Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil In Your Fillmore suv, trucks

If you’re a quart low in your suv, trucks, there isn’t enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you’re driving around the Provo area. The same goes for dirty … Continue reading

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PCV Valve Service At Dearden Motor In Fillmore

Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. The PCV Valve is a little, inexpensive part that does a big job for Fillmore motorists. PCV stands for Positive Crankcase Ventilation. The crankcase is the bottom area of the engine that … Continue reading

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Dearden Motor Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

People in Fillmore Utah often ask the question: “Will using premium gas make my car run better?” The answer is simple. But first, let’s talk about what exactly premium gasoline is. Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular … Continue reading

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Dearden Motor On Your Serpentine Belt

Today we’re going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Fillmore, Utah customers. Let’s start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That’s the device that makes electricity to power … Continue reading

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Fuel Injector Cleaning At Dearden Motor

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your suv, trucks engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be … Continue reading

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