Frequently Asked Automotive Questions
Taking simple measures to maintain your vehicle can mean the difference between driving safely and having a serious accident! Below are some frequently asked questions about keeping your vehicle operating safely. If you are experiencing any of the following issues with your car, stop by Gil's Safety Service today for a quick service.
Is it dangerous if my gas cap is loose?
Loose or damaged gas caps cause 147 million gallons of gas to vaporize every year. Save yourself some fuel and get your gas cap replaced.
Are under-inflated tires dangerous?
Under-inflated tires can decrease your miles per gallon, not to mention lead to an accident.
What does a worn spark plug mean?
A worn spark plug can cause misfiring and inefficient combustion, leading to wasted fuel.
How does a dirty air filter affect my car?
A dirty air filter causes too much gas to be burned compared to the amount of air. Replacing your air filter can save you about 20 cents per gallon of gas.