Engine Care

How to Identify Fluids Beneath Your Vehicle

a leak under the carHave you recently started to notice that under your vehicle, there is a puddle? It could be tiny, or it could have spread out into the size of a basketball, or possibly even larger. Knowing what is leaking allows you to have a much better idea of what the problem is. When you can say to your mechanic that this, or that, is what is leaking, it allows them to know where to begin looking. If you are your own mechanic, then it is good to narrow down the area to begin your search as well.

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Four Ways to Find a Mechanic You Trust

portrait of a happy auto mechanic cleaning hands with clothWhen your vehicle breaks down, turning to just anyone is sometimes your only option. However, that can be a scary idea for some people. You never know if the mechanic you are turning to knows what he or she is doing, or if they are going to charge you for the work appropriately. If you have a mechanic that you trust, then you know the work will be done right and the bill will only be for work that was performed. Here are a few ways that you can go about finding a mechanic that you can truly trust with… Continue reading

The Importance of Fluid Levels in Your Engine

OakleyNapa Auto PartsIf you neglect the fluid levels of your engine, you are likely going to wind up with a vehicle that dies long before it should have. Each of the fluids in your engine have a specific job, and need to be checked regularly in order to make sure there is sufficient fluid in each reservoir to do that job. Not only that, but you also need to make sure each fluid is clean enough to keep working properly, and if not, change that fluid to help your engine work properly. Here are a few things to remember when it comes… Continue reading

The Benefit of Having All of Your Engines Serviced at Oakley Napa

OakleyNapa engine repairHaving engines repaired can be a big pain, especially if you have to bring them all over the place to get the work done. Your car goes to one shop, your heavy-duty truck to another, and your lawn equipment to a third. This can be a lot of running around, and confusing to keep straight when life gets busy. Instead of having to remember which person fixes what, why not find a company that can do it all for you?

Oakley Napa Can Help with All of Your Engine Servicing Needs

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