We find that a lot of Commerce drivers are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions, but don't want to be embarrassed or seem pushy. Cars are very complicated and there's more to know about them than most of us have the time to learn. Maybe it...
Posted in Service Standards
on December 25, 2016
Starting in 1996, Top Lube Center service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Control Module is a computer th...
Posted in Diagnostics
on December 18, 2016
Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Commerce knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Commerce area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger compartmen...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 12, 2016
Most Commerce drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that "bald" tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 06, 2016