Category: Engine Repair

Don’t “Let It Be”

February 15th, 2021 by

Storing Cars Without Causing Damage Most of us have heard Beatles music and the calming words of their song “Let It Be.” While it was a very successful recording, perhaps it’s not the best advice for maintaining your car. If your car is going to be sitting unused for a long period of time, there

Let the Horses Run!

February 1st, 2021 by

Horsepower, That Is Americans have a long-standing love for muscle cars. They expanded the Detroit empire in the 1960s and early 1970s, they’ve appeared in our favorite movies, and they’re mentioned in popular songs. And we like to compare. Whose motor is larger? Whose is faster? While this may be the conversation between neighborhood car

The Happy Engine

November 1st, 2020 by

What It Takes to Keep Car Engines Healthy & Happy Nobody (not even the people who work at auto service shops) want to encounter the need for major engine repairs. They’re expensive and inconvenient. The best way to avoid engine repairs is to prevent them through routine maintenance. Keeping your engine “happy” will extend its

Understanding Your Engine

September 1st, 2020 by

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

Driving Habits that Hurt Your Car

November 8th, 2019 by

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

How to Avoid Engine Repairs

September 2nd, 2019 by

Maintenance is Key When we say “how to avoid engine repairs,” we don’t mean that we want you to ignore a problem that’s already there. Instead, Jeff’s Auto Repair in Seattle, Washington wants drivers to learn how to prevent problems from ever occurring! The key to long-term engine health is preventative maintenance. Engine Maintenance The