Front-End Assembly (Steering & Suspension)

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Your vehicle's front-end holds your steering and suspension components. If you have worn out components on your front end assembly, it can cause a number of issues with your car like pulling to one side, excessive wander, tire wear issues or a vibration. Or maybe it just doesn't drive like...

Pre-Purchase Inspections

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When buying a used vehicle, we always recommend a thorough vehicle inspection before you hand over your hard-earned money. Our auto technicians will thoroughly inspect the vehicle for cosmetic, mechanical or safety issues. We'll pinpoint any existing conditions and highlight potential issues that could arise, and will investigate to make...

Engine Tune-Ups

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A well-tuned engine operates at maximum performance levels. If you drive a car long enough, eventually it will need some preventative engine maintenance. During a tune-up, our technicians will check and replace (if needed) engine parts that affect performance, including replacing spark plugs, wires, filters and other worn parts. Refer...

Air Conditioning

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Just like having no heat in the winter, a malfunctioning air conditioner in the warmer months can make for unpleasant driving. If you're experiencing weird noises or strange smells when you turn the AC on, low air flow, or worse–no cold air flow at all, we can help. Call us...

Heating System

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Alberta's winters are already hard enough, having a malfunctioning car heating system only makes it worse! If you're experiencing consistently foggy windows, a musty smell when you turn the heat on, or no heat at all, we can help. Call us at 780-962-1117 or click on the button below to...

Radiator Repair

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If your vehicle is overheating or you're noticing a coolant leak, low coolant levels or your temperature gauge consistently reads 'hot', your radiator likely needs some attention before it causes additional, potentially costly, damage. Call us at 780-962-1117 or click on the button below to book an appointment to have...

Engine Repair

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Most engines are extremely durable and are built to last for hundreds of thousands of kilometres. If your Check Engine light is on, you're hearing noises that shouldn't be there, or something smells 'off', your vehicle needs some immediate attention before the problem worsens. Total engine failure can often mean...

Transmission Repair

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Whether it's automatic or manual, your car's transmission is one of the most important component of your vehicle. If you're experiencing difficulty switching gears, neutral noises, slipping gear, dragging your clutch or leaking fluid, you'll want to get your transmission looked at as soon as possible. Waiting too long for...

Brakes

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Your brakes are the most important safety system in your vehicle. Without working brakes, your car won't be able to stop on demand, potentially putting yourself and your passengers in a dangerous situation. It's important to get your brakes looked at regularly. Call us at 780-962-1117 or click on the...

Wheel Alignments

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If you're experiencing any of the following issues, your vehicle may need an alignment: your steering wheel is crooked even when you're driving straight, uneven or rapid tire wear, noisy steering, squealing tires or your car is being pulled to the left or right. Don't delay. Call us at 780-962-1117...

Power Steering Repair

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Power steering issues should be addressed as soon as as they're noticed in order to keep your car safe. If you're hearing strange whining or squealing noises when you turn the steering wheel, or if your car has become noticeably harder to steer, chances are your power steering components need...

Check Engine Light

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When your car's check engine light appears, it's a signal from your car's engine computer that something is wrong. The light could be a minor issue, such as a faulty gas cap, or it could be more serious, such as a misfiring engine. In all cases, it's best to get...

Full Service Oil Change

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Changing your engine's oil at regular intervals is one of the most important factors in ensuring the longevity of your vehicle. During EconoLube's full service oil change, our technicians will not only change your engine oil and filter, but we also top up your under-hood fluids at no charge and...

New Tire Sales

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Let us find you the perfect set of tires. Our tire experts can help you identify when it’s time for a new set of tires, and help you find the perfect set to meet your needs. With our varying Alberta weather conditions, it’s important to ensure you are using the...

Drivetrain Services

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Each four-wheel drive system has three main parts: the front and rear differentials, and the transfer case. At EconoLube, we provide specialized service to keep all of these components running smoothly. The lubricating fluid in the transfer case and differentials deteriorates over time, giving way for heat, friction and pressure...

