Is it Time for New Tires?

June 30th, 2014
Your tires are the only part of your vehicle that come into physical contact with the road, making proper tire maintenance a crucial element of driver safety. With the ability to stop, start, and transport us wherever we wish to go, having well maintained tires can mean the difference between a pleasant Sunday drive and a Sunday spent in the shop. There are three crucial components to consider when deciding if it is time to replace your tires: your normal driving conditions, tread wear, and the age of your tires.
 
Weather conditions can be a major effect on the longevity of any tire. Tires used in more strenuous environments, such as areas with extreme temperature changes, can wear down much faster than tires used in more neutral climates. Inspect your tires for cracking, and other exte ...[more]
  Posted in: Tire 101

Hometown News - Read All About It!

June 18th, 2014

10/3/2013 Champion of Service Awarded to Hometown Tire Pros!

Chanpion Service Award

What a surprise when the Chamber Greeters stopped by to present us this award. It has truly been a great year for Hometown Tire Pros - Ruidoso, NM. Thank you to all our customers, fans, friends, family and of course the Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce for your support.

From the Chamber of Commerce:

Hometown Tire Pros - Ruidoso, NM was presented the Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce Member of the Month Award for their outstanding Customer Service. They were nominated by 3 different people for going out of their way to take care of vehicles when the customers were in dire straits! Congratulations for the well deserved Honor that this Award represents! They are setting a very high standard of care! ...[more]

  Tags: tires, auto repair
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Website Launch Announcement: Hometown Tire Pros Launches New Site

June 18th, 2014

Hometown Tire Pros is excited to announce the launch of its new website. The site features a fresh look, easy navigation and more focus on what the customer needs.

The new site offers inventory listings with pictures and specs. You can search a variety of ways including by vehicle and size. With the addition of our blog, we are able to help inform and educate our customers on important tire and service information.

We invite you to visit our new website today.

  Tags: tires, auto repair
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Keep Your Cool This Summer

June 18th, 2014

Before the blazing sun of summer leaves you sweating and feverishly rolling down the windows, consult a mechanic to inspect your air conditioning system for leaks, cracks or other malfunctions. There is no greater summertime discomfort than peeling yourself out of a scorching vehicle. Beat the heat with air conditioning repair. Like most auto repair an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of good. Never allow a tiny problem turn into a disaster; as a minor air conditioning repair is often relatively quick and inexpensive, while a larger fix may not be.

As the air conditioning system in a vehicle ages, constant check-ups and addressing small problems will save both time and money in the future. If the air conditioning system in a vehicle is not offering the cooling power it once did, there are several preventative measures which can be take ...[more]

  Posted in: Auto Repair 101

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