MainStreet Transmissions

and Auto Repair LLC

 

HOURS OF OPERATION

 Monday - Friday

8:30 am - 5:30 pm

 

Saturday & Sunday

CLOSED

HOLIDAY HOURS:

Thanksgiving

Thurs., Nov. 23rd

CLOSED

Fri., Nov. 24th

TBD

Christmas

Mon., Dec. 25th

CLOSED

New Year's

Wed., Dec. 31st

Closing at 1:00 pm

Thurs., Jan. 1, 2018

CLOSED


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 Temperatures are starting to become more fall like here in Georgia.  It's also the beginning of holiday travel season.  Have your battery checked as well as your tires.  Don't let a weak battery leave you stranded.
We sell EXIDE Batteries with a
5 year warranty and
1 year FREE replacement.

Care for your Vehicle Battery in Cold Weather

Tip 1: Prepare Your Battery For Winter

Your battery has a tough job during the cold winter months. Your vehicle’s engine requires more power to start when the temperatures are colder and those temperatures make it harder for your battery to provide power.

Before winter gets an icy grip on your battery, have your electrical system tested, including your battery and alternator. Also, check the battery using a voltmeter to make sure it’s in good condition. Your voltmeter should read 12.4 volts or higher. Keep the battery fully charged throughout the winter using a battery charger or maintainer, especially if you make frequent short drives (less than a mile). 

Tip 2: Check Car Battery Connections

It’s important to properly maintain the components around your battery too. Make sure cables, posts and fasteners are in good shape, and check battery connections to confirm they are clean and tight. Use a stiff wire brush to clean off any corrosion and secure the battery to the battery tray to prevent excessive vibration.

 

 

Is your check engine light on? 

Don't ignore it!!

Your car is communicating to you that there is a problem.  Come by and let us check it out for you.

We are MainStreet Transmissions and Auto Repair.  We believe in providing quality service at an affordable price.  We are a family owned and operated business and have been in Palmetto for 10 years.  We are members of the community and also live in the community we service.  We stand behind our service...our reputation is important to us and we strive to keep our customers happy.