Toyotas are one of the most popular vehicles in the world. They are stylish and versatile. It is hard to beat their reliability and affordability. Many service centers will rush through your Toyota’s routine service. They want to get your car in and out as fast as possible so they can work on another vehicle, but at Franklin Automotive, we focus on providing high-quality Toyota maintenance for all our clients. We want your Toyota to last for many years to come.
Why Routine Tune-Ups are Important
Having regular tune-ups performed can lengthen the life of a vehicle. They will also help guarantee it is working at its full potential. Typically, tune-ups are included in your regular maintenance schedule.
Tune-ups can include a lot of different things from changing fluids, filters, hoses and belts among other things. Routine maintenance is necessary if you want to avoid future problems.
Benefits of Routine Tune-Ups
- Extends the Life of Your Toyota: When you take proper care of your vehicle, it will last a lot longer. Regular servicing will help prevent component failures.
- Prevents Unnecessary Breakdowns: Routine tune-ups will help to prevent breakdowns. Not only will servicing your vehicle help prevent component failures. It also gives our mechanics the chance to look for any other issues. If they find any problems, they will let you know immediately.
- Safeguards the Warranty: Many vehicles require routine servicing to keep the warranty It is important that you keep all documentation to verify you had all servicing performed.
- It Will Improve Your Fuel Economy: Routine tune-ups will help to improve your fuel economy. When your car is running properly, it will burn less gas and produce less pollution.
- You Can Prevent Breakdowns: When you take care of your vehicle, you will not have to worry about breaking down. Breakdowns can lead to accidents and high service bills. You will also need to hire a tow truck to tow your vehicle to a shop for repairs.
- Reduces Pollution: Regular tune-ups help to ensure your car is running properly. When it is running in tip-top shape, it will not produce excess pollution.
- Will Increase Performance: Regular servicing will reduce wear and tear of components, increasing performance.
- Helps Prevent Expensive Repairs: Avoiding regular tune-ups can cause premature component failures. To help avoid costly repairs, follow your maintenance schedule. By being proactive, you will prevent expensive repair bills.
- Improves Safety: When your car is running properly, you will not experience as many failures. Component failures can lead to serious accidents.
- Maintains Your Toyota’s Resale Value: Taking care of your vehicle will help to maintain the resale value. You will want to keep all your service records. Cleaning the car regularly and fixing any damages is also important.
How to Know When You Need a Tune-Up
There are a few symptoms you may experience when your Toyota needs a tune-up. To prevent these symptoms, follow your service schedule. Symptoms include:
- Decreased gas mileage
- Loss of power
- Engine runs rough
- Engine stalls when car is stopped
- Engine is making a knocking noise when accelerating
- Check engine light is illuminated
Why You Should Choose Us for your Routine Tune-ups
When you hire Franklin Automotive for your Toyota service needs, you will receive many benefits. Some of these benefits include:
- ASE certified technicians
- Latest factory-grade tools and equipment
- Attention to detail
- Commitment to quality
- BOSCH financing
- Contactless pick-up
- After-hours drop off
- Loaner cars
- Comfortable waiting room with coffee, snacks and drinks
- Free key fob battery replacement
- Shuttle service
- Free tire rotations with tire purchase
- 12-month / 12,000 mile warranty
- Maintenance programs
Servicing Your Volkswagen
At Franklin Automotive, we have been servicing our clients since 1992. We always use the latest factory-grade tools and equipment available. Our Toyota services include:
- A/C Service & Repair
- Brake Service & Repair
- Check Engine Light
- Clutch Repairs
- Diagnostic Inspections
- Engine Repairs
- Factory Scheduled Services
- Fluid Checks & Changes
- Mileage Specific Maintenance
- Oil Change Services
- Oil Leak Repairs
- Preventative Maintenance
- Suspension Repairs
- Tire Services
- Transmission Repairs
- Wheel Alignments
We Are Here for all Your Toyota Service Needs
For your Toyota to get the best possible gas mileage it needs routine tune-ups. These tune-ups will also improve engine performance. Call Franklin Automotive Service Center today to book your appointment. We are conveniently located for drivers in Hoover, Homewood, Vestavia, Mountain Brook, Inverness, Cahaba Heights, Greystone, and Birmingham, AL.
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