How do you know when your car is in trouble? When your vehicle engine is in need of some TLC? Often, you don’t—so thankfully, your car will actually tell you. That’s what the Check Engine light is all about. When you see that light illuminated, it’s because your vehicle needs something—something above and beyond the typical oil change/tire rotation maintenance. And the only way to tell exactly what it needs is to have some diagnostic tests run. That’s something our experts can help you with, right here at Meineke #553 in New Britain, CT.
The Check Engine light is your car’s way of telling you when it needs a little extra TLC—when there’s something the matter with it, something that goes beyond that routine maintenance. While the problem may be fairly minor, it could also be major—and in any case, it’s good to get the issue fixed sooner rather than later. At Meineke #553 in New Britain, CT, we can run the tests required to diagnose the problem and point you toward the necessary repairs. More often than not, we can handle all those repairs right here in our service center, getting your car back to working as good as new!
But what are some of the possible reasons for your engine lights to come on? It could be any range of things. In some cases, the underlying issue is something that’s fairly simple and easy to repair. It may be something like a broken gas cap. In other cases, though, the problem may be something pretty serious—for instance, a malfunction with your transmission. The only way to know for sure what’s going on with your car is to have that Check Engine light interpreted by a trained diagnostician. That’s a service we can offer here at Meineke #553 in New Britain, CT.
When you join us in Meineke #553 in New Britain, CT, we’ll do a few things for you. First, we’ll run the basic diagnostic test, which tells us what’s really going on with your vehicle. If necessary, we may run some additional tests, or perform a quick visual inspection. Then, we’ll advise you on the repair work that’s needed. We’ll ultimately tell you what you need to do to extend the life of your engine for as long as possible, and to get the optimal performance from it.
At Meineke #553 in New Britain, CT, we’re always happy to handle engine diagnostics for our customers, and to assist with vehicle maintenance however we can. Additionally, though, we’re here to help you save money! Our services are always affordable, and we also have a Coupon page we encourage you to visit. Here, you can see if there are any current promos or discounts that apply to our diagnostic services. Check it out now, and remember to call our technicians the next time your Check Engine light switches on.
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