Satnam Car Maintenance Service Slack Creek

Bringing your vehicle to us for regular service is the best way for you to save money on automotive costs and save time on easily avoidable mechanical problems. Maintenance includes:

 

  • Check and replace the engine oil and/or oil filters
  • Tire Balancing and Rotation
  • Check all Lights
  • Inspect tires for wear and proper air pressure
  • Check and/or flush brake fluid
  • Tighten nuts and bolts
  • Check and/or flush transmission fluid
  • Check and/or replace fuel filters
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Check and/or refill windshield washer fluid
  • Inspect and/or replace air filters
  • Inspect and/or replace brake pads
  • Check and/or flush power steering fluid
  • And much more!

If you were about to get on a plane and fly overseas, you’d want to believe the plane had been receiving scheduled maintenance checks, wouldn’t you? And if you were preparing to jump on a roller coaster ride, you would hope that someone had recently checked for loose bolts, electrical integrity and worn bits of track, wouldn’t you?

 

It’s the same with your car. While Budget Direct can provide you with roadside assistance if you break down, it’s still an inconvenience being temporarily stuck on the side of the road. When it comes to your vehicle, prevention is a thousand times better than cure. By maintaining and regularly servicing your car, it’ll be more reliable, safer to drive and less likely to need expensive repairs.

 

Car maintenance and servicing checklists:

 

Basic car safety checklist:

  • Seatbelts — check tension and belt buckle operation
  • External Lights — replace bulbs if necessary
  • Handbrake — ensure that it can hold the vehicle on a slope
  • Windscreens & mirrors — check windscreens and mirrors for cracks
  • Windscreen wipers — check wear on wiper blades, replace if necessary
  • Horn — ensure this works
  • Fluids — check engine oil and engine coolant levels
  • Tyres — ensure tyres are at the correct pressures, check treadwear
  • Spare tyre & jack — ensure they are operational, check toolkit


Fluids checklist:

  • Engine oil
  • Radiator coolant
  • Brake fluid
  • Power steering fluid
  • Windscreen washer fluid
  • Clutch fluid (manual cars)
  • Gearbox oil
  • Differential fluid


Tyre checklist:

  • Tyre pressures
  • Tread wear and tread depth
  • Spare tyre
  • Car jack and tools


Lights checklist:

  • Headlights
  • Indicators/hazard lights
  • Brake lights
  • Reverse lights
  • Park & Fog lights


Other general things to check:

  • Radiator hoses — check for leaks and cracking
  • Engine air filter — check that it is clean
  • Battery — look for corrosion around terminals
  • Fan belts — ensure none are loose or squeaking on start-up
  • Unusual engine noises — hard to start, ticking, hissing or clunking
  • Ensure that child seats are fitted correctly

We Offer Premier & Superior Auto Mechanic Services

From general auto repairs to mechanical repair services and engine repairs, our auto repair shop has all of your repair needs fully covered. Our experienced and skilled technicians can assist you with all of your auto repair and auto service needs.