1. The Benefits of Professional AC Care

    When your vehicle’s air conditioning system just can’t seem to produce that refreshing, frigid air it once did, you may consider a professional evacuation and recharge service. Evacuating and recharging your AC system is a more complicated process than a simple top-off service, which (overly simplified) consists of charging refrigerant (what used to be mostly Freon) into your car to replace wh…Read More

  2. Name That Engine Noise

    Even those with many years of experience in car repairs can be fooled by different engine sounds. To make matters more difficult, sometimes minor or innocent-sounding engine noises may signal a severe problem, while a loud, scary thud might be fixed with a twenty dollar part. NW AutoFix automotive services in Aloha knows there is one thing that is certain! You shouldn’t ignore car engine noise. …Read More

  3. Why Is My Check Engine Light On? Is It Serious?

    If you are wondering why your check engine light is on and if it is a major or minor issue, NW AutoFix automotive services in Aloha is here to help with the top five reasons your check engine light may come on. Your oxygen sensor needs replacing Your oxygen sensor measures the amount of unburned oxygen in your vehicle’s exhaust system. What if I don’t replace it? Your engine will burn more fue…Read More

  4. The Many Different Dashboard Lights

    As cars have become more complex, the number of different dashboard warning lights have grown significantly. Modern electronic systems like airbags and stability control are constantly self-testing, and it is important for you to know whether a warning light requires immediate attention or whether you can continue your journey and let NW AutoFix automotive services in Aloha investigate it later. I…Read More

  5. Why Your Vehicle’s Engine Needs Motor Oil

    Is that sticker on the upper left-hand corner of your windshield telling you that your vehicle needs an oil change? Perhaps you’ve been putting it off because even that fairly inexpensive service just takes too much time. Don’t wait! Your engine depends on motor oil to run correctly and to run for many years to come. Your car’s engine relies on oil to (1) lubricate its moving parts to reduce…Read More

  6. Choosing The Right Repair Shop

    No matter what you drive, when you go in for repairs or service, you want the job done right. The following advice from NW AutoFix automotive services in Aloha should take much of the guesswork out of finding the right repair shop. Don’t just blindly drop off your vehicle at the nearest shop and hope for the best. Follow these steps for the best results. Read your owner’s manual to become fami…Read More

  7. How To Jump Your Car’s Battery

    A car battery is essential to your car functioning properly, and when your car battery dies, you know it immediately. Your battery can die if you left your lights on for too long or were jamming out to your radio without your car running to keep the battery charged. The good news is it’s easy to fix a dead battery. A great temporary fix is to jump your car battery using jumper cables and either …Read More