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Top 5 Summer Auto Repair Services Every Car Owner Should Consider

Top 5 Summer Auto Repair Services Every Car Owner Should Consider

Welcome to Walt Eger's Service Center! As car owners, we know how important it is to take care of our vehicles. Regular maintenance keeps them running smoothly and prevents bigger problems down the road. But what about when something does go wrong? That's where our top 5 auto repair services come in!  1. Oil Changes Regular oil changes are essential for the health and longevity of your engine. Having your oil changed every 3,000 to 5,000 miles will help your car run more efficiently, improve gas mileage, and extend the life of your engine. 2. Brake Service Your brakes are one of the most important safety features of your vehicle. Proper maintenance and repair of brake pads and rotors will help ensure that your car stops quickly and safely when you need it to. Don't wait until it's too late to have your brakes inspected and repaired. 3. Tire Rotation and Balancing Having your tires rotated and balanced every 5,000 to 7,000 miles will help extend their life and im ... read more

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Preparing Your Vehicle for Summer Road Trips: Tips From the Pros at Walt Eger's Service Center

Preparing Your Vehicle for Summer Road Trips: Tips From the Pros at Walt Eger's Service Center

Welcome to Walt Eger's Service Center! With summer just around the corner, many of us are planning road trips to explore new places or enjoy some quality time with friends and family. However, before hitting the road, it's important to ensure that your vehicle is in top shape. In this blog, we'll share some helpful tips on how to prepare your vehicle for a smooth and stress-free summer road trip.   1. Get a Comprehensive Inspection It's essential to bring your vehicle to a trusted mechanic for a full inspection before heading out on a long road trip. They can check all the systems and components to make sure everything is in good condition. This includes the brakes, battery, tires, and suspension. An inspection can catch any possible issues and prevent any costly repairs while on the road.   2. Check Your Tires The tires are crucial to your vehicle's safety and performance during a summer road trip. Make sure they are properly inflated, and that the t ... read more

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How to Keep Your Car Running Smoothly in the Summer Heat: The Importance of Summer Auto Maintenance

How to Keep Your Car Running Smoothly in the Summer Heat: The Importance of Summer Auto Maintenance

Welcome to Walt Eger’s Service Center blog! Today, we're talking about one of the most important things you can do for your car during the summer: maintaining it properly. The hot summer heat can take a toll on your vehicle and while the maintenance may not be the most exciting thing to do, it can prevent you from having a serious problem later on. So, let's dive in!   1. Keep an Eye on Your Oil - The hot temperatures can cause your engine oil to break down faster, which can lead to possible engine damage. Check your oil level often and make sure it's at the recommended level. Additionally, be sure to have your oil changed on a regular basis, as recommended by your vehicle manufacturer.   2. Check Your Tires - Hot pavement combined with under-inflated tires can increase your risk of a blowout and other tire damage. Check your tire pressure and adjust accordingly. While you're at it, check your tire treads too, as worn treads can increase your risk of h ... read more

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