Secrets Your Mechanic Doesn’t Want To Share With You

Some Services Aren’t Necessary

Some Services Aren't Necessary
Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post via Getty Images

Have you ever gone for an oil change at a quick lube shop only to be pressed to do a coolant flush or power steering flush? These are big moneymakers for these types of shops, and they’re not always necessary. The best thing to do is to check your owner’s manual.

These days, many vehicles can go 100,000 miles using a particular fluid. Also, avoid getting the fuel injectors cleaned because you can purchase additives to do the job.