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Inspections, Car Care & Tune Ups at All Around Auto Repair
We have a lot to say about Inspections, Car Care & Tune Ups and the importance of regular maintenance for your vehicle. See our articles below to learn more about how to keep your vehicle in it’s best condition:
Is your car ready for bad weather? Rain, falling leaves, and dropping temperatures are all things we’re experiencing now in Sonoma County. It’s time to check your windshield wipers, headlights, tires, brakes, and coolant. So, in this article, we’re talking about bad...
One of the most important and critical maintenance procedures for cars is changing the oil and filters regularly. The engine contains several moving parts that need to be lubricated for the normal functioning of the vehicle. Overtime, the oil breaks down and becomes...
The average driver in the United States is putting about 13,000 miles on their vehicle every single year. That puts a lot of wear and tear on vehicles, but it also means that you're probably pretty good at spotting problems. Here's the thing - while the average driver...
By now you probably already know that preventive vehicle maintenance performed by ASE-certified car mechanics inevitably winds up saving you money and extending the life of your vehicle. Save Money Today and Tomorrow! Sticking to the maintenance schedule outlined in...
Going to an auto shop that has everything under one roof is a real luxury. Imagine if you had to go to ten different auto shops...one for brakes, one for engine work...you get the idea! Car shops near me like All Around Auto Repair can handle all kinds of vehicle...
Be honest - how often do you think about wheel alignment? Probably about as much as you think about the Orioles winning the World Series this year - not very much. Certified Mechanics Have the Right Wheel Alignment Equipment Wheel alignment is one of those processes...
A good practice to fall into is getting a brake inspection every six months. Ideally, you'd get your brakes inspected during a tire rotation, and you should get your brake fluid changed out about every year or two. What about more exigent situations, though? The...
Folks rightly assume that routine auto service improves the performance of their vehicle and contributes to better fuel economy and long-term reliability. It turns out, though, that getting vehicle service at the service intervals outlined in your owner's manual can...
The fact that cars are staying on the roads for longer highlights the importance of taking your vehicle in for routine maintenance and diagnostic testing at car shops. Truth is, cars are simply more resilient with the right care. Car Maintenance by the Numbers What's...
Without a functioning transmission, you would pretty literally be stuck in literal. Instead of driving around in a Flintstones car, there are steps that you can take today, including scheduling transmission service, to coax optimal performance out of your current...
All Around Auto Repair provides maintenance for cars of all makes and models. Our mechanics also service most types of recreational vehicles, boats, and motor homes. We use sophisticated diagnostic computers to find out why your check engine light went on and identify any other problems with your vehicle.
A regular oil change lubricates your engine in the short term and provides long-term protection by actually cleaning your engine’s parts as it goes about its business of taking you from point A to point B.
Brake Repairs and Replacements
Too many people think that brake problems either mean you need new brake pads or all new brakes. A smart auto mechanic can find other solutions. We love solving problems and educating our customers.
Inspections, Car Care & Tune Ups
Slight vibrations in your steering wheel or brakes that grind and become less effective are surefire, though sometimes subtle, signs that you're overdue for a tune up. Don't wait for the check engine light.
Scheduled Maintenance (30k/60k/90k)
Getting your vehicle serviced is critical to keeping your vehicle running smoothly and on the road for longer. You're probably already pretty familiar with the importance of getting your oil changed, but did you know that this is only one kind of car service that you can get?
Engine Work and Overhauls
Whether you car needs some minor engine work, or a complete disassembly for an overhaul, All Around Auto Repair can help.
Without a doubt, diagnostics tools make life easier for all of us. Computers and sensors inside your car can alert you to trouble before something bad happens or significantly speed up the search for a solution.
Air Conditioning Service and Repair
Auto experts say that the benefits of maintaining a comfortable temperature far outweigh the marginal increase in fuel economy that you'll get from being sweaty and uncomfortable by going a few degrees warmer.
Transmission Service and Repair
Good transmission service and repair is essential for your vehicle because it will promote optimal performance and prevent the failure of the component.
Clutch Repair and Replacement
Though the quality and lifespan of the typical clutch has improved over the years, it will not last forever. If you have driven your vehicle in excess of 20,000 miles, you should have its clutch inspected at least once a year.
Automobile wheel alignment is an essential aspect of car maintenance that every car owner should prioritize.