Why is Maintenance Important?

Maintenance helps your vehicle last and prevents unnecessary repairs that could cost many folds higher and tie up your vehicle in the shop much longer.

You vehicle is a sophisticated machine capable of serving you for many years. Today's cars and trucks deliver hundreds of thousands of miles if they are properly maintained. That means great savings and convenience for the owner. The key is to understand what your vehicles maintenance requirements are.

At A-PLUS we make it all very easy for you. You can call us any time and ask us to schedule an inspection by an ASE certified technician that would recommend any needed maintenance based on the millage on your vehicle and their visual inspection. The following services are required by most manufacturers at certain millage intervals.

Call to find out about Scheduled Maintenance

Remember we are only one phone call away. If you have any questions about your vehicle's required maintenance and you want an honest opinion, please call us at 408-847-4759. We have access to databases for almost any vehicle and can give you the most accurate information available.


Car Care Video Tutorials

Video 1

What Color Are the Fluids?

This video shows you how to do your own inspection of leaks and find out what type of fluid is leaking. It is sometimes helpful when you call us for advice to pay attention to some of the details such as the fluid colors so that we can provide you with the best information.

Video 2

Transmission Issues

This video describes how to detect transmission issues. The best thing to do is to ask us to take a look if you suspect you may need a new or rebuilt transmission. You have many options when you need transmission work and we will explain all of them.

Video 3

Don't Try This at Home

A simple tune up may require significant expertise and competence. Only work on your vehicles if you are confident and trained to do the task. Our ASE certified technicians are always standing by to take care of all your repair and service needs.

Video 4

Checking Your Car's Fluid Levels

This video shows you how to check your vehicle's fluids. Checking your fluids usually during every oil change is highly recommended. Again, this is a service we provide to you at no cost.

Timely and Reliable Service

We promise that we make every effort possible to complete your repair or service work order on time to the best of our ability. Should there be any unexpected issues that would postpone the service, we will promptly inform you.


Most maintenance services are done the same day. We have learned from experience that customers want quick service. Our technicians are trained and capable of just delivering that timely service. On the other hand, certain repair jobs should be done with more diligence. We also order high quality parts. So we make sure we take all the time factors into account before we give you a time estimate. We maintain a balance between timeliness and reliability to ensure your satisfaction on the long run.