• How To: New Year Lexus Repair Savings

    Published 1 month ago — by Lisa Federico

    Save money on auto repair this year

    Save money on auto repair this year
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    It’s the new year and maybe you’re like many people who want to start off with a new outlook on the year ahead, or perhaps a resolution. Whether it be to eat healthier or exercise more, maybe it’s to save a bit more money (which we could all use a little help with!). One way to do that is by finding an independent Lexus repair center to service your Lexus when needed. Smaller independent Lexus repair shops have less overhead costs, which means they charge you a lot less, all while still using the same state-of-the-art equipment and technical resources.

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  • What Are The Most Common Lexus Repairs in Winter?

    Published 2 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    What Are The Most Common Auto Repairs in Winter?

    Do you need snow tires or chains in Winter? Maybe so...
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    During the winter season your Lexus can experience specific issues due to freezing temperatures and harsh weather and road conditions. With regular Lexus maintenance you may be able to minimize the risk of a breakdown and possible catastrophic damage, but sometimes things happen that are out of your control. Here are some of the most common Lexus repairs and issues that you may face in the winter months.

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  • Winter Lexus Care: What Happens to a Car Battery in the Winter?

    Published 2 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    Holiday Travel Check List

    Keep your battery running in freezing winter temps!
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    What does a car battery actually do?

    Obviously, we all know the battery in your Lexus serves as a crucial component that provides electrical power to various electrical systems in the vehicle. The main functions include, starting the engine, powering lights/radio/windows/AC/etc, and voltage stabilization.

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  • Winter Lexus Care: What is Antifreeze and Why Do I Need it?

    Published 2 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    What is antifreeze and do I need it?

    What is antifreeze and do I need it?
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    What Is Antifreeze?

    Antifreeze is a liquid mixture of water and ethylene glycol that is used to prevent the freezing and overheating of the engine in your Lexus. You may have heard the term “coolant” interchanged with “antifreeze,” they are similar, but comprised of different concentrations.

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  • Winter Lexus Care: What Are Winter Tires and Do I Need Them?

    Published 3 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    Do I need winter tires or snow tires for my ride?

    Do I need winter tires or snow tires for my ride?
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    The term “winter tires” may also be referred to as “snow tires.” They are designed to provide your Lexus with better handling, traction and braking in cold conditions, including snow and ice. You won’t need to have them on your Lexus all year long, as it is advisable to switch back to all-season tires for optimal performance in the warmer months.

    A few factors can help determine if your Lexus should have winter tires. Things to consider include:

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