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!


    • Should I rotate my tires?
    • How important is wheel alignment?
    • Can I drive normally on my spare tire?

    Vehicle Maintenance

    • I have 100,000 mile spark plugs in my car. When will I need a tune-up?
    • What does it mean if my "check engine" or "service engine soon" light comes on?
    • With the change of the season and the temperatures, do I need to have my car checked?

    Oil Change

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


    Electrical System

    • I need to replace a burned out fuse, what should I do?

    Fuel System

    Cabin Air Filters

    • What is a Cabin Air Filter?
    • How often should they be replaced?
    • What happens if they are not replaced at the recommended interval?

    Auto Glass

    • When I need a repair, who do I contact first: my insurance agent or the Auto Glass repair facility?
    • What's the difference between my windshield and the other glass in my car?