truck front end photo

Trucks aren’t like cars...your average personal vehicle usually holds about 5 quarts of oil, and you are supposed to change it every 3-5k miles. However, the same logic doesn’t apply to large trucks. At Sterling Auto Works, Inc in Manchester, NH, we know how important proper oil changes and diagnostics are to keep your truck on the road, for hundreds of thousands of miles. Here’s what you need to know:

man handing girl car keys

Buying a used vehicle can be a risky endeavor, but also a rewarding one. Buying used, even if the vehicle is close to new, will save you a lot of money compared to the price of a new vehicle off the lot. However, there are some inherent risks that come with purchasing a used vehicle; here is how to best avoid trouble.

car with image in green neon of exhaust system

Exhaust systems are one of the most neglected aspects of most vehicles. Exhaust pipes, catalytic converters, and mufflers are exposed to heat, emissions, and road damage. While your exhaust system is fairly simple and straightforward, these conditions mean it is inherently prone to rust and damage. As a result, this system is often one of the first systems you will have trouble with on your car.

suspension bushings

At Sterling Auto Works, Inc in Manchester, NH, we understand how frustrating it is when your vehicle makes mysterious noises that it shouldn’t be making. Here’s a rundown on suspension bushings, to help you figure out what that sound is you keep hearing.

transmission

At Sterling Auto Works, Inc in Manchester, NH, transmissions are our specialty. We know exactly how they work and exactly how to maintain and repair one. You know you have a transmission, and you know it’s important, but what does it actually do? Here’s the simple answer to a complicated question.

Coolant flushes are particularly important. No matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive, your cooling system is an essential aspect of maintaining the reliability of your vehicle.

dirty air filter vs clean filter

Your vehicle's engine needs clean air to burn the fuel – and it needs a lot of clean air. In fact, a typical vehicle needs about 216,000 gallons of air for every tank of gas. All that air passes through a filter that catches the dust and dirt. Eventually, the filter gets completely full, and because the filter can only hold so much, dirt starts getting through. At Sterling Auto Works, Inc in Manchester, we ensure you get the best air quality in your vehicle and explain the process of where this dirty air is going to our area drivers. 

air conditioning panel on vehicle

When you get in your car, truck, SUV, or minivan to drive and the A/C does not work what could be wrong? Here at Sterling Auto Works, Inc, we have some simple answers to help you understand how your vehicle A/C system works. The first question we are asked is "Why isn't my air conditioner blowing cold air?" Let's talk about what could be happening. 

  • Jasper
  • 24-Hour Dropoff
  • Ari Fleet
  • ASE
  • BBB
  • BF Goodrich
  • Blue Ox
  • Bridgestone Firestone
  • Carquest
  • Cooper Tires
  • Customer Savings
  • Donlen Fleet
  • Draw-Tite Hitches
  • Dunlop Tires
  • Enterprise Fleet
  • Federated Car Care
  • Firestone
  • Fleet Services
  • GE Capital Fleet
  • Goodyear
  • Hankook Tires
  • Hunter
  • Kelly Tires
  • Kids Play Area
  • Michelin
  • MACS
  • Mastercraft
  • Mobil Oil
  • Motorcraft Parts
  • NAPA AutoCare Center
  • Nokian Tyres
  • Pet Friendly
  • Radiator
  • Reese Hitches
  • State Inspection
  • Sumitomo Tires
  • Tech-net
  • Tires
  • Towing
  • Toyo
  • Uniroyal
  • Valvoline
  • WEX Fleet
  • Wifi Available