One of the most annoying sounds known to man is a loud squeal every time you start your car, truck, or SUV. What causes this, and what can you do to fix it? By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, NM has the answer.

Differential being worked on

Chevrolet, Ford and Ram diesel pickups are well-built machines. Still, sometimes they break down. Here’s what you can do to prevent that from happening and reduce the cost of a more expensive repair. At By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, NM our diesel customers are important to us and we want your diesel to last you.

potholes

Don’t you hate it when potholes sneak up on you? There is a lot of money being spent on vehicle damage due to potholes. Do you know what parts of your car could receive the most damage? By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair is the leader in Albuquerque, NM for the service and repair of automotive tires. We know the kind of damage that can be done, so if you suspect something is wrong with your car or truck, it’s always a good idea to stop by so we can take a quick look.

 

boot with a foot on the pedal

At By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, NM, we know your Ford, Chevrolet, or Dodge pickup was designed for optimal power, torque, and towing and hauling ability, no matter what the job is. We also know that while getting up to speed in a timely fashion is important, your diesel pickup’s ability to stop is equally essential.

At some point, while waiting for your tank to fill up, you’ve probably wondered what the difference is between the choices of gasoline at the pump. Typically, you see three buttons, with a number between 85 and 98, in ascending order and ascending prices. These numbers are octane ratings, which you probably know; but what is an octane rating, really?

oil being poured into a funnel

Oil changes are integral to the performance, longevity, and reliability of your diesel truck. At By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, our expert mechanics understand the importance of good quality oil, changed at correct intervals, in allowing you to get the most out of your Cummins, Powerstroke, or Duramax diesel.

Everyone has different habits when it comes to washing their vehicle. Many people see it as a purely cosmetic thing, so as long as their vehicle is running and driving right they don’t see a point in washing it all that often. In actuality, washing your vehicle is also an important aspect of maintenance and making a vehicle last. By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, NM has some vehicle washing tips for you, to keep your vehicle in shape for years to come.

 

When you see tires advertised, you’ll often see the word “radial” attached to it. What does this mean, and where did radial tires originate? By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair in Albuquerque, NM is here, with answers to questions you weren’t even asking.

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By The Book Diesel & Auto Repair

8400 Washington St. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
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