Hello Jackson . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light really mean for Jackson drivers?First of all, the Check Engine o...
Posted in Transmission
on May 31, 2020
Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don't care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself and other Jackson drivers on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular inspection. There...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 24, 2020
We've all been through it. The vehicle ahead of us kicks up mud, slush, snow or salt on our windshield and we can't see a thing. And not being able to see a thing when we're driving? Not a good thing.Debris on a vehicle's glass can be blinding when driving directly into the sun. And other thi...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on May 17, 2020
Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Jackson, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Jackson drivers' blind s...
Posted in Safety
on May 10, 2020
At Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson we've had a lot of Jackson customers asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that's been building for several years in Missouri. The median age of personal vehicles is now over nine years. And 33 perc...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 03, 2020