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How to Keep Your Car Safe on The Road

November 17th, 2022 by

Six Car Safety Tips While today’s cars are built with an abundance of safety mechanisms, driving a 4,000-pound vehicle daily is one of the most dangerous things you can do. Weather, road conditions, other drivers, and distractions can all lead to unsafe conditions. At Austin’s Pro Max in Spanaway, Washington, your safety is our priority.

Is Your Gas Tank on Empty?

October 17th, 2022 by

7 Reasons Your Car Won’t Start, Including the Obvious Today’s vehicles are incredibly reliable but even with proper maintenance by the pros at Austin’s Pro Max, mechanical things break, and auto repair is needed. Nothing is more frustrating than turning the key or hitting the starter button to find out you’re going nowhere fast. What

Leaky Brakes—Our Brake Repair Pros Have You Covered!

September 26th, 2022 by

Can Brake Fluid Flood My Engine? Your car consists of numerous interconnected systems that work together to boost power and performance. But if one system is damaged, can it affect another? If you’ve ever wondered if brake fluid can be sucked into your engine, the brake repair specialists at Austin’s Pro Max in Puyallup, Washington,

Need New Spark Plugs?

August 26th, 2022 by

3 Risky Consequences of Never Changing Your Spark Plugs Your car’s engine is arguably its most critical component. Without it, your car wouldn’t be drivable. The engine comprises numerous parts that work together to power your vehicle. While many drivers don’t think twice about these smaller engine parts, including the spark plugs, they play a

Problems Under the Hood?

July 26th, 2022 by

Here’s What to Do if Your Car Has a Broken Belt or Hose When many people think about auto repair services, a flat tire or overheated engine may quickly come to mind. However, your car is a complex machine full of many different components. While a broken belt or hose under the hood may not

Is Your Check Engine Light On?

June 26th, 2022 by

Does Your Car Have Bad Oxygen Sensors? What You Need to Know As a driver, the last thing you want to see as you’re cruising down the highway is the check engine light on your dashboard. However, this indicator is commonly triggered by bad oxygen sensors. But what are oxygen sensors, and how do you

Check Out Our Specials to Save More Money

May 26th, 2022 by

Top 3 Most Expensive Auto Repairs Whether it’s bad brakes or transmission troubles, automotive repair is rarely ever inexpensive. The costs for labor and parts can quickly add up. However, it’s never a good idea to ignore car problems or attempt DIY repairs in your driveway if you lack mechanical experience. This could put you

Does Your Nissan Have Transmission Trouble

April 26th, 2022 by

What You Should Know Your Nissan’s Transmission Nissan has been manufacturing highly-dependable vehicles for nearly 90 years. However, the company has found itself in deep water due to the many troubles with its transmissions. If you own a Nissan, it’s important to understand the potential problems lurking under the hood. That’s why the transmission repair

How to Talk to Your Mechanic About Auto Repairs

April 8th, 2022 by

Effective Communication is the Key to an Efficient Auto Repair Experience Going to the mechanic is never anyone’s favorite chore, but it’s something that must be done from time to time. During a service appointment, you must know how to communicate with your auto mechanic to ensure an efficient repair process. This article will provide

What is a Catalytic Converter, and What Does it Do?

March 7th, 2022 by

A Quick Overview of the Catalytic Converter Your car’s exhaust system contains several components that work together to reduce emissions, muffle engine noise, and a variety of other things. The catalytic converter is one of the most important components of the entire process. Still, few understand what a catalytic converter does and how it pertains