Fall is definitely upon us here in Parma, Ohio; Parma Heights, Ohio; and Old Brooklyn, Ohio! That means that winter is right around the corner. Since the weather is cooling off, we usually don’t think about any type of cooling system service or cooling system maintenance for our vehicles. Our minds start focusing on how we should prepare for winter driving. Things like oil, tire tread, brakes, and washer fluids are the big things that come to mind to get our vehicles ready for winter. But there is one preventative measure that we often forget about that can help us avoid costly repairs, and that is checking the cooling system. Fortunately for you, Meineke Car Care Center can help in that department.
Screeching. Groaning. Squeaking. Grinding. These are all noises that you definitely don’t want to hear coming from your Parma Heights, Ohio vehicle. Loud, grating sounds like that usually indicate that something is wrong with your brakes. And since these parts perform a pretty important job, it’s in your best interest to get a professional brake inspection—pronto! The service technicians at Meineke Car Care Center in Parma, Ohio will be the first ones to warn you about the dangers of ignoring your brakes! That’s why this Cuyahoga County, Ohio auto repair facility offers affordable brake service to their customers—so you can get the repair work you need at a price that won’t empty out your wallet.
How much of your Parma Heights, Ohio vehicle exhaust system do you see on a daily basis? Probably just the tailpipe and perhaps a small portion of the muffler—unless your vehicle happens to be a motocycle. The full system, of course, is significantly more complex, and runs the entire length of your Old Brooklyn, Ohio car or Brooklyn Heights, Ohio truck. But, many drivers have an “out of sight, out of mind,” mentality when it comes to exhaust repair and maintenance. Meineke Car Care Center in Parma, Ohio understands this, and strives to provide every type of exhaust system service possible to all types of vehicle. Whether you need muffler replacement, performance exhaust system installation, or custom bent exhaust pipes to fit any vehicle, Meineke is the place to go. Continue reading
When was the last time you took your Brooklyn Heights, Ohio car in for a vehicle tune-up? Survey your friends and neighbors with the same question, and chances are you will get one of two answers: an exact date or a helpless shrug. For those who are not so “in tune” with their Old Brooklyn, Ohio cars, trucks, and SUVs, you’re not alone. Many vehicles do not see the inside of a shop until there’s an identifiable problem. But, how great would it be if you could avoid bigger, more costly repairs? With regular vehicle tune-ups and tire maintenance from Meineke Car Care Center in Parma, Ohio, you can! Continue reading
How well do you know your vehicle’s owner’s manual? Do you rotate your tires as often as you should or even know how often the manufacturer suggests you have them rotated? How long have you had your windshield wiper blades? When was the last time you took your car in for a cooling system flush? Are these questions beginning to make you squirm uncomfortably? You’re not alone. A lot of Parma Heights, Ohio car owners would be just as baffled as you are by this little car and truck maintenance quiz. The truth is that many of us forget just how many pieces and parts are actually in our cars. If something isn’t obviously broken in your car, chances are that you don’t take the time to make sure it is working properly. The trouble is that many individuals wait to investigate a minor issue until it has become a major problem. If you’re like most people, you want to avoid all costly car repairs when possible. So what can you do to ensure that your Old Brooklyn, Ohio or Brooklyn Heights, Ohio car is in tip top shape? Stopping at Meineke Car Care Center in Parma, Ohio for your tire maintenance and vehicle tune up is an excellent first step. Continue reading
“Three months or three thousand miles.” You’ve heard it plenty of times, and you probably don’t have to think twice to know what’s being discussed: oil changes. It’s one thing about car care that has remained pretty consistent, despite all of the other changes that have been made to engines, tires, transmissions, exhaust systems, and more. So, now we all know when we’re supposed to have the oil changed in our Parma, Ohio or Seven Hills, Ohio vehicles (even if we don’t always follow it…), but what about where to have your oil change performed? It’s easy to think one oil change is the same as the next, and that it doesn’t matter where you go, but that’s simply not the case. One visit to Meineke in Parma, Ohio is all it will take for you to see for yourself that they have everything you need—quality service and special savings!
Be honest. Somewhere along the line, you’ve missed an oil change, right? Continue reading