How To Maintain A New Car

May 25th, 2017

So you got a new set of wheels – congratulations! You’re going to want to hang onto it as long as possible, so you’ll want to keep it maintained as well as you Car Maintenancecan. Here are some suggestions:

First, read the owner’s manual carefully and stick to manufacturer’s recommendations for service intervals. There are certain things that are critical enough that failure to adhere to recommendations can void a new car warranty. Don’t let that happen!

For instance, just about every manufacturer recommends synthetic oil for their engines; it provides better protection in just about every respect, and it’s more stable at high and low temperatures. If your owner’s manual prescribes a 10,000-mile oil change, stick with that and be sure to use the bra ...[more]

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Time for a Smog Check?

April 5th, 2017
If you live or work in Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Torrance, Lomita or other LA South Bay communities, when it's time for your vehicle's Smog Inspection, head to Agile Auto Care at 23510 Crenshaw Blvd. in Torrance or call 310-534-3451. 

Star Certified Smog Test & Repair Facility in Torrance

 
When was the last time you got a Smog Check? Most Vehicles in California are required to pass a ...[more]
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