What’s Included in a Tune-Up?

Breaking Down Services “Your car just needs a quick tune-up, and it’s good to go!” What exactly do professionals mean when they recommend this service? At Jeff’s Auto Repair, tune-ups incorporate many minor services that contribute to thorough engine care. When the service is complete, you should drive away with a car that’s running its

How Oil Filters Work

Fluid Filters: Explained When you get an oil change, the oil filter must also be replaced. That’s because it’s responsible for catching and trapping the contaminants that the oil collects over time. It’s normal for fluid to get dirty. That means it’s doing its job, and for the oil filter to do its job, it

Check Engine Lights: Common Triggers

What’s Causing Your Warning Light How It Works Most drivers are familiar with the check engine light. It’s that yellow dashboard indicator that makes you worry about what’s wrong with your vehicle. As part of the vehicle’s computers that monitor performance, it activates when something isn’t quite right under the hood. But to the driver,

How To Pass the Emissions Test

What You Can Do The state of Washington requires drivers to undergo emissions testing to ensure no single vehicle is over polluting. If your next inspection is coming up, then you want to make sure you pass the first time. What you do leading up to your smog check may save yourself a lot of

Driving Habits that Hurt Your Car

Avoid These & Avoid Auto Repair! You probably don’t want to visit the auto repair shop to fix sudden problems with your vehicle, but that’s precisely what you’ll do if you practice unsafe driving habits! We don’t just mean aggressive driving. You might be damaging your vehicle with the way you drive and not even