- Check the vehicles under hood fluid levels and remove the oil fill cap and breather assemblies (where applicable) Remove the vehicles engine oil drain plug, and drain the contents of the engines oil pan or sump. Remove the filter assembly and clean the sealing surfaces of the housing for reinstallation. On cartridge equipped vehicles, replace the housing O rings and clean the debris from the housing and relief valves. Lubricate the O rings on the housing and or the filter assembly and replace the filter or element. Clean and inspect the oil drain plug gasket, and check the threads in the engines oil pan. Torque the plug to the manufacturers specification using a new gasket where required. Clean the grease zerks to remove debris, and lubricate all accessible fittings on the vehicles steering, suspension, driveline and chassis components. Check and or set the tire pressures and relearn the TPMS system where required. Fill the engine with the manufacturers specified type, grade, and viscosity engine oil and verify level after purging the new filter. Check and or top off all low fluid levels and reset the maintenance reminder system where applicable. Note. Some vehicles maintenance reminders do not take on initial reset. If your maintenance light happens to come on following an oil service, please give us a call so we can correct it.
- Disconnect electrical power and remove all shields, panels, and covers to access the starter motor. Remove the old starter assembly and manually bar over the engine to check the condition of the ring gear and flywheel. Clean and tighten all electrical connections and install the replacement starter assembly. Shim the starter if applicable to set the correct gear depth and torque the fasteners to specification. Clean and tighten the electrical connections at the starter assembly, and reinstall onto the replacement unit. Reinstall any previously removed components, and reconnect the vehicles electrical system. Perform a full starting and charging system analysis to confirm the proper operation of the new component.
Darlene B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/13/2021