Have You Checked Your Headlights?

January 31, 2021

Like everything in the Missouri automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Missouri drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Jackson roads, enabling you to see farther. They also improve your peripheral visio... More

Smart Jackson Drivers Protect Against Overheating

January 24, 2021

Engines get hot when they run. This heat can build up and damage vital engine parts, so engines need a cooling system to keep them running. Cooling system failure is the most common mechanical failure in vehicles. This is unfortunate, because these failures are usually easy for Jackson drivers t... More

Thoughtful Gifts for the Winter Driver

January 17, 2021

You may be one of those romantics who don't like giving (or getting) practical gifts for special occasions. Just wait until one of those gifts helps you out of a big predicament in cold weather, and you realize that practical gifts can be life savers. Here are a few things you may give the cold-... More

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Jackson Vehicle

January 10, 2021

Jackson drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Missouri come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Jackson area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system called TPMS consists of senso... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson for Better Performance

January 3, 2021

Hi Jackson residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the en... More

Servicing High Mileage Vehicles at Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson

January 1, 2021

The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing Missouri residents to review their finances. More and more Jackson drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North America today ... More