Engine: Service & Repair

Heater Hoses, Replace

Service Name:

Heater Hoses, Replace

Service Description:

Remove and Replace Heater Hoses

Service Specifics:

This repair is usually performed as an maintenance item based on mileage or time. The hoses can also be replaced due to leaks or swelling. For more information about this repair, please refer tocooling system maintenance.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Request that an ASE Certified technician that is certified in the appropriate area perform the services on your car.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Radiator Hoses, Replace

Service Name:

Radiator Hoses, Replace

Service Description:

Remove and Replace Radiator Hoses

Service Specifics:

This repair is usually performed as an maintenance item based on mileage or time. The hoses can also be replaced due to leaks or swelling. For more information about this repair, please refer tocooling system maintenance.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Cooling system problems are the number one cause of emergency breakdowns. Keeping the system in top shape is money well invested.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Timing Belt, Replace

Service Name:

Timing Belt, Replace

Service Description:

Inspect and replace camshaft timing belt

Service Specifics:

Remove the accessoiry drive belts. Remove the timing belt cover. Remove the old timing belt. Reinstall the belt and locate per the engine manufactures procedure. Reinstall the timing cover and drive belts. Test run engine for proper operation.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Request that an ASE Certified Engine technician do this work. Expect the technician to recommend that other parts (such as oil seals, water pump, or drive belts) be replaced at the same time. This is common and usually the best thing to do.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Serpentine Belt, Replace

Service Name:

Serpentine Belt, Replace

Service Description:

Remove and replace The Serpentine Accessory Drive Belt.

Service Specifics:

Remove and replace The Serpentine Accessory Drive Belt. Reinstall and adjust other belts and accessories as needed. If the Serpentine Drive Belt fails the car will become disabled.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Request a top quality replacement part here. Ask the technician to check the other belts and hoses, because they age at a similar pace.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Cooling System Check

Service Name:

Cooling System Check

Service Description:

Pressure test the cooling system. Ensure proper operation of belts, hoses, fans, and the water pump.

Service Specifics:

The cooling system, including the cap will be pressure tested for maintaining the proper pressure. The cooling fans will be inspected for proper operation. Belts and hoses will be checked for wear or defects. For more information, please refer to cooling system.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Cooling system problems are the number one cause of emergency breakdowns. Keeping the system in top shape is money well invested.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Cooling System Flush

Service Name:

Cooling System Flush

Service Description:

Drain coolant, flush the radiator, check the system and install new coolant mix.

Service Specifics:

The old coolant will be removed and the system will be flushed to remove contaminants. New coolant in the proper mix will be installed. For more information you can refer to cooling system.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Special equipment is used to remove as much old coolant as possible. Some states require that coolant be recycled and this usually means that you will pay a little more for the coolant and the labor.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Engine Oil Leak Diagnosis

Service Name:

Engine Oil Leak Diagnosis

Service Description:

Locate the source and cause of an engine oil leak.

Service Specifics:

Locate the source and cause of an engine oil leak. Leak detection can be tricky because the leak can be coming from the front of the engine and while moving, flows towards the back of the car. This makes it difficult at times to find the source of the leak. A steam clean of the affected area may be necessary. Most leaks are from worn or cracked seals and gaskets. Replacement of oil soaked components may be necessary, such as timing belts, drive belts and hoses.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Engine leaks are sometimes the fault of bad materials or designs from the factory. Ask your technician to research if the problem part has been upgraded from the factory or other source.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.