Higher Mileage Service Intervals For RowlettMarch 04, 2014
Rowlett motorists have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers; safety equipment like airbags; and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in Rowlett but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new car in TX.
Save Fuel By Watching Your WeightFebruary 25, 2014
Most Rowlett drivers are all talking fuel economy right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. TX folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.
And we Rowlett motorists all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel economy. But is there something more we can do? After all, some of us Rowlett motorists can’t cut back on our driving, and others would like to do more to economize.
Every truck on TX highways has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle, but most Rowlett auto owners don’t have a clue what it is.
Emergency Items For Rowlett auto ownersFebruary 11, 2014
Safe TX travel starts with preventive maintenance and good car care at Lewis Complete Auto Repair. But there are other things Rowlett motorists can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here’s some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your life — or someone else’s.
Water PumpFebruary 04, 2014
Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your car from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:
Rowlett Road Trip PreparationJanuary 29, 2014
People from Rowlett TX love their cars. And nothing goes with cars better than a TX road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it's great! But there's nothing like car trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.
Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?January 21, 2014
No matter how well they’re made, cars are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the vehicle manufacturer to issue recall notices to Rowlett residents and to fix the affected cars free of charge. The auto manufacturer then tries to contact all Rowlett drivers who own that type of car so they can have it taken care of at their Rowlett service center.
Tire Tread Depth for Rowlett, TXJanuary 15, 2014
Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.
The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the minimum legal tread depth. Two other states, including California, consider one-thirty-second to be the minimum and six states have no standards at all. Call us at Lewis Complete Auto Repair; (just call 972.475.4800) to find out what your requirements are in the Rowlett, TX area.
The Harm In Skipping An Oil Change For Rowlett DriversJanuary 08, 2014
People in Rowlett have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues?
Budgeting for Maintenance In Rowlett TXDecember 31, 2013
Life's full of surprises in Rowlett TX, some of which cost money. A leaky roof, a broken tooth, or an unexpected car repair. Lewis Complete Auto Repair of Rowlett TX and AutoNetTV have done some research on how we can budget for proper vehicle care.