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.

How to Consistently Winterize Your Car

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Winterizing your car is a normal task throughout much of the United States, but winterizing in Alaska is a necessity. Harsh winters and cold temperatures that tend to persist throughout the year can take a toll on your vehicle. At Pearson Auto, we want you to be ready for any situation, and we have a few tips for winterizing your vehicle and preparing for intense weather conditions.

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 “check in” with your vehicle and ensure it’s running properly.

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 for assistance at any time.