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Fall and Spring Inspection at Pit Stop Auto & Tire

Video: Good vehicle care for us Mount Pleasant residents has always meant taking our vehicles in every spring and fall for a check-up. Vehicles needed routine maintenance to prepare them for the changes in weather. Today's vehicles aren't quite as sensitive to seasonal changes. Older vehicles required d... Read More

Pit Stop Auto & Tire Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Video: 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 Mount Pleasant residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids ... Read More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

Video: Most Mount Pleasant drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. South Carolina folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Mount Pleasant drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But i... Read More

Mount Pleasant Drivers: Is It Time to Replace Your PCV Valve?

Video: The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine. When you are diving around Mount Pleasant, fuel is burned in your vehicle engine, it pushes the pistons down and the cra... Read More

Mount Pleasant Tire Repair

Video: Most Mount Pleasant residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Mount Pleasant drivers – it also has a financial impact. With high South Carolina gas prices, we've all... Read More

Automotive Tips from Pit Stop Auto & Tire: Serpentine Belt Overview

Video: The technicians at Pit Stop Auto & Tire know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine and winds ar... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Pit Stop Auto & Tire

Video: Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Mount Pleasant drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive ... Read More

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Mount Pleasant

Video: There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Mount Pleasant can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and programs take forever to load. Eventually, many of us j... Read More

Transmission Care in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Video: Do you have any plans around Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe you'll be having a lot of fun water skiing and doing a little fishing.You got the boat all ready. It's all gassed up. You packed lots of snacks and t... Read More

Automotive Tips from Pit Stop Auto & Tire: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Video: Repair or Replace? That’s a question Mount Pleasant drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near th... Read More


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Cabin Air Filter
Cooling System
Differential Service
Drive Train
Engine Air Filter
Fuel Economy
Fuel System
Keys to a long lasting vehicle
Monitoring System
Older Vehicles
Serpentine Belt
Service Intervals
Service Standards
Shocks & Struts
Timing Belt
Tires and Wheels
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