Mar 24, 20202 min read
What We're Doing to Stay Safe
With the outbreak of COVID-19 on the rise, the CDC has an extensive list of precautions you can take to keep you and your family safe. You can view these steps by visiting the CDC website here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. Another step most of us are taking is social distancing.
Mar 09, 20192 min read
Why is car repair expensive?
Have you ever wondered why some of our car repair bills seem to make a hole in our pockets? We tried to break down some of the car repair expenses as examples in the below table. Let’s take a couple of services as examples
Feb 20, 20191 mins read
Braking Bad? Walter White can’t service your brakes but FixMyCar can
You’re driving down the road and you hear some squeaking noise when you press on the brake pedal. With squeaky brakes, it’s a definite indicator that you need to get your brakes checked out.
Sept 29, 20192 mins read
What services can you perform?
Most of us think of a visiting an auto repair shop when they need their car fixed. While that might be true for heavy and time complex services like swapping an engine/transmission or replacing the engine head gasket, most light or smaller services can be performed in a mobile setting such as a house driveway, office parking lot or even street parking.
August 02, 20192 mins read
Checklist for a pre-purchase used car inspection
We cannot overstate the importance of having a professional mechanic check the car that you want to buy before you make a call. If you go to a shop or have a mobile mechanic come to the site, you should be given a comprehensive report on the conditions of things like brakes, suspension, dash lights, exterior, interior, tires, etc. This will save you expensive and unexpected repair bills in the future and also can be used as a negotiation tactic with the seller. Good luck!
June 11, 20192 mins read
Check Engine Light! What Do I Do Now?
Vehicle manufacturers have designed a system where if your car emissions goabove a certainlimit for a period of time, your check engine light can come on. CheckEngine light (CEL) canturn out to be one of the most simplest issues or the most complicated issueyour car can have.
April 10, 20192 mins read
Top 5 car problems
When the car cranks but does not start – it can be multiple reasons why thismight happen. Our mechanic can come out and test all things related to air,fuel and spark to see why the car would not start. It can be an alternator,starter, fuel line or any other issue.
March 03, 20192 mins read
Why choose a mobile mechanic?
Going to a repair shop is a thing of the past. The reason why we say that is80% of the repairs can be performed with just a few tools and a driveway, ofcourse by a certified mechanic.
Feb 18, 20192 mins read
My Car Wont Start
How frustrating it is when you are on your way to work in the morning and your car won’t start? Arggh.. We’ve all been in these situations and it's not a good feeling.