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Distracted Drivers in Minnesota

Distracted Drivers in Minnesota

Between 2013 and 2018 there were 60,000 accidents due to distracted driving in Minnesota alone. That statistic accounts for a whopping one in five accidents. Distracted driving contributes to an average of 45 deaths a year, but even for those lucky to survive the...

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Why Wheel Alignment is Important on Your Car?

Why Wheel Alignment is Important on Your Car?

There are many aspects to keeping your car running smoothly. One of those is your wheel alignment. You may be thinking, that’s great, what’s that? Well, alignment is an adjustment of your vehicle’s suspension, which is what connects your tires to your vehicle. This...

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Avoiding Dings and Dents in Minnesota Parking Lots

Avoiding Dings and Dents in Minnesota Parking Lots

As spring starts to come forward in the Twin Cities, more and more people will be out and about. That means parking lots will be fuller and there could be potential dings and dents to your car. If you have an older car that you don’t care about, it might not concern...

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Frequently Asked Collision Repair Questions

Frequently Asked Collision Repair Questions

Heritage Auto Body has been in business in Coon Rapids, Minnesota for a long time. We’re always happy to help our customers in whatever way they need us and one way we offer help is by answering your questions about the collision industry or collision repair while...

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Avoiding Road Debris in Anoka County Minnesota

Avoiding Road Debris in Anoka County Minnesota

Things happen out on the road all the time, leaving unwanted debris strewn about the road. Truck tires blow out and scatter giant chunks of rubber tire all over the highway. An accident occured and there are remnants left behind. Some menacing-looking piece of garbage...

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Tips for Getting Better Gas Mileage

Tips for Getting Better Gas Mileage

Who doesn’t like saving a little money? Especially when it’s something that is easily within your grasp. Trying to reduce our gas mileage is something we can all do.  So the next time you are out and about, think about some of these tips to help you save some cash....

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Negotiating A Total Loss With Your Insurance

Negotiating A Total Loss With Your Insurance

We can’t always help what situations we end up in, no matter how hard we try. Sometimes, we get into a car accident and our vehicle isn’t repairable. If your vehicle is one of the unfortunate ones that does total out, there are steps you can take to ensure you’re...

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What To Do If You Hit a Deer While Driving

What To Do If You Hit a Deer While Driving

For those in our region, hitting a deer with your car is very common throughout the year. You may not know what to do if you ever happen to find yourself in that situation. This type of accident can be quite scary and you might feel a bit frazzled, so let’s go through...

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Has Someone Hit Your Parked Car

Has Someone Hit Your Parked Car

Did you just notice that someone dented your car while you had it parked in a parking lot or on the street? Or even worse, someone hit your parked car causing more damage than just a dent. So what do you do now? The first thing you want to do is call the police. They...

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