Spring has sprung!That means it’s time to shake off the last remnants of winter and prepare for the warm, sunny days ahead by giving your vehicle a thorough cleaning and inspection.An exterior car wash is a great way to start, but don’t stop there. Follow these six tips to ensure you’re ready for spring driving:1. Tidy Up.As … Continue reading 6 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Vehicle
The days are getting shorter, temperatures are dipping and rain is in the forecast. There’s no denying it: Summer’s officially in the rear view mirror.The change of seasons is a good time to ensure trouble-free fall driving by changing your vehicle’s oil and taking care of other basic maintenance.At Oil Can Henry’s, it’s our mission … Continue reading Are You Ready for Fall Driving? Check These 5 Things to Be Sure
A record 51.26 million vehicle recalls were issued in 2015, led by notices for defective Takata airbags.That number may continue to rise, as industry experts have forecast more frequent and larger auto recalls in the future due to increased scrutiny by federal regulators and an increase in the number of public complaints.While manufacturers are required … Continue reading Has Your Vehicle Been Recalled? Here’s How You Can Find Out
Sweltering temperatures like those the West Coast has been enduring in recent weeks is tough on our vehicles. Batteries can lose strength or corrode, coolant may break down faster and lose its ability to protect your engine and, in rare cases, vehicles may catch fire.
If your vehicle doesn’t have an oil life monitor, it’s likely the owner’s manual includes two maintenance service schedules: one for “normal” driving and one for “severe”. And, if you’re like most drivers, you probably consider yourself to be “normal”. That’s where you could be making a big mistake in how you maintain your vehicle. … Continue reading Are You Normal? Learn Which Oil Change Schedule is Best for You