squeaking brakes mean and when should you worry? 

11 Jun WHAT'S THAT SMELL? HOW TO DIAGNOSE CAR PROBLEMS BY ODOR

Smells generated by a vehicle's engine can point to potential trouble ahead. Here are six smells to be wary of and a list of what mechanical issues trigger them.

28 May The Best (and Worst) Times to Travel for Memorial Day Weekend

Taking a road trip this Memorial Day weekend? Expect a lot of company out there on the highway. AAA Travel has released their annual forecast for Memorial Day weekend traffic, and they are predicting a “significant rebound in the number of Americans planning to travel” for the long weekend. 

21 May Possible car expenses to expect if you haven't driven during quarantine

Many people are now sheltering at home and have been for weeks, which often means that their cars are sitting idle in a garage or on the street. While this can be a big money-saver when it comes to gas, not moving your car for weeks or months at a time can cause serious damage to your vehicle.

14 May Top 15 Most Beautiful Cars Ever Made

Trying to definitively decide what is the most beautiful car of all time is one of the great impossibles of the automotive industry. Aesthetics are the most subjective aspect about a car, because they're the one thing anyone can form a valid opinion on without the need to drive the car..

07 May Top 10 All-Time Auto Inventions

Most, if not all, of the most impactful auto-related inventions listed here are obvious selections. What isn’t as obvious is who invented the automobile itself.

30 Apr Spring Driving Tips to Help You Navigate Changing Conditions

 Springtime weather differs across the country, so driving conditions and cautions differ, too.

23 Apr Don't neglect your 2021 spring car maintenance checklist

Don't neglect your 2021 spring car maintenance checklist!

16 Apr Safe Driving Tips For The Real World

If you’re looking for safe driving tips, you’ve come to the right place! 

09 Apr Car Care Months

In April, as winter comes to an end, it is time to get your car ready for spring driving and summer road trips!

02 Apr 20 Fun Road Trip Questions, Trivia, & Conversation Starters

Taking a road trip? Here’s 20 fun questions, trivia, and conversation starters to make fun new memories with your travel pals instead of scrolling our phones. Have fun with these!

26 Mar Conserving Fuel

 Adopting new and improved driving behaviors not only makes car travel safer, it can contribute to significant savings at the gas pump. Here are some simple ways you can improve your car’s gas mileage:

19 Mar 10 Crazy Car Repair Stories from Auto Mechanics

Here are the craziest mechanic stories from mobile auto repair experts across the country.

12 Mar 10 Women Who Changed the Automotive Industry

From incredible mathematicians to engineers and fearless racecar drivers, their lives and stories are nothing short of inspiring.

05 Mar How Long To Warm Up The Engine Before Driving

Want to know if you really need to warm up the car engine before driving, even during the cold winter months?

26 Feb 7 Driving Safety Tips You Need To Know

Whenever and wherever you drive, it’s important to keep these top safety tips in mind so you can contribute to safer roadways for you and other drivers. 

19 Feb What Exactly Is Horsepower?

We talk about it, fight over it, and wage online wars discussing how it stacks up from supercar to supercar, but do you actually know what horsepower is? Most think it’s what propels your car down the road, but that’s only fractionally correct.

12 Feb 5 Reasons to Love Cars, As Told by the Experts

I once read that when a car enthusiast explains their love of cars to a “normal” person, it sounds the same as someone who really loved washing machines explaining their passion. If you envision someone going on about the perfect vintage Maytag, it does seem a touch tedious.

But that’s not really fair, is it? A washing machine doesn’t harness the power of explosions to take you to triple digit speeds.

05 Feb Car Logo Quiz

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Car Logos?

29 Jan Wet Weather Driving Tips

Here are some tips you’ll want to follow the next time you’re caught driving in the rain.

22 Jan The 9 Most Fascinating Cars at CES 2021

From a hydrogen-powered hypercar to a flying Cadillac, the future of automotive appears otherworldly.

15 Jan Famous Movie Cars: A List of the Most Iconic Movie Cars of All Time

Nothing says movie nostalgia quite like the cars the characters drive, especially when the film involves racing of any kind. In many cases, these vehicles can become the visual icon for the entire film. They also become extensions of the characters themselves — they’re not just props, they become key elements of the character development. 

08 Jan Routine Vehicle Maintenance 101: What You Should Know

Vehicles are machines, and like any machine they need maintenance. For most vehicles, regular maintenance begins at 5,000 miles and continues from there every 5,000-10,000 miles. Of course, checking your car on a more regular basis is even better.

31 Dec 50 Crazy and Interesting Car Facts That You Should Know

Even for the most diehard gearheads and auto gurus out there, it’s impossible to truly know and retain everything there is to know about cars. 

18 Dec These 10 Holiday Travel Tips Can Save Your Sanity

Holiday road trips always sound fun in theory, but let’s be honest: The irritation level can get pretty high in there about 30 minutes into the drive (especially if you’re traveling with little ones). Make this season’s car rides your most painless and festive yet with these super simple, plan-ahead tips.

11 Dec 5 things everyone should know about their car

With the amount of money we spend on the payments, maintenance, and repair of our cars, you’d think we’d have a better relationship with our vehicles. But understanding our cars—how they work, how to care for them, repair costs—can be overwhelming. 

07 Dec Where Does Gasoline Come From?

Pumping gasoline is a routine to which most people give little thought. Just stop at the gas station, pay, fill up and go. But have you ever wondered where the gas you buy actually comes from?

25 Nov The flying car is here – and it could change the world

Flying cars may seem futuristic – but from commercial jetpacks to personal air taxis, they are already here. Here’s how they could transform the way we commute, work, and live.

20 Nov Don't Let Your Thanksgiving Road Trip be a Turkey

One way to avoid a turkey of a Thanksgiving road trip is to make sure the vehicle you will be driving is running well. A 10-minute pre-trip check is a quick and easy way to help avoid the inconvenience of a breakdown many miles away from home, says the non-profit Car Care Council.

06 Nov What's the Secret Behind the Numbers on the Interstate Signs?

If you've ever driven west on Interstate 80 through Nebraska, you've seen one of the flattest and emptiest roads in America ... and you probably had some time to ponder life's most important questions. For example, why is the highway called "I-80," anyway? And why do some interstate names have one, two or three digits?

30 Oct The Most Dangerous Time to Drive

Shorter days, fatigue, compromised night vision, rush hour, and impaired drivers are some of the risks we face when driving at night. These risks become especially pronounced moving into the weekend, with fatal crashes peaking on Saturday nights, according to NSC analysis of NHTSA data. 

23 Oct Motorist Checklist for Fall Car Care Month in October

The last thing any driver needs is a vehicle that breaks down in cold, harsh winter weather. The Car Care Council recommends that car owners follow its Fall Car Care Month checklist and inspect their vehicles before the temperatures drop and severe weather hits.

16 Oct 13 Interstate Safety Tips to Help Keep You and Your Passengers Safe

No one wants to admit to being a distracted driver, but we’ve all texted, talked and eaten while on the road. The truth about distracted driving is that it doesn’t take much for our attention to be diverted.

09 Oct How Often Should I Replace My Car Battery?

Car batteries are the strong, silent member of the automotive team. They do their job regardless of heat, cold weather and the drivers who demand so much of them. While a battery that allows a car start at the first turn of the key is a joyful thing, it doesn't last forever.