Category: Auto Repair

How to Protect Your Vehicle

July 17th, 2019 by

Routine Maintenance is Key The Quiet Zone Can Help! You love your vehicle. You can rely on it to take you anywhere you need to go — as long as you keep up with its maintenance needs. From the first moment a brand new vehicle is driven off the lot, it’s susceptible to wear and

How to Avoid Engine Issues

July 17th, 2019 by

Prevent Check Engine Lights & More Are you wondering what you can do to protect your vehicle? The best place to start is with the engine, the powerhouse that keeps your vehicle moving. Without a fully functional engine, you can’t fully rely on your vehicle to get where you need to go. That’s why engine

Oil Change Facts You Need to Know

March 13th, 2019 by

Get Educated About Motor Oils Sure, at your vehicle’s next oil change appointment at The Quiet Zone in Torrington, Connecticut, you can just drop your vehicle off without concern. You can trust that our expert technicians know what they’re doing. But do you ever wonder what goes on while your vehicle is in our shop?

How Often You Need an Oil Change

February 28th, 2019 by

Recommended Service Schedule So you’ve been told time and time again that you need frequent and regular oil changes to: Keep your car in top condition Protect the engine Maintain normal running temperatures Prevent damage caused by overheating Prevent engine failure But the problem is that those oil changes add up. Even though you know

How This Service Can Extend Your Vehicle’s Life

December 28th, 2018 by

Oil Change Tips to Keep Your Car Going When people think about general preventative maintenance services, one of the first things that come to mind is an oil change. Although it’s a very simple and effortless task, this service actually plays a crucial role in the longevity of your vehicle. This service allows your engine

Selecting the Right Oil

December 24th, 2018 by

What Does Your Vehicle Need? Although many people know about the importance of a consistent oil change, what some may not know is that the type of oil you put into your vehicle is just as important. Even if you follow a consistent schedule, if you fill your vehicle with the wrong oil you could

Maintenance Tips to Improve Your Vehicle’s Performance

December 19th, 2018 by

Move Fast and Efficient Today’s modern vehicles provide us with the luxury of utilizing the best automotive technology available. Unlike in years past where some of the best equipment may have been available to only top tier race car drivers or luxury vehicle owners, advanced technology can found in most vehicles today. Despite that, there

Innocent Light, (Potentially) Scary Consequences

December 12th, 2018 by

What Causes the Check Engine Light Although the check engine light is frustrating, it plays an important role in informing you when something is wrong with your vehicle — well before something wrong happens. It does this due to the sensors found within your vehicle. These sensors detect irregularities within your vehicle and if it’s

The Importance of General Preventative Maintenance

December 5th, 2018 by

What You Need to Know General preventative maintenance is something that is required in order to maintain your vehicle’s performance and prolong its life. Although some may think that their local mechanic should handle everything, there are a few tasks that you can do to make sure your vehicle lasts in between check-ups. By performing