How Much Does It Cost? (Variations in Vehicle Repair Costs)

August 28, 2022

Ever wonder why it costs so much more to fix a similar problem in two different vehicles? Let's say you now own an SUV and before that, you owned a car. Your SUV's air conditioning system needs a new evaporator, but the cost for the new one is way more than you remember it was for your car. How... More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

August 21, 2022

Hey Anna area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Illinois streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Anna area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seconds of an inch is... More

Hitting the Brakes in Anna

August 14, 2022

Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don't care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself and other Anna drivers on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular inspection. There ar... More

Suspension Service at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna in Anna

August 7, 2022

During an inspection at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna in Anna, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicle. There are sev... More