The fuel filter replacement schedule varies per make and model of vehicle. As a general maintenance schedule to avoid any fuel filter related problems, the fuel filter should be change every 20,000 to 40,000 miles. Smokey’s Auto Repair will take Read More
Before taking your vehicle on a long road trip, schedule a “health check up” with us. As a general practice, the health check up will inspect the oil change interval, the timing belt replacement schedule, all fluids, belts and hoses, Read More
If you are in traffic and your temperature gauge begins to rise, shut off power-using systems such as the air conditioning. Next, turn on the heater and fan to the hottest/highest setting. The heater unit will act as a small Read More
Battery terminals can only be successfully cleaned by removing the cables. Multiple tools are available designed to clean the terminals and cable ends once separated. Smokey’s Auto Repair offers this service free of charge.
Radial tires installed on an original bias-ply tire vehicle will not hurt its suspension. The handling and ride characteristics of the vehicle may be changed depending on the quality of the replacement radial tires.