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IMPORTANT THINGS TO KEEP IN YOUR CAR THIS WINTER:
DON’T BE STUCK IN A BAD SITUATION, ALWAYS BE PREPARED!
-AN EXTRA BOTTLE OF WINDSHIELDS DE-ICER
-FIRST AID KIT
STAY SAFE THIS WINTER!
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING PROPER WINTER ITEMS FOR YOUR CAR
OR WINTER CAR TIPS PLEASE CALL US ANY TIME (314) 968-2992
Okay we do know how important it is to change the baby but do you know the importance of changing your oil?
Was that reminder sticker on the windshield purposely put there to make you feel bad? Let’s try a different approach, looking at all the good things that happen when the oil and filter in your car are changed.
Your car’s oil change may be something you don’t look forward to and hate to take the time to get done. However, there isn’t a car maintaince procedure that is more beneficial to your car when it’s done by a service facility you trust.
Motor oil keeps everything in your engine properly lubricated, as well as permits easy starting, cools the moving engine parts, keeps surfaces clean, prevents rust and corrosion, and seals tiny gaps between piston rings and cylinder walls.
It picks up debris as it goes, and it becomes dirtier the more it’s used until it finally starts to leave dirt behind because it’s more filthy than the things it’s trying to clean. The dirt begins to accumulate, preventing the oil from being able to lubricate your engine properly, which increases friction, operating temperatures, and ultimately engine wear. When you increase the wear and tear in your engine, you shorten the lifespan of your engine dramatically. It’s significantly cheaper to change your oil than it is to replace your engine, so regular oil changes are essential to keeping your car going.
Also don’t underestimate the value of having a trained individual under the hood of your car. They will be able to spot a number of trouble situations that, if left untreated, have the potential to cause a breakdown.
WOW WHAT A DEAL
THIS WEDNESDAY WE HAVE $15 OFF AN OIL CHANGE!
ALSO FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE WE ARE NOW OPEN UNTIL 8PM ON WEDNESDAY!
WALK INS WELCOME!!
We think it’s important to “Go Green” do you?
While many of us are aware of the ways to “go green” in our homes here are some great tips for going green when involving your car.
Keep your car properly tuned for optimum performance- A properly maintained vehicle can improve its efficiency, reduce emissions and save you money. Regular engine performance maintenance will help you burn less gas, pollute less, and prevent car trouble down the line. This will include checking the spark plugs, replacing the fuel and air filters, replacing ignition system and/or emission system parts if needed and ensuring the onboard computer control system is working properly.
Improve gas mileage by 4% on a proper tune-up and up to 40% when fixing a serious maintenance problem such as a faulty oxygen sensor. Worn or fouled spark plugs can cause the engine to lose power or misfire and waste fuel.
Lighten the Load – Get the junk out of the trunk and the stuff out of your car, with the exception of emergency items such as a spare tire and a first-aid kit. Extra items weigh the vehicle down and cause an increase in gas usage.
Regularly check and replace dirty air filters- An air filter that is clogged with dirt, dust and bugs chokes off the air and creates a “rich” mixture that causes the engine to lose power. Replacing a clogged air filter will improve your car’s performance and acceleration, but not miles per gallon. The air filter should be inspected at each oil change, and replaced annually or when restricted, torn, water or oil-soaked.
Gas Caps – Check your vehicle’s gas cap. A loose, cracked or damaged gas cap allows gas to escape from your tank as a vapor, wasting fuel and increasing vehicle emissions. It’s also wasting your gas money!
Fill-Ups- When filling up your car, remember to stop when the nozzle shuts off! Topping off the gas tank can release harmful vapors into the environment and waste money. Remember, your tank needs some extra room to allow the gasoline to expand. Some pumps engineered to protect the environment draw extra vapors back into the pump, meaning you pay for more gas than you are getting, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Emission systems – Emission systems control a vehicle’s emissions, exhaust and pollutants using an array of sensors, computerized engine controls and the exhaust components. Emission systems substantially reduce harmful gases such as carbon monoxide (CO), unburned hydrocarbons (HC) and oxides of nitrogen (NOx), and prevent harmful gasoline vapors from escaping at the fuel tank. Your car’s emission system keeps the engine running cleanly and efficiently in all sorts of operating conditions, and keeping it in proper working condition can save money and protect the environment. Fixing a faulty oxygen sensor can improve gas mileage by 40%!
Questions to ask your mechanic:
—>We hope these tips help! Our team here at Auto Evaluators is always here for all your car needs!
If you ever have any questions feel free to ask one of our mechanics!
We think it is very important for you to understand your vehicle and we are pleased to help in any way we can!
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Do you spring clean your house?
Make sure to Spring Check your car also!
With the rain expected in our future forecast make sure your Wiper Blades are working properly!
A bad Wiper Blade can cause for a bad driving experience.
We want each and every one of you to arrive safely in a safe vehicle.