Important Tips to know about the Spare Tire

The spare tire is an important part of the vehicle, and often times it is one of the most overlooked parts. The spare tire is essential in order to help you reach your destination if a regular tire goes flat unexpectedly. There are some tips and things to know about the spare tire so you can be well prepared for if you might have to use it. It is also important to go to regularly scheduled maintenances. This way we can inspect parts and components of the vehicle and notice if there is any wear to them. If there is an issue, the problem can be fixed before a larger issue can form. If you are unsure of when regular maintenances should be done, make sure to contact us. We can help to set up a schedule that works for you and your vehicle. read more

Tips for Maintenance with your Vehicle

Maintaining the vehicle is the most important thing you can do. Since owning a vehicle is one of the biggest investments you will make, it makes sense to keep it running the best it can. Follow the maintenance schedule based on the manufacturer. They designed the vehicle and will know how long each part or component should go until it needs inspection. If you ever notice any odd noises or sounds coming from the vehicle, make sure to bring the vehicle in as soon as possible. This is important because an inspection at the first sign of an issue can help reduce the chance of a larger problem forming in the future. If you are unsure how often to bring your vehicle in, contact us and we can help to recommend a schedule. This can help to provide the best quality safety for your vehicle again. read more

5 Reasons to have the Oil Changed

Bringing your vehicle in for recommended oil changes is one of the easiest things you can do. This helps to extend the life of the vehicle, as well as saving you money from costly repair bills. Oil changes are necessary to help keep the vehicle running smoothly and efficiently. We can change the oil for you when recommended, and we can also look at the oil filter. The oil filter is important because it can filter out pollutants, contaminants, and other debris. It will then allow the clean oil to filter through to parts of your engine to help it run effectively. We can help to look for signs of abnormal wear and tear to the vehicle as well. read more

Having the Oil Changed is Important for your Vehicle

One of the most important, but also most forgotten maintenance tasks to do is to have the oil changed in the vehicle. The oil is a quick and inexpensive task to complete for the vehicle. If an oil change is ignored, it can do possible damage to the engine of the vehicle. If you are unsure of when the oil should be changed, we can help advise you a schedule that can work for you and your vehicle. Other maintenances should not be ignored either. Having the tires balanced, aligned, or rotated should be done based on a schedule as well. These tasks can help for the tires to last as long as possible, and helps the tires to wear correctly. read more

Driving Safe on the Roads

Make sure you drive with care and caution when traveling. This can help provide safety for you and those around you. It is also important to bring your vehicle in for the recommended maintenances it needs. If you are unsure of what maintenance needs to be done at what interval, we can help set up a schedule for you. We can inspect the parts and components to see if anything needs replacing. If you notice an issue with your vehicle at any time, make sure to bring it in as soon as possible. By doing so, you can help prevent further issues from forming, as well as a costly repair bill. This can help increase your safety when you drive. read more

When inspecting the tires, do not forget about the spare

Every vehicle can be equipped with a spare tire, no matter what the make or model is. If the spare tire is lost or damaged, it is important to have it repaired as soon as possible. Spare tires are usually forgotten about until something happens and they are needed. It is recommended to keep the spare tire in as good of condition as possible. This is because you can rest assured that the spare tire can be used incase a regular tire goes flat when you are driving. Inspecting the spare tire regularly is the most important thing you can do.  read more

Tips for driving this winter

To help keep your vehicle operating the best it can, make sure you bring it in for regular scheduled maintenances. This way we can inspect it over to help ensure all parts are in good working condition. If anything is worn or damaged, it can be replaced in a timely manor. Make sure to have small issues fixed as soon as possible. This can help reduce the chance for a larger issue and costly repair bill. There are also some things you can inspect on the vehicle regularly to ensure they are in good condition. read more

Reasons why your vehicle might be hard to start

With colder mornings, you may start to notice the vehicle becoming difficult to start. This is especially true if you park your vehicle outdoors in the open air. The cold temperatures can affect your vehicle in different ways. The fuel tank may start to get condensation in it, which will make it difficult to start. The oil may also slow down and become think, which will be slow to get to the engine. You can always bring your vehicle in between maintenance inspections so we can examine it over. We will inspect the battery to help ensure it is running at an efficient capacity. read more

What to notice if you need new Brake Pads

When driving, you may notice sounds or noises with your brakes as you apply the brake pedal. In some instances, you may also feel vibrations or grabbing type motions with the brakes. It is important to go to regular scheduled maintenances for your vehicle, so parts can be looked over for any wear or damage that might have occurred. Between visits, if you notice any issues with the brakes, make sure to bring it in as soon as possible so we can inspect it. The brakes are one of the most important parts for your vehicle, so you want it to be as efficient as possible. read more

The importance of checking the oil

The oil is a vital part of keeping the vehicle’s engine running properly. Getting the oil changed on your vehicle is one of the easiest things you can do to help extend the life of the engine. It can also help prevent the chance of an inconvenient breakdown and repair bill. The oil is essential to keep your vehicle running efficiently. The purpose of engine oil is to keep the internal parts of the engine lubricated and cool. It keeps the moving parts from grinding against each other. This can result in wear and tear on the engine, and may cause damage to other parts. Without oil changes, dirt and sludge can build up in the engine of your vehicle. The old dirty oil will not be able to lubricate the moving parts as well as the new fresh oil. Oil that is dirty can also lead to damage to the engine and other connecting parts. If you are unsure of when to have the oil changed, we can help set up a schedule that works for you. read more