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Our Name May Be Changing, But Everything You Love Is Still the Same

A name carries with it a lot of meaning.

You’ve come to associate Park Auto Group with quality service and a commitment to our customers.

In 2018, the “Park Auto Group” name will be transitioning to “Serra Auto Park.”

We want to explain why this shift is happening now and what won’t be changing.

Serra Automotive has actually owned Park Auto Group since 2012, along with 25 other locations across the country.

These other thriving locations are already operating under the Serra name and – for the sake of unity, clarity, and simplicity – it’s time for Park Auto…

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Does Your New Year’s Resolution Include Car Care? It Should!



 Your new year may be starting off with a list of resolutions.

Maybe you want to shed a few pounds or you’re determined to build your savings account.

If you’re hit and miss with maintaining your vehicle, this task should move to the top of your list.

Here’s a handy guide to help you know what you should be keeping up with.

The first rule
No matter what you may have heard…
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The History of New Year’s Traditions



There are some activities that are synonymous with the New Year’s holiday.

Champagne, the ball dropping in New York City, and maybe even a smooch when the clock strikes 12.

Have you ever wondered where the celebration of the new year began?

Let’s get our history on.

Party like it’s 1999 (B.C.)
The first New Year’s Eve celebration of record took place in Mesopotamia in 2000 B.C.

Mid-March was…
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2018 New Car Models to Get Excited About?




It’s always exciting when it’s time for the new year’s car models to make their debut.

What will the latest gadgets be? Will your favorite model get a body-style upgrade?

Here’s what you can expect to see with the new 2018 automobiles.

Greater horsepower
Many of the new models will have some serious get-up-and-go.

Take a look at this list of vehicles that are getting a major horsepower boost for 2018…
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Fender-Bender? Don’t Assume Your Car’s Okay



Accidents happen.

What seems like a minor fender-bender can do more damage to your vehicle than you realize.

If you’re involved in what seems like a “little” crash, keep your eyes and ears open for unseen issues that may be signs that your vehicle was more damaged than you thought.

These are the symptoms you should be on the lookout for.

Diminished battery life
The impact of your accident may have shaken the battery…
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Here’s What You Need to Know About Car Care Month



October has been designated as Car Care Month.

What’s it all about?

The shift from summer to fall is the ideal time to remind you and other vehicle owners that the change in weather means it’s time to give your car a checkup.

You want to make sure your vehicle is safe for you and the precious cargo you carry, and you want to be positive that your car is running as efficiently…
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Great Ideas for “Celebrating” Car Care Month



October is Car Care Month.

Why, October, you may wonder?

The changing temperatures necessitate some attention for your vehicle.

Are you down with the idea of scheduling some routine maintenance but not sure what you should have done?

You’re in luck because we’ve got some ideas to help you out.

Check fluid levels
You probably know that your car has a lot of fluids.

Any of them needing a change can throw off…
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