Charlies Fast Lube Jackson: Jackson, Missouri Oil Change
||

We provide the finest preventative maintenance at competitive prices.

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY! We change your oil while you wait

Nice waiting areas, clean rest rooms, and fresh coffee to make your experience unique!

Family Owned & Operated

We offer top offs between oil changes with our sticker.

Car Care Tips

Tires and Wheels

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

Hey Jackson area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Missouri streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Jackson area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seconds of an i... Read More

Custom Wheels and Tires for Your Jackson Ride

It seems like everywhere you go in the Jackson area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some Missouri auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some want larger - and some want them enormous. So where do... Read More

Automotive Tips from Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson: Tire Replacement Overview

Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Jackson drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3.2 mm) of ... Read More

Tire Replacement: What Jackson Drivers Need to Know

Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L... Read More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

Why are wheel bearings for Jackson vehicles important? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson post, we'll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very job while you drive around Jackson, Missou... Read More

Jackson Tire Repair

Most Jackson residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Jackson drivers it also has a financial impact. With high Missouri gas prices, we've all heard about the impo... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Jackson: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Jackson drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. Missouri drivers ran out and... Read More

Wheel Balancing at Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson

So you love your job, and your family life is great. Congratulations! You have achieved balance. But can you say the same for your wheels? Jackson drivers can tell if their tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds on Missouri roads. If one of the front tires is out, you feel the v... Read More

Shake It up in Jackson!: Why Wheel Balancing

Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, we generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle's wheels in balance.When a tire is mounted onto a wheel, it is usually out of balance... Read More

Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Welcome to the Charlie's Fast Lube Jackson automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Jackson conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move the water, the tire w... Read More

Latest Posts

Categories

Automotive News
Battery
Cabin Air Filter
Cooling System
Dashboard
Diagnostics
Did You Know
Differential Service
Drive Train
Exhaust
Fluids
Fuel Economy
Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down
Fuel System
Headlamps
Inspection
Keys to a long lasting vehicle
Maintenance
Monitoring System
none
Oil Change
Older Vehicles
Parts
Safety
Serpentine Belt
Service Intervals
Service Standards
Shocks & Struts
Steering
Suspension
Timing Belt
Tires and Wheels
Transmission
Warranty
Water Pump
Windshield Wipers

Archives

October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018