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Are You Familiar with Your Car's Different Fluids?

Just like your body has blood and other vital fluids pumping through it to keep you alive, so does your car. There are several different types of fluids that you will find in any vehicle. Some are more important than others, but all need to be maintained for performance and dependability. Let's take a look at the standard fluids in your vehicle in order of importance. This guide will help you with fluid maintenance and if you find a fluid leak, this list will help you identify what it might be: Fuel With the exception of fully electric vehicles, all cars and trucks require fuel to power the engine. Whether your vehicle uses gas, diesel or alternative biofuels, you probably already know when and how to refill the fuel tank at the service station. So, we don't need to spend much time on this. Engine Oil This is the other fluid most people are familiar with because regular oil changes are a routine ... read more

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Fox Run Auto Helps Longtime Customer with Two High-Performance Engine Installations

Tom is a longtime customer of Fox Run Auto in Bear, DE. He knows he can trust the Mikes and everyone in our shop to help him with his automotive service and repair needs. A little while back, we helped him with some custom upgrade work on two different cars. Tom came to us looking to have our team install new engines in his high-performance cars. This is not work he would trust to just any shop.  "Well Mikes, you just finished installing another engine, in two different high-performance cars for me (Infiniti G37 and BMW M4)," Tom wrote in his online review of Fox Run Auto. "The quality of work, customer service and cost is why you'll have a customer for life." Thanks for sharing your feedback, Tom. We always enjoy a good challenge and working on your vehicles is definitely a pleasure. Installing a new engine can be tricky business, especially in cars like these. That's wh ... read more

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Transmission and Drivetrain Repairs at Fox Run Auto

The transmission is one of your vehicle's most complex systems. It transfers power from the engine and controls the overall movement of the vehicle as that power is sent out to the wheels. The system that connects the transmission to the wheels is better known as the "drivetrain," and it is also a very intricate system of vital components including differentials, axles, wheel bearings, u-joints and more.  What to Do if You Have Transmission Problems If you have transmission or drivetrain problems, your car may not run properly or it may not move at all. At the first sign of transmission issues, you'll want to get the vehicle inspected by a professional technician as soon as possible. The good news is that Fox Run Auto in Bear, DE has you covered for all your transmission and drivetrain repair needs. Because these vehicle systems are so complex, there are any n ... read more

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Winter Automotive Maintenance Tips from Fox Run Auto

Winter is here and it's already been a really cold season in Northern Delaware. During this time of year, it's more important than ever to be diligent as a driver, so that you can be as safe as possible while out on the road. There are also some simple automotive maintenance steps you can take to help with your vehicle's safety and performance during the cold and wet winter months. Here are some of the things you can focus on: 1. Headlights The days are shorter during the winter and you also have more inclement weather. Therefore your headlights are essential for not only your own visibility as a driver, but for other drivers to see you on the road. Make sure your headlights, tail lights and fog lights are all working and as bright as they are supposed to be. If not, replace them or have your vehicle's electrical system inspected for performance. 2. Windshield Wipers This is the simp ... read more

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Fox Run Auto Helps Family with Towing and Auto Repair Services

Joan wasn't sure what to do when her son's car broke down. He is a graduate student at the University of Delaware and she wanted to help him find a local auto repair shop. Fortunately, they were AAA members and were referred to Fox Run Auto in Bear. "Great service!" Joan says in her online review of Fox Run Auto. "They towed my son's car, repaired it quickly and had him back and running in no time."Fox Run Auto offers full AAA-approved roadside assistance and towing services. Our automotive repair technicians at the shop are ASE Certified, bringing the experience, knowledge and skills to handle any auto repairs or maintenance services you need.  If you are experiencing car trouble, the first thing we recommend is to have an ... read more

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