Friday, December 27, 2013

Oil Check at Every Other Fill-up

One point we want to drive home to our readers is that motor oil truly is the lifeblood of your vehicle. Too many vehicle problems and breakdowns are caused by poor oil habits. One habit that we should all pick up is to check our oil every other time we get gas. Even in newer vehicles, your oil level is going to get low, it is just a matter of time. So, every other time you find yourself at the pump, just follow the following procedure for an accurate reading of your oil level.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

How to be Nice to Your Battery

Car batteries can go years without giving you any trouble. But when they do start acting up, they can really be a pain in your backside and leave you stranded in inconvenient places. Here are a few simple tips to keep your battery clean and running mean for as long as possible.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Simple Tips to Help Stave Off Repairs

Unforeseen car repairs can put a serious dent in your wallet. Here are a few simple driving tips to help extend the life of your vehicle and extend the time your vehicle can drive between repairs.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fall is a Good Time for Wiper Blades

The long, hot days of summer have probably done a number on your wiper blades. Fall is the perfect time to inspect your wiper blades and make sure they are ready for the upcoming months.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Fall Car Care Tips

The summer is over, the kids are back in school, and the evenings are getting colder and colder. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of a change in seasons and prepare your vehicle for the rest of fall and the upcoming winter season.

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Service Reminder: Fuel System Cleaning

Fall is the perfect time to give your fuel system a little extra care. The excess heat and extra driving time during the summer combine to put extra stress on your system. Combine that with the fact that the quality of gas in the summer decreases and all of these summer time factors lead to a dirty fuel system. But, don’t worry, fall is here and a clean fuel system is just one step away.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Cool Trick to Test Your Oil

The extra heat and increased traffic on the road during the summer can really take a toll on your vehicle’s oil. These extra factors during the summer can make your engine oil lose its effectiveness faster than normal. Here’s a cool trick to visually test your oil to see if it still has more miles left in the tank or if it is need of a change.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Service Reminder: Tire Rotation

All those fun summer days spent driving to and from exciting locations can rack up the miles on your vehicle pretty fast. The end of summer is a good time to check your tires to see if they are in need of rotating.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Service Reminder: Oil Change

Summer is always a great time to make sure your oil is clean and at proper levels. The long, hot days of summer put extra stress on your engine. Utah Jiffy Lube is here to help take care of your oil and keep your engine happy.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Summer Reminder: Coolant

Long, hot summer days put added stress on your vehicle, especially your vehicle’s cooling system. That is why it is vital to check your vehicle’s coolant level often during the summer.

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Summer Reminder: Air Filter

Summer is a great time for fun and adventure. Summer is also a great time to check and replace your air filter. A mixture of additional driving time and extra pollen and dust floating around in the air can really start to dirty up and clog your air filter.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Summer Tips: Stay Safe in the Heat

It has certainly been a great summer here in Utah. Here are a few tips on how to keep your car and your family safe through the rest of these hot summer days.

Friday, August 9, 2013

Summer Tips: Does Your A/C Hurt MPG?

Word is always spreading around that using your car’s air conditioner during the summer hurts your fuel economy. You may be asking, “well does it?” Continue reading to find out!

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Summer Road Trip: Save Money on Gas

Road trips are an American classic. However, rising gas prices can put a burden on your wallet. Here are a few easy tips to help you save money on your next trip.

Monday, July 22, 2013

Summer Road Trip: Tire Blowout Prevention

Summer marks the official start of road trip season. Tire problems can seriously dampen your summer fun. Here are a few tire tips to keep you safe and on the road during these longs, summer days.

Friday, July 12, 2013

Prepare for the Unexpected

Even the most cautious of people find themselves in unexpected situations on the road, whether from a pothole, car accident, or car problems. Take a few easy steps and prepare an emergency kit ahead of time to make sure you are prepared to take care of you and your family when the unexpected strikes.

Friday, July 5, 2013

Summer Checklist for Your Vehicle

Summer is finally here and nothing ruins a beautiful summer day more than car problems. Here’s a checklist to make sure your vehicle is ready to conquer the long, hot days of summer.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

3 Driving Tips for Better Gas Mileage

Gas is expensive and there’s no way around it. The best way to fight gas prices is to maximize your gas mileage. Here are three ways to dramatically increase your gas mileage for free by just changing a few driving habits.

Monday, June 17, 2013

Get Ready for Summer with a Discount!

Summer is just around the corner. Make sure your vehicle is prepared for the long, hot summer days ahead. To help you get ready, Utah Jiffy Lube is offering the following coupon for the Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change. Continue reading for the coupon!

Monday, June 10, 2013

How Oil Changes Can Increase MPG

Dirty oil does a poor job of lubricating and cleaning your engine. This inefficiency makes your engine work a little harder, which also hurts your miles per gallon. By changing your oil, you are making sure your engine is running at optimal efficiency.

Monday, June 3, 2013

How Often Should You Change Your Oil?

Motor oil is the life blood of your vehicle. Oil’s main job is to lubricate and clean the moving parts of your engine. In other words, oil keeps your vehicle running. It is also vital to change your motor oil often. The general rule of thumb is that you should change your oil every 3 months or every 3,000 miles, whichever comes first. However, this is not always the case. Continue reading to find out why!

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Synthetic Oil v. Conventional Oil

When you change your motor oil, whether at Jiffy Lube or in your garage, you have a choice between synthetic oil and conventional oil. Do you know the difference? What blend is better for your vehicle? Does it really matter? Continue reading to find out!

Monday, May 13, 2013

The Jiffy Lube App

Have you downloaded the Jiffy Lube App, yet? You can find locations, set reminders, store vital records, get tips, and download coupons. The tools you need to help keep your vehicle in top shape, right at your fingertips!

Friday, May 3, 2013

The Meaning of Octane

You see it every time you fuel up at the gas station—octane. What does it mean? Am I using the right one? Continue reading