The drive belt is an essential component to keeping your engine running smoothly. Fortunately, it is also built to last. Still, all drive belts eventually need to be replaced. The drive belt is responsible for running the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor, and other essentials. When it gives out, you are looking at a dead battery, overheated engine, and loss of power steering. Without it, your car will not drive.
At Bob Brady Hyundai, we offer great deals on replacing your drive belt when the time comes. We have a fantastic in-house service center that offers knowledgeable repair assistance to all drivers in the Decatur area. Getting your vehicle in for service before it starts giving you trouble will definitely save you some hassle.
Repairs can snowball into a costly mess, but fortunately, we are here to help you be proactive about vehicle maintenance. Our prices are low, but our mechanics are proficient. Schedule a service appointment online today — your vehicle and wallet will thank you.
As mentioned, the drive belt of a vehicle does not need to be replaced with any amount of frequency. If your vehicle has less than 40,000 miles on it, you are likely in the clear. Still, it might benefit you to bring your car in and have it looked at. Our service technicians at Bob Brady Hyundai can take one look at a drive belt and tell you if you are good to go.
When cracks and holes start to appear in your drive belt, that is when you should replace it. You might also hear it start to squeak, especially in rainy weather. Rain, dirt, and oil leaks can all cause undue wear on the drive belt. If your drive belt is covered in oil from the engine or a leak, you are best off replacing it.
If you know what you are looking for, you can determine when to replace the drive belt. Fortunately, you do not have to know when a drive belt has gone bad. Our team of experts is experienced with all things automobile and are eager to keep your car going for as long as possible. Just schedule an appointment online and get your car in for a routine checkup.
Car maintenance does not have to be the most difficult part of car ownership. At Bob Brady Hyundai, our already low prices coupled with our service specials will actually make you happy to bring your car into the shop.
Whether you are certain that you need to get your drive belt replaced or just want to get your car checked out, bring it on over. You can call ahead of time and get all of your vehicle and maintenance-related questions answered. You can also schedule a service appointment online. We cannot wait to help you.