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Category Archives: Car Care Tips

How Often Should You Change Your Air Filters?

Every vehicle has an air filter in the engine compartment and most vehicles have a cabin air filter, as well. What do they do and how often do they need to be replaced? Those are the questions we're here to answer. Engine Air Filter ... read more

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The Importance of Preventative Maintenance

In addition to all types of automotive repairs, most of the services we perform at San Francisco Automotive Solutions revolve around what we call “preventative maintenance.” The ... read more

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Taking Care of Your Car's Air Conditioning and Heating System

It's been one of the warmest—and nicest—summers in recent memory here in San Francisco. It sure has been great to see so much sunshine throughout the Bay Area, and most of us have probably been using our air conditions even more than usual ... read more

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Is it Time to Replace Your Timing Belt?

Quite simply, the timing belt is one of your car’s most important components. It is absolutely vital to the performance, safety and overall health of your vehicle, and it should n ... read more

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When is the Last Time You Checked Your Tires?

Your tires are very important to the performance, safety and even fuel economy of your car. Unfortunately, they are often neglected by vehicle owners. Tire maintenance is crucial. That's why the automotive experts at ... read more

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Manual Transmission Care Tips for San Francisco Drivers

The ability to drive a manual transmission vehicle (or "driving stick" if you will) is becoming a dying art, but there are many reasons why modern drivers prefer to have a manual transmission. Fuel economy can be better. The overall cost of owner ... read more

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6 Summer Car Care Tips

Summertime is almost here. For many people, that means road trips and family vacations. In San Francisco, it also means a lot more tourists and traffic throughout town, which adds to the "stop and go" strain that's already amplified by our hi ... read more

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Do You Know the Difference Between Your Car's Fluids?

Just as your body has blood and other vital fluids running through it to keep you alive, so does your car. Beyond the gasoline you put in, there are several different types of fluids that you'll find in any vehicle. It's important to know what each ... read more

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Is it Time to Replace Your Brake Pads?

When it comes to driver safety, few things are more important on your car than the brakes. Whether you need to come to a quick stop while driving fast on the freeway, or you are just dealing with normal stop-and-go traffic throughout the city, you always w ... read more

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What to Do When the Check Engine Light Comes On

It can be unsettling to have the check engine light come on while you are driving. It can be a sign of many different problems. When it does come on, you'll want to bring your car to a profess ... read more

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