What’s Included in a Full-Service Oil Change?

Oil changes are the first line of defense for keeping your car in optimal working condition. Without this regularly scheduled service, the engine would seize up, leading to very expensive repairs. With every oil change, there are other areas of … Continued

3 Habits That Can Wear Down Your Brakes

Life is busy and often requires us to take shortcuts. More times than not, we’re rushing to make it to appointments on time or to drop the kids off at school before we head to work. Sometimes this requires faster … Continued

What’s Causing Those Brake Noises?

As you’re driving down the road and stop at a light or stop sign, do you hear strange sounds coming from your brakes? When you hear odd noises while stopping, it could indicate a problem with your brakes. At Auto … Continued

Why Is My Car’s Catalytic Convertor Not Working?

From a failing oxygen sensor to rusted spark plugs, there are several reasons why a catalytic converter may not be working. At Auto Specialty of Lafayette, Inc., we have expert knowledge and years of experience in diagnosing and repairing catalytic … Continued

Experience These 4 Benefits with a Diesel Engine

Are you considering the purchase of a diesel-run vehicle, but aren’t sure if a diesel-powered engine is right for you or your lifestyle? Maybe you’ve never owned a diesel-powered vehicle before and have questions about its efficiency and how well … Continued

3 Signs You Should Change Your Oil

Besides the usual every 3,000 miles, oil changes may be necessary for many other reasons. The age of your vehicle, the condition of the engine, and how much you drive will all determine when you need an oil change. This … Continued