Operating Hours

Monday - Friday

7:30am - 5:30pm

Frequently Asked Questions

 

1. Is it really necessary to replace my timing belt at the recommended interval?
      a.    Yes, if a timing belt breaks on many of today’s engines, catastrophic damage can occur.


2. How often should I change my oil?
      a.    Every 3,000 miles or 3 months whichever comes first.


3. When should I rotate my tires?
      a.    Tires should be rotated every 6,000 miles or every other oil change.


4. My car wobbles at low speeds; do I need to be concerned?
      a.    This can be a serious sign of tire problems, which can lead to vehicle roll over.


5. What should I do if the vehicle starts to overheat?
      a.    Immediately find a safe place to park. Do not attempt to check radiator fluid. The coolant can cause serious burns. Even though your vehicle may run fine, Further driving can result in major engine damage. Have your vehicle towed to a repair shop.


6. My “check engine” or “service engine soon” light is on. Do I need to be concerned?
      a.    There are many sensors and systems that are closely monitored by your vehicle’s computer in order to provide optimum performance, emissions and fuel mileage. If left unaddressed, it may result in loss of mileage, reliability, higher repair costs and possible roadside breakdown.


7. Why does my vehicle need maintenance?
      a.    Preventative maintenance will provide dependability, lower repair costs and longer vehicle life.

 

 

 

Certified Automotive Repair Inc.
2217 Andrea Lane
Fort Myers, FL 33912

Telephone: (239) 482-4048
Fax: (239) 482-4848