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What is a Timing Belt and does it need to change?

Posted on Sunday, January 7, 2018
By: Dave's Auto Service
Categories: Kia  |  Buick  |  pontiac  |  coolant  |  chevrolet  |  ford  |  chrysler  |  dodge  |  honda  |  subaru  |  toyota  |  mazda

When we tell a customer that their cars engine has a Timing Belt , their response is what is a timing belt and why do I have to change it?What the timing belt is a rubber type toothed belt. And its job is to keep the moving parts inside the engine in sync, or as some mechanics call it, in time. Think of the engine essentially as 2 half's, an upper half and...

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Is your car ready for winter

Posted on Saturday, December 23, 2017
By: Dave's Auto Service
Categories: Kia  |  Buick  |  pontiac  |  chevrolet  |  ford  |  chrysler  |  dodge  |  honda  |  subaru  |  toyota  |  mazda

Is your car ready for winter?. Is your car ready for winter? Here is Some of the things you may want to have check on your car “Tires.”   Are they in good condition and are they the proper tread for winter driving. “Wiper...

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Subaru Maintenance, Service and Auto Repair in Boyertown and Gilbertsville, Pa.

Posted on Sunday, December 17, 2017
By: Dave's Auto Service
Categories: subaru

 Subaru Maintenance, Service and Auto Repair in Boyertown and Gilbertsville, Pa.
 You can always find the number one and the best Subaru auto maintenance, repair and auto service in the Boyertown and Gilbertsville, Pa area when you take your vehicle to Dave’s Auto Service. With factory approved warranty maintenance and procedures, we are your local number one...

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Tires and Fix-a-flat

Posted on Sunday, December 17, 2017
By: Dave's Auto Service
Categories: tires

A Customer had a problem with his Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Jeep had the  shakes going over 35 mph. So wanting to save himself some money, he decided to try to fix it himself. One of the first things he had done was to have the tires balance. But that didn’t correct the problem. So then he thought it could be bad u-joints in the driveshaft. So he change the front driveshaft...

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Cabin Air Filter

Posted on Sunday, December 17, 2017
By: Dave's Auto Service
Categories: Kia  |  Buick  |  pontiac  |  chevrolet  |  ford  |  chrysler  |  dodge  |  honda  |  subaru  |  toyota  |  mazda  |  cabin air filter


A cabin air filter is located in most cars, trucks, and other vehicles, behind the glove box. The glove box and easily be removed most time to gain access to the Cabin Air Filter.  The purpose of the filter is to cleans the outside air before it enters into the passenger compartment through the heater /ac dash vents. It filters out the dust, pollen, spores,...

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