At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, it’s important to us that you see the value in the work we do. Over the course of the past decade, depending on what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive, it may seem like oil changes have gotten more expensive, and there’s a lot of differentiation in pricing at different locations. What’s going on?
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So, you’ve determined your transmission is bad. What next? Choosing what to do can be overwhelming, and you need someone you can trust to help you decide what work needs to be done. Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL is here to help you make the right decision when it comes to your transmission. There are a few things to consider when your transmission goes out. You might feel inclined to just get a new car, but should you?
There are a few things that matter when mounting new tires on your vehicle. First, you want it done right. Second, you want it done fast. For both, Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL has you covered.
Whether you drive a BMW, Mercedes, Audi, Porsche (some exclusions apply), Subaru, or other performance automobiles, your car has a cooling system. With winter right around the corner, at Pitts Automotive, Inc we want to make sure your cooling system is ready for the cold.
At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, we understand how frustrating it is when your vehicle makes mysterious noises that it shouldn’t be making. Here’s a rundown on suspension bushings, to help you figure out what that sound is you keep hearing.
Every car, truck, van, and SUV on the road today has headlights. However, you've probably noticed an increase in different types of headlights in more recent years - gone are the days where every vehicle on the road had the same bulb. Here is some information on headlights, from Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL.
At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, our goal is to keep your car, truck, or SUV reliable and in great shape. To us, it’s important that we’re paying attention to both your needs and the needs of your vehicle. When it comes to oxygen sensors, sometimes it seems a bit nebulous on what they actually do and why they’re important; we’re here to clear things up for you.
At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, it’s important to us that your car, truck, or SUV is ready for any condition. Coolant flushes are an important part of getting your vehicle ready for winter - here’s why.
You’ve decided to replace your engine - but what do you replace it with? There are a few different options out there, and Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL has the info you need.
There are many parts and systems outside of the car’s transmission that is equally as important as the parts and systems inside the transmission. Without them, the transmission won’t do much. There’s no way to transfer power from the engine to the shafts, disengage it to shift the gears, or power the differential without them. Just in case you need us, at Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, we can help keep your transmission in top shape, but here’s what you need to know.
What condition are your tires in? At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, we want to make sure you can tell. A simple visual inspection is all you need - it’s easy if you know what to look for.
At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, we know that transmissions are witchcraft to most people. More often than not, if major damage has occurred, it’s a lot more time and cost-effective to just replace the entire unit and get a fresh start. Our trained technicians at Pitts Automotive, Inc want to keep you informed so you are aware of what to look out for.
There are many factors that go into making Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL a repair shop that’s above the rest.
Manual transmissions are generally more reliable than automatic transmissions. They don’t have as many parts, aren’t as complex, and can take a lot more abuse. However, if an issue is allowed to persist, more and more damage to surrounding components on your manual transmission will occur. Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL can help you take care of your car as soon as you notice a problem.
No matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive, maintenance is the key to giving your engine a long life. At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, we focus on keeping your engine running strong.
Hitting a pothole always hurts - you may not be sure exactly what happens when you hit a pothole, but you can tell it’s not good for your car, truck, or SUV. Here are issues caused by potholes, and what to watch out for if you hit a really rough one, from Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL.
If you drive a performance or luxury vehicle, there are important points to remember in preserving not only your car or SUV, but it's resale value as well. Luxury and performance vehicles depreciate more quickly than other cars. Many who own these cars like to have the newest and the best of the best. In that way, the odds are stacked against you when trying to get a good price for your car. Fortunately, Pitts Automotive, Inc has some steps you can take to ensure you get the most for your car when it’s time to sell.
The time to know if your brakes are going bad is NOT when you go to stop at that red light or on the parkway when someone suddenly swerves in front of you. It's not always "just" brake pads either, your brake master cylinder could be an issue. How do you recognize the signs that you have a real problem with your brake master cylinder and just what is it? Here atPitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL we not only have the answers, but we also put together a service schedule for you and keep an eye on issues based on your driving habits, vehicle type and your description of issues you are having. We treat your car, truck or SUV as if it were ours keeping you informed of issues we find so you can get them fixed "before" there are larger repair bills so you can keep your vehicle Newer - Longer! Below is everything you need to look for and tips on your brake master cylinder.
If you drive a performance car or SUV, you want to take every measure possible to ensure it stays in good shape and running well. For many drivers of precision-engineered vehicles like BMW, Audi, Porsche, Subaru, etc., warming up the engine is a part of taking care of your vehicle. But is it necessary?
With temperatures dropping around the country, it’s understandably tempting to let your car or SUV idle to stay warm. At Pitts Automotive, Inc in Tuscaloosa, AL, one of our goals is to keep you informed on how to best care for your performance and luxury vehicles.