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Why Switch to Amsoil

Why Switch to Amsoil

Choosing the right oils for today's modern vehicles is difficult. Few people do their own oil changes and why would they? The time needed, the mess and proper disposal makes it too expensive to do the job at home. So we trust either our local shop or one of the quick lube places to do the job. But are they installing the best product for you vehicle? Maybe.     There are many different types of automotive oils. Standard oils, semi synthetic oil and synthetic oils. Then you have all the weight numbers: 0W20, 5W30 and so many others. The manufactures have speciations also as to what works best in their vehicles. And sometimes the manufactures find out that what they recommend is wrong, so they put out a memo to make the correction.     So what is the best oil?  We have chosen to carry the Amsoil line of products. You can go on their website to find out more information but here is what we have found.  1)Recently we did an oil change o ... read more

The Products We Carry Make Us Unique.

The Products We Carry Make Us Unique.

Let's pretend that instead of a shop  you were looking for a place to eat. You start by checking out reviews. Would this be the place you would pick? " The restaurant was noisy, dirty, and the food was the worse I've ever tasted, but the price was really cheap. Oh, and I got really sick afterwards, but I'll give it five stars since it was so cheap"   Many people select shops this way. By price.  Then they wonder why they feel like they were taken, even if they paid a lower price. I hate that feeling, so I run my shop differently.  Let's start with something simple; the oil I carry. Our major line of Oil is the  Amsoil line of products, which are full synthetic oils. Amsoil is one of the best oils you can run in your vehicle, because it  protect better, make major parts run smoother and helps improve performance and gas mileage. It's a better value.   We carry BG cleaning prod ... read more

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