Your car is made up of many pieces and parts. Among them are hoses and belts. These essential parts require maintenance, repair and replacement over time. The mechanics at Uncle Al’s Automotive Services are experts when it comes to vehicle maintenance and can make sure your hoses and belts are in good working order. Performing essential maintenance on your car can extend the life of your engine and save you money in the long run.
The radiator hose is an important part of your car’s cooling system. There are multiple hoses that carry coolant through the radiator and back through the engine maintaining a reasonable temperature. A damaged hose can cause great harm to your engine, as it could overheat not receiving the coolant it needs. If your air conditioning isn’t working well, you have leaks or see steam coming from under the hood you should bring your vehicle into Uncle Al’s Automotive Services to have the radiator hoses checked.
Replacing belts is a common maintenance service. The best place to start is your car’s manual for suggested millage replacement. If you’re unsure as to when to replace your engine belt, stop by Uncle Al’s Automotive Services to have and expert mechanic inspect your engine and serpentine belts. If you hear squealing or other noises while operating the car, these are good signs it’s time for belts to be replaced.
If you’re unsure whether or not you need hose and belt maintenance, feel free to give the technicians at Uncle Al’s Automotive Services a call to ask further questions.