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Find and Fix Common Coolant Leaks w Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Find and Fix Common Coolant Leaks w Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Coolant leaks can crop up anywhere in your entire cooling system. Usually, coolant leaks are pretty straightforward because you can often see exactly where the coolant is dripping, spraying, or bubbling from.  Some vehicles include a Low Coolant indicator on the dashboard. If your car does not, the first sign of coolant problems is commonly […]

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Columbia Auto Repair Pro on Diagnosing Wheel Speed Sensors

Columbia Auto Repair Pro on Diagnosing Wheel Speed Sensors

When your wheel speed sensor, also referred to as the WSS, fails or you have issues with the sensor\’s wiring circuit, it will likely disable your ABS system, and in turn,  triggering your ABS dash warning light. This is a severe problem. The ABS module must get accurate input from all sensors to properly establish

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Cleaning the ABS Wheel Sensor w Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Cleaning the ABS Wheel Sensor w Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

You see the ABS warning light on the dashboard.  What do you do? It could be something serious, so you have to find out why.  Before you get too worried though, know that sometimes your ABS wheel sensor can get a dirt buildup, causing it to trigger the ABS dash warning light.  In some vehicles,

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Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt.3 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt.3 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

There are so many dashboard lights that it really can get confusing.  What does that light even stand for? Do I need to head to the auto repair shop? Is this something major? What do they all mean? Let the Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro help you understand the meanings behind all those dashboard alerts.

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Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt.2 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt2 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

Autos have more dashboard warning lights today than ever before.  While they offer increased knowledge of the presence of auto problems, they can’t diagnose what, if any, auto repair you require. Sometimes there are so many alert lights and warnings; it isn’t clear what the flashing indicator even means! Let the Columbia SC Auto Repair

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Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt.1 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

Dashboard Lights & Meanings Pt.1 Columbia SC Auto Repair Tips

These days, cars and trucks are sporting more dashboard warning lights than ever.  While they offer some knowledge that your auto has a problem, they don’t diagnose the auto repair you may need. With so many warning lights, buzzers and alerts it sometimes isn’t even clear what the indicator lit means! Let us help remedy

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What is that NOISE? Sounds That Say You Need Auto Repairs

What is that NOISE? Sounds That Say You Need Auto Repairs

Wheel Noises – Chirping or Squealing Sounds Chirping or squealing sounds from the wheel area may be a sign of bad wheel bearings or an axle bearing that is deteriorating. The cyclic noise will most often change with the rate of speed or may come and go at different speeds. This is a noise that

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Basic Auto Problems Guide 4 – By Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Basic Auto Problems Guide 4 – By Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Auto repairs are an unavoidable trouble faced by every driver.  You will most likely experience an unexpected breakdown at some point.  Many auto problems may be the source of your suffering; here are some more common auto problems you may be dealing with.  Visit frequently as we add new articles to the Columbia SC Auto

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Do Not Ignore Dashboard Warnings - Battery Light & Oil Light

Do Not Ignore Dashboard Warnings – Battery Light & Oil Light

Dashboard Warnings – When to Call an Auto Repair Professional The warning lights on your dashboard are there for a reason. Yes, occasionally a short occurs that creates a false warning, but you should never assume that an electrical short is to blame. The Oil Light: Not every car is the same…you oil light may

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