The 4 Most Expensive Reasons for Check Engine Lights

Costly Check Engine Light Causes When your check engine light illuminates on the dashboard, you may find yourself sweating. It is never a welcome sign. Of course, if you have ever dealt with this light, you probably know that the causes vary significantly. It can turn on because your gas cap is loose or because

How Your Car’s Suspension Works

The Basics of Vehicle Suspension If you own a car or truck, you likely know that your vehicle has suspension. You probably also know that your suspension helps make your ride smoother. However, most drivers know little more than this. Understanding what your suspension is doing and how it works can help you treat your

Career Paths in Auto Repair and Services

Careers in the Automotive Industry Do you enjoy cars and trucks? Are you thinking about a possible career in the auto repair field? This industry can be a great field to make a career. It is rewarding both financially and professionally. However, you may be wondering what career options are open to you. Below are

Does Your Car Need a Tune-Up?

Here's How to Know It sometimes takes a vehicle emergency for drivers to schedule a service appointment with their auto care center. Unfortunately, waiting too long to have a car and its issues checked out can spell trouble where repair bills and road safety are concerned. What are some signs that you need to get

Are New Cars Easier to Maintain?

How Much maintenance Does The Average new Vehicle Need? Newer cars in Spanaway can be easier to maintain. However, older cars can be, too. Much depends on the specific vehicles, the driving habits of the people operating the vehicles, and how often they perform regular maintenance. Newer Cars: Maintenance and Auto Repair Considerations Here are

6 Signs You Need Brake Repair

What To Look For When Your Brakes Feel Off Many drivers take their brakes for granted. Routine maintenance is required to keep your brakes ready for anything. If you're not sure whether you need brake repair or service, watch for these signs. Brake Light Comes On When the brake light comes on, it could be

What the Check Engine Light Means

Your Dashboard Warning Lights Do you know what to do if your check engine light comes on? The first thing to know is what exactly the light means. While you’ll need the help of the skilled technicians at Austin’s Pro Max in Tacoma, Washington to diagnose the specific cause of the warning light, a basic

Want to Be an Auto Repair Expert?

Careers in Auto Repair Are you interested in a career in the auto repair industry? Being a technician can be highly rewarding -- just ask the team at Austin’s Pro Max in Spanaway, Washington! Here’s what we can tell you about our profession. You Have to Learn Being a successful auto repair technician is about

4 Auto Repairs to Prepare for Fall

Seasonal Maintenance Tips The fall season brings a drop in temperatures in Puyallup, Washington. What does that mean for your vehicle? Different weather conditions can affect its health. Austin’s Pro Max is here to ensure you don’t experience any car problems as we transition into cooler, wetter weather. Visit our shop to handle these key

Take Care of These Auto Repairs Together

Repairs You Can Do at the Same Time If you need to buy food for the week, you only want to go to the grocery store once. So if you know your vehicle needs multiple repairs around the same time, why come back for separate appointments? Some auto shops don’t clue drivers in that certain