Car running hot? You need the New Orleans auto repair experts at Twin Tire.
You were pulling into your driveway last nigh after a visit with the kids to the New Orleans zoo when you saw your temperature warning light was on. You simply shut off your engine, but now you're wondering whether you should risk a drive to the New Orleans auto repair experts at Twin Tire Auto Care.
Probably not. The best thing to do is call Twin Tire for help and advice because the last thing you want to do is risk your engine. That's exactly what you're doing if you drive your car while it's running hot. In fact, the best thing you can do when your car starts running hot is to simply pull over, shut off the engine and let it cool down on its own.
After that, you can worry about discovering the reasons it ran hot in the first place. Those could include low coolant or a burst or leaking hose, according to Farmers Insurance company. That provides clues about ways to avoid overheating in the first place. Farmers says: Make sure your system is topped off with antifreeze; check hoses to make sure they're in good shape; and have your fan checked when you get an oil change.
For preventive maintenance and for New Orleans auto repair, the best place to take your car is Twin Tire. Twin Tire has been the trusted New Orleans auto repair and auto care service center since 1973. Twin Tire has three convenient locations to help you: Marrero, Harvey and Hammond. Twin Tire also has a New Orleans auto care and auto repair center in Harahan for heavy commercial vehicles.