Vehicles Under $5,000 for Your Teen – Part 1

With summertime approaching, many teens are gearing up to follow an American rite-of-passage and get their first driver license. Of course, once a teen...

NHTSA Airbag Investigation – What You Need To Know

What Happened? A German parts company called TRW Automotive manufactured a potentially faulty airbag control unit, according to the USDOT’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration....

How to Find Factory Recommended Maintenance Schedules When Your Owner’s Manual is Missing –...

There’s a Forum for That! One of the cool things about owning a car in the era of internet is that millions of others just...

How to Find Factory Recommended Maintenance Schedules When Your Owner’s Manual is Missing –...

If you’ve been in the market for a used car or currently own one, you know that sometimes what you get isn't complete. Floormats...

The Four Dollar Amounts You Need to Know for Your State Inspection – Part...

$30.00 - Safety and Emissions Test - This is likely what you’re getting. Currently, this applies to vehicles built from 1996-2016, and vehicles built...

The Four Dollar Amounts You Need to Know for Your State Inspection – Part...

State Inspections are one of the quickest services you can receive at an auto shop. You’re in and out somewhere around 10 to 30...

Clean Your Car Right

Spring is here! Blue skies, green grass and… green cars. Pollen is everywhere, including the inside of your car. That’s not even mentioning all...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Part 5

Lastly, let's look at extended mileage oils. Perhaps you’ve seen the Mobil 1 advertisement on TV where a tiny Kevin Harvick stands on top...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Pt. 4

Let’s start with the most common debate - conventional and synthetic. Conventional oil is dinosaur oil. This is the stuff found in the ground...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Part 3

Miss the other parts of this story? Head over to minthilltimes.com for the entire history of The Car Care Corner. So why does your owner's...

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Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce Announces Scholarship Winners

Mint Hill, NC: The Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of this year's Chamber sponsored scholarships. Four students, who...

How to Stay Safe During the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend

Tips for swimming, hiking, and picnics The Memorial Day holiday weekend marks the unofficial beginning of summer, and many people will venture outside to pools,...

Mint Hill Events Cancelled Through August

Including Mint Hill Madness and Family Fun Nights. It is with a heavy heart that we announce the cancellation of Mint Hill Madness and Family...
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Mint Hill’s Retailers Adjust to Better Serve Clients

MINT HILL, NC - On Tuesday, May 5, Governor Cooper signed Executive Order No. 138.  Effective as of 5:00 pm on Friday, May 8,...

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If you are like me, you used “Shelter in Place” to catch up on your “Honey Do” projects. I raked leaves, spread mulch, cleaned and...

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Mint Hill’s Retailers Adjust to Better Serve Clients

MINT HILL, NC - On Tuesday, May 5, Governor Cooper signed Executive Order No. 138.  Effective as of 5:00 pm on Friday, May 8,...

Mint Hill Farmer’s Market Season Opening A Success

MINT HILL, NC - Saturday, May 16th was opening day for the Mint Hill Farmer’s Market! “We had a lot of great people stopping by,...

Independence Air Force JROTC Earns Distinguished Unit Award

MINT HILL, NC - The NC-022 Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School was recently selected as one of the 387 units at...

Bain Elementary Honors Teachers with Neighborhood Parade

MINT HILL, NC - To honor teachers, and all of their hard work, during Teacher Appreciation Week, Bain Elementary School held a teacher parade...

Queen’s Grant High School Installs Germicidal Ultraviolet Light System

MINT HILL, NC - In preparation for a potential second COVID-19 outbreak when school reopens in the Fall, Queen's Grant High School has installed...
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