McCullough NAPA Auto Care

When Do You Need To Bleed Brakes?

When Do You Need To Bleed Brakes

Vehicle braking systems are hydraulic, meaning they work by pushing pressurized fluid through the brake line to apply stopping power. Sometimes an air bubble will form within a brake line and cause them to feel spongy or take longer to stop the vehicle. The process of removing air from the hydraulic brake system is called bleeding.

3 Brake Noises You Should Never Ignore

3 Brake Noises You Should Never Ignore

If your brakes make noise when you press the pedal, they are trying to tell you something. Some sounds can indicate that your brake pads are worn out, and others can hint that damage has been dealt over time. It’s best not to ignore brake noise if you hear it. Bring your vehicle into our shop instead to have our technicians diagnose the sound and offer our recommendation for what repairs are needed.

We Moved To A New Location

After 54 years of serving the Sandy Springs area, we are proud to announce that we’ve moved into a new, bigger location to better serve you! We’re so grateful for the opportunity to expand our business. This transition would not have been possible without all the support we’ve received over the years.

Signs That You Need Alternator Repair

Signs you need alternator repair

The alternator is a small generator that helps maintain the battery’s health. It provides power to your vehicle while the vehicle is running and recharges your battery when the engine is off. The alternator powers your car’s electrical components, including the headlights, air conditioning, and more.

Understanding The Importance of ADAS

Understanding the importance of ADAS

Many modern vehicles come equipped with some package of ADAS features. ADAS, or Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, are responsible for safety features like lane keep assist, blind spot monitoring, forward collision alert, and more. If you have a backup camera or a camera installed at the top of your windshield, your vehicle is likely equipped with an ADAS. These cameras receive feedback from the road and deliver it to your vehicle’s ADAS. The ADAS pieces the information together and applies the appropriate safety features to help keep you safe.

When To Repair A Windshield and When To Replace

Windshield repair windshield replacement

Windshield damage is more than an eyesore. Damage to your windshield is dangerous to you and everyone else on the road. You may wonder if your vehicle needs windshield repair or windshield replacement. This article will outline the different types of windshield damage and explain how to determine whether you need windshield repair or replacement.

Why Spring Is The Best Time To Schedule Auto Air Conditioning Service

Air Conditioning Service

A broken air conditioning system is horrible, especially when you’re stuck in traffic and dealing with the summer heat. While annual air conditioning inspections are recommended, we believe that Spring is the best time to schedule your air conditioning service for your car. Doing so will allow your A/C system to work at full capacity during the summer months.