Topic: auto repair

Video: Original or Aftermarket Parts?

FREMONT – Host, Sarah Rutan: When it comes to ordering repair parts for your vehicle, keep in mind that not all parts are created equal. Today we’re in Fremont with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Gus Srour of MAC Members to learn more….Read More

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Differentiating Original and Aftermarket Car Parts

FREMONT – A recurrent question asked by car owners is whether it’s better to use original manufacturer repair parts, or to save money by choosing aftermarket parts. The answer is simple: Whenever possible, original parts are best. Imagine you’re buying a…Read More

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Video: The Importance of a Clean Cabin Filter

FREMONT − Host, Sarah Rutan:  A vehicle’s cabin filter is designed to provide clean air for its passengers, but if it isn’t regularly maintained, it can have the opposite effect. Today, we’re in Fremont with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Ron McLeod of…Read More

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The Importance of Cabin Filter Replacement

FREMONT − Cabin filter replacement is one of the most commonly overlooked aspects of vehicle maintenance. Designed to filter out elements like dust and pollen, a cabin air filter provides clean air for a vehicle’s driver and passengers. However, a…Read More

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Video: Communication with your Auto Technician

OAKLAND − Host, Sarah Rutan: When it comes to solving a car problem, the information provided by the vehicle owner can make a significant impact. Today we’re in Oakland with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor, Glen Poy-Wing of Oakland Auto Works to learn more….Read More

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Improve the Diagnostic Process with Good Communication

OAKLAND − When your vehicle starts making unusual sounds or acting strangely, your first inclination should be to schedule a diagnostic appointment with your local auto repair shop. While a technician will typically be able to resolve the issue, you…Read More

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Auto Insurance Claims: To File or Not to File?

SUNNYVALE − Following a car accident, vehicle owners often fear that their insurance rates will go up if they file a claim. While this may or may not be the case for your accident, there are several factors to consider…Read More

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Video: Auto Maintenance 101

MONTEREY – Host, Sarah Rutan: When maintaining your vehicle, it’s important to be able to identify what’s under your hood. Today, we’re in Monterey with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Thuan Le of T & T Auto Repair to learn more. Diamond…Read More

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Understanding Dashboard Warning Lights

BELMONT – There are a lot of warning lights on a vehicle’s dashboard, all of which help ensure safety on the road. While some are self-explanatory, others aren’t as obvious, so it’s important for drivers to acquaint themselves with the…Read More

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Video: Selecting A Repair Facility

ROHNERT PARK – Host Sarah Rutan: If you’re in need of an auto repair facility, you’ll need to do some research. So we’re in Rohnert Park with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Mike Pogojeff of Automotive Excellence to learn some helpful tips. Diamond Certified…Read More

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