Check Engine Light Diagnosis at Charlie's Fast Lube Dexter

September 29, 2019

Hello Dexter . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light really mean for Dexter drivers?First of all, the Check Engine or ... More

QUIET TIME (Listening for Vehicle Problems)

September 22, 2019

Everybody's got friends like this. You know, the kind who, the minute they get in their vehicle and turn the key, the sound system is deafening. They just love to hear that music, sports, news anything but the sound of the vehicle itself. And maybe you're that person, too. Here's something to ... More

Vive la Differential at Charlie's Fast Lube Dexter in Dexter

September 15, 2019

There are a lot of drivers in Dexter who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Missouri these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Dexter folks don't even have to ... More

Recommended Service Intervals at Charlie's Fast Lube Dexter

September 8, 2019

Most people in the Dexter 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 standards. Some... More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for Dexter Drivers

September 1, 2019

When people in Dexter talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Missouri? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them or our w... More