How To Protect Your Vehicle From Brine, Road Salt DamageMaybe you wait in line for a car wash simply so your car or truck looks better. But auto mechanics say during the winter months, it's actually a necessity. "We go through times like recently where we have small snow and they're throwing lots of salt out," mechanic Paul Hagen said.
Good Question: How Often Should We Start Cold Cars?On Monday, AAA and mechanics across the Twin Cities were flooded with calls from people whose car batteries had died. So, that had Jeff from Minneapolis and Kristen from Cottage Grove wondering: How often should we start our cars when it’s this cold? Paul Hagen, owner of Hagen’s Auto Body, says cars are made very differently from twenty years ago, making them more likely to start in the cold.
As Anniversary Looms, MN Family Mourns Girl Killed In NewtownSaturday marks the one-year anniversary of the horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown Conn. Twenty children and 6 adults were killed. Paul Hagan of Minneapolis lost his niece and told WCCO's Dave Lee today the family is still recovering.
Why You Don’t Want A Fender Bender In WinterWith this ice and extreme cold come a few fender benders
Acts Of Kindness: From Orono, To NewtownAs expected, it’s still too hard for Joann Bacon to open up to the press about her daughter. Her brother, Paul Hagen of Minneapolis, says it’s a slow healing process.
Tires Really Matter When It Comes To Winter DrivingThis weekend's snow was a rude awakening for many drivers. And lots of people will find themselves in body shops in the coming days.