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Learn about maintaining your car from our resident experts – Roger and Angelo!
Lack of maintenance, oil change places adding fluid that does not meet manufacturer’s standards cause premature failure. Slipping, disengaging out of gear, slow engagement, delayed shifting, check engine light are some of the symptoms indicating that a transmission needs attention. Continued use associated with these malfunctions will lead to expensive repairs if not corrected. Here at All Pro Automotive, we specialize on this part of your vehicle. Give us a call or set an appointment for a free diagnostics. We are here to help.
Cars sometimes start making strange noises – some of them are a result of age, some of them are real emergencies that need to be taken care of before serious damage is done to your engine.
Squeaking Squealing High Pitch Metallic Noise
This problem can be either while driving or stationary:
drive belt pulley
brake pad metal sensor
The solution for these problems is replacement of old and damage parts. Delays in repairs of these problems can easily escalate the cost of repairs.
Groaning Thumping Rolling Noise
Rattling Whining Noise
Transmission Torque Converters
We know it’s crazy here in the summer but sometimes you turn on your car and you’re pretty sure your air conditioner isn’t as cold as it used to be.
There are many potential causes of a car’s air conditioner not working, and sometimes easy solutions to these problems.
1. Is your car’s AC stuck on “HEAT”?
Sometimes we overlook obvious answers like this – happens to all of us. Check to make sure that your AC setting isn’t set to “heat” and the temperature knob is turned all the way to cold.
2. Second potential cause of AC not working
Your A/C system can be affected by your engine cooling system like coolant leaks, malfunctioning radiator fan.
3. Third potential cause
It could also be low on refrigerant which is an easy fix for a certified air conditioning mechanic.
Whatever the cause, you don’t want to have to … Read More »
Oil changes are part of a car’s regular maintenance routine – but how do you know if you need an oil change? Check out this video to learn more about if your car needs an oil change – and come see if it does!