1. Strange Noises and What They Mean

    When you’re driving your car, you’re accustomed to certain noises such as the engine running or the air conditioner as it blows cold air out of the vents. What you’re not accustomed to are those strange sounds that come out of nowhere and that often scare you. While you can turn the radio up or choose to ignore them, strange clunks and bangs coming from your car should be inspected as soon a…Read More

  2. Get Better Gas Mileage This Summer

    At Clarke’s Discount in Aloha, we want you to have an enjoyable summer, whether you’re relaxing at home or hitting the road. If you are planning to do some driving, whether in town or on the highway, you’ll want to be sure that you budget for gas. With gas prices likely to rise over the summer, it can be beneficial to take some steps to get better gas mileage out of your car. In this post, w…Read More

  3. Is Your Car’s AC Ready for Summer?

    It might only be the middle of April, but summer will be here before you know it, and if you’re heading out on a road trip or driving to work every day, it’s important that you car’s air conditioner is working properly. At Clarke’s Discount in Aloha, we offer expert auto repair, including cooling services that will help you stay comfortable all season long, no matter how much time you spen…Read More

  4. Five Common Car Problems

    You rely on your car every single day, and if something goes wrong with it, you need a reliable auto repair service that can get you back on the road quickly. At Clarke’s Discount in Aloha, we can work on a number of makes and models, and we can get to the bottom of your automotive issue quickly. If you have an Asian or American vehicle, we can repair it! In this post, we’ll look at five commo…Read More

  5. When is it Time to Replace Your Tires?

    We drive to work and back, to the grocery store, on road trips, to pick up the kids from school, and endless other places. When was the last time you thought about replacing your tires? Your auto repair shop may have mentioned something at your last oil change? The tires of your car may not be something you pay much attention to, but being able to rely on them is priceless. At Clarke’s Discount …Read More

  6. Why Your Vehicle’s Engine Needs Motor Oil

    Is that sticker on the upper left-hand corner of your windshield telling you that your vehicle needs an oil change? Perhaps you’ve been putting it off because even that fairly inexpensive service just takes too much time. Don’t wait! Your engine depends on motor oil to run correctly and to run for many years to come. Your car’s engine relies on oil to (1) lubricate its moving parts to reduce…Read More

  7. How To Jump Your Car’s Battery

    A car battery is essential to your car functioning properly, and when your car battery dies, you know it immediately. Your battery can die if you left your lights on for too long or were jamming out to your radio without your car running to keep the battery charged. The good news is it’s easy to fix a dead battery. A great temporary fix is to jump your car battery using jumper cables and either …Read More

  8. The Importance Of Maintaining Your Vehicle’s Battery

    Winter is right around the corner bringing cooler temperatures to the nation. Nothing starts your day off on the wrong foot more than a dead car battery when you need to get to work. In order to have a proper working vehicle, your battery needs to be in good working order as well. Having clean connections and a fully charged battery is a benefit for you as well as your vehicle. Without the battery…Read More