AUTOSUN AUTO REPAIR, IN VAN NUYS, CA: BRAKE REPAIR & SERVICE ;BRAKE PADS & ROTORS, MASTER CYLYNDER, CALIPERS, ABS .
AUTOSUN AUTO REPAIR, IN VAN NUYS, CA: RADIATORS, WATER PUMPS REPLACMENT.
AUTOSUN AUTO REPAIR, IN VAN NUYS, CA: TIMING BELT, VALVE JOB, ENGINE, CLUTCH REPLACMENT.
The lifespan of a given set of brake pads is dependent on a very wide set of variables ranging from personal driving style to the impersonal laws of physics. Mechanics and manufacturers have a loosely agreed upon mileage range from around 30,000 to 70,000 miles.
The brake system is your cars solution to slowing and stopping. When you have a brake failure, this is commonly due to the brake pads and/or rotors not generating sufficient friction to stop your vehicle. Therefore, it is very important to check your cars brake system. If you see any of the below issues on your vehicle, call us to schedule a free brake inspection.
When you have your check brake light illuminates on the cluster.
When you hear scraping or grinding noises coming from the brakes.
When pushing down on the brake pedal, it feels soft or spongy.
When braking, your vehicle pulls to one side.
A cars engine produces a lot of heat when it is running and must be cooled continuously to avoid engine damage. It is imperative that your cooling system is always working properly. Here are a few scenarios to keep an eye on and ensure your vehicle is not in danger of overheating. If you see any of these issues on your vehicle, call us to schedule a free visual examination.
Systematic Cooling Problems:
The coolant temperature light illuminates on the cluster.
When driving in cold temperatures, your heater fails to work.
Steam starts rising from under the hood of your vehicle.
Our customers vehicles were built to run a specific way to achieve the best performance possible. Our skilled technicians ensure that maintenance checks and repairs restore the integrity of the originally manufactured standards. If your vehicles check engine light has illuminated on the cluster, please call us to schedule a free code reading to identify the problem.
Maintaining your engine is crucial to its useful life. Here are a few tips to maintaining it in the best condition:
1) Regularly change the oil and oil filter.
2) Follow your manufacturers maintenance schedule (if you don’t have one, give us a call!)
3) If your car is equipped with a timing belt, check and replace as needed. This will range between 90-120k miles depending on the year of your vehicle.