Category: Auto Repair

Motor Oil is More High-Tech Than You Think

August 2nd, 2019 by

Fluid Additives If you’ve been to an automotive store, you’ve probably noticed that there are dozens of motor oils to choose from. Each one is engineered for specific purposes using additives to boost aspects of durability, performance, heat-resistance, evaporation, and more. Austin’s Automotive Specialists in Cedar Park, Texas understands all of these factors and keeps

Choosing the Right Motor Oil

August 2nd, 2019 by

Types of Oil When your vehicle needs an oil change, you can’t dump in just any kind of motor oil you select from the shelf at an auto parts store. Motor oils come in different classes, and vehicles have their own requirements for proper motor oil and performance. As experts in vehicle maintenance, Austin’s Automotive

What is an Oil Change?

August 2nd, 2019 by

Essential Services: Explained Are you curious about what is done during routine oil change service? Here’s what happens when you bring your vehicle to Austin’s Automotive Specialists in Lakeway, Texas for its service. Remove Old Oil Once your vehicle is carefully parked in our bay, our technicians raise the vehicle to easily access components underneath.

When to Get Your Oil Changed

August 2nd, 2019 by

Maintenance Schedule So you know that you need to get your vehicle’s oil changed regularly, but how do you know exactly when? Here are a few ways to determine when it’s time to visit Austin’s Automotive Specialists in Leander, Texas for your next oil change service! Check Your Owner’s Manual When your vehicle was made,

4 Reasons to Get an Oil Change

August 2nd, 2019 by

Why You Need This Service If there’s one thing you need to do for your vehicle, it’s changing the motor oil. Cars aren’t designed to run without clean motor oil and if it’s left to circulate through the engine beyond its ideal timeline, serious damage can occur. Luckily for drivers in Round Rock, Texas, Austin’s

Common Check Engine Light Problems & How to Prevent Them

November 15th, 2018 by

Perhaps one of the most annoying aspects of driving is when that check engine light comes on. Some vehicles have separate lights for common issues so you can investigate the issue and correct it, without a trip to the mechanics. But for other cars, the check engine light can be generic. Sometimes it may even

Well-Functioning Brakes Are Essential for Road Safety

September 15th, 2018 by

We take our vehicle’s brakes for granted until they fail. Hopefully if that happens everyone has stayed safe. But it can be a major annoyance to have your vehicle break down when you’re on your way to a big meeting or a special family event. It’s important to pay attention to your car and be