Thursday, May 14, 2015
You have just bought a brand new car, which you think is great, and you’re eager to drive it all over Orange County. However, you just found out that the windshield wiper is not moving properly, or that your luxury seat doesn’t recline smoothly. You may have missed one very important step before buying a car –pre-purchase inspection. It is important that you find an ally from your local auto repair in Mission Viejo, CA and ask him to help you inspect the car you want to buy. A full pre-purchase inspection allows you to assess the overall condition of the car. This includes all the parts and systems in the exterior and interior of the car, including helping you obtain car information records. Below is a checklist of parts and systems that should be looked into during the pre-purchase inspection.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
The question that most people ask is how often they really need to get their cars fixed or have the parts replaced. How often must one take his or her car for tune-ups, and other necessary check-ups? Any local San Juan Capistrano auto repair facility can offer you a calendar of car replacement schedules, which you should try to use to keep track of your car maintenance appointments and parts replacements. Here’s a list of some of the parts that will need regular check-ups: Battery – Batteries need to be replaced every 48 to 60 months, sometimes sooner. Before buying, make sure the new battery matches the manufacturer’s specs, and if possible, get the latest or advanced batteries for more consistent quality performance and extended life.