FAQ (Facts & Questions)
Listed below are some of the frequently asked questions. If a question is not list, please do not hesitate to call or email us and we would be happy to further assist you with your question(s).
How much is a brake inspection?
FREE! We do not charge for a brake inspections.
How much is a Used Car Buyer's Inspection?
The Used Car Buyer's Inspection is $95.00
What does a Used Car Buyer's Inspection include?
We inspect the vehicles lights, tires, brakes, suspension, steering, alignment, exhaust, heating and air conditioning, windows, tune-up parts, all fluids, and more. We provide estimates on any and all work needed. We also do our best to see if the vehicle has been in any kind of an accident. Please make sure to get a CarFax report in addition to our inspection.
How long does a Used Car Buyer's Inspection take?
The inspection takes 2-3 hours. This includes looking over the vehicle and gathering all the information we need for any estimates your car will need.
Do you offer different levels of the Used Car Buyer's Inspection?
We do offer a compression test in addition to the regular inspection. 4 cylinder vehicles are an extra 1/2 hour of labor. 6 and 8 cylinder vehicles vary in labor. We believe that a Used Car Buyer's Inspection is a very important thing to do. You, the customer are relying on us to tell you if the car is a good buy or not.
How much is an oil change?
Most vehicles, up to 5 quarts of regular oil, run $29.95 plus tax and hazardous waste and shop supplies fee.
What is included in an oil change?
During an oil change we will lubricate your steering components and drive lines, where applicable (most newer vehicles have few to no grease fittings). We change your engine oil and engine oil filter. We check and adjust your tire pressure to the recommended specification on your driver's side door jam (please let us know if you have a specific pressure you would like your tires at). We top off your windshield washer fluid. We also inspect the vehicle visually as best we can and will advise you of the things we can see while doing the oil change. We usually can look at oil and coolant leaks, tires, brakes, suspension, exhaust, etc. We do our best, quick, visual inspection we can while changing your oil.
How long does an oil change take?
Please set aside 45 minutes to 1 hour if you are waiting for your vehicle.
Do I need to make an appointment?
If you are waiting for your vehicle, please give us a call and make an appointment with us. If you will not be waiting, we can normally work you into our day if you drop the vehicle off before 10 AM.