Sorted by Category: Car Care Tips

  • Tire Safety for Summer Road Trips

    blog postTuesday 11 July 2017

    Get ready for your summer road trip with Hillside Auto Repair's first-class tire service in  Torrance. It’s the perfect time of year to hit the open road, but don’t forget to visit your Torrance tire service experts before you pack the car. Your summer road trip will be filled with memories you’ll treasure for years to come. To ensure those happy memories aren't overshadowed by a breakdown or a need for tire service along the way, Hillside Auto Repair en... read more

  • Turn That Check Engine Light Off With Torrance Diagnostic Service

    blog postWednesday 05 July 2017

    Are you experiencing problems with your vehicle’s performance? Have you noticed a decline in fuel efficiency, rough idling, or difficulty starting your car? Don’t risk damage to your vital systems. Hillside Auto Repair's Torrance diagnostic service will find and fix your engine problem quickly and affordably. Your Check Engine Light Is On – Now What? Everybody knows that a vehicle’s Check Engine light alerts you of a mechanical problem. The real question is wha... read more

  • Prius Scheduled Maintenance

    blog postWednesday 28 June 2017

    One of the most important ways you can take care of your new (or new-to-you) car is by following the factory scheduled maintenance. Staying up-to-date on your Prius scheduled maintenance will help you protect your investment – and get the most out of your money in the long run. Do I really need to do Prius scheduled maintenance? We can’t say this enough, YES! You’ve put a lot of money into your car and you want it to last you a long time, right? Then you... read more

  • Hybrid Battery Reconditioning at Hillside Auto Repair

    blog postTuesday 06 June 2017

    For most drivers, replacing a battery is not really a big deal.  It’s something drivers need to do once every two or three years, but it’s a simple task that can cost anywhere from around $30 (for a discount car battery) to $120 or so.  Battery maintenance, of course, is important, but there are many, many more expensive components to worry about wearing out.  For the hybrid driver, on the other hand, the bat... read more