The Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

November 20, 2022

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Jackson area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives. Preventive Maintenance Preventive maintenance is an important way people in Jackson can conserve f... More

Finding Vehicle Recall Information in Jackson, Missouri

November 6, 2022

No matter how well they're made, vehicles in Jackson, Missouri, will have design or manufacturing problems. And when the government thinks a problem is really serious for people in Jackson, Missouri, they require the manufacturer to issue a recall notice and fix the vehicle free of charge. The m... More

Fuel Filter Service in Jackson, Missouri

July 31, 2022

There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remember because it is a long list, but your service cent... More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Jackson Drivers

February 13, 2022

Jackson residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to ... More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson

January 30, 2022

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson for a check up.In today's Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Jackson residents need f... More

Diesel Maintenance for Missouri

November 14, 2021

At Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Missouri friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know that diesel engines have... More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

October 24, 2021

The price of gas in Missouri has got people in Jackson talking. It seems that Jackson folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improve fuel e... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Missouri Driving

September 5, 2021

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Jackson knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Jackson area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger compartment an... 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

Fuel Injection Basics for Jackson

November 15, 2020

All modern Jackson vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Jackson drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at the right timeto be mixed with air and burned in the engi... More