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Monthly Archives: March 2013

8 Amazing Automotive Facts!

8 Amazing Automotive Facts!

It’s the beginning of spring and the end of March – and the first quarter of the year! Where is all of the time going? We’ve been busy and working hard here at Modesti’s Car Care Center, so why don’t we take a little break and share some fun and amazing automotive facts for your enjoyment. April Fool’s Day is right around the corner, but these eight automotive facts are no joke! 1. Leonardo da Vinci designed the first car. The first working automobiles didn’t come out until the late 1800s, but in 1478 Leonard da Vinci sketched drawings for a self-propelled vehicle. 2. Lamborghini used to manufacture tractors. When Lamborghini was founded in 1963, it first built tractors for several years. The owner of Lamborghini drove a Ferrari, but was having trouble with his clutch, so he decided to start manufacturing cars instead of tractors. 3. We spend two weeks waiting at traffic lights. On average, we spend at least two weeks of our entire lives ... read more

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Interesting!

Heat is Hard: Tips to Care for Your Car Battery This Summer

Heat is Hard: Tips to Care for Your Car Battery This Summer You’ve made the conscious decision to drive a hybrid vehicle or an electric car to help the environment and save on gas money, but now it’s time for you to decide who is going to keep your automobile running its best! Not every auto repair shop in Culver City, CA is equipped or prepared to handle hybrid repairs and hybrid services, but Modesti’s Car Care Center is. At Modesti’s Car Care Center, we recognize the value that electric cars and hybrid cars have when it comes to preserving our earth, and appreciate you for being a hybrid drivers and helping to reduce harmful vehicle emissions. That’s why we are a full-service hybrid repair and hybrid service center in Culver City, CA! We have been providing reliable auto repair in Culver City since 1972, and our talented auto mechanics are ASE Certified Technicians who are specially trained to work on all makes and models of electric ca ... read more

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Auto Maintenance
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