Maintenance Schedules

Excavator Travel Motors

Excavator Travel Motors

So I started a new website and wanted to tell my auto repair site visitors about it, since it might be helpful to you as well. Well, I guess it would be help to you…if you owned an excavator, or know of someone who does …then yes it would be very helpful for them to […]

Power Steering Flush – Really Needed?
By November 12, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Power Steering Flush – Really Needed?

My local fast lube oil place has suggested to me that I have my power steering fluid flushed out. What is the reason for doing this or are they just trying to sell me some snake oil? Paul R.     Hey there Paul, Well, they might be trying to sell you snake oil, but […]

Honda Car Maintenance
By November 7, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Honda Car Maintenance

Austin, love your site and all your thoughtful comments you post here.  I have a question for you. My neighbor said he heard you say that taking your car to the Honda dealer for routine maintenance was not a great idea. Can you please elaborate on that more for me? Debbie   Hi Debbie, I […]

By October 11, 2013 19 Comments Read More →

Car Maintenance at the Dealership

Hi there!  Before I begin let me first say I have nothing personally against the dealerships….mostly. I do like to refer my online customers there for tricky problems that require the latest tools and mechanical knowledge to diagnose problems. But, as in this video I do not recommend the new car dealer for routine maintenance […]

15,000 Mile Car Maintenance Schedule

With Explanations below You may print and distribute this page For printable PDF version Click Here Click Here to Return to the 0 – 65k Maintenance Schedule Maintenance Item Recommended Inspect or Replace Actual I or R & Date Brand Used Warranty Period Example-Battery R R 11/5/02 AC Delco 5 Years Air FIlter R   […]

105,000 Mile Car Maintenance Schedule

With Explanations below You may print and distribute this page   For printable PDF version Click Here   Click Here to Return to the 65k+ Maintenance Schedule   Maintenance Item Recommended Inspect or Replace ActualI or R & Date Brand Used Warranty Period Example-Battery R R 11/5/02 AC Delco 5 Years Battery I Differential I […]

Prolong the Life of Your Car
By December 31, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Prolong the Life of Your Car

Reader Question I have a Buick with 103 thousand miles on it. I drive at least 500 miles a week to work and its all highway miles with no stop and go. I always change my oil every 3000 miles and have done all the maintenance as required by the car. Believe it or not […]

Car Maintenance Schedule
By March 20, 2012 Read More →

Car Maintenance Schedule

: How much would you say should be expected to pay in a 120,000 mile scheduled service for a Honda Accord? Thank you for your time. Thanks for your email. That is very hard to answer. Why?  The services and repairs needed at that mileage vary greatly.  I bet if you called 5 local shops […]

By January 22, 2012 2 Comments Read More →

30,000 Vehicle Maintenance Schedule

Hi Austin! I have an 2006 Acura TL with 31k miles. I have an A12 maintenance minder, which I guess is for 30k miles. A couple of questions. It says replace air cleaner element and dust and pollen filter (for maint minder 2). I went to a shop, told them to replace those, and they […]