Scheduled Car Maintenance

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about us

Larry’s Automotive has been serving the San Fernando Valley since 2000. We are fully equipped to handle any of your automotive needs. All of our experienced mechanics are ASE certified and are continuously updating standards and practices to maintain the high level of expertise and knowledge needed to maintain the vehicles of today as well as those of the past. We have served thousands of happy customers in our tim in the Valley and will continue to do so in the future. Please feel free to call or stop by the shop with any and all of your automotive needs as we’ll be happy to help.

And you truly will find “No better service anywhere”…

Why is Maintenance Important

The Reality of Maintenance

Continuous car maintenance is essential for a long lasting, smooth running vehicle.If not properly cared for your vehicle will be headed for any early grave at the scrape yard. It’s like going to the doctor, with regular checkups major problems can be caught before it’s too late.

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Car Care Video Tutorials

Basic Maintenance 1

In this episode, Popular Mechanics’ Associate Auto Editor Ben Wojdyla:
* Checks power steering, washer fluid, coolant, brake fluid, and engine oil
* Checks and replaces air filter
* Lubricates hood latch, hood, door, and trunk hinges
* Checks tire pressure
* Replaces windshield wipers

Basic Maintenance 2

In this episode, Popular Mechanics’ Associate Auto Editor Ben Wojdyla:
* Checks the exhaust system
* Checks the suspension
* Checks for tire wear
* Checks for leaks
* Performs a complete oil change

Performing a Coolant Flush

In this episode, Popular Mechanics’ Associate Auto Editor Ben Wojdyla:
* Properly drains the coolant
* Flushes and refills the coolant
* Explains how to mix new coolant
* Instructs how to properly dispose of old coolant

Finding Fluid leaks

In this episode, Popular Mechanics’ Associate Auto Editor Ben Wojdyla:
*Fluid leaks explained
*Engine oil
*Brake fluid
*Antifreeze
*Transmission fluid