Most car owners know they need to keep up with their vehicle’s maintenance (well, at least we hope they do), but sometimes it gets murky beyond that. How often do I need an oil change? When do I need a new car battery? It’s OK to have these questions, but … [Read more...] about When to Schedule Car Maintenance
Every car owner will have to take their car to an auto repair shop, whether it’s just for tuneups and routine maintenance or for large, involved repairs. If you’re a first-time vehicle owner, or you just don’t know that much about cars, this might seem … [Read more...] about What to Expect from an Auto Repair Shop
When your car is facing problems and you need a repair, it can be stressful—especially if you’re worried about expenses or time without your vehicle. You deserve auto service that is clearly communicated, letting you understand the procedures and rest at … [Read more...] about Questions to Ask Your Mechanic When Dropping off Your Car
Just as regular check-ups with your doctor can help you stay healthy for years to come, scheduling periodic tune-ups for your car will help engine performance. A tune-up is a maintenance procedure in which your mechanic will check and adjust all of the … [Read more...] about What Is Involved in a Car Tune-Up?
When you schedule an oil change, the service attendant may ask which type of oil you would like: synthetic or conventional. Although you might be tempted to choose the cheaper option (conventional) on instinct, there are many factors to take into … [Read more...] about Synthetic vs. Conventional Motor Oil