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Posted on 08/30/2012

Avoiding the Auto Repair "Rip Off"

  • Signs to look for and what do they mean?
  • B.B.B. Better Business Bureau
  • B.A.R. Bureau of Automotive Repair
  • A.A.A. Automobile Club of Southern California
  • ASE Automotive Service Excellence

The Secret to Auto Repair Estimates

  • Knowing your rights is important
  • How are the parts and labor prices determined?
  • Why all the "up sells?"
  • Why can't I understand the invoice?
  • What about the warranty?

At Fox Auto Care we want to take the stress out of auto repair. We want you to understand your service experience so we post our signs in view and give you clear and understandable invoices. We are happy to answer any questions you may have and show you what is needed on your vehicle. Your trust is our commitment.

  • AAA approved
  • Accurate estimates
  • Guaranteed Work
  • Certified ASE MasterTechnicians
  • Below Dealer Prices
  • Personal Service and Attention

Preparing for an auto emergency

Posted on 08/30/2012
  • Do's and don'ts of an emergency kit
  • Do you have lethal weapons in your family suv?
  • Keep your insurance information accessible

Preventing an auto emergency

  • Early warning dash lights, Check Engine Light
  • Checking your tires, including your spare tire
  • Driving with anti-lock brakes
  • Your nose can prevent an emergency
  • Know your vehicle's "personality"

At Fox Auto Care we are concerned with your safety so we offer a free pre-trip inspection that includes a visual inspection of your vehicle's fluid levels, windshield wipers, belts, hoses, and tires.

We also offer Automotive Awareness classes for women, men, and teen drivers.

Electrical Services

Posted on 08/30/2012

Take charge of your automotive electrical system

  • Car will not start
  • Do the dash lights and radio work?
  • Does the engine make a cranking sound?
  • Will it start in Neutral?
  • Can you jump start it?

My battery light is on. Do I need a new battery?

  • I put a new battery in and my charging system is fine, but my car will not start after sitting overnight
  • What is an "alternator?"
  • What are all these lights on my dash?

What about Hybrid Automobiles?

  • Are they worth it?
  • Do I have to go to the dealer for repairs?

We offer complete electrical system diagnosis and we promise to take the static out of the explanation so that you can understand your vehicle better.

  • Accurate estimates
  • AAA approved
  • Guaranteed Work
  • Certified ASE MasterTechnicians
  • Below Dealer Prices
  • Personal Service and Attention

Brake Service

Posted on 08/29/2012

How much should I pay for a brake repair job? What parts do I need? What is that noise? It's making a squeaking / chirping sound.

Without a complete inspection it is impossible to get an accurate estimate.

Brake Repair Concerns

  • Brake pads only or brake rotors also?
  • Possible calipers and hoses
  • Shoes and wheel cylinders
  • What about the brake hardware?
  • Master cylinder?
  • Do you need a brake fluid service?

Brake Repairs

  • We offer a free brake inspection
  • AAA approved
  • Accurate estimates
  • Guaranteed Work
  • Certified ASE MasterTechnicians
  • Below Dealer Prices
  • Personal Service and Attention

We are always happy to show you what brake repair work is needed on your vehicle and take the time to insure that you fully understand what your options are.

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