Ignorance isn’t bliss when it comes to car problems—they can be costly and dangerous. Steer clear of car problems down the road by taking action if you experience these six cautionary signs. Follow the links to learn more about each one.

The Bottom Line

Taking your vehicle to the shop for routine maintenance, such as an oil change or tire rotation, is one of the best ways to prevent it from breaking down on the road, but that alone isn’t enough to ensure a vehicle won’t ever break down. Having it periodically inspected by a certified technician helps identify problems before they stop you in your tracks.

Get Trustworthy Service

At AAA Approved Auto Repair facilities, members get a free multipoint vehicle maintenance inspection upon request and a 10% discount (save up to $50) off labor on regular-priced services. Plus, repairs are backed by a 24-month/24,000-mile warranty.

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