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Alternator Repair : Vehicle Care Starts With You
“Automobiles have always been part of my life, and I’m sure they always will be. What is it about them that move me? The sound of a great engine, the unity and uniqueness of an automobile’s engineering and coachwork, the history of the company and the car and of course, the sheer beauty of the thing”. Edward Herrmann
Here at GOF Autos, We make your vehicle engine sound great and body finishing awesome.
Start Your Vehicle and Get Moving
The faster you get the engine up to its proper operating temperature the better. Have a good understanding of your Vehicle starting from the sound.
Choose a good Car Soap Designed for Clear-coat Paint Finishes
The presence of abrasives could weaken the clear-coat and dull the finish. Dishwashing detergent can be hazardous to your vehicle’s finish.
Be discouraged to use white clothes detergents and remember there are special designed liquid soaps meant for Vehicle as to prolong that oven baked vehicle by GOF Autos. Car soaps made for today’s clear-coat finishes are available at auto parts stores, grocery stores or drug store chains across Lagos indeed Nigeria.
Fill Your Tank Regularly
Allowing your gas tank to run dry or be consistently low can lead to problems. If you think you are saving or wiser to do so you are wrong. Why? Fuel pumped from a relatively dry tank may carry oxygen, moisture and deposits into the fuel line. This could damage the fuel filter or fuel pump. It’s best to fill your tank any time it’s less than one-third full.
Eliminate Roll Shifting
Always come to a complete stop before shifting from driving into reverse or vice versa. Let’s agree lack of impatient. It has aversive effect if not now and of course in the nearest future on your vehicle.
Don’t Ride the Clutch
If your vehicle is equipped with a manual transmission improperly releasing the clutch pedal pushing it too far or not far enough or riding it at the point of engagement can damage parts. Strive for smooth seamless shifting. This honestly goes long way to save you from cost and stress.
Be mindful of where you get Vehicle P.M.S
Mixing additives into oil transmission fluid or gasoline may upset the chemical balances that already exist in these fluids? Stay away from additional additives unless recommended by your service consultant like GOF Autos. We have seen situation especially during Fuel crisis in this part of the world where the so called black marketer mixed all manners fluids for the sake of quantity and money gain. Be mindful of where you get your P.M.S – Premium Motor Spirit.
Don’t Forget To Fully Release the Parking Brake
Ensure to use your parking brake when parked on hills. But to prevent any damage to your brake system make sure the parking brake is fully released and the warning light is off before moving the vehicle. Failure to do this; it’s very possible to warp a drum or disc or if the brakes get really overheated. You can even cause the lining’s adhesive to fail and have the linings crack or even separate from the pads and the brake shoes. This will eventually cost you to fix it better avoided.
Follow Your Vehicle’s Maintenance Schedule
It’s best to change your oil filters, spark plugs and also perform alternator repair to conduct other vehicle maintenance as outlined in your owner’s Manual.
At GOF Autos, we consult widely when it comes to Autos, alternator repair etc. Feel free to talk to us today for anything Vehicle. Visit: http://www.gofautos.com or call (+234)8055795643, (+234) 8077777077