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Preparing Your Vehicle for Spring

Spring auto repair and maintenance in St Charles, Geneva and Batavia

With spring time right around the corner, now is the time to start considering the condition of your vehicle. The winter time can wreak havoc on a vehicle and without the proper maintenance, you could be in for a long spring full of repairs. The best way to get the maintenance you need for your car is by finding a reputable and experienced shop in your area. The more proactive you are with the repairs and maintenance on your vehicle, the better off you will be in the long run. The following are a few things to consider when preparing your vehicle for the warmer weather ahead. Read more…

Factors That Can Lead to Engine Overheating

Car engine overheating repairs in St Charles, Geneva and Batavia.

Owing and maintaining a car can be a very stressful process, but well worth it due to the freedom a car can offer you. With all of the many moving parts on a car, trying to keep up with them all can feel like a full time job. Among the most important systems on your car is the cooling, which provides your engine the relief it needs for the high temperatures it operates at. There are several components in your cooling system and when one malfunctions, it can cause many different problems. Here are a few of the factors that can lead to your engine overheating. Read more…

St Charles Car and Truck tire sales and installation.

“Where the rubber meets the road.”

This common phrase for the past 60 years is so popular because it has so many shades of meaning. Where something is put to the test, where two different things connect, when an idea gains traction, and so-on and so-forth. The general implication is that it is a time or occurrence of importance.

This is never truer than when talking about the literal rubber of your car’s tires meeting the literal roads in St Charles. Those small 4 points of contact are the most important part of any car or truck. Tires can affect your car or trucks performance in a wide variety of areas; steering, acceleration, braking, handling, ride smoothness, and even gas mileage. Read more…

Common Toyota Problems and Repairs

The Most Common Toyota Repairs and Problems

All vehicles no matter what make or model, or how old they are, are at risk for various problems and repairs. The truth is, if you are going to drive your own car, auto repairs are just part of the process. However, there are some problems that are more prevalent among certain makes and models of cars, and Toyota cars, trucks and SUVs are no different. Before I get started, let me state that Toyota has an excellent reliability record, and this article is no way meant to diminish that record. The goal of this article is to simply to list a few things that Toyota owners might want to keep an eye out for. Read more…

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St Charles Car Repair Advise

Frequently Asked Car Repair Advice

Unless you are a mechanic, or have a lot of experience working with cars, it is likely that you may be looking for some great car repair advice. While it would be impossible to answer every question you may have, there are some frequently asked questions that we can answer for you.

Below is a look at the questions we get asked the most, and their answers.

1. What should you do if the check engine light comes on?

If you check engine light comes on, it is your vehicle’s way of letting you know that there may be a potential problem with your engine. Unless you notice other problems with your car, you will probably be able to drive it for a limited time without causing too much additional damage. However, it is critical that you contact your mechanic as soon as possible to fix any repairs before it becomes a more serious problem.

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