Mount & Balance

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Whether you're purchasing a new set of tires or need a seasonal changeover, our tire experts have got you covered. Any time we mount tires, we ensure your wheels are optimally balanced to keep your ride smooth. Driving your vehicle with improperly mounted or unbalanced tires can be downright dangerous....

Tire Rotation & Pressure Check

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Periodic tire rotation prevents uneven wear and will keep your vehicle on the road longer. Our EconoLube technicians recommend servicing your tires at the intervals suggested by your manufacturer as well as routine checks for signs of irregular wear. This ensures that the tires wear down evenly, maintaining the tread...

Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)

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On many modern vehicles, tire pressure monitoring systems are incorporated. If you need a replacement sensor or need your Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) relearned, EconoLube Plus can help. We have the equipment and know-how to reset your tire sensors. Replacement is also available in the case of a malfunctioning...

Flat Tire Repair

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Flat tires are never convenient but at EconoLube Plus we can get you back on the road in a hurry! All of our tire services are done on a drive-in basis, including tire repairs. Our tire technicians will quickly identify the cause of your flat and can safely patch and...

Lightbulbs & Headlights

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Drive with confidence and properly working lights. Properly working headlights and signal lights keep you safe on the road in all types of weather and under all circumstances. Our technicians will check all of your exterior lights with every Full Service Oil Change, let you know if we find any...

Power Steering Fluid Flush

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Power steering fluid is an essential lubricant that needs to be maintained and serviced at regular intervals. Over time, the additives in power steering fluid deteriorate. When this happens, the system does not operate optimally, resulting in stiffness and leaks, and system failure may occur. During a power steering fluid...

Transmission Fluid and Filter Services

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EconoLube provides transmission services to keep your vehicle running smoothly. Whether your vehicle has an automatic or manual transmission, we can help keep your vehicle running smoothly. Replacing your transmission fluid and filter according to your vehicle manufacturer’s recommendations helps preserve the life of the transmission and helps maintain your...

Serpentine Drive Belt Replacement

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The serpentine drive belt winds its way through your engine compartment and drives power to major engine components, like the alternator, power steering pump, air conditioner compressor and water pump. Regular wear can cause missing chunks, dry rot or excessive cracking, and therefore the serpentine belt must be replaced periodically....

Car Battery Testing Services

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Detect battery problems before they happen and make sure your car starts when you need it most. Our EconoLube technician will test the battery and charging system components using a battery tester. If the battery is weak or does not pass the test at all, our technician can install a...

Passenger Cabin Air Filtration

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A cabin air filter catches airborne contaminants such as dust, dirt, pollen, mould and other particles as small as 1 micron. When the filter is clogged, not only does it result in contaminated air flow but it also affects the ability to defrost the windows in the winter. A dirty...

Engine Air Filtration Service

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Help prolong your engine's life with clean engine air. The air filter in your vehicle keeps contaminants like dirt and dust from getting into the engine's moving parts, helping your vehicle to burn fuel efficiently and keeping the engine working at its best. If the air filter is clogged, it...

Radiator Cap Replacement Service

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A radiator cap that does not hold the proper pressure will cause leaks to occur and your vehicle could possibly overheat, resulting in costly repairs. Our EconoLube technicians will pressure-test your radiator cap during your full service oil change. If the radiator cap does not comply with the manufacturer's operating...

Cooling System Service

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With Alberta's extreme temperature swings, it's important to protect your vehicle's vital components. If your vehicle's cooling system is not working optimally, broad temperature changes can potentially cause great harm to the expensive internal components of your engine and heating system, which can result in costly repairs. A cooling system...

Fuel System and Injector Cleaning Service

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Your vehicle's fuel system needs to be kept clean to keep your vehicle running at its peak. Every time a driver depresses the gas pedal, a calculated mixture of air is released and mixed with a calculated amount of fuel released by the vehicle's computer. These elements are pulled into...

Fuel Filter Replacement Service

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Before fuel enters into your vehicle's engine from your fuel tank, it must be filtered of naturally occurring debris. A fuel filter helps protect the fuel system by catching this debris. Over time, though, this filter gets plugged and reduces fuel economy and engine performance. Regular fuel filter replacement based...