What does the thermostat do? The thermostat opens at a certain temperature to allow hot coolant to run through the resat of the engineHow do you know you need the thermostat replaced? Engine overheating Poor heat from vents How is the thermostat replaced by a mobile mechanic? The coolant is drained from the system The thermostat housing is removed to access the thermostat The old thermostat is removed and the new one is installed The thermostat housing is reinstalled and the system is refilled with coolant The cooling system is purged of all air How important is having your thermostat replaced? If the thermostat is faulty it could cause poor heat to come through the vents in the passenger compartment. It may also cause the engine to overheat
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How it Works
Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
Book a Time
After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.