How Is Engine Oil Made?

What Happens Before Engine Oil Is Bottled and Shelved? — Jeff’s Auto Repair All vehicles need oil, and most car owners recognize that there are choices based on the auto’s needs and the driver’s preferences. When it’s time for an oil change, the certified technicians at Jeff’s Auto Repair in Lynnwood, Washington, are here to

How Does Regenerative Braking Work?

Can Someone Explain Regenerative Braking? — Jeff’s Auto Repair Most Lynnwood, Washington, residents appreciate how our local preservationists have saved many historic structures. Keeler’s Corner, for example, is the beloved service station now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. While our locals wanted to save the old gas station, they now also want

Tips for Driving a Manual Transmission

Manual Transmission School for the Novice  We all love our city. Its location as a northern suburb of Seattle and proximity to the Olympic Mountains, Cascade Mountains, and Puget Sound offers something for almost everyone. As great as this is, the local geography can also pose a challenge to novice drivers of manual transmission vehicles.

The Golden Rule

Treat Your Car the Way You Want It to Treat You If you want your car to run reliably for a long time, perhaps your best strategy is to take good care of it–sort of like the Golden Rule principle we all learned as children. One of the best ways to do this is by

Your Car Won’t Fix Itself

How to Handle Check Engine Lights If you’ve been driving awhile, chances are you’ve seen the check engine light come on at some point in a vehicle you’ve driven. When the car is still running, you don’t hear an egregious noise and you don’t smell anything burning. It can be tempting to just keep driving