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Why Switch to Amsoil

Why Switch to Amsoil

Choosing the right oils for today's modern vehicles can be difficult. Today, few people have the time or space to do it at home and deal with not only the mess but disposal or the oil and other problems that can happen like a wrong filter. So we either trust our local shop or go to a quick lube for service. But are they installing the best product for you vehicle? Maybe. Maybe not!    There are so many different types of oils;  Standard oils, semi synthetic and synthetic oils. You also need to purchase the right weight oil plus it must meet the manufactures specs.   If you drive a European car, they have different specs. Using the wrong oil can cause sludge to build up, loss of power and possible early engine failure.      So what's the best oil?  There are many good oils on the market but we have chosen to carry the full Amsoil line of products for cars and trucks. You can go on their website t ... 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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