The Importance of Preventive Maintenance
You can apply preventive care to anything, like most things it is highly cost-effective when applied to our vehicles. Unfortunately, many drivers believe that maintenance only applies when it breaks down and they take it to the auto repair shop. But there are many reasons for you to care about your vehicle's maintenance before it breaks down.
Regular maintenance is cheap when compared to replacing expensive damaged car parts. You can save a lot of money in the long term by doing routine check-ups every 5,000 miles for an oil change and around 35,000 miles for brakes.
With regular maintenance, your vehicle becomes safer on the road. In addition, your car's chances of a breakdown considerably drop if you do routine check-ups. Finally, cars with complex systems can spot the beginning of an issue; pay close attention to your car’s information system for early warning signs.
Longevity of the Car
Much like people, the more you take care of yourself, the better life quality you have. In addition, the more maintenance and care you give to your care, the longer it will be functional and the farther it can take you. For example, according to reports, the average life of a car is about 150,000 miles; obviously, this depends on the vehicle.
Taking good care of your vehicle helps it not waste fuel, which, in turn, is also good for your wallet. However, if you miss regular maintenance, you can forget to have your engine air filters or motor oil replaced, which will undoubtedly affect the mileage of your car, which will hurt you at the pump.
Our staff will treat your vehicle as if was their own.
We employ ASE certified mechanics who use today’s latest automotive technology and are equipped to handle all major and minor auto repair services on foreign and domestic vehicles.
Located at 99 Florence Street, near the “Y” intersection in Hueytown.
Preventive maintenance can reduce your repair bills in the future.
We offer mounting, balancing and rotation for FREE on all tire sales.
Welcome to Ken’s Tire and Wheel, your number one source for all things automotive. We’re dedicated to providing you the very best repair services, with an emphasis on honesty, quality, and affordability.
Founded in 1978 Ken’s Tire and Wheel has helped the local community keep putting miles on the Hueytown and Bessemer roads.
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