Maintaining Your Coolant System Year Round

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Regardless of the weather, it's important to maintain your coolant system. At Holmes Auto Repair in Fort Walton Beach, we offer the full range of coolant system services, from coolant testing to system flushing. Here’s what you need to know about servicing your cooling system.

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New Chrysler Engine Options from JASPER

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At Holmes Auto Repair in Fort Walton Beach we strive to provide only the best products to our customers and that’s why we are proud to partner with Jasper Engines and Transmissions. JASPER has recently announced the expanded availability of the Chrysler 3.6L Pentastar engine line. This engine is available for the 2011-2014 Volkswagen Routan.

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Why it’s important to always use quality parts

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When something goes wrong on your vehicle, it can be tempting to take the cheapest route. With eBay, Amazon, and the countless other sources for car and truck parts on the market today, many people decide to go that route to save some money. Here are some points to consider when buying quality automotive parts, from Holmes Auto Repair in Fort Walton Beach, FL.

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Is it Time for New Brakes?

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Sometimes, it’s obvious when you need new brakes and sometimes it isn’t. Knowing what to look for and what causes issues will help keep you safe and remind you of when you should get your brakes checked out. Here are some symptoms of bad brakes, and what causes the issue from Holmes Auto Repair in Fort Walton Beach, FL.

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External Components - Making Your Manual Transmission Work

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There are many parts and systems outside of the car’s transmission that is equally as important as the parts and systems inside the transmission. Without them, the transmission won’t do much. There’s no way to transfer power from the engine to the shafts, disengage it to shift the gears, or power the differential without them. Just in case you need us, at Holmes Auto Repair in Fort Walton Beach, FL, we can help keep your transmission in top shape, but here’s what you need to know.

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Holmes Auto Repair

location small 15 Robinwood Dr SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

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Shop Phone: (850) 243-1311
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