Mountain driving will wear a lot of parts faster than driving in the city, especially brakes. Regular inspections are recommended, so let us help keep you and your family safe.
Vehicles today run on many belts, from timing, to an alternator, to air conditioning. Don't get stranded because of a faulty belt. Have us inspect them for piece of mind on your next trip.
Keep your car tuned up with our 30/60/90k services at Gin's Auto. Improve gas mileage and performance, and most of all longevity for your vehicle. Schedule an appointment
Oil is the lifeline to your cars motor. Although most automotive companies will give their recommendations, as to when you should change it, we recommend every 4-5,000 miles on most vehicles.
Living in the Sierra's makes for tough times on your tires. Proper rotation and air pressure is essential to prolong the life of them. You should have your tires rotated with every oil change.
Fluid levels are important. Most auto service companies inspect all fluids upon having an oil change. At Gin's Auto Care, we make sure to check them all when having an oil change.
All labor comes with a standard 12 month /12,000 mile warranty at Gin's Little Valley Auto Care.
You may love the heat of summer, but let your car get hot! You need to help your car keep its cool when temperatures rise. An engine that runs too hot can damage the vehicle quickly and threaten your safety. Many vehicles are recommended to have the radiator flushed and refilled every 30,000 miles. See your owners manual for exact miles.
Living in the Sierra Mountains can be tough on a battery. Typically in colder weather, you can run into a situation such as not having the proper cranking power. This may be from your vehicle sitting too long, possibly a bad cell or just an old battery that needs to be replaced. You can bring your battery to Gin's Auto and have a test done on it for free! If you need to replace it, we have batteries on hand.