Category Archives: Auto Care San Jose

Transmission Fluid Change in Willow Glen San Jose

Transmission fluid change is not required as often as the brake fluid change, but it is very important for your vehicle’s longevity. Regular transmission fluid change extends the life of your vehicle’s transmission, and keeps you from having to incur the expense of transmission replacement. Transmission fluid lubricates and cools your vehicle’s transmission, and it also picks up debris that naturally occur when multiple parts work together. Transmission fluid replacement removes these debris when the fluid is drained out. Fresh transmission fluid has better lubricating capacity and carries none of the debris that could cause accelerated transmission wear. If your vehicle’s transmission has a transmission fluid filter, we replace the filter as well. Transmission fluid filters provide addition protection, but not all transmission designs include a fluid filter.   The rule of thumb says that transmission fluid change should be performed every 30,000 to ... read more

Comprehensive Auto Care in Willow Glen, San Jose

Comprehensive Auto Care in Willow Glen, San Jose Alvin’s Auto Center in Willow Glen, San Jose, provides comprehensive auto care for owners of domestic, Asian and European vehicles. Whether you drive a Toyota Highlander, Chevy Silverado 1500, or a Volkswagen, our technicians, certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), can provide your vehicle with maintenance services and repairs that will allow it to serve you faithfully, and reliably, for years to come. Our modern Willow Glen auto care facility offers not only wide range of auto care services, but also superior customer service, and a clean, child-friendly office and waiting room. We use state-of-the-art digital diagnostic equipment, and will send you electronic copy of the digital vehicle inspection we perform. Whether your Honda Odyssey needs new brakes, or your Toyota RAV4 needs check engine light diagnostics and repairs, we stand ready to help. All servic ... read more