Ask South Side Garage About the Importance of Service Intervals

January 7, 2024

Today in our South Side Garage blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life with recommended intervals: What about six-month dental cleanings and regular physical exams? Then there's laundry, mowing the lawn, paying your... More

Refresh Your Brakes (Brake Fluid Exchange)

September 10, 2023

Brakes are one of your vehicle's most important safety components, and you may have noticed that they don't stop as surely as they used to. Maybe it takes you applying a little more pressure to them than before, or perhaps you get the feeling that they're not stopping you as quickly. Those could... More

Recommended Service Intervals at South Side Garage

January 16, 2022

Most people in the OKLAHOMA CITY area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standard... More

Easy Miles ? Do OKLAHOMA CITY Driving Conditions Affect Service Intervals?

November 29, 2020

Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more at a cons... More

South Side Garage Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

June 7, 2020

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Oklahoma. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep OKLAHOMA CITY residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital ... More

Give me a Brake (Light)!

October 7, 2018

If that little brake warning light pops up on your dash, do you know what it means? Well, if you said no, you wouldn't be alone. You know it has something to do with your brakes, but exactly what? You're not sure. One of the reasons is that it could mean a lot of different things. It could be som... More

Recommended Moore Service Intervals

February 25, 2018

Everyone in Moore, OK, knows we are advised to go to our Moore dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Moore residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she tells us what ... More

Deciphering the South Side Garage Menu Board

November 7, 2016

Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Moore, OK service centers like South Side Garage have a board that lists the routine services they provide. But some people don't know what these services really are unless they ask. Let's go down a typical list, in alphabetical order, ... More