Why is an Oil Change Important?

Your vehicle’s owner’s guide comes with a manufacturer’s recommendation for how often to get an oil change. But let’s face it: We’ve all pressed our luck with running the mileage past the recommended limits from time to time. So what is the big deal about getting a regular oil change? Oil Change Frequency The auto […]

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Car Care for Holiday Travel

In the coming months, you’re likely to do a little—or a lot—of traveling to holiday parties, family get-togethers, or even a good ol’ Christmas vacation. Before you pile into your minivan or sedan, be sure to give your vehicle some time and attention by bringing it to Joe’s Service Department in Indianapolis.

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The 4-1-1 on Tire Alignment

You regularly gas up your vehicle and take it in for its regular oil change every 3,000 miles. It’s functioning well—so you may be wondering why your auto mechanic is suggesting tire alignment.

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What’s the Big Deal about Auto Tune-Ups?

Just like doctors recommend a yearly well-check to keep you in good health, your auto mechanic suggests an annual car tune-up. This little visit may not seem important, but it really is key to your car’s preventative care. An annual tune-up from Joe’s Service Department of Indianapolis can help your vehicle stay in good shape […]

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Three Tips for Spring Car Care

I’m not sure what it is about springtime, but as the weather gets warmer, people get motivated to get stuff done. If car care is on your spring to-do list, here are a few tips from our auto mechanics at Joe’s Service Department.

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5 Signs of a Quality Auto Mechanic

Finding a really good auto mechanic can be an anxiety-producing process—especially if you’re not a “car person.” You want to be treated fairly, to get good service at a reasonable rate. So how do you know if you can trust your vehicle with a car mechanic? Joe’s Service Department of Indianapolis encourages you to check […]

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3 Benefits to Tire Rotation

Maintaining your vehicle can go a long way to keeping it out of auto repair shops and out on the road where it belongs. One important component of keeping your car in good running condition is tire rotation. Joe’s Service Department of Indianapolis wants to give you three reasons why you should have an auto […]

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How to Change Your Oil

One of the most basic car maintenance tasks for Indianapolis drivers is the regular oil change. When it comes to changing your vehicle’s oil, you have two options: do it yourself at home, or take your car to a quality car service company that can do it for you. We’ll summarize both options for you […]

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Get a Trustworthy Car Repair in Indianapolis

Conveniently located along Pendleton Pike on the east side of Indianapolis, Joe’s Service Department focuses on general maintenance and automotive repairs for lightweight cars and trucks. We perform oil changes, car tune-ups, brake repair and replacement, wheel alignment, and several other services. We offer affordable and speedy services to customers in the area. Our professionals […]

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Post-Winter Car Tips

It’s safe to say that we’ve made it through winter… we think! With one of the roughest winters in decades for the Midwest, our cars need some extra love as we welcome the warm weather. You’ve probably avoided doing several car maintenance tasks due to many days of sub-zero temperatures. Now you have to make […]

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