Stop It! You Need Good BrakesApril 15, 2014
Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Rowlett area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem, and how to make good repair choices.
Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Garland TXApril 10, 2014
A lot of gas is wasted in the Garland area by dirty fuel delivery systems.
Economics of Maintenance For Rowlett Auto OwnersApril 02, 2014
Buying a new car in Rowlett is always a big financial decision. The allure of that new car smell is powerful, to be sure. But what if your current car is still in good shape? How do you decide?
Make Your Battery LastMarch 25, 2014
Today’s report from Lewis Complete Auto Repair is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn’t. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Rowlett vehicle batteries last for 48 months.
Nighttime Visibility In RowlettMarch 18, 2014
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the greater Rowlett area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility…
Rowlett Drivers: Get Fresh Air Inside Your CarMarch 13, 2014
Let’s talk about air quality in Rowlett. It’s a global issue, but affects us wherever we are. Many decades ago, Rowlett drivers began to become aware of how air pollution negatively affects health. But what about the air inside your vehicle?
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.