You probably have heard that expression, "A stitch in time saves nine." In other words, if you fix an issue at its early stages, it will prevent a much more difficult problem later. That's certainly the case with your vehicle, and here's a true story to demonstrate it.A driver noticed his vehicl...
Posted in Fluids
on January 27, 2019
The median age for cars in the Auburndale, FL area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At American Lube Express we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise.If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Auburndale area, bring it into American Lube Express for high-milea...
Posted in Maintenance
on January 20, 2019
Those who know vehicles believe the steering system may be the most vital component of them all. Perhaps you've found over the years your steering has gotten loose. Or maybe suddenly, your steering wheel has gotten very hard to turn. Let's steer you in the direction of understanding why this may ...
Posted in Steering
on January 13, 2019
The Check Engine Light strikes fear into the hearts of some Auburndale drivers, and is totally ignored by just as many. Just what it means is a mystery to most people.Let's get the urgency issues out of the way first. If your Check Engine light is flashing, that means that something is wrong th...
Posted in Monitoring System
on January 06, 2019
Starting in 1996, American Lube Express service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Control Module is a compu...
Posted in Diagnostics
on January 01, 2019