Routine Maintenance

Routine car maintenance is essential for any vehicle owner. It helps to ensure that your car is running smoothly and reliably, as well as keeping it safe for you and other drivers on the road. Consistent factory-recommended maintenance can help to save money in the long run by avoiding costly repairs due to neglect. It also increases the lifespan of your vehicle, saving you money on replacement costs. 

At Boca Auto Fix, we provide a wide variety of routine maintenance services to keep your vehicle running at its best and avoid any unnecessary breakdowns and costly repairs. By investing in routine maintenance, you can save yourself a substantial amount of money down the road.

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Maintenance items include:

  1. Oil changes: Regular oil changes are essential to keep the engine running smoothly and extend its life.
  2. Transmission fluid services: Regular transmission fluid services are crucial to ensure a long life for your transmission.
  3. Brake inspections: Brakes should be inspected regularly to ensure they are functioning properly and to identify any potential problems early.
  4. Battery check: Batteries should be tested periodically to make sure they are functioning properly and to avoid being stranded with a dead battery.
  5. Fluid level checks: Regular checks of the engine oil, coolant, transmission fluid, brake fluid, and power steering fluid levels help to prevent damage and ensure that the vehicle is running efficiently.
  6. Air filter replacement: Cabin and engine air filters should be replaced regularly to keep the engine running smoothly and to prevent damage from contaminants.
  7. Engine belt inspection: Engine belts should be inspected periodically for signs of wear or damage, as a damaged belt can cause serious problems.
  8. Spark plug replacement: Spark plugs should be replaced periodically to ensure the engine is firing efficiently and to avoid misfires.
  9. Windshield Wiper Check: Wipers should be in good working condition to avoid impairing driver vision.

Here are some of the reasons why we educate our clients on the importance of routine maintenance:

  • Increased safety: Regular maintenance helps to keep your vehicle’s various systems and components working properly, which can help to increase safety on the road. For example, regular tire rotations and wheel alignments can help to maintain proper tire wear and improve handling, while regular brake inspections can help to ensure that your brakes are working properly.
  • Improved reliability: Regular maintenance helps to identify and address small problems before they turn into bigger and more expensive issues. This can help to increase the reliability of your vehicle and reduce the risk of breakdowns.
  • Better fuel efficiency: Regular maintenance can help to improve your vehicle’s fuel efficiency by ensuring that all systems are working optimally. For example, replacing a dirty air filter can improve airflow to the engine, thereby increasing fuel efficiency.
  • Prolonged vehicle lifespan: By keeping your vehicle well-maintained, you can help to prolong its lifespan, reducing the need for costly repairs and replacements.
  • Enhanced resale value: Regular maintenance can help to keep your vehicle in good condition and increase its resale value when the time comes to sell or trade it in.

What Our Clients Say

If you're looking for a trustworthy shop to get your car serviced and fixed, look no further - Boca Auto Fix is YOUR Place! Doug at Boca Fix It will tell you exactly what's going on with your car and never makes you feel pressured to spend money on anything that you don't need. He also sends you a report on your car, which is really neat and helpful. Doug, runs an honest repair shop which is pretty hard to find these days. I highly recommend taking your car or truck here, you will not be disappointed!

Karen R

Based on an FAU parent recommendation, we booked an appt with Boca Auto for our daughter's vehicle and we rec'd EXCELLENT service. Doug got her car in quickly, all service was pre-authorized and the digital inspection detail was impressive. Service recommendations were honest and repairs were thorough. Boca Auto Fix has our trust and future patronage.

Heather Billings

I can't say enough about Doug at Boca Auto Fix! I reached out with a question about my Honda CRVs A/C and brakes. Doug got back to me and got me scheduled quickly. He provided a digital vehicle inspection documenting everything he discovered. The inspection included pictures, which made understanding his evaluation a breeze! I highly recommend Boca Auto Fix for honest and trustworthy service.

Ellen Hochhauser

Great place to take your vehicle for service! I didn’t have to wait all day for my car. Doug (the owner & mechanic) was very professional & knew his stuff. I really liked the digital vehicle inspection. It was nice seeing the parts that needed replaced. Doug sent a text with a detailed inspection of my car with pictures. I will recommend him to everyone I know! Call & make an appointment.. you will not be disappointed.

Sarah Durtschi