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The Darrell's Firestone Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

Video: Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally ... Read More

Battery Maintenance Tips From Darrell's Firestone

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If... Read More

Automotive Tips from Darrell's Firestone: Battery Testing

Video: The simple fact is that 70% of car batteries fail within 4 years. They just need to be replaced at Darrell's Firestone when they are no longer able to hold a full charge.Batteries are a big ticket item for most Farmington drivers and it’s tempting to put off buying a new one as long as possible.... Read More

Darrell's Firestone Alternator Replacement Service in Farmington

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that – it's all about the alternator.  Driving around Farmington  is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steer... Read More

The Darrell's Firestone Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The automotive professionals at Darrell's Firestone would like to give Farmington drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, cars are becoming more sophisticated everyday - and fluids such as, oil, coola... Read More

Why Synthetic Oil Is Best for Farmington Drivers

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Farmington ! Today's Darrell's Firestone car care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine ... Read More

Darrell's Firestone Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Farmington residents to always use the proper type of f... Read More

Automotive Tips from Darrell's Firestone: Making a Battery Last Longer

Video: One thing all Farmington drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Darrell's Firestone can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted – l... Read More

Charge It in Farmington for Extended Battery Life

Video: Here's an interesting statistic for our in Farmington , Michigan drivers: Only thirty percent of car batteries make it to forty-eight months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from fifty-one months in extremely cold areas to just thirty months in extremely hot climat... Read More

Super Slick at Darrell's Firestone in Farmington : Synthetic Oil

Video: When you get an oil change, it’s always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the car maker recommends. But sometimes we’re asked if we’d like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose the cheaper one. But in this case, the mor... Read More

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