Smoke coming out of muffler

Diesel engines are known for their durability, but even the best engine has to be replaced every once in a while. At Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA, we want you to be aware of signs that your engine is about to call it quits.

Tires

Your tires are obviously important. However, it’s often underappreciated how much of a difference they make in the ride quality of your car, truck, or SUV, and what they can tell you about the condition of your vehicle. At Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA, we like to keep you well informed on what your vehicle is telling you, and how to keep it in good shape. Your tires have a lot to do with that.

mechanic working on auto electrical system

Every year, vehicle electrical systems get a little more complicated. These days, many cars on the road contain up to a mile of wiring, running throughout every corner of the vehicle. With all those wires, there’s bound to be an issue at some point; Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA is here to help you recognize a potential electrical issue, and know what to do about it.

Transmission

Automatic transmissions aren’t easily understood outside of specialists like those at Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA. While it would be impossible to teach you enough to make you a transmission expert in a series of articles, what we can do is give you the fundamental knowledge you need to have a good idea of what your transmission is doing, and how it works.

mechanic working on diesel engine

When you think about diesel engines, you probably think about large trucks and machinery, and maybe a few oddball cars over the years.  But how long has diesel really been around, and why is it used the way it is today? Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA has the answers you need to become more in-tune with your diesel truck and engine. 

fleet

Fleet cars, vans, and trucks see a lot of wear and tear. If your engine has already called it a day, then it’s obviously case closed - you need a new engine or a new vehicle. However, there are many times when an engine is about to go down, and you can get it taken care of before it kicks the bucket for good - saving you time and towing in the process.

mechanic working on engine

Is your engine on the way out? If it’s already kicked the bucket, then case closed - however, there are a number of other indicators that your engine is about to go, even if it’s still running at the moment. From Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Mt Vernon, WA, here are some signs of trouble that predict an imminent engine failure is in the cards for your car, truck, or SUV.

mechanic repairing brakes

Obviously, your brakes are pretty important. At Motorworks Northwest, Inc in Motorworks Northwest, Inc, we are here to make sure your car, truck, or SUV stops like it should.

Your brake system is made of many components that all have to work correctly for your brakes to operate seamlessly. If one thing needs to be repaired, the whole system is compromised. Brake pads, rotors, hoses, calipers, and metal lines all play a part in stopping your car. Our team is equipped to make sure all of those parts are in working order, so you can be safe on the road ahead. 

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