It Is Time to Check Your Intervals

Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last under normal driving conditions. For this reason, they give us guidelines to follow […]

Severe Service Requirements

A lot of GREELEY drivers have asked whether or not they should use their severe service maintenance schedule, which is listed in their vehicle’s  owner’s  manual. It can be somewhat confusing, so we decided to consult an expert. Cricket Killingsworth is from QMI/Heartland, a manufacturer of automotive products and fluids. She’s been in the automotive business for […]

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In GREELEY

Every GREELEY car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter’s dirty. Here’s what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your vehicle owner’s manual will have a recommendation of when the filter should be replaced. So between your owner’s […]

GREELEY Exhaust and Emissions Service

Many GREELEY residents don’t realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it’s too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Phil’s Pro Auto Service is really a lot more comprehensive these days.For example, in the U.S., the federal government […]

Charge It in GREELEY for Extended Battery Life

Here’s an interesting statistic for our in GREELEY, Colorado, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out that it’s our modern cars with all […]

Exhaust Service at Phil’s Pro Auto Service: Passing the Smell Test

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most GREELEY residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Colorado folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we forget that a damaged exhaust system can be deadly. That’s why […]

GREELEY Air Conditioning Service

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around GREELEY, but not in your vehicle. When GREELEY residents’ vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they’ll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more […]

New Life for Your Older Car in GREELEY

Isn’t it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when GREELEY families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your parents just told you to do without, that you should have […]

Right or Left? Phil’s Pro Auto Service Power Steering Service

Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today’s modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver’s arms. That’s why old cars had such large steering wheels: they needed […]