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2200 South Ridgewood Ave. South Daytona Beach, FL 32119
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Category Archives: Monitoring System

Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

The Check Engine Light strikes fear into the hearts of some Daytona Beach drivers, and is totally ignored by just as many. Just what it means is a mystery to most people. Let's get the urgency issues out of the way first. If your Check Engine light is flashing, that means that something is wrong that could cause engine damage. Naturally, you need to get that taken care of right away. If your check engine light is flashing, you shouldn't drive at high speeds, tow or haul heavy loads. Take it easy all the way to your Daytona Beach service center. If the light is glowing steadily, you should keep an eye on it for a day or two. If the light doesn't go off, schedule an appointment with your friendly and knowledgeable pros at Honest-1 Auto Care to get it checked out.Some more information on how the Check Engine light works may be helpful for Daytona Beach drivers. Most of your engine functions are controlled by a computer, not surpri ... read more

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Daytona Beach Vehicle

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Daytona Beach Vehicle

Daytona Beach drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in FL come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Daytona Beach area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system – called TPMS – consists of sensors on each wheel that measure tire pressure.If tire pressure drops 25 percent below the vehicle manufacture’s recommended pressure, the sensor sends a signal to a monitoring unit that causes a warning to light up on the dashboard. When drivers see the warning light, they know it's time to put some air in the tires.There are many benefits to people in Daytona Beach who drive with properly inflated tires. First is cost savings. Running at the correct air pressure improves fuel economy. Driving on underinflated tires is like driving through sand – it drags down your fuel economy. Drivers in Daytona Beach will also see longer, more even trea ... read more

ICE - In Case Of Emergency In Daytona Beach FL

ICE - In Case Of Emergency In Daytona Beach FL

When accidents occur in Daytona Beach, FL, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When FL police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove compartments, wallets, purses and cell phone directories, they waste precious time.In the unfortunate event that you are involved in an accident, you have people in the Daytona Beach, FL, area who you'll want to be contacted to arrange help, give consent to treatment and inform Daytona Beach paramedics of medical conditions, allergies or medications.A brilliantly simple solution is now spreading through Daytona Beach and around the globe: ICE. ICE – standing for In Case of Emergency – is a way to identify emergency contacts in your cell phone directory.Simply put 'ICE' before a contact name in your cell phone, like 'ICE – Dad,' 'ICE – Nanc ... read more