Hitting the Brakes in GREELEY

Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don’t care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other GREELEY drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular inspection. There are  parts that wear out or wear down, […]

Phil’s Pro Auto Service 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 GREELEY residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can actually damage your engine.As engines have become more sophisticated, new weights (or […]

Fuel Injectors

The last new American vehicles sold in GREELEY with a carburetor rolled out of the Colorado dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in GREELEY, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel […]

Automotive Tips from Phil’s Pro Auto Service: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. GREELEY drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more expensive maintenance services, but the […]

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your GREELEY Vehicle

If you’re a quart low in your vehicle, there isn’t enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you’re driving around the GREELEY area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn’t reduce friction properly. The result is you get to watch those numbers at your local […]