How To Avoiding Expensive Car Repairs By Smash Masters Panel Beaters
If you live in or around Concord and Sydney, and you’ve had a car smash, but need your car for work, then you are in luck! Here at Sydney Autobody we provide hire cars for our valued customers, including you, while your car is being repaired with us! Sydney Autobody are conveniently located 10min drive from Sydney, call us on 0413 817 509 and we will be able to assist you.
We also offer pick up and delivery!
Quite often, a visit to the car repair shop can be even more painful than a visit to your dentist. Perhaps physical pain its involved, but some car repairs can leave your wallet feeling pretty empty and you with a bad taste in your mouth. The best way to avoid costly repairs is to take preventative steps that will keep your car in the best condition possible.
The first thing to do is to follow the maintenance schedule as outlined in your owners manual. The best one is always that recommended by the manufacturer and if you fail to follow those guidelines, your warranty may be voided for future repairs. Always be sure to change fluids, filters and spark plugs as the cars manufacturer recommends.
Upgrade your motor oil to a high performance synthetic oil, which can help to prevent certain problems and can also improve your cars performance.
Always be sure that your tires are properly inflated. This is especially important because tires with too little air, or too much, can result in excessive wear and may cause a blow out. It is often recommended that tire pressure be checked during every visit to the gas pump. While this may seem like a lot, you wont be sorry that you have kept your tires in the best shape possible. For reasons of both safety and the expense of new tires, this exercise is well worth it.
If you notice unusual noises on your car, check with your owners manual for information. Quite often, noises are perfectly normal and there is no need for concern. Your owners manual will let you know whether or not a visit to the car repair shop is necessary.
If you do have to take your car in for repairs, be sure that you are dealing with a reputable company. You can ask your family or friends for recommendations.
When it comes time to begin the repairs, get an estimate in writing. A quality repair shop will be able to provide this information and should also be able to assure you that the repairs will not exceed 10% of a specific dollar amount as outlined in the estimate.
The aforementioned steps will help to keep your car running smoothly and may also keep some extra bucks in your wallet. With the cost of gasoline prices these days, a few extra dollars can go along way.
Call us on 0413 817 509 and we will help you organize and repair your car. We also have a modern fleet of cars for hire in case you need a car whilst your car is in for repair. And call us if you need pick up or delivery! We can bring a hire car out to you and swap it for your damaged car, to bring it back to our workshop for repairs!
List of service areas:
City of Sydney
Dent Repair, Wheel Repair, Bumper Repair, Car Paint Repair & Car Scratch Repair.