Replacing your vehicle's filters on a regularly scheduled basis will help the vehicle run better and last longer. Refer to your owner's manual for your vehicle's specific filter change intervals and/or periodically have them inspected to see if they need replacement.
If your air filter is only slightly dirty, you can try cleaning it by gently tapping it on a flat surface or by blowing compressed air through it, from the clean side out.
You will need to replace the air filter more often if you drive frequently on dirt roads or live in a dusty area.
Clean filters contribute to better fuel economy and reduced vehicle operating costs.
Properly disposing of used oil and oil filters is critical to protecting the environment and is also becoming regulated throughout the country as landfills become overcrowded.
For example, recycling just 20% of all oil and oil filters used annually in the U.S. can reap big results, including:
At Professional Auto Care, we recycle oil and oil filters.
Professional Auto Care
Professional Auto Care is an award-winning family owned and operated auto repair shop located in southwest Houston. It has been run by the same family, the Serratos Family, for nearly 35 years. Professional Auto Care services Domestic, Asian as well as select European vehicles. We are known for our professionalism, transparency and quality of work. Since our humble beginning in 1983, we always strove to provide the best, most reliable service in Houston with a hint of the personal touch. The founders, Everardo and Claudia Serratos, are still involved with the daily operations of the car maintenance and auto repair shop.