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Road trips

It’s Friday, the work week is winding down, and I feel like we’re on the last leg of a long trip home. We’re just getting the schedule set and folks are calling to change their appointment while new folks are calling to make new appointments. Cars are being towed to the garage, parts are being Read more...

Axle and Driveline Repairs

Axles and Drivelines: hese are the outer CV boots on Elly’s 1999 Acura TL, the one above is normal, the boot below is torn and needing replaced. Axles have changed a lot over the years with new parts terminology like CV joints, boots, half-shafts, and torque steer. The cost of parts has also changed a Read more...

Check Engine Lights and Diagnostics

Check Engine. This warning is always unwelcomed and sometimes ignored by some car owners. You can trust Willard Garage to perform a complete diagnostic that pinpoints the best repair for the actual failure causing the code. There are hundreds of different codes that can cause this light to come on and for each code there Read more...

Ignoring Check Engine Lights

Ignoring Check Engine lights: There are a few check engine codes that aren’t a serious concern. But you’ll never know this until you have at least a quick check to see what code has tripped the light. I’ve seen a few bad results from folks ignoring their Check Engine and I’ll admit that’s rare but Read more...

Factory Scheduled Service

Scheduled Service: There are many items that just need to be serviced after a certain time period or number of miles in service. This is one area where we at Willard Garage will work with you to keep your car serviced and reliable for your family without just blindly guessing a service should be done Read more...

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