Getting a car fixed can be costly. In addition to having to buy parts, you also need to pay the mechanic for their work. Does the idea of saving money on auto repairs appeal to you? The following tips will help you do so.
Keep a good battery charger on hand at all times. People commonly experience dead batteries, making battery chargers good for helping stranded drivers. Learn how to find the points where the battery charger connects.
Ask all the questions you have at the shop. You should ask about the problems you have and what to do to avoid them in the future. One of the best ways to reduce costs is by preventative maintenance.
Your radiator needs to be looked over regularly. Let the car run briefly, shut the engine, then open the hood. Never open your radiator if your vehicle is running. Use a dipstick to check the radiator’s fluid level, and remember to always mix water in with your coolant if need be. Some coolants come premixed.
Prior to handing over your keys, be sure you have a good idea of the repair cost. If you aren’t sure about anything, ask for clarification. You don’t …