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Steps to becoming a driver with hand controls.

1.  Start with your physician to diagnose your problem/need.  They will recommend either an occupational therapist (OT) or a Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (CDRS). 2.  The OT or CDRS will evaluate your skills and determine which type of hand controls … Continue reading

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When Scheduling an appointment for your vehicle

When scheduling an appointment for your vehicle please have the following information available. Brand,  Make, Model and year of your vehicle. Date of last service. Detailed Description of any problems. Such as: Ramp folds in door does not shut The … Continue reading

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Know your equipment, Brand, Model and year

Know your equipment .  Examples may include

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Refresh your memory on back up procedures in your owners manual

As your vehicle ages refresh your memory on back up procedures

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Outside Scooter Lifts & Vehicle lifts-Never leave down

Some clients have left their Outside Scooter Lifts or Vehicle lifts  down during a quick trip to the store . Unfortunately some have been damaged by drivers not seeing that the lift was down and destroyed the lift.

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Why should I keep my door tracks clean?

Because their is a bottom roller on the door and if it is obstructed during its travel it may cause damage to the door. We have found odd things such as legos, army men, pens, socks, and mostly rocks that … Continue reading

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Don’t let your vehicle sit for more than three or four days without starting

Your  vehicle runs on a 12 volt battery and sitting for long periods can cause lift or equipment failure.  Consistent usage is good for lubrication of your vehicles moving parts  and charging your battery

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Maintenance Recommendation

Maintenance is recommended for your vehicle every six months. This would include: Vehicle modifications such as ramps, scooter lifts, straps, battery connections.  Just give us a call and set up an appointment.

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Save your Owners Manual

Save your Owners Manual and keep it in your vehicle for future reference. There is a large amount of critical information enclosed in this booklet. Information such as Emergency procedures on getting out of the van. Maintenance Procedures.

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