European and Import Auto Repair Specialists Maintenance Langley

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…

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…

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…

Fuel Injector Cleaning Can Improve Fuel Economy

6th Mar, 2014

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Deposits from fuel can accumulate on your car’s engine intake valves, injectors, ports, fuel injectors, and combustion chambers. Dirty fuel injectors, one of the most common problems, can cause clogging, which leads to a wide variety of engine problems such as loss of power, rough idle, hesitation, misfire, pinging, knocking and hard starting.

However, one…

Muffler and Exhaust System Repair and Maintenance

6th Mar, 2014

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Loud exhaust noise can come from the front or rear of your vehicle – and most of us would not welcome it as it literally distracts us while driving! To be able to fix this problem as soon as possible, the first thing that must be done is to check out the cause of…

Regular Lube and Oil Changes

6th Mar, 2014

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As nearly every motorist can attest to, car maintenance is an ongoing fact of life during the course of vehicle ownership. There are steps that drivers can take to prolong the life of their car such as routine maintenance like your lube, oil and filter change. Let’s take a look at some common maintenance…

The Importance of Cooling System Maintenance

6th Mar, 2014

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Radiator: The radiator is a cooling device that radiates the heat away from your car’s engine. In general terms, a standard radiator contains a vertical or horizontal finned tubing section connected between two tanks. It is designed to hold an abundant amount of water and ethylene glycol, or antifreeze, and circulates through the car’s…

Typical Electrical Problems Fixed by Expert Mechanics

6th Mar, 2014

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When you pop the hood and look at the complicated mechanical devices called engines, you notice right away there’s plenty of wiring. In fact, the wires seem to snake around the engine in a complex configuration that makes little sense to anyone who is not a mechanic. Auto engines have plenty of electrical configurations…

Checking your Tire Rotations is an Important Safely Rule

6th Mar, 2014

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Tire rotation is one of the important aspects of vehicle maintenance, and has an even more direct impact on your bank account than oil changes. Tires are intended to be rotated every 6,000 miles. This helps them wear evenly, and prevents them from wearing out early. By not rotating them, you can very easily…

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