Is It a Good Idea to Donate that Old Car to Charity?

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Is It a Good Idea to Donate that Old Car to Charity?

Selling an old car can be a real hassle. Classified ads can be ineffective, and online ads can be risky. Many people are reluctant to invite strangers to their homes, and that can make selling a used car even more difficult. At 1stCertified Collision Center, we’re often asked this exact question, so we did a […]

Tips for First-Time Car Buyers

Whether it’s your first car or your 15th, the process of buying a car is pretty much the same every time. The biggest factor that could change this process, however, is your credit. At 1stCertified Collision Center, we know from personal experience that lenders like to see buyers with solid credit backgrounds, and a history […]

5 Best Cars for Dog Owners

In this country, there are an estimated 78.2 million dog owners and the car manufacturers have responded with innovative designs and features to make chauffeuring canine family members a lot more practical and convenient.  Here are the top five vehicles for dogs and their owners, brought to you by the dog loving folks at 1stCertified Collision […]

So, What Exactly is I-CAR?

You just walked into a body shop and you’re obviously not in a wonderful mood, because you got into a car accident and that’s never fun. Now you have a lot of details to deal with and finding the right body shop for you is one of them. You look on the wall in the […]

Five Important Questions to Ask Any Body Shop

  If you’re going to a body shop, it means one of two things—you either caused an accident or were the victim of one, which means that you’re likely 1.) Upset and angry or 2.) Frustrated or embarrassed. But, don’t fret—accidents happen every day and no one is perfect. That’s why we have body shops […]

10 Fascinating Factoids About The Ford Mustang

In 1961, Lee Iacocca, the VP and General Manager of Ford Division imagined a car that would seat four people comfortably in bucket seats with a floor-mounted shifter and a sporty look. He also made sure that it had to be no longer than 180 inches while weighing less than 2,500 pounds and Iacocca’s target […]

Potholes Can Get Your Car in a Rut

Here at 1stCertified Collision Center, we often get cars in our shop that have been damaged due to potholes or where collisions were ultimately caused by potholes, so it’s a serious problem here and nationwide. If you’ve ever encountered a serious pothole while driving, then you know what we’re talking about. In most cases, drivers […]

Is Premium Gas Better than Regular?

Some people with expensive luxury cars or muscle cars that want that extra power say that premium gasoline is the best way to go. But at 1stCertified Collision Centers, we want to tell you that this is a bogus claim and for many years people Southern CA and throughout the world have been spending too much […]

Read This and Don’t Be Another Car Vandalism Victim!!

In large cities and even in tiny towns, car vandalism is at an all-time high. If you’ve ever had your car keyed, broken into or vandalized, you’re mad and probably focusing on a way to prevent another occurrence in the future. The sad fact is that most vandals are rarely caught and that’s why so […]

Studies Claim Parents Cause Much of their Kids’ Distracted Driving

Talking or texting on a cell phone while on the road is called distracted driving and something that every parent should discuss in-depth with their teenage drivers. But now a new study about teenagers behind the wheel shows that in many cases, their own parents are driving them to distraction. Can you believe it–parents are […]

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