Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in the top of your engine. Over time, different parts of ...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 28, 2018
Warm weather or cold, Perryville drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Perryville people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive maintenance schedul...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on October 21, 2018
Okay. You went to your local Perryville car wash, and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the Check Engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Perryville service center, but on the way, the Check Engine ...
Posted in Diagnostics
on October 14, 2018
When people in Perryville talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Missouri? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them or o...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on October 07, 2018
If you've ever been driving around Perryville and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect your field...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 04, 2018
Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Perryville on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are considered sig...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on October 03, 2018