Back to School

Get Ready for Back to School

Did you hear that? It’s the sound of alarm clocks being set for the first day of school! Summer break is over and it’s time to grab the backpacks and ship them off to school. Here are some tips to help you have a smooth send off! Get Ready the Night Before The night before

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Vehicle Noises: Listening to Your Car While Driving

Have you heard any strange and unfamiliar vehicle noises coming from your car recently? Rattling, grinding, buzzing, squealing, whistling. These are some of the many different warning sounds that will let you know it is time to take your car in for a tune up. Don’t let these noises take you by surprise! Here are

In the News!

Cardinal Plaza Shell strives to provide our community with complete auto repair, maintenance, and care. However, it is not just about vehicle repair. It is also about our customers, employees, and community. We not only treat our employees like family but our customers as well. We have worked hard to foster a great relationship within

5 Steps to Getting the Most out of Your Tires

When it comes to tires, sometimes we forget just how important they are. Here in the mid-atlantic, we’re lucky to get to fully experience all four seasons! Now that summer is over, it’s time to get your car ready for fall and winter! While you should get your entire car inspecting following your summer of


Is It Time For Your Virginia State Inspection?

Here in Virginia, we’re no strangers to state safety inspections. In fact, VA is one of only 12 states in the country that mandate an annual state inspection. Are you new to VA or wondering what the difference is between the safety inspection and emissions testing? Look no further! New to Virginia? Welcome! We hope