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Importance of Tire Rotations

We've all heard about the importance of having good tires on our cars and replacing them when needed, but what many people fail to realize is the importance of having tires rotated regularly. Our staff at Alderson Lexus can offer various helpful tips on tire maintenance and can also assist you in having your tires rotated. We can also set up a regular schedule for your tire rotations. Depending on the tires and the vehicle, the tires may be rotated right to left, left to right, from back to front or even diagonally. The important part is that they…

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Don't Skimp When It Comes to Your Brakes

Most people don't really like to spend money maintaining their vehicle, and you might try to find ways to cut the costs. But when it comes to your brakes, you shouldn't skimp because it could affect the safety of the vehicle. At Alderson Lexus, we want you to be safe every time you get behind the wheel, so were here to tell you why you need to replace the rotors.

As your brake pads begin to wear down, they rotors can also begin to warp. Usually, you'll replace your rotors the same time that you replace the…

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What is Car Wax and When Should I Use It?

If you like to keep the exterior finish of your vehicle in top condition, the chances are you have the car washed on a weekly basis. However, if you want to make sure that your vehicle is protected, then you will want to use car wax. Here is a look at what car wax is and how it protects a vehicle's exterior.

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Myths About Motor Oil

It is important for you to have your oil changed on a regular basis. You will also need to have the right information about motor oil. There are a lot of myths about motor oil that need to be debunked. You have probably been told that you should have the oil changed every 3,000 miles.

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Maximize Your Gas Mileage

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Buying a car and covering routine maintenance aren't the only two areas of expense. Daily operations come with costs. Fuel isn't free, so why waste it? By practicing better steps for fuel economy, drivers can reduce the overall costs associated with owning a car. Many of those steps are surprisingly simple ones.

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Symptoms of a Faulty Car Starter

If you are having trouble getting your vehicle started each day, there could be issues that are going on with your ignition. At Alderson Lexus, we can help with this type of service. We just need you to keep an eye out for the following issues.
  • A whining noise may present itself when you're trying to start your automobile. The sound will typically come from the engine as the ignition refuses to engage properly.
  • If you've ever started your vehicle and then accidentally hit the starter again, then you are familiar with the grinding sound that results from…
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