Phoenix Auto Tune Up
Getting a new car or even a newer used car is one of the best moments in a persons life! But sadly time will starts to take it’s toll and that fancy new vehicle will starts to show it’s age, the miles will start to add up on the odometer, the new car smell fades away, that new car shine loses it’s sparkle and there may even be an old french fry lost somewhere in between the seats. Then suddenly you notice that your vehicle doesn’t have that same get up go that it used to and it feels a bit sluggish. Also some times your vehicle sputters when accelerating or makes odd noises along with some new unfamiliar smells. Lastly, you notice the dreaded “Check Engine Light” showing up in the warning dash lights. These are usually the signs that your baby needs a tune up. Not to worry, tune ups are essential and a common part of your vehicle’s regular maintenance program. Just like our bodies as we get older we need attention from a professional, a tune up is a bit like an annual physical for your vehicle.
At Perez Auto Repair our certified ASE mechanics are train to tune up all types of vehicles no mater the make or model. We will perform a tune up that will update some of your vehicles’ most critical components. Plus getting a tune-up will help prevent serious engine damage that could lead to more costly repairs if neglected. Additionally, by following a regular tune up cycle it will provide your vehicle with the care it needs to deliver reliable service that can help extend the life of your vehicle and in many cases increase your mileage.
More About Your Phoenix Tune Up
Ignition System Repair: A Perez Auto Repair auto technician will examine your car’s ignition system and replace any parts that show signs of wear. Your vehicle’s ignition system is made up of many components such as spark plugs, wires, coils and various electrical parts. Over time these components wear down, as in your vehicle lost some of it’s spark which can impact your vehicle’s performance. One sign of this is a worn ignition coils could cause engine misfires.
Belt and Hose Replacement: Belts and hoses to run all of your vehicle’s components along with your engine. The hoses move fluids throughout the engine, and the belts support parts such as the water pump and alternator. Over time regular wear and tear can cause these belts and hoses to crack or even break. As a part of your tune up, we will check your vehicle’s hoses and belts and replace any with signs of wear.
Fluid Replacement: You vehicle requires a variety of critical liquids to run and perform it’s daily functions such as engine oil, brake fluid, coolant and transmission fluid. These all need to be clean if parts such as your transmission and engine are to function properly. During your tune up, a Perez Auto Repair technician will examine all these fluids and drain and replace them if they show any signs of contamination or loss of viscosity.
Filter Replacement: Your vehicle relies on several filtration systems to filter the air that travels through the engine and the cabin, and they prevent contaminants from polluting your car’s fuel and oil. Each system plays a very important role in maintaining the way your vehicle performs. If your vehicle’s oil filter isn’t replaced at regular intervals, it could cause dirty oil to clog your engine. An Perez Auto Repair technician will take a look at your vehicle’s filters and make all the necessary replacements.
Always refer to the maintenance section of your vehicles’ owners manual for their recommended tune up schedule, which can vary from vehicle to vehicle. In many cases, manufacturers advise tuning up your car or truck once every year. Getting regular tune-ups might seem like a hassle, but they’re worth the effort to prevent costly damage over time.
If your vehicle has any of the above signs or you feel your vehicle needs service or are not sure and would like to have it diagnosed, contact Perez Auto Repair online via phone 602-269-3576 or stop into our facility located at 429 S. 35th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009. Please always keep your vehicle in good condition and ensure the safety of yourself, your loved ones, and those around you!