FAQ

This page provides answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about vehicle repair and service. We've thrown in some of our favorite tips and recommendations, too. Please call us or consult our Contact Us page for answers to your specific questions. We are happy to assist you!

    Vehicle Maintenance

    • What are the consequences of postponing maintenance?
    • If I don't take my car to my car dealer for maintenance or repair will I void my warranty?
    • My check engine or service engine soon light comes on. What should I do?
    • Why does my vehicle's maintenance schedule recommend so many fuel system services?
    • What are all of the chemicals and fluid flushes for? Are they really necessary?
    • What does it mean if my "check engine" or "service engine soon" light comes on?
    • What is the difference between maintenance and safety?
    • With the change of the season and the temperatures, do I need to have my car checked?

    Fluids Leaks

    • I see a fluid leak under my car, what is it?
    • I have a leak under my car. How can I tell what is leaking?

    Oil Change

    • How often should I change my oil?
    • When should I get my oil changed?
    • What is that milky brown engine oil?
    • What is synthetic motor oil?