NorthWest Auto & Tire is one of the few auto repair shops that still offers “Full Service”. Services range from lube, oil and filter work, to diagnosing today’s complex computer-controlled fuel injection systems. We also specialize in emission control systems.
Located in Zion, IL, we provide auto repair service for vehicles from the surrounding areas including the following Illinois cities: Zion, Beach Park, Winthrop Harbor, Wadsworth, Waukegan & in Wisconsin, Kenosha, and Pleasant Prairie.
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Northwest Auto & Tire Blog
Today’s Northwest Auto And Tire post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won’t protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner’s manual. Of course, your Northwest Auto And Tire service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle. Your browser does not […]
Have you ever had an experience like this in Zion, ILLINOIS? You drive through the one of those automatic car washes. When you get to the end, where the dryer is blowing, your check engine light started flashing! You fear the worst, but within a block or two, the light stopped flashing, but stayed on. […]
Most ILLINOIS auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning system can extend its life and prevent costly repair bills. Your […]
Zion drivers rely on their car’s coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it’s cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From there the coolant/water mix circulates back through the engine […]