Do I Need New Brakes?

Your brakes are one of the most important components of your car. Without properly functioning brakes, you risk getting into an accident. It can be hard to gauge when exactly you need to replace your brakes. But use your five senses to look for these signs that it’s time to have them replaced with new […]

Winterizing Your Car or Truck for a Long Winter

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Winter is almost here, is your car or truck ready to go? The winter months can be harsh on your vehicle, but you can make things easier by performing a few preventative measures on your vehicle. Taking some time today, we wanted to talk about some of these measures you can perform to help your vehicle get through the season.

Why is My Car Not Starting?

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No time is ever the right time for your car to break down, and you never realize how important your car is until it’s not working. There are plenty of potential reasons why a car won’t start. Whether you’re currently sitting in a car that won’t start or preparing for a worst-case scenario, check out these top reasons why a car won’t start. 

5 Ways We Winterize Your Car

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It may be the middle of the summer but here at Pearson Auto, we’re always thinking ahead. With Alaska’s brutal winters, you have to make sure that your car is ready to handle the tough winter conditions. Pearson Auto is here to help you winterize your car.

Why You Need All-Terrain Tires

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In Alaska, the terrain changes quite often. People love living in the Fairbanks area because they can enjoy the amenities of the city while adventuring in the wilderness every weekend. Some roads in Alaska change from smooth tarmac to rough, cracked ground. You might drive off-road, or you might need to drive up gravel or dirt paths to reach the homes or businesses you wish to visit. 

Maintenance Tips for Long-Distance Driving

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Driving long distances is a part of living in Alaska. They say everything’s bigger in Texas, but we know everything is really big in Alaska. When you drive long distances, there are a few things you can do to keep your vehicle in good condition, and preparing for every trip is a simple way to […]

Your Top 5 Car Maintenance Needs

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At Pearson Auto, we are dedicated to the functionality of your vehicle and the joy of driving. Drivers in Fairbanks have five major maintenance needs that we believe are most important to both your safety and the overall condition of your vehicle. Review each of these maintenance tips and reach out to our ASE-certified technicians […]