Making sure your vehicle is safe for the summer is a top priority at Mr. T's Auto Repair. Here are a few safety tips we recommend for the hot summer months ahead.
1. check for oil and coolant leaks 2. check air conditioning system 3. inspect tire tread and check the pressure including the spare tire 4. check all lights, headlight lenses for good visibility 5. check for exhaust leaks 6. check shocks and struts from winter's pothole damage 7. inspect brake pads, rotors and calipers 8. check battery charge, terminals are clean and tight 9. check antifreeze level, hoses and thermostat 10. don't neglect warning lights on your dash, have them checked out as soon as you can.
Carry a canvas bag with emergency supplies such as emergency flare kit, flashlight,first aide kit, jumper charging kit, blanket and packaged snack bars. Have your AAA card or a local towing company phone number handy as well Mr. T's Auto phone number in case you are broken down and need assistance. Our number is 508-477-2460.