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Dan R’s Automotive Guide To Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

Today’s Dan R’s Automotive post focuses on using the proper fluids for your vehicle. Big advances in automotive technology have lead to the development of high-tech fluids to keep pace. Some because of engineering advances and others, advances in the materials used to build sedan automotive systems. A simple example of this is the cooling […]

Power Steering Service At Dan R’s Automotive In Oregon

Many Oregon drivers have been hearing about new advances in power steering technology, specifically, electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering for a few years. An electric motor directly provides the power assist to make steering easier. Undoubtedly we’ll see much more of this in Oregon as full electric […]

Dan R’s Automotive and The Maintenance Mindset

When it comes to their vehicles, some Toledo people don’t have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get them to remember to do it. Toledo drivers generally accept that many things in life require regular maintenance, but just may have not […]

Air Conditioning Maintenance At Dan R’s Automotive In Oregon

Warm weather or cold, Oregon drivers still need to think about their sedan’s air conditioning. Most Oregon people don’t service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Dan R’s Automotive, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturer’s preventive maintenance schedules for air conditioning service, just as we do for transmission service, oil changes […]

Serpentine Belt Service At Dan R’s Automotive In Oregon

If you’ve ever heard a squealing sound under your hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. Your serpentine belt is a long belt that’s driven by your engine. It winds around several accessories that power important automotive systems in your sedan. Let’s go over them. First, the serpentine belt drives your air conditioning system. […]

Gas Savings In Oregon: Sharpen Your Pencil

High gas prices in Oregon have hit most of our budgets. You’ve probably budgeted a certain amount for vehicle related stuff. Increased fuel costs are now consuming a bigger portion of that budget and you may be tempted to skimp in some other areas – like scheduled maintenance. According to news reports and industry studies, […]

Dan R’s Automotive : Good Service And Good Fuel Economy

Most of our Rossford clients want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving fuel economy. At Dan R’s Automotive , we are frequently asked, however, just how much money Rossford motorists can actually save. Well the US government has a website dedicated to helping us use less fuel. It presents the cost […]

How to Know When to Change Your Oil At Dan R’s Automotive

Today in the Dan R’s Automotive auto care blog, we’re going to talk about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, recommended oil change intervals have gotten longer for Dan R’s Automotive customers. High quality oil in a well-engineered sedan engine has lead to extended intervals. But it’s also lead to some […]