Looking For a Mechanic?
At Northwest Auto & Tire you will find more than just a “mechanic” to service your vehicle. We employ A.S.E. certified technicians, that have years of experience servicing vehicles. But today’s vehicles require more than just a good technician. It also requires a lot of very sophisticated equipment. It doesn’t matter how good your technician is, he is helpless without the proper tools to diagnose and repair your vehicle.
That’s why at Northwest Auto & Tire we make sure our technicians attend the appropriate classes every year. We also use the same tools that you will find at your dealer, and we keep them current and up to date.
We are one of the few auto repair shops that still offer’s “Full Service”. Our services range from lube, oil and filter work, to diagnosing today’s complex computer-controlled fuel injection systems.
Air Filter, to change or not to change.
Dirty Filters and the problems they create.
Air Filter replacement is often overlooked, and the importance of getting clean air to the engine is mostly understood. This is a good video that can help folks understand why it is important to change the filter when it has become too dirty.
A dirty filter and cause more problems than just lowering your fuel economy. Filters get dirty much faster if you drive in dusty conditions. They also get clogged faster in the summer time when there is more contaminants in the air like construction dirt, or even pollen.
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