Cooling System Maintenance

Coolant protects your engine from freezing or overheating, but its effectivenss can diminish over time.


A cooling system failure is the number one reason for automotive breakdown on our highways.  Unlike a flat tire, you can't stop and put on a spare.  Trust AA Auto Care & Tire to get your vehicle operating at the right temperature.  AA Auto Care & Tire's technicians will fefficiently have you back on the road with a properly maintained cooling system!


Recommended interval:  Every 6,000 miles or 6 months


Our Cooling System Maintenance Service Includes:

  • A visual check of the cooking system for indications of leaks or oil content
  • Check crankcase oil and automatic transmission fluid for water content and levels
  • Check temperature gauge for accuracy
  • Drain system
  • Clean foreign matter from radiator fins (if needed)
  • Check fan blades and pulleys for alignment and damage
  • External inpsection of all hoses for cracks, swelling, brittleness and deterioration
  • Check engine core plugs (where possible)
  • Refill system with correct coolant type, check and bleed for air locks
  • Check condition and tension of drive belts


Cooling System Warning Signs:

  • Your vehicle overheats
  • Your coolant light comes on
  • Your temperature gauges read higher or lower than normal
  • Your heater does not work
  • Your engine runs poorly or uses excess fuel
  • You smell antifreeze (sweet moist smell)

Scheduling an Appointment

AA Auto Care & Tire

2101 S Shepherd Dr

Houston, TX 77019

Phone: (713) 526-4260

Fax: (713) 526-3667



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Business Hours

Mon - Fri:  8:00am - 6:00pm

Sat:           8:00am - 1:00pm

Sun:          Closed


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