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  • How Often Should I change My Oil?

    Wednesday 05 June 2013

    What does the SAE Viscosity rating on your Motoroil bottle mean? Viscosity is the oil's resistance to flow or, for the layman, an oil's speed of flow as measured through a device known as a viscometer. The thicker (higher viscosity) of an oil, the slower it will flow. You will see oil viscosity measurement in lube articles stated in kinematic (kv) and absolute (cSt) terms. These are translated into the easier to understand SAE viscosity numbers you see on an oil bottle. A W on a viscosi... read more

  • How to Drive Smart and Save Money!

    Tuesday 02 April 2013

    How to Drive Smart and Save Money With no end in sight to high gas prices, consumers should take control of how they maintain and drive their vehicle to get more miles per gallon. It is very important for the health and life of your vehicle to maintain schedule services to ensure that your vehicle lives a long and productive life. Whether yours is the latest model or you paid it off years ago, the trick is giving your car the maintenance it was designed to receive. We recomme... read more

  • Autovantage Fuel Saver Special

    Tuesday 26 March 2013

    FUEL SAVER SPECIAL! Oh no! Fuel prices are on the rise again! As we battle the prices at the pump, our team of experts at Autovantage Service Center can help your vehicle become more fuel efficient! Our FUEL SAVER SPECIAL will maximize your vehicles fuel economy and performance. This service will include an Oil Service with our synthetic blend oil (up to 5 qts) and high grade filter. We will perform a three part Fuel Induction Service to de-carb... read more

  • Windshield Maintenance for your car

    Thursday 07 March 2013

    With money a little tighter, many families who might have jumped onto a plane for a jaunt to places far away are opting for a road trip to visit family and friends or a different region of the country. Driving trips can be fun, what a great chance to get to know your family – probably more than you wanted but indeed an opportunity for bonding. Whether you're looking forward to 7 hours in the car with them or not, you do want everyone to arrive safely. Windshield maintenance i... read more

  • What is an Airbag Fault Indicator Light and Why is it Important?

    Tuesday 26 February 2013

    The picture represents the Air Bag Fault Indicator Light. If this light stays illimunated after starting your vehicle it indicates that vehicle has found a fault in the airbag system and the computer has set a code. With this light on solid your airbag system may not deploy as it should in case of an emergency. We recommend that you contact us at Autovantage Service Center at 530-823-3456 should this light be on in your vehicle, to have it diagnosed