: Brake Service

Time to Stop for New Brake Pads

If you've been having trouble stopping, it's time to get your braking system checked out. One of the last things you want to experience on your way to have a day of family fun is brake failure. And you’ve noticed recently that your brakes are a bit mushy and it’s taking longer to stop that…
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Memorial Day Is a Time for Celebration

And a chance to think about getting your vehicle in shape for the summer ahead. It’s Memorial Day, a time for honoring our veterans at ceremonies like the one scheduled at the State Capitol that kicks off with a band concert by VFW Post 1318. After that, lots of people like to celebrate the day with…
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Meet Our Expert in Hybrid, Electric Vehicles

Jack McDermott is a certified, award-winning technician who also fixes gas-powered vehicles. Jack McDermott is a native of Shullsburg. He has an associate degree in automotive technology from Southwest Tech in Fennimore. He worked for GM before he became Terry’s Car Care’s go-to  guy for hybrid cars, hybrid trucks and electric vehicles. He has more…
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Brake Fluid Tips and Myths

Why flush the brake fluid? Many Original Equipment Manufacturers require the brake fluid to be flushed every two years or 30,000 miles (whichever comes first), to keep the warranty in effect. Both the Car Care Council and The Motorist Assurance Program recommend this service as well. Brake fluid is hygroscopic. This means it absorbs water…
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