Kill the Germs, Not the Car

Disinfecting Vehicles Without Causing Damage None of us wants to eat off a city sidewalk or stick our hands in a toilet, but we often forget how many germs, viruses, and bacteria live on the common surfaces we touch every day, including in our cars. Gross! Perhaps it’s time to put an end to those

Understanding Your Engine

Yes, you can understand your car’s engine! First, let’s talk about what it is and is not. Some people mistakenly think that an engine and a motor are the same thing. While the terms often get incorrectly used interchangeably, the engine uses combustion (of your fuel) to generate the energy that moves your car forward

Motor Oil Can’t Be Broken, Can It?

No, your motor oil isn’t a part that can break, but it can break down. One of the most important things you can do to extend the life of your car and to minimize expensive repairs is to change the oil regularly. Whether you use conventional, full synthetic, synthetic blend, or high mileage engine oil,

Shifting Thoughts about Shifting Gears

Do you have experience driving a manual transmission vehicle? If you don’t, perhaps you’ve formed thoughts about manual transmissions from what you’ve heard. Jeff’s Auto Repair in Lynnwood, Washington, can help you sort the fact from fiction–and, oh, yes, we can help you with service and repairs for either type transmission, as well. The Basics:

Stay-at-Home Orders for your Car

So you’re following the stay-at-home guidelines, only going out for food, medical necessities, or an essential job. Perhaps you’re even one of those people who can work from home and you’re having your supplies delivered. This means that not only are you sheltering in place but so is your car. The good news? You’re saving