3 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Follow This Blog

3 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Follow This Blog

By now you may have heard that Heritage Auto Repair is beginning a new blog and we simply aren’t ready for it. It seems these days like everyone has a blog with so-called “important information” that will bring “unbelievable amounts of value” to your life. If you’re anything like us, you know that such blogs are just silly. The fact is, everyone is going to experience problems with their life, jobs, family, and cars. The last thing you need is “field-specific experts” with an outside, unbiased, and even educated perspective telling you how to live your life. After all, if science has proven anything in the past hundred years it is that the best solution to problems is to avoid…
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What to Do When Your Check Engine Light Comes On

What should I do when my check engine light turns on Ten percent of all cars on the road have a Check Engine light on, and the drivers of half of these cars have ignored the light for more than three months, says Kristin Brocoff, a spokesperson for CarMD.com. It’s important to promptly address problems indicated by this signal. Ignoring them could later lead to larger, more costly repairs. The light may indicate a costly issue, like a bad catalytic converter. Or, it could mean something minor, such as a loose gas cap. In most cases, the best thing to do is to visit he car dealer a trained professional. At Heritage Auto Repair, they can diagnose and fix your problem. Here are…
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The Heritage Auto Repair Response to COVID-19

Heritage Auto Repair is OPEN in Meridian, Idaho during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to provide auto repairs and services, classified by Homeland Security as essential to transportation and infrastructure. The safety and welfare of our community, our team, and those we serve—our customers., is our priority. In response to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus, we have quickly taken steps to ensure our welfare, including revised procedures for cleaning and sanitation, handling customer’s vehicles, including keys, and how we handle transactions and payments. In direct response to the recent Social Distancing Order by Meridian Mayor Simison and Governor Brad Little’s Stay at Home Order, we are adding the following steps: Use our dropbox – Use our dropbox envelopes to indicate…
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Heritage Auto’s Tips for Winterizing your Vehicle

Heritage Auto’s Tips for Winterizing your Vehicle

It’s Beginning to Feel a Lot Like Christmas in Meridian, Idaho! Here in Meridian, Idaho, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.  Our annual Winter Lights Parade and Tree Lighting is this coming Friday.  This is always followed by the hustle and bustle of holiday events in Meridian that are saturated by love, togetherness and family that makes Meridian the charming community so many have come to love.  Don’t hesitate to join in Christmas in Meridian  events, such as shopping at our Twilight Christmas Market, mailing a letter at Santa’s Mailbox or an evening out at the Meridian Symphony Orchestra Christmas Concert.  The magic of Christmas is all around us. It’s Also Beginning to Snow! Just as the Winter Parade is…
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Gratitude – Fuel for the Soul

Gratitude – Fuel for the Soul

Holiday Chaos Go, Go, Go!  Are you being taken hostage by an endless to-do list for the sake of tradition, duty and other’s expectations?  Adrenaline propels us from one thing to another.  This causes our own weighty sense of  urgency to contract our shoulder muscles into knots of stress and furrow our brows in tension.  Uncontrolled waves of holiday demands crash without mercy and drown our hearts and minds.  Furthermore, this cruelty of chaos becomes a bad fuel for our soul, polluting our system until all sense of gratitude is lost.  However, we can repair this broken fuel problem on our Thanksgiving journey.  Pull the emergency brake and stop!  Pullover and take a breather to refocus! A Hero-Mechanic My husband,…
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