Today's Blair's Ferry Automotive article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Marion drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Iowa who think that severe service schedules apply to everyone. Somewhere between a complete lack of awareness and the dire bla...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 26, 2020
If you've walked through the automotive fluids section of an auto parts store in Marion, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle?As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you drive ar...
Posted in Fluids
on April 19, 2020
Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:the radiatorthe radiator capthe hosesthe thermostatthe water pumpThe water pump's like the hear...
Posted in Cooling System
on April 12, 2020
One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Blair's Ferry Automotive is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's challenging to tr...
Posted in Service Standards
on April 05, 2020