How to Pick a Car for a Restoration Project

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Sick of your old wheels? Up for a challenge? Automobile junkie? Or simply looking to invest? Have you thought of trying your hand at car restoration? It’s easier said than done, believe me. This is not for the weak of heart. Car restoration projects can quite possibly eat up your time, money and energy. But if done right, the rewards far outweigh these costs. Imagine taking your new baby out on its first drive with its newly painted cherry red coat. Listen to its engine purr like a kitty having a good stretch. Picture yourself waving at your neighbors while they admire your new ride as you cruise along. Now snap out of it. It’s time to get your head out

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Keeping Your Children Safe in the Car

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Cars and children don’t always go well together. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that more than 30,000 car accident cases involved children ages 14 years and under between 2008 and 2011. These were non-traffic cases, meaning they occurred in driveways, garages and parking lots.

An Updated Michigan Fall Vehicle Checklist

2016 Michigan Fall Checklist

Most car owners believe that preventive maintenance for their vehicles is only important during the winter season. However, the most seasoned drivers know that fall is the best time to get your car checked and prepped. Not only is the weather less harsh and more permitting, your favorite auto repair shop will also be less busy and will be able to attend to your car’s need better and faster. Beat the winter rush and have your car before the cold season begins again. Always check your oil level. After adding oil as necessary, you can also get lubricant. Remember that colder weather calls for a multi-grade viscosity oil! If you don’t know about this, be sure to ask your trusty

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Why You Need To Get Your Chipped or Cracked Windshield Repaired ASAP

Having been in the Wayne County collision repair business for a long time, we have observed that a chipped or cracked windshield is one of the most common problems that car owners encounter. State law does not require trucks transporting farm commodities and metal to cover their loads, and these may fall off and hit your windshield unexpectedly. A piece of gravel can fly at you from a vehicle ahead at any time. Someone may toss objects off a bridge or overpass just as you are passing, whether intentionally or not. Your car could even be parked in the open parking of your local Meijers while you go grab a roast chicken for dinner, and when you get back, you

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Funny Car Crash Pictures

Please be advised that no one was hurt during these ‘accidents’ and King Brothers Collision made sure everything ended happily ever after.  Or we at least posted the pictures and had a chuckle. Some people take things too literally. So this would be a ‘muffin top’, right? Porsche getting a little frisky here… Apparently this isn’t as rare an occurrence as you would believe How is this even possible? Was the Hulk here? In July…not so bad. Literal ‘Oh $#!*’ Proper filing. Do you have any pictures you would like to share with us?  Stop by our Facebook fan page and let us see them!

King Brothers Collision Twitter Feed Is Up and Running

We have joined the Twitterverse. You can follow us on our new @KingAutoShop Twitter handle. As you can see from the image we could use a little company. Follow us and shoot us a message so we can follow you back. Keep an eye on our Twitter feed for updates on news, events, and all things King Brothers Collision.