• Give Me a Brake! What does your vehicle really need?

    Thursday 21 May 2015

    Almost 4 to 5 times a day we get a call asking about brake pricing, the customer really does not know why they need brakes other than they were told they needed them replaced. So we can better understand their needs we ask a couple simple questions, First off we always ask, what make and model the vehicle is, and the approximate mileage,  1) do you know if it is front or rear that need replacement?  2) do you know what your current brake pad thickness is?  3) do you know if th... read more

  • Signs Your Car Needs an Oil Change

    Friday 01 November 2013

    An oil change should be a top priority for car owners looking to keep their engine in good running condition. Fortunately, getting an oil change costs little money in the grand scheme of car maintenance. The key, however, is knowing when you car is due for an oil change. Need some guidance? D & R Autoworks of Highland Park, Illinois, has the details about the telltale signs your car is in need of an oil change. Oil Change Guidelines: Oil change rule #1 – Get an oil chang... read more

  • Importance of Wheel Alignment

    Tuesday 22 October 2013

    Wheel alignment is paramount to the proper operation of your vehicle, because wheels that are not properly aligned can prove to be problematic. This matter is made worse by the fact that most people do not think about their wheels until they have a problem. It is crucial to make sure your wheels are in the best condition possible to ensure your car is safe for driving, though. How can you do this? This is achieved through regular wheel alignment maintenance. Need some more convincing ab... read more

  • How to Select the Right Antifreeze for Your Automobile

    Thursday 10 October 2013

    Selecting the right antifreeze is crucial to the well-being of your automobile. With the marketplace flooded with a plethora of antifreeze products, knowing what antifreeze your car needs is of the utmost importance. Why? Purchasing the wrong antifreeze can damage your vehicle and result in additional expenses, something no car owner wants. If you are not in the know about the proper antifreeze for your car, be sure to reference our helpful tips. Tips for Selecting Antifreez... read more

  • How to Spot Car Battery Maintenance Issues

    Friday 04 October 2013

    Car batteries are a crucial component of your car. After all, without them, your car will not operate. Although many modern-day car battery manufacturers prevent you from checking your car battery, most traditional car batteries can be surveyed for maintenance. The key is knowing what the telltale signs of car battery maintenance issues are, and D & R Autoworks is here to help. Signs Your Car Battery Needs Maintenance: Water Levels It is impossible to che... read more