6802 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, VA 24019
540-278-1200

Auto Repair for Summer Travel

September 16th, 2014

auto repair roanoke vaBags are packed: sunscreen, bathing-suits, beach towels and bologna sandwiches, sounds like everything is ready for summer travel and fun in the sun. In the hustle and bustle of road trips and summer travel often drivers forget some of the most important road-trip essentials are auto repair and tire services. When planning cross-country excursions never ignore or neglect existing auto repairs and needed preventative maintenance. Use these auto repair and tire maintenance tips in combination with services from Star City Tire in Roanoke, VA for vehicle safety to travel through summer.

Tire Maintenance: Hot summer weather and sporadic weather conditions can cause irregular tire damage and wear. Before leaving for a trip consult Roanoke, VA’s first choice for tire services at Star City T ...[more]

  Posted in: Auto Repair 101

Back-to-School Auto Repair

September 1st, 2014

auto repair tires roanoke vaStudents of all ages from Pre-K to college are preparing to make their way back-to-school with organized notebooks and planners fully marked with Fall festivities. However, most students often forget one of the most important back-to-school preparations is proper auto repair and tire services. Students anticipating lengthy back-to-school travel or frequent commutes in Roanoke, VA contact technicians of Star City Tire for helpful auto repair and tire advice for any vehicle. Proudly community oriented with Roanoke, VA roots as trusted mechanics from their locally owned and operated auto repair shop, Star City Tire welcomes customers to schedule vehicle inspections to begin their school year at peak vehicle performance.

Staying current with scheduled auto repair and tire services will not only promote vehicle ...[more]

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Protect Your Windshield This Spring - Star City Tire

April 26th, 2013

Windshield RepairThis spring, be aware of the seasonal changes that can impact or damage your windshield. Windshield replacement can become costly, and sometimes the damage cannot be repaired. Driving with a broken, cracked, or chipped windshield can obscure visibility and can even cause a traffic citation in some areas. Cracks and chips can spread quickly if left unattended and may require a full replacement for the best safety on your vehicle.

Chips or stars caused by rocks can often remain unnoticed until they begin to spread. During the spring, snow and ice melt, bringing more small rocks into the roadways with the runoff, causing hazardous rock spray. Driving too closely behind heavy trucks or larger vehicles that can flip up rocks behind them can cause a windshield to be repeatedly hit by flying deb ...[more]

  Posted in: Tires 101