Drivability Diagnostics & Repair
When it comes to our vehicles, we rely on them to get us where we need to go and to keep us safe on the road. A problem with the driveability of your vehicle will not only decrease the overall reliability of your vehicle, but will also put you at risk for dangerous breakdowns on the road. Driveability essentially refers to how your vehicle drives, and whether or not it is able to run and start smoothly. If you are experiencing issues with starting your vehicle, keeping it running, or getting it to perform how you want, your vehicle has driveability issues.
At West Coast Automotive in Santa Rosa, CA, we are the experts when it comes to drivability diagnostics. Our ASE certified technicians are highly trained in diagnostics for all makes and models of vehicles, including cars, vans, SUVs, and light to medium sized trucks. Our shop has the latest troubleshooting diagnostic tools to plug into your vehicle’s onboard computer to run for error codes. Once our equipment pinpoints the source of the issue, our experts will dig deeper by performing a visual inspection of the problem area and test-driving your vehicle to understand the problem at hand. We make sure that we repair the issue correctly the first time around.
At our Santa Rosa diagnostics shop, our goal is to improve your driving experience and keep you safe on the road. We offer a 2 year/24,000 mile warranty on our repairs and services and our friendly and professional staff can assist with anything you need. As soon as you have trouble with driving your vehicle, be sure to take a mental note of any symptoms or problems you are experiencing. When you bring your vehicle into our shop for a diagnosis, let our experts know the issues you noticed. This will help us better understand what could be causing the problem.
Symptoms of Driveability issues include:
• Check engine light is on
• Lack of performance
• Low fuel efficiency
• No start or start and die condition
• Car dies randomly or when stopping/accelerating
• Problems driving uphill
If your vehicle is giving you trouble with any of the symptoms listed above, you can trust that our experts can help. Along with the best scan tools in the industry, our technicians have the experience and knowledge to accurately diagnose problems with driveability. Although a scan tool can point a mechanic in the right direction, it takes skill and understanding to repair the right component.
When you need expert drivability diagnostics, bring your vehicle into West Coast Automotive in Santa Rosa, CA. We look forward to meeting you soon!