With the Holidays fast approaching us, now is the time to make sure your car is ready for the colder months ahead. Preparing for winter in Georgia is different from preparing for winter in let's say Maine, however it is still important. Below is a list of things to check so as to avoid no-starts, frozen doors and windows, engine freezeup, and accidents. Check tire tread depth. It is always a good idea to carry a tire tread depth gauge in your glove compartment or center console. Ideally, your tire tread depth should be above 4/32 in. for the winter months. Most states have a minimum tire tread depth standard of 2/32, however tire performance diminishes greatly below 4/32. Have your car battery tested and cleaned / protect battery terminals. A bad battery can leave you stranded. Be sure to check around your battery terminals for corrosion build up. Lubricate window tracks and weather stripping, door locks, latches, and hinges. Use a ... read more
If you have ever wondered about the importance of regular oil changes, we here at Alex Automotive would like to give you some valuable information. We recommend changing your oil and filter every 5,000 miles. Why every 5,000 miles? Well, the Automotive Industry has come a long way with Synthetic oil, however oil is oil, and it needs to be freshened to prolong the life of your engine. Regular oil changes will help prevent sludge and help maintain proper engine lubrication. Having your oil changed regularly will also help maximize your fuel efficiency. We also provide a Twenty Point Courtesy Inspection with every oil service. This should give you piece of mind that your car is always kept in tip top shape. So, if your scheduled maintenance are every 10,000 miles, please consider an in-between oil change. You and your car mean a lot to us, and we want to help you maintain a safe and reliable car for as long as possible ... read more
Check Engine Light on? Our expert auto repair and service specialists know check engine light codes and diagnoses. When you see your check engine light flashing, call us immediately! Every Alex Automotive employee is eager to service your needs and make you a satisfied customer for life. Alex Automotive offers our customers a premier facility for service of their vehicles. For over 30 years we have been servicing fine European luxury automobiles and developed a great reputation for service and sales.