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  • Infographic: Vehicle Maintenance Needs

    Friday 03 April 2015

    Why is National Car Care Month important? This car infographic displays what car care inspections around the country found in 2014. Do you know how healthy your car is? Top problem areas included dirty or low engine oil, dirty or restricted air filters and low or leaking coolant. Many safety components, such as lights, wipers and tire tread were found inadequate in over 1 in 10 cars. A quick visual inspection can help determine if these safety components need atten... read more

  • April is National Car Care Month: Time to Spring for Vehicle Maintenance

    Wednesday 01 April 2015

    Spring is here and it is time to give your car some extra attention, says the non-profit Car Care Council. Results of vehicle inspections held at community car care events across the country during Car Care Months in April and October 2014 reveal that 84 percent of vehicles need service or parts, up 5 percent from the previous year. “Neglected vehicle care almost always means much higher costs down the line in the form of more extensive repairs or lost resale value. These re... read more

  • Potholes: They’re Back and They’re Bad

    Tuesday 31 March 2015

    Potholes have returned, and hitting one with your car can do a real number on tires, wheels, steering and suspension, and alignment. To help determine if hitting a pothole has damaged your vehicle, the Car Care Council reminds you to watch for these warning signs: Loss of control, swaying when making routine turns, bottoming out on city streets or bouncing excessively on rough roads are indicators that the steering and suspension may have been damaged. The steering and suspe... read more

  • Tire Maintenance 101

    Wednesday 25 March 2015

    Tire inflation is the most important factor in the performance of your tires. Improperly inflated tires will wear more quickly, affecting ride, handling, and fuel economy. The first rule of thumb is never to go below the pressure listed on the placard (usually found inside the driver’s door jam) and never go above the pressure listed on the sidewall of the tire. Tire pressure should be checked monthly and always before a long road trip. The tire pressure should alw... read more

  • Auto Repair in Wescosville, PA

    Tuesday 02 December 2014

    As most already know, Schearer’s Sales & Service, Inc. has recently purchased Gehmans Garage from Tom & Lu Gehman and moved into our new location at 5580 Quince Rd. Allentown, PA 18106. Our new location is just one block north of Hamilton Blvd off Krocks Court in the area that we’ve always know as Wescosville. You can reach us at our original phone number of 610-682-2186 or our new number 610-395-2514 (Gehmans Garage original number). Moving forward we will contin... read more