Category Archives: Maintenance

Benefits of Changing Your Air Filter


Four Benefits

Your vehicle’s engine is a high speed precision machine that can be easily damaged by the intrusion of dirt, dust, and debris. Changing your air filter on a regular basis offers four very important benefits including improved fuel economy, reduced emissions, increased engine life, and better acceleration. Bear in mind that for every gallon of fuel your engine burns, it also goes through approximately 10,000 gallons of air, all of which passes through the air filter. When you look at these numbers, it is easy to see just how important replacing the air filter on your vehicle is. Let’s take a look at these four benefits more closely:

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How to choose the right tires

Choosing the right tire | New Smyrna Beach Automotive Service Center

When you get right down to it, no component contributes more to the safety of your vehicle and all who ride in it more than the tires. No matter whether you are simply driving down the road, cornering, braking, or driving through one of the daily downpours we see on the Florida East Coast, the only thing between your car and the road is the four tires on your vehicle. They are responsible for completing a vital link between every aspect of your vehicle’s suspension and the surface of the road. Here at New Smyrna Express Service we carry a fantastic selection of top brand name tires to fit your vehicle, however it is important that you know how to choose the right tires for your vehicle.

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Do-it-yourself Headlight Maintenance

Headlamp Maintenance | New Smyrna Beach Automotive Service Center

For years it took patience and luck to remove all of the screws needed to change the headlight bulb in most cars. Unless you were a mechanic or at least mechanically inclined, you probably took your car into the nearest New Smyrna Beach or Port Orange shop to have the work done. The only real problem with doing this was that by the time all was said and done, this simple task ended up being quite expensive.

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How to Get the Most Life Out of Your Car Battery | New Smyrna Express Service

Extended your battery life | New Smyrna Beach FL

Everyone knows car batteries need to be replaced from time to time. What isn’t so well known is that a car battery will eventually give out, even if it’s not being used. This is because the chemicals in the battery will eventually expire and will no longer be able to produce a charge. There are, however, a few ways to keep your battery from burning out too quickly.

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Why Choose New Smyrna Express Service over a Third Party Garage

When it comes to providing the best possible care for your new or pre-owned Chevrolet, you have essentially two choices. You can take it to your local Chevy dealer or you can take it to one of the many third party garages in the greater Daytona Beach area. While both of these shops are capable of providing you with a wide range of services for your car, only one of them offers the level of service required to keep your car running like new for as long as you own it. There are a number of very valid reasons to choose New Smyrna Express Service over the local independent garages.

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How to Change Your Windshield Wipers | New Smyrna Express Service

Most of us promise that we will not wait until the next rainy season or for winter to hit with full force to replace our worn out wiper blades. However, for a large percentage of us in and around Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach, and Port Orange, FL, the only reminder we get is when the daily summer thunderstorms hit and our wiper blades can’t keep the windshield clear. Of course if you bring your car into New Smyrna Express Service, there’s to worry about, as our technicians will let you know if the time to replace your wiper blades has come and take care of the job for you.

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