Differential Service in Sparks – What You Need to Know

Understanding Your Differential Service When it comes to an understanding a differential service and how it is beneficial, many people end up scratching their heads. Don't worry, the professionals at Wayne's Automotive Center and Xpress Lube want to make sure you understand every part of your vehicle. Here is a fact, every car [...]

2019-04-21T22:24:06-07:00April 21st, 2019|Maintenance|

Severe Service Intervals – Do Sparks Driving Conditions Affect Them?

  When Should You Honor A Severe Service Interval? Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's handbook for what is termed “severe service” maintenance? Let's explain what severe driving conditions aren't: The most comfortable driving a vehicle activity is moving on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) [...]

2019-04-15T14:18:33-07:00April 15th, 2019|Diesel Maintenance, Maintenance|

A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Sparks

Oil Change Yes, Transmission Change Yes Most drivers in Reno and Sparks are good at remembering to get their oil changed. But a transmission needs service as well but is often overlooked because of the longer service intervals. If you don't maintain a transmission, it can lead to premature failure. A transmission can [...]

2019-03-30T00:11:00-07:00March 30th, 2019|Maintenance|

Car Battery Replacement, Who What, When, Why?

What does the battery do? The battery in your car powers all your electrical devices. It powers your radio, dome lights, and even your engine! Let's dive in and break down all the things you may not know about your battery. The workings of a battery? We are going to talk more about [...]

2019-03-29T22:38:12-07:00February 21st, 2019|Maintenance|

Reno and Sparks Engine Fluid Advice

Engines Fluids Are Different Today Fluid requirements for modern vehicles have changed. In the past, we used standard oil on most vehicles.  Nowadays, engines and motors, differentials, and the like, have become more sophisticated, requiring more sophisticated lubricants. When using the incorrect type of fluids in newer engines, the result is engine damage. What Weight [...]

2019-02-04T22:07:20-07:00February 4th, 2019|Maintenance, Ownership|

Reno & Sparks Emergency Car Kit

Roadside Emergencies Can Vary When you are dealing with roadside emergencies in Reno and Sparks situations can range from a flat tire downtown to a car trapped in a snowy ravine for days. These situations lead us to the topic of discussion today. You need to prepare for the inevitable emergency that will come our [...]

2019-01-22T22:09:53-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Auto Safety, Maintenance|