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What to Do When Fluid Leaks From a Car

The mission at Erie Auto Credit is to keep you informed about your vehicle and various issues that you could encounter. This makes it easier to spot and fix a problem before it becomes expensive to fix. One issue that you may encounter is liquid pooling underneath your vehicle.

To determine how serious the problem is, you have to first determine what type of fluid is leaking. In some cases, a puddle could be nothing more than rain build-up or snow melting in the garage after a drive through town on a relatively mild day.  

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How to Make Traveling with Pets as Safe as Possible

Traveling with your pet can be tons of fun as long as you’re taking every possible safety measure. The first experience your pet has while traveling can determine how he or she feels about traveling in the future. Allow the professionals at Erie Auto Credit to offer you some helpful tips on safely traveling with your pet.

  • If you have kids with you, don’t let them rough-house with the dog while traveling.
  • Keep the dog confined in the rear seat.
  • Do not allow the dog in the front seat or allow the dog to put his head out…
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Pickup Trucks - The Perfect Vehicle for All Drivers

When it comes to buying a new vehicle, we at Erie Auto Credit want you to be able to make an informed decision. If you’re considering buying a pickup truck, we’re here to give you all the facts you need on pickup trucks. If sales are any indication, pickup trucks are fast becoming the new family car.

Pickup trucks are the perfect vehicle for all drivers. More adults are choosing to buy pickup trucks for their daily transportation, and there is nothing teen drivers like more than getting behind the wheel of a new truck and showing it…

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How to Find a Good Auto Mechanic for Your Vehicle

You are about to take your car to a mechanic, and you might be afraid of getting cheated. Fortunately, we at Erie Auto Credit have a few tips that you can follow in order to make sure that you are getting a good deal on your vehicle's service.

The first thing you need to know is your vehicle. You have to know the components and the different issues that can come as a result of letting one component wear out. This can help you figure out the type of service you are going to need for your vehicle and…

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Improving Your Credit Score

Your credit score is a very important number that will determine whether or not you can get a loan for a new vehicle. We here at Erie Auto Credit do everything that we can to secure funding for you. There are times when your credit score is just too low. We have some tips on how you can get your number back up. Let's take a closer look:

  • Be sure to stick to a schedule when it comes to paying your credit card bill. Get it paid off before the balance is due.
  • Don't accrue a lot of…
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Learn About the Advantages of Tonneau Covers

With your pickup truck, one thing that you might be thinking about is a tonneau (truck bed) cover. There are a ton of advantages that come with this type of cover as it depends on the variety that you use. You can save yourself a lot of trouble when you cover your truck bed.

If you have a fold-up and roll up tonneau cover, they can be locked. This makes it easier for you to protect the items that you have in your truck bed. Other types of covers that can't be locked might only slow down the process…

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Tips on How to Properly Install Your Child's Safety Seat

Although caregivers take great caution to keep their children protected when riding in a vehicle, many do not know how to properly install a safety seat. At Erie Auto Credit in Erie, PA, one of our goals is to help you keep your child safe. Read our content below to learn how to properly install your child's car seat for optimal safety.

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Avoiding the Scary Hydroplaning Experience

There is one issue that you should look out for, especially on rainy days. This issue is called hydroplaning. This is where water gets between the tires and the road. This results in the vehicle losing control and sliding. This is a very stressful thing to have happen to you while you are on the road. Fortunately, there are ways to avoid this.

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Reasons to Consider a Dash Cam

Regardless of the type of vehicle you drive in Eerie, having a dash cam recording everything going on in front of your car could serve many purposes. From finding the person who ran into your car in a parking garage to backing up your story if you've been involved in an accident, there are many reasons to install one.

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