If you haven't shopped in the Sparta area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Sparta, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old vehicle for a few mo...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on May 31, 2020
If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Sparta area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you get to wa...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 24, 2020
There are some things drivers should know about Sparta car service and repair. First and foremost, Charlie's Fast Lube Sparta cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Charlie's Fast Lube Sparta in Sparta wants to build a trusting relationship that becomes...
Posted in Service Standards
on May 17, 2020
We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, Illinois folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 10, 2020
Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Sparta drivers' vehicles. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every Illinois driver's vehicle maintenance schedule. At Charlie's Fast Lube Sparta, our team will check your brake system and let you know if ther...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 03, 2020