Archive for the ‘Service’ Category
Ways to Protect Your Garage Floor from Vehicle Fluid Leaks
Have you noticed that your vehicle starting to leak? While we recommend that you come to the in-house service center here at Allan Nott and have it repaired, we understand that life can be hectic and you might not be overly worried if it is just a drip (but if it is brake fluid, tow your vehicle to us ASAP). While your vehicle may still be able to perform just fine with a slight leak, you may be a little concerned about that fluid getting on the floor of your garage. Automotive fluids are notorious for leaving stains on concrete. Those stains will look horrible and can potentially bring down the value of your home. And replacing that concrete can cost a small fortune! Luckily, there are a couple things you can use to protect your garage floor until you have your vehicle serviced. (more…)
Basic Car Repair Tools for DIY Maintenance
Many drivers are pretty handy when it comes to basic repairs for their Toyota or Honda. This skill is great because it gets you out of the house (or out of your wife’s hair when she wants to invite her friends over for wine and gossip). And it can save you money! Of course, it helps to have the right tools so you can get those maintenance tasks done quickly and correctly. Let’s build up the perfect kit of basic car tools! (more…)
What should you do if your car overheats?
There are a number of problems that can happen to your vehicle, especially while you are driving. One such problem that is fairly common is when your vehicle’s engine overheats. But, what should you do if your car overheats? We have some quick tips that can help you prevent and deal with an overheating engine. (more…)