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Nitrogen Fill For Tires in Thousand Oaks CA

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 23rd, 2013 1:44pm

So, everyone in the Thousand Oaks CA area knows how great helium is – you know, party balloons, squeaky voices. But a lot of people around Thousand Oaks still haven't heard about the benefits of nitrogen in your tires, and how it can help your tires. Here's some great advice from AutoNetTV, brought to you by AskPatty.com, Inc. Nitrogen has actually been around for a long time in the Thousand Oaks CA commercial ...


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CA Balance: Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 3rd, 2012 10:43am

Everyone in the Los Angeles area wants our tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to maximize tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation. When wheels are out of balance, they wobble a bit. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. And they vibrate. To fix this, your service technician at AskPatty.com, Inc puts weights on your wheels to balance them out. If a front wheel is out of balance you’ll feel ...


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Women Weigh in on the Auto Industry

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jul 9th, 2012 12:00pm

  Participating in the Heels & Wheels all-women car industry event provided insights, feedback and networking with women working at automakers and media outlets that no other auto industry events provide. It was a refreshing change of pace listening to this group of leading automotive women exchange ideas, thought leadership and their expertise on the vehicles provided for test drives and the discussions during the ...


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Flats not Heels for this Test Driver

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 26th, 2012 11:52am

When we saw our old friend Jody DeVere at the recent female-focused driving event Heels & Wheels, it reminded us of how much we appreciate her “Spark Plug” nature. ... Read More!


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Heels & Wheels - Thought Leadership on Women Car Buyers

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 12th, 2012 10:47am

I was delighted to participate in the 2012 Heels & Wheels event which was formed to honor women as a major force in the automotive purchase decision. Heels & Wheels allows automotive women to gather and test drive vehicles in a female-only environment and offer some real-world testing. The aim is to garner input on vehicles as they directly affect women car buyers. I will be writing a series of reviews on each of my many ...


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Wheel Balancing

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 7th, 2012 11:21am

So you love our job, and your family life is great: You have achieved balance. But can you the same for your wheels? You can tell if your tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds. If one of the front tires is out, you feel the vibration in the steering wheel. If it's a back tire, you'll feel the vibration in your seat. Tires and wheels are pretty heavy. When a tire is mounted on a wheel, it is usually ...


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Tire Replacement: What san fransisco Drivers Need to Know

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 30th, 2012 10:18am

    />   Looking at getting some new tires? The choices at san fransisco tire stores can be a little overwhelming. Suppose you have an SUV and are trying to decide between all season tires or some that are also rated for off-highway. Do you get off the payment on the outskirts of san fransisco more than most? If so, some additional off-road traction would be nice. Maybe the real reason for wanting ...


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AskPatty.com, Inc Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 15th, 2012 1:38pm

    />   Welcome to the AskPatty.com, Inc blog. Today, let’s talk about the effect of tire tread depth on braking. When talking about stopping power, most of us san diego drivers tend to focus on our brakes. But our tires are where the rubber meets the road. So having good brakes isn’t enough. Safe san diego drivers need to have tires with enough traction to translate braking power into ...


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Wheel Bearings

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 17th, 2012 10:46am

Let me start by saying that your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. Did that get your attention? In this article we’ll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can keep them doing their very important job while you drive around los angeles CA. Come see us at: P.O. Box 6601 Thousand Oaks, CA 91359 Wheel bearings are pretty simple parts. They’re made of high quality steel and are engineered to ...


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Los Angeles Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 16th, 2011 1:04pm

    />   Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of Los Angeles folks driving around on under-inflated tires. Now, it’s hard to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your car tire’s considered significantly under inflated at 26 pounds. The tire may not look low until it gets below 20 pounds. New ...


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