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Welcome to OKC Auto Work’s collection of auto related topics and information relevant to vehicle safety, auto maintenance, collision repair, and other car & truck info. If you don’t see any articles about automobile things that would be interesting or helpful to you, please message us and let us know what you would like to read more about and we will see what we can do to include it.

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Cold Weather and Tires

Winters in Oklahoma can be so finicky. One day its freezing cold; the next day its almost hot. Just two days ago we saw snow that closed schools and caused many businesses to open late, followed by a beautiful, warm, sunshiny day that quickly erased any evidence of a winter wonderland. Its this manic weather...
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Top 10 car warning lights you should not ignore

Top Ten Car Warning Lights You Shouldn’t Ignore

Car warning lights often come at the worst times. You’re late for work, or school, or an appointment; you’re in a hurry, have to pick up the kids, or meet a friend. STOP. Ignoring a car warning light can cost hundreds of dollars in repairs. Wouldn’t it be smarter to just drive into your friendly...
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HALLOWEEN SAFETY, Halloween OKC, driving tips for Halloween safety

Halloween Safety Tips

Whether you are trick or treating or attending a party, there are Halloween safety tips that apply to you. Trick or treating is fun but only if everyone stays safe, and the same applies for party goers. Follow these simple safety tips to insure everyone has fun and stays safe. For Trick or Treaters (and...
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SAVE MONEY ON AUTO RELATED EXPENSES WITH OKC AUTO WORKS

How to save money on auto expenses

October is National Savings Month. While we would not purport ourselves to be financial experts, we do have some tips that can help you save money with respect to your vehicle. These 5 suggestions will help you save money & help you keep your vehicle running longer: Practice prevention. Minor maintenance now can fend off...
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how to read an auto body estimate

How to read an auto body estimate

Our estimators try to take their time and explain the estimates that they write for customers, but even so, we know from experience often customers can still be confused. This especially may be the case when they show the estimate to someone else and try to reexplain what they were told. The average person in...
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avoid parking lot accidents by following parking lot safety and etiquette

Parking Lot Safety & Etiquette

The fall season, with the return of the school year and football games, is the perfect time to think about parking lot safety and etiquette (or what we like to call a guide on how to avoid becoming a statistic by causing a parking lot accident). You can’t ever be too safe or too polite,...
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You Have Just Been Involved in an Auto Accident – Now What?

If you have been fortunate enough to never be in an auto accident than you probably are not sure of what needs to be done immediately following a crash. Heck, even if you have been in a wreck before that doesn’t mean you will necessarily remember what to do when such happens while you are...
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5 Ways to Increase Your Vehicle’s Fuel Efficiency

With Memorial Day weekend just here and summer not far behind this is normally the time of year people are gearing up for weekend getaways and vacation travel destinations. This year with gas prices at an all-time high and looming threats of even more dramatic climbs, one wonders how this will affect everyone’s usual summer...
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how to mitigate hail storm damages to your vehicle

Oh Hail! Is it hail storm time of year again…already?

Oh hail is right! It is indeed that time of year once again in the great State of Oklahoma where the wind really does come sweeping down the plain…sometimes carrying huge ball of ice made ready to destroy our homes and vehicles! Typically hail season begins as early as March but May is generally considered...
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