Domestic and Japanese Auto Repair Experts in Langley

25th Mar, 2014

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After 40 years of specializing in Import Auto Repair in Langley, Autofolks is pleased to announce that it is now providing expert auto repair and maintenance of all makes and models of Domestic and Japanese vehicles as well. All of our repairs and service meet or exceed manufacturer’s warranty requirements and we provide competitive pricing which will save you money. We provide free valet service on all vehicle repairs (pick up and delivery of your vehicle whether it…

Routine Car Maintenance: It Should Be Routine

6th Mar, 2014

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Routine car maintenance is just that; routine. Most people think of things like oil changes, wiper blade replacement and all of the other little things you do periodically to protect your car and keep it running smoothly. These are all absolutely necessary to ensure that the life of your ride is as long as you want it to be. But there are also other routine and preventative things you can do to add to…

How Car Cooling Systems Work

6th Mar, 2014

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With the passage of time and advancement in technology, the gasoline engines have developed a lot but they are still not too much efficient at turning chemical energy into mechanical power. Almost seventy percent energy in gasoline is converted into heat. It is basically the job of the cooling system to manage that heat. It would be surprising that the cooling system on a car driving down the freeway in fact dispels sufficient heat…

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment

6th Mar, 2014

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Many of us do not realize the importance of proper wheel alignment in our cars. We tend to think that nothing much happens to our tires other than an occasional puncture. Nothing can be further from the truth. It is very important that we regularly get our wheels aligned and I would say it should be done as often as we get the car serviced.

Wheel alignment is making sure that the wheels of the…

Have a Pre-Purchase Automobile Inspection So You Are Not Disappointed

6th Mar, 2014

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Whether you are going for a new car or a used one, proper assessment is necessary. You have to assess the car appropriately on a number of factors such as the engine performance, interior, mileage, speed, configuration, exterior, car’s history report, and more. Don’t let your emotional excitement dictate your rational decision making. You may miss major and minor faults that the vehicle might have. Such as, safety issues, mechanical and cosmetic errors.

A used…

Car Air Conditioning Repair Is Most Important

6th Mar, 2014

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A vehicle’s air conditioning is very important so if ever it gets busted, it should be fixed immediately. As others would say, a car air conditioning repair would be quite difficult to deal with; you need to call for help from a professional mechanic who has the knowledge and the experience in terms of fixing vehicle AC systems.

If your car has a problem with vehicle air conditioning, it could come down to a number…

Engine Repair Due to Overheating

6th Mar, 2014

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Occasionally, all drivers take advantage of their vehicles. They expect it to always be there and to operate, as they need it to, day in and day out for 365 days each year until it is replaced with a newer sleeker model. Yet, while the old reliable four tons is still in your driveway, it is essential that regular maintenance be performed.

Maintenance is essential to avoiding many of the pitfalls of mechanical error or…

Taking Care of Engine Repair Problems Efficiently

6th Mar, 2014

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Some people just don’t know what to do when something goes wrong. They aren’t prepared for problems or issues and end up just panicking and running around in circles, clutching their heads. Don’t let that happen to you; be prepared for whatever may happen so that you will be ready when the crisis occurs rather than playing catch-up. This is especially true when it comes to your vehicle. You don’t want to wait until…

Car Maintenance Tips to Take You from Winter to Spring

6th Mar, 2014

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Vancouver winters are tough. Whilst most people take the time to prepare their vehicle for the harsh winter months ahead, few consider the importance of making preparations for spring. The moment the temperature gauge starts to creep up, you should think about booking a visit with your local car repair shop to give your trusty vehicle a little TLC.
Following a regular car maintenance schedule through the seasons will ensure your vehicle is ready to…

Vehicle Diagnostics: Boosting Its Efficiency With Computer Analysis

6th Mar, 2014

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Computers are literally everywhere now. Apart from our homes, offices, it has also found a place in different industries as well as in different products. Today, the automobile industry also involves a host of computer-based applications right from the outset, till the finished product hits the road.

Computing devices are not just used in the manufacturing industries, but in the vehicle diagnostics also. Every automobile has a set of built-in computing devices. These devices carry…

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