Your battery provides the burst of electricity your vehicle needs to start and if your battery dies, you could be left stranded with a vehicle that won’t turn over. A dead battery can be annoying but it can also be avoided.
- If you've ever spent a summer in Indiana, you know that our summers can get H-O-T. But a little cool breeze from your air conditioning can make a big difference. Regular preventive maintenance keeps your vehicle’s air conditioning system operating at its peak. That way, you won’t have to worry if your A/C will keep
Your tires are looking a little worn but is it time to replace them? The best way to know when to replace your tires is to have a professional do an inspection. You can also watch for these warning signs as an indicator that your tires need to be replaced.
The thought of overpaying for your vehicle’s maintenance and repairs causes most people unwanted stress. Becoming a smart and informed vehicle owner will help you communicate effectively with your auto technician. Since occasional repairs and maintenance are inevitable, here are some important questions to ask your auto technician:
Slick roads. Frigid temps. Ice-covered windshields. All these winter conditions tend to make existing vehicle problems even worse. Even those minor auto issues that seem to be just a nuisance in warmer months, can turn life-threaten in harsher weather.
- September 3, 2017
- By AW
- In Brakes and Services
Not all vehicles have Cabin Air Filters, but if your vehicle was manufactured after 1980, there’s a good chance that it does! These filters help remove small particles from your air such as pollen, dust, and mold spores. So how do you know if it’s time to replace your Cabin Air Filter? Check to see
Don’t drive around with cloudy headlights! There’s still time to get 20% off headlight cleaning on both lights (through August 31, 2017)! Cloudy or yellowed headlights can be expensive to replace and can reduce your nighttime visibility by an estimated 50%. It used to be that in order to fix lights that had deteriorated
When vehicle headlights are made, the manufacturer applies a coating over the polycarbonate plastic lenses to protect them. This coating is very effective in protecting the headlight. However, after years of assault from dirt, ultraviolet rays, road debris, and acid rain, the original coating wears down. When this happens, the polycarbonate plastic is exposed
Poorly inflated tires reduce your fuel economy and cause premature wear. In fact, tires can lose up to 1 psi (pound per square inch) every month. Ideally, you should check all your tires, including your spare, once a month. Be sure to check them before any long road trips.
Our February 2017 special promotion for Jiffy Lube of Indiana guests – Gearbox: Buy Two Services and Get One Free! And $7.50 off of a Signature Service Oil Change! SMFEB7 | SMBGFREE WHAT IS A GEARBOX AND WHAT ARE ITS MAINTENANCE NEEDS? Your gearbox consists of three components, all of which need fluid replacement at different intervals.