Regular maintenance extends the life and performance of your vehicle. When you need tire rotation, brake inspection or an oil change, the Kentville mechanics at TBR provide prompt, competitively priced service. Make sure your car, truck or SUV is ready to tackle the road anytime by calling us for the scheduled maintenance recommended in your vehicle’s owner’s manual. We have experience with all makes and models of vehicles, including classic and vintage cars and even have experience with off-road vehicles! As a Red Seal Certified mechanic, you can trust that we know your vehicle inside and out. Get in touch with us today to schedule brake checkups, emissions testing, diagnostics, oil changes and more!
Seasonal Car Care
After a long winter, you’re likely ready to give up your hibernating ways for some fun in the sun. For many people, this means some well-deserved family vacations, camping excursions and weekend road trips. Winter has been hard on your car so it is likely showing some signs of wear and tear. It is a good idea to bring it in for a full inspection to identify any minor problems before they turn into something major. Here are just a few things you can do to keep your car running smoothly this season:
Regular oil changes are vital to the health of your vehicle. The motor oils we now use do more than lubricate your engine components and reduce friction and wear when they are in motion. A good motor oil also:
Over time, motor oil breaks down, losing its viscosity and effectiveness. While your vehicle’s owner’s manual may recommend oil changes at a particular mileage, you should also factor in the conditions in which you drive; for instance, if you drive heavy loads or you tow a trailer, you should probably have your oil changed more frequently. Bring your car, truck or SUV in to our facility today for a fast oil change.