Legally, automakers cannot specify which parts are used to complete your vehicle’s service. You may use any brand-name quality parts such as CARQUEST Auto Parts to replace fan belts, hoses, brakes, exhaust or chassis parts and more.
Make sure your vehicle is serviced at the intervals specified in your owner’s manual or warranty booklet and keep clear records of your vehicle’s maintenance. Be sure to include the date, parts installed, vehicle identification number, and mileage recorded on the invoice. Keep your receipts in a safe place. If you have a service log in your owner’s manual or warranty booklet, we highly recommend that you use it.
Even if you lease a vehicle, you are responsible for all maintenance and repairs required to keep the vehicle in good working order as outlined in the owner’s manual.
Check your owner’s manual. It will give you all of the information you need regarding specific parts and service intervals. Make sure to read it thoroughly and note any exceptions or severe service notations. Warranties are there to protect the consumer, but you must follow the requirements.
The choice of where to have your car serviced and repaired is yours.However, you will probably have to take the car back to the dealer for any repairs covered under warranty. Thoroughly check your warranty to be certain which repairs are covered.
It’s recommended for every 3000 miles, or as recommended in your vehicle’s owner’s manual. Here at SWFL Experts Automotive, oil changes always come with a filter replacement, and perform several check points such as tire and brake inspections. Fluid level checks and more.
Listen, observe what your vehicle is experiencing after the light turned on. It may be useful information when you bring it to your mechanic to have him/her troubleshoot for problems. Do not simply ignore it, and hope it will just go away. Severe damages may have been done already by the time you realize it. SWFL Experts will scan your light for free and provide you
with a consultation on possible solutions.
We recommend every other oil change. Or, as needed depending on the condition of the tires.
If you just had tires installed or if you just received any front end and suspension work done and especially when your vehicle pulls to one side while driven on the road. It really prevents premature wear and tear, makes your tires last longer. As preventitive maintenance doing an alignment check once a year is good piece of mind to see how your car is driving on the road.
Yes. The failure of a timing belt in a vehicle can result in major engine damage. The cost of repairing an engine with a broken belt is much greater than the cost of a timing belt replacement.
This is a very serious problem – when your vehicle overheats for too long, you can damage your engine. As soon as possible, find a safe place to pull off the road and shut off the engine. Do not attempt to check the fluid level in the radiator; the hot fluid can cause severe burns. The best thing to do is to have your car towed to the nearest auto repair facility,
or your own mechanic’s.
Synthetic motor oils can be a good choice for high output, turbo charged or super charged engines. Or, for vehicles that are used for towing (especially during hot weather), and vehicles that operate in extremely cold or hot climates. Although the synthetic motor oils are more expensive, they can improve fuel economy and provide longer intervals between changes.
To help ensure dependable, trouble-free performance, the replacement of the fuel filter happens approximately every 30,000 miles or as recommended in your vehicle’s owner’s manual.
For maximum fuel economy and peak engine performance, the spark plugs should be replaced every 30 months or 30,000 miles, unless your vehicle is equipped with 100,000-mile platinum tipped spark plugs.
Always replace the fuses with the ones of the same amperage (printed on the fuse). If a fuse continues to “blow”, you should have the circuit checked professionally by one of our technicians for defects.
Our parking lot is open 24/7, feel free to drop off the vehicle in the lot. Be sure to provide your contact information and slide your key in the Night Key Drop. It is located on the right side of the big garage door. We will process your key and give you a call the next business day.
Yes, we can provide towing services to you, we offer it during business hours (only). Feel free to contact us, we will arrange it for you.
Unfortunately no. We only offer brand new tires to our clients. we are not a tire store with tires in stock but we are able to order any brand of tire you like and install and balance them here.