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Find a great deal on a used car here at Taggart Cars

Finding a used car dealership that offers transparency, haggle-free salespeople and high quality vehicles isn’t always an easy feat. This is why you can always count on Taggart Cars to offer you the best used car buying experience around, because we pride ourselves on delivering the best customer service and selection of used cars in the greater Cary area.

Our dealership is stocked with a wide and impressive selection of used vehicles, including popular makes and models that we know Cary, NC ar

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Schedule a summer service appointment for your vehicle today

With the warmer months finally upon us, more traveling is usually a given. When you're ready to hit the road for some memorable adventures with loved ones this season, make sure that your vehicle is running safely and smoothly with the help of our expert technicians here at Taggart Cars.

Our dealership is located in Cary, NC and we proudly offer area drivers the convenience and advantage of our onsite service and repair

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Schedule a summer service appointment for your vehicle today

With the warmer months finally upon us, more traveling is usually a given. When you're ready to hit the road for some memorable adventures with loved ones this season, make sure that your vehicle is running safely and smoothly with the help of our expert technicians here at Taggart Cars.

Our dealership is located in Cary, NC and we proudly offer area drivers the convenience and advantage of our onsite service and repair

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Choosing a Car Battery & Replacement


You should get a new car battery every five years if you are buying the best battery for the fitment of your vehicle. Car batteries die for all kinds of reasons, but you can prevent a car battery failure by getting a check every year. If you live in areas with extremely cold weather, you may deal with car batteries dying more often due to the loss of charge and electrons because of extreme temperatures.

Picking a new car battery depends on the make and model of your vehicle. You also want to make sure that you pick a high…
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How Important are Clean Engine & Cabin Air Filters


There are a number of cabin and engine air filters in your vehicle, and each has to be in peak condition in order to keep the air as clean as possible moving through your vehicle.

Passenger cabin air filters work to keep the treated air inside your vehicle as clean as possible. These little filters strip away the allergens, pollutants, and dust from the air, then allow only clean air to circulate inside the vehicle.

Engine air filters work to remove even more of the pollutants so that the cleanest possible air enters into the engine to help with the…
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Battery Maintenance in Extreme Weather

No one wants to be stranded on the road with a dead battery. Batteries don't last forever, though, and it's important to understand the impact that extreme temperatures can have on your battery. Before severe weather sets in, check your battery's condition.

Batteries can die in the winter because of a need for more power from the starter and accessories. The viscosity of the motor oil is thicker in extreme cold, which in turn causes the starter to need more power to turn the engine. The cold temperatures can also affect the actual power capacity of the…

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Dimming Headlights Is Not A Permanent Condition


If your car, truck, or SUV is beginning to age, then chances are that your have noticed your headlights begin to dim. This happens for many different reasons, so naturally there are many different cures to this ailment.

The most common reason that your headlights would dim is when the lenses on the plastic housings get fogged over due to age and sun damage. This can be fixed with different polishing compounds that are sold for this very specific purpose. The best remedy to this problem is really to just change them out completely.

Your bulbs are another area that…
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Avoid Blowouts With Proper Tire Pressure

An easy way to avoid a tire blowout is to make sure that your tires are properly inflated. The first step is to consult your owner's manual to find out what the recommended pressure is. Then, you can use a manual or digital gauge to see how much air is in your tires.

Your vehicle's computer may also be able to tell you how pressure in each tire. If a vehicle has a tire pressure monitoring system, the dashboard will illuminate when pressure is too low. Generally, it will show you what the pressure is, and you should…

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Tips for a Roadside Emergency


Breakdowns on the road do not come at convenient times and preparation in advance is the best way to prepare for the unwanted events. The goal of a driver in a roadside emergency situation is to keep themselves, passengers and vehicle safe until help arrives or you can carry out a fix.

Drivers in Cary, NC know that roadside incidents can occur at any time and that some basic accessories can save the moment. These items include safety warning devices like flares and reflective triangles, flashlights with red lights, and a quick tire inflation kit and sealer. It is a…
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Get to Know Your Brake Fluid

The lifeline of your car that helps keep you from being in an auto accident is the brakes. What a lot of drivers don’t realize is that there are many moving parts within the brake system of a vehicle, with one important piece being the brake fluid.

The brake fluid operates within the brake lines of your vehicle, performing as the signal runner from your brake pedal in your car to the brake pads on all four tires of your vehicle. 

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