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Family Automotive & Diesel Repair has been providing the finest automobile service for more than 25 years. We’re an independently owned auto repair shop for any make and model vehicle. Serving the Gilbert area as an insurance approved shop, ensures that our technicians meet the highest industry standards.
Our goal is to be a vehicle service leader. We’ll do whatever it takes to earn your trust. We believe in providing the highest level of service in all areas of our expertise. We will literally go the extra mile to provide you with that level of service.
The Answers You Need
HOW LONG WILL A DIESEL ENGINE LAST?
The costs will average out over the lifetime of the vehicle, at least somewhat, and the extra power can help significantly. A gasoline powered truck can run for 200,000 miles. Conversely, a diesel truck has a longer lifespan and can run for at least 500,000 and as much as 800,000 miles.
IS BRAKE SERVICE NECESSARY?
The three your dealer's trying to sell you – fuel injection service, brake service and abrake fluid flush – aren't needed on most vehicles, period, the APA says. ... The Journey is one of the few vehicles which needs brake service after about two years, because the brakes are known to corrode quickly.
WHAT CAUSES ELECTRICAL PROBLEMS IN CARS?
Your vehicle might have a loose electrical connection. A blown fuse will causeproblems. Sometimes, it's that one part of the system is constantly drawing power, even when the engine is shut off, and it slowly drains the battery. Perhaps the most common cause of car electrical problems is that the battery is failing.