Hold the Oil! (Oil Pan Gasket Replacement)

May 26, 2019

You've likely heard how important oil is to your vehicle's engine. Did you know that there's one part that's responsible for holding that oil so you can use it every day? It's called the oil pan, and it sits at the bottom of the engine. The oil pan is a vital, though simple, part of your engine's... More

Automotive Tips from Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville: Serpentine Belt System Wear

May 19, 2019

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Perryville drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will not com... More

Perryville Alignment Service

May 12, 2019

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Perryville

May 5, 2019

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Perryville, Missouri, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Perryville streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just s... More