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Honest Wrenches Automotive Repair COVID-19 Policy for Your Safety

Honest Wrenches Automotive Repair COVID-19 Policy for Your Safety

Here at Honest Wrenches, we want you to know that we remain OPEN for business during these tough times. We know that there is much uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and how to will continue to affect our every day lives. However, we can be certain that auto repair is an essential service and we will be able to continue to serve you while protecting the health of our staff and customers.  Honest Wrenches Automotive Repair has always been and will continue to take every step possible to ensure a safe, clean, & sterile environment for our employees and guests. We will be taking additional measures to ensure that we do not become a statistic.  Honest Wrenches has implemented the following procedures to ensure your health and prevent the spread of COVID-19: We will wipe down your door handle, steering wheel, gear shifter before we enter your vehicle. We will use gloves each time we enter your vehicle. We will wipe down, steering wheel, door handle, and shi ... read more

What is a Radiator Flush?

The radiator in your car is essential a heat exchanger, because it transfer heat from hot coolant that flows to it and into the air that is blown through the radiator fan. This process is extremely important because it helps in the system's job of protecting your vehicle's engine from overheating. The coolant helps lubricate parts and absorb heat, and the radiator helps to transfer that heat so that the coolant can continue circulating and doing its job.  Since the coolant also picks up dirt and grime during its circulation, the cooling system can become dirty and clogged up which is when a radiator flush is needed. A radiator flush consists of cleaning out all of the old coolant and anti-freeze in the system. Next, radiator cleaning solutions are pumped through to remove contaminants and dirt build-up that may be clogging the system. Finally, a new and fresh coolant mixture is added back into the system.  If you notice that your engine's temperature gauge is hi ... read more

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