Car Maintenance Fayetteville AR

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Auto Electric & Performance
(479) 872-8880
3577 E Friendship Road
Springdale, AR
Services
Auto Air Conditioning & Heating Service & Repair, Auto Service & Repair, Auto Electrical Systems Service & Repair, Engines Rebuilding Service & Repair, Auto Performance & Racing Equipment & Supplies
Hours
Hours by Appointment
Payment Options
MasterCard, VISA, Visa & Mc Accepted

Caudles Windshield Doctor
(479) 251-8203
P O Box 2950
Fayetteville, AR
 
Lewis Chrysler Dodge Inc
(479) 267-2670
P O Box 8430
Fayetteville, AR
 
Country Club Auto Body of Fayetteville Inc
(479) 442-2282
2725 N Drake St
Fayetteville, AR
 
B K Imports
(479) 443-3399
1914 N College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
 
Ozark Carburetor Service
(479) 442-0787
P O Box 304
Fayetteville, AR
 
Auto History Restored
(479) 443-5522
P O Box 569
Fayetteville, AR
 
J L Small Engine Repair
(479) 443-6590
3941 N Gulley Rd 345
Fayetteville, AR
 
Complete Auto Care & Fast Lube
(479) 582-5823
2020 N College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
Specialty
Lubrication Service
Hours
Mon:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Wed:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Thu:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Fri:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat:(Closed)
Sun:(Closed)
Payment
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Complete Auto Care and Fast Lube
(479) 582-5823
2020 N College Avenue
Fayetteville, AR
Services
AC and Heating Repair

Maintaining a Used Car

By Joanne Brickman   

Many used cars available today give new meaning to the old used-car come-on, "Like New." A lot of them really are like new, thanks to the large quantity of high quality cars being returned to dealerships at the end of their lease terms. Whether you buy almost-new or truly-used, it is important to take good care of the vehicle. Once it's yours, the key word is maintenance.

Doing Maintenance

Simply put, maintenance is keeping your car working well and looking good. There are basically two maintenance theories: do-it-yourself and let-someone-else-do-it. Most do-it-yourselfers have a fundamental knowledge of how an automobile works and how to keep it working. They can, and most prefer, to do routine maintenance like changing the oil or replacing spark plugs. They have an intimate relationship with WD-40 and seem to enjoy getting grease on their new sweat suits.

Used cars, as you might suspect, require more attention than new cars. Even those in the let-someone-else-do-it camp who have bought used cars have a number of tasks they must do regularly to keep that vehicle in good condition.

Do-It-Yourself Tasks

Even the person who has trouble finding the car's gas tank can do some simple, but essential, maintenance checks.

Tires

Belinda, who has trouble keeping track of which guy she's dating at the moment, is a stickler for keeping tabs on anything that could go wrong on her old Honda Civic. Every time she puts gas in the car, for example, she whips out her tire tester and promptly checks the air pressure in all four tires. Belinda bought this tire tester at a parts supply store and carries it everywhere with her. She's afraid the one at the gas station won't be accurate, or there may not be one there at all. This simple tire check ensures Belinda of the best possible steering and handling, equal wear on the tires, and good fuel consumption. Since she usually puts gas in her car first thing in the morning at a station close to where she lives, she checks her tire pressure at the most opportune time. After the car has been driven for awhile, the tires heat up and the air expands so the reading isn't accurate. Because outside temperatures affect tire pressure, it is important that this simple maintenance check be done regularly. Be sure to take a minute or two at least once a month to do a tire check. The recommended pressure for your car's tires is in the vehicle's owner's manual. No manual? Look on the tire's sidewall. You might also find the information in the glove compartment or on the driver's door.

Even if your tires are warranted under a protection plan such as that offered by Volvo Certified Pre-Owned Car Program , it is necessary to perform regular maintenance to keep the tires functioning properly and to ensure the validity of the warranty.

Windshield Wipers

Another important maintenance check do-it-yourselfers will find easy is keeping an eye on the windshield wipers. Th...

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Lemon Laws

Code:
4-90-401, et seq.

Title Of Act:
New Motor Vehicle Quality Assurance Act

Definition Of Defects:
Nonconformity to applicable manufacturer's express warranty or implied warranty of any defect/condition that substantially impairs use, value, or safety of motor vehicle

Remedies:
Consumer's option: replace with new motor vehicle acceptable to consumer or repurchase motor vehicle and return full purchase plus collateral and reasonably incurred incidental charges; less reasonable offset for use and physical damage

Time Limit for Manufacturer Repair:
24 months following delivery of vehicle or 24,000 miles, whichever comes later

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