|HALLMAN' SERVICE STATION HELP
Have a question? need help with your automotive project? We
at Hallman's Service Station take pride in not only offering
quality repair services, but we will gladly assist you with
your service or vehicle questions. Feel free to contact any
one of our departments listed on the right side menu.
often should I get my oil changed?
A .Between 3,000 to 3,500 miles is
the recommended mileage. However you should refer to your
owner's manual for the manufactures recommendation.
can I do to save on fuel costs?
A. Some of the most cost effect
methods for increasing gas mileage is to check your tire
preasure and air filters regulary. These are relevantively easy
procedures and can be done by you.
often should my car be tuned up?
A. Filters should be changed
atleast once a year or every 15,000 miles. Newer vehicles today
are generally using 100,000 mileage spark plugs. On vehicles
manufactured before 1996 should be changed atleast every 30,000
should I change the belts and hoses?
A. Belts and hoses should be
checked atleast once a year preferably in the fall or spring.
During a hose change is a good oppurtunity to have the
often should my tires be rotated
A. On front and rear wheel drive
vehicles the recommended mileage is between 10,000 and 12,000
miles. On four wheel drive vehicles the tires should be rotated
between 8,000 and 10,000 miles for maximum tire life.
should be included in a complete brake job
A. Front and rear disc brakes,
rotors should be cut, repack bearings if applicable, install
quality shoes recommended by manufacture "raybestos". Vehicles
are inspected for cracked brake hoses and replaced as needed. On
vehicles equiped with rear drum brakes, Recut brake drums or
replace as needed. Replace wheel cylinders and spring kit on
high mileage vehicles.
Q. Do I
have to go to a dealership for regulary scheduled maintenence.
A. No you do not have to return to
a dealership for regular maintenence. Your local authorized
service center can perform the service on your vehicle and
provide you with a receipt that shows car, make and mileage.