should I replace my car's fuel filter?
To help ensure trouble-free performance, replace
your car's fuel filter every 30,000 miles, or as recommended in your vehicle's
How often should I get my oil
Your oil should be
changed every 3000 miles, or as recommended in your vehicles owners manual.
When should I rotate my
should be rotated every other oil change, or every 6000 miles. Not rotating your
tires is a major cause of premature tire wear
should I change my spark plugs?
Your spark plugs should be
replaced every 30 months or 30,000 miles, unless your vehicle is equipped with
100,000-mile platinum tipped spark plugs.
Synthetic motor oil?
Synthetic motor oils can be
a good choice for high output, turbocharged or supercharged engines, or vehicles
that are used for towing. Synthetic motor oils can improve fuel economy and
provide longer intervals between oil changes.
What does it mean if my "check engine"
light comes on?
Computerized components and
sensors monitor your vehicles engine performance and emissions. When one of
these fail, the "check engine" light is illuminated. It is important to have the
issue addressed to prevent long-term problems
Does my car battery has a good
Battery cables and terminals should also
be cleaned and inspected when you get your oil changed to make sure they provide
a good electrical connection.
My car is overheating, what should
I do ?
car or truck is overheating, you can cause serious damage your engine.
Do not attempt to check the fluid level when hot.
Fuse Replacement (burned out fuse)
what should I do?
Printed on the fuse is the rating. The fuse needs to be
replaced with the same amperage. If a fuse continues to "blow," you should have
the electrical circuit checked.
Milky brown engine oil?
Milky brown engine oil is an indication of coolant in the
oil. Causes: blown head gasket, a failed transmission cooler, cracked casings.
The best thing to do is have your car towed to a repair shop.