Monthly Archives: September 2019

THREE COMMON CAR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES

COMMON AUTO REPAIRS Many of us rely on our cars and trucks to get us around each day. So, keeping them in good working order is important. And because auto repair services can get expensive, keeping up with maintenance is also useful to avoid the likelihood of pricier repairs. Below are three common repair and maintenance services you should keep in mind to take care of your vehicle. If you need to schedule service or have questions, contact Stein Automotive in Louisville, Kentucky. 1) Transmission Fluid Flush Transmission fluid lubricates your vehicle's transmission's internal components. Over time, contaminants can get caught in your transmission fluid. This can lead to damage to your transmission, which can result in expensive repairs. Flushing and replacing this fluid costs between $75 and $150 typically, which is much less expensive than a new transmission. 2) Tire Replacement Buying and installing new all-season tires will cost between $400 and $800 in most cases. Tires are perha ... read more

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Auto Repair

Keeping Up With Your Lexus Maintenance Schedule

SERVICE BREAKDOWN Maintenance is an important aspect of vehicle ownership. Keeping up with the manufacturer's recommended service schedule can help you keep your car running smoothly and minimize the need for expensive Lexus repair jobs in the future. The Lexus maintenance schedule recommends servicing every 5,000 miles or six months. This includes changing fluids and filters as well as other minor tasks. However, there are also some more substantial upkeep tasks at every 15,000 miles. Lexus Upkeep Items at 15,000, 45,000 and 75,000 Miles In addition to changing filter and fluids, your Lexus needs some special attention at these intervals. Lexus maintenance tasks include: Inspect all drive belts Check brake fluid condition Clean and adjust wheels Rotate and balance tires Inspect wheels and brakes for wear and damage Inspect steering and shocks Inspect driveshaft Replace windshield wiper inserts Check spark plug wiring and connections Check cabin air filter and A/C system Service batte ... read more

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Lexus Repair