Charlies Fast Lube Perryville: Perryville, Missouri Oil Change
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Family Owned & Operated

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY! We change your oil while you wait

Nice waiting areas, clean rest rooms, and fresh coffee to make your experience unique!

We provide the finest preventative maintenance at competitive prices.

We offer top offs between oil changes with our sticker.

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A New Battery in Perryville

Hello Perryville drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Perryville, here's some auto advice to help you.There are two measurements to consider when purchasing a new... Read More

Wired! (Battery Cable Service)

Colder weather brings out the worst in a vehicle's battery. On a very cold day, you may have experienced that your engine cranks slowly when starting. But while it may be the battery itself, it may also be the parts that transfer the power to other the other electrical components, the battery c... Read More

Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville Alternator Replacement Service in Perryville

Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Perryville is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and lane d... Read More

The Cable Guy (Battery Cables and Maintenance)

If you've ever noticed your vehicle's lights are dim or not working at all, the problem could be many things. But one possibility is your battery cables aren't doing their job. A power outage in your vehicle is similar to one in your house and needs to be repaired to get things back to normal.... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Today's report from Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Per... Read More

A Stitch in Time at Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville

You probably have heard that expression, "A stitch in time saves nine." In other words, if you fix an issue at its early stages, it will prevent a much more difficult problem later. That's certainly the case with your vehicle, and here's a true story to demonstrate it.A driver noticed his vehicl... Read More

Battery Maintenance Tips From Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville

When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If your battery isn't working efficiently, your alterna... Read More

Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Perryville residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can ... Read More

Taking the Heat (Batteries in Hot Weather)

Quick question. Which is tougher on a vehicle's battery, the heat or the cold? Believe it or not, it's the heat. Think about it. The battery often sits in the engine compartment next to that motor generating lots of heat. That can accelerate corrosion in the battery and may even cause water i... Read More

The Right Automotive Fluids for Perryville Drivers

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Perryville drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could even ... Read More

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