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Is It Time for Some Scheduled Maintenance – Vancouver Auto Repair

Is It Time for Some Scheduled Maintenance – Vancouver Auto Repair Earlier this month, we talked about the importance of (Top Preventive Maintenance Services You Should Consider) preventative maintenance. Getting your vehicle checked regularly for preventative maintenance will help keep it running right. One of the best ways to keep on top of your preventative maintenance is to simply keep up to date with your factory-scheduled maintenance. Know Your Maintenance Schedule Every car is different, but most cars include a recommended maintenance schedule. In fact, many cars will notify you when it’s time to get certain things checked and/or changed. For example, many cars come with a recommendation to get your oil changed every 3,000 miles. Tires should be rotated every 5,000 miles. Many vehicles also include standard maintenance checks at 30,000, 50,000, 70,000 and 100,000 miles; or at ... read more

Looking for a Pre-Owned Vehicle for Your Graduate?

Looking for a Pre-Owned Vehicle for Your Graduate? It’s still April so school is not quite out yet in Vancouver WA. But the school year is getting closer to being over. This a big time of year for high school graduates, as they prepare to start the next phase of their lives. That often includes a new car. Well, at least a new car to them. If getting your graduate a car is in your plans, then now is a good time to start looking. While some parents splurge and get a brand new vehicle, most families prefer to buy a pre-owned car for their new graduate. There are all kinds of makes and models to choose from, obviously. So it all depends on what you’re looking for. But for most people, buying a reliable and affordable vehicle are the top priorities. Top Makes for Graduates Some of the best options for new graduates include the Honda Civic, and the Toyota Corolla. Other popular models include the Hyundai Elantra, the Nissan Altima, and the Subaru Impreza, t ... read more

Top Preventive Maintenance Services You Should Consider

Top Preventive Maintenance Services You Should Consider Have you noticed anything different with your vehicle lately? Like maybe a strange noise, or maybe a little rattle or hum when you reach a certain speed. Maybe you’ve noticed a drop in your average MPG. Whatever the case, if you’re car is still running but something seems a little off, then you probably need some maintenance done. A Little Money Now, Or A Lot of Money Later No one likes to spend money on auto repairs in Vancouver WA. We would all rather use our money for other things. However, preventative maintenance on our vehicles is very important. In fact, spending a little money before big problems arise will help you save A LOT of money down the road. Preventative maintenance is much cheaper than major repairs. So even though you would rather spend your hard-earned money elsewhere, here are some of the top preventative maintenance services you should strongly consider ... read more

Celebrate National Car Care Month With a Trip to Hoesly Eco Automotive

Did you know that April is National Car Care Month? Is your next question: “Why April?” Well, April is a great time to focus on your car, truck, or SUV. Winter is over, spring has started, and your car probably needs a little extra love and care this time of year. Summer is just a few months away and that’s when people tend to put a lot more miles on their vehicles. But, before you start getting ahead of yourself and making your summer plans, you can’t overlook spring driving hazards. This is typically the wettest time of year in the Pacific Northwest, so you always have to be on the lookout for wet roads in Vancouver WA. The rain can be so heavy at times you even have to be aware of big puddles that can lead to hydroplaning. So now is a good time to check your tires, brakes and, of course, your windshield wipers. Does Your Vehicle Need Some Auto Repair? So how will you plan on celebrating National Car Care Month? Perhaps by getting some much ... read more