Nowadays, Lakeside auto owners are paying more at Lakeside gas pumps. For some families in the greater Lakeside area, it adds up to several hundred dollars every month. That’s got to come out of the budget somewhere. This is one of the reasons many California car owners are putting o...
Posted in Service Intervals
on November 21, 2015
Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the mi...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on November 13, 2015
The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. Lakeside auto owners need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure. Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more...
Posted in Timing Belt
on November 06, 2015
Today 5 Star Automotive Center is talking about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in California are confused as much as they don't realize how much things have changed in recent y...
Posted in Fluids
on November 03, 2015