What Your Teen Should Know About Their Car

Is your teen heading off to college in the fall in their vehicle? Make sure they know enough about auto repair to keep it running smoothly while away from home. Auto Repair Every Teen Driver Should Know Before watching your college freshman drive off to their new adventure, bring their car in to South Salt Lake Master Muffler for a tuneup. If you or your teen have any questions about the car, it’s a [...]

By |2022-07-03T21:41:17+00:00July 9, 2022|Automotive Info|Comments Off on What Your Teen Should Know About Their Car

Tips for Transporting Your Car During a Move

Moving Your Vehicle The last thing you’ll think about during a move is how you’re going to move your vehicle. While many people simply drive their vehicle (packed full with their belongings) to their destinations, others can’t and find it necessary to ship their vehicle. If you are planning on shipping your vehicle, whether across state lines or internationally, here are a few things to keep in mind. Plan Ahead It takes time and [...]

By |2022-04-20T21:26:42+00:00April 12, 2022|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Tips for Transporting Your Car During a Move

The Safest Cars on the Road

Safety All Year Round As we enjoy the beginning of the new year, many of us are likely contemplating whether this is the year or not that we’ll finally buy that new car that we’ve been longing to get. The old car has run admirably up till now, but it’s time to upgrade. There’s only one problem: how can we know whether or not the car we want is really the safest model we [...]

By |2021-12-24T03:01:21+00:00January 3, 2022|Automotive Info, Driving Safety|Comments Off on The Safest Cars on the Road

Our Take on DIY Auto Repair

Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands It’s a scenario that is as old as cars themselves: a vehicle in need of a car repair, hood open, out on the driveway; the man or woman of the house, sleeves rolled up, wrench in hand; a toolbox, a canister of car fluid, and a few oily rags on the ground nearby. For as long as we’ve had cars, we’ve been taking matters into our own hands. [...]

By |2021-12-13T02:41:58+00:00December 13, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Our Take on DIY Auto Repair

Understanding Your Car Battery

There is probably no figure better associated with batteries, as a concept and as a product, than the little Energizer bunny that bangs on the bass drum as it waddles along. The slogan, forever tied to the mascot, was just as famous: “he keeps going and going…” What was the association that Energizer wanted the consumer to have with their batteries? That whatever was being powered by them would last longer and necessitate fewer [...]

By |2021-10-10T00:53:42+00:00October 7, 2021|Automotive Info, Batteries|Comments Off on Understanding Your Car Battery

Flat Tires: The Safest Protocol in the Event of a Blowout

Nobody likes being stuck in one place and cars have given us multiple expressions to describe just how inconvenient the failure to progress can be. When we start out strong but lose momentum over time, we’re running out of gas; when we can’t seem to get away from our current situation, we’ve stalled; when we are hit with an unexpected setback, we’ve had a flat tire. It is the goal of our South Salt [...]

By |2021-09-14T15:50:50+00:00September 7, 2021|Automotive Info, Tires|Comments Off on Flat Tires: The Safest Protocol in the Event of a Blowout

Don’t Sweat (or Forget) The Small Stuff

In the hustle and bustle of regular life, car repairs and maintenance can often fall out of regularity. A day in the life of an average driver doesn’t often leave one much chance to remember—let alone complete—housekeeping chores that fall out of the regular essentials like grocery shopping or taking the kids to soccer practice. In the monotonous, unimpeachable cadence of life—waking up, going to work, finding time for community or church responsibilities, spending [...]

By |2021-06-14T21:09:32+00:00June 14, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Don’t Sweat (or Forget) The Small Stuff

What Cars Are People Buying in 2021?

Are you thinking about buying a car in 2021? You’re not alone. Whether new or used, there are some makes and models that have proven themselves on the road, appealing to buyers year after year. The recent pandemic has strongly informed consumer trends over the past several months and among those trends is used and new car buying behavior. According to Insurify Insights, here are the top 10 most popular cars of any size [...]

By |2021-04-19T20:56:23+00:00April 19, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on What Cars Are People Buying in 2021?

Emergency Essentials for the Utah Driver

Utah is the land of a thousand faces; everywhere one goes there are new things to discover and experiences to enjoy. With five national parks that look good in any season and tourist spots both natural and man-made to enjoy state-wide, there is always a reason to embark on a car trip. But thanks to the vastness of our state and the diversity of recreational pursuits, Utah drivers have had to learn to be [...]

By |2021-03-24T16:08:55+00:00March 24, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Emergency Essentials for the Utah Driver

How It Works: Air Conditioning

Utah summers can definitely pack a punch when it comes to high temperatures, but thanks to air conditioning systems, we don’t have to suffer while we drive. Since 1940, cool air has graced car owners, providing relief from the heat. But how exactly does it work? Here are some insights from your auto care experts at Master Muffler. Air Conditioning Basics Not only do air conditioners cool the air that flows into the passenger [...]

By |2021-01-29T00:57:59+00:00January 20, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on How It Works: Air Conditioning
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