Charlies Fast Lube Dexter: Dexter, MO Oil change
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Nice waiting areas, clean rest rooms, and fresh coffee to make your experience unique!

We offer top offs between oil changes with our sticker.

Family Owned & Operated

We provide the finest preventative maintenance at competitive prices.

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY! We change your oil while you wait

Car Care Tips

August 2019

Hey Dexter Drivers: How Do You Save Gas?

Higher Dexter fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Dexter drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high fuel p... Read More

Easy Miles – Do Dexter Driving Conditions Affect Service Intervals?

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... Read More

"Current" Affairs (Blown Fuses)

You may be driving along and find that suddenly your radio stops working. There are no numbers on the display. Then when you get home, you notice the garage door opener doesn't do a thing when you press the button. Hmm, this was working just fine this morning. Are the two problems somehow rela... Read More

Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Charlie's Fast Lube Dexter Really Save Gas?

Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Dexter drivers don't always extend those g... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Dexter, Montana

The cooling system keeps Montana vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Dexter. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happe... Read More

Automotive Tips from Charlie's Fast Lube Dexter: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

Dexter drivers know that if their air conditioning system isn’t making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to lub... Read More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Dexter

There's a segment of the Dexter area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get foul... Read More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Dexter Automobiles

Dexter drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Dexter, Montana, str... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Dexter, Montana

Dexter auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Dexter, Montana, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good... Read More

Helping Dexter Drivers Get the Right Tires

Every Dexter vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. S... Read More

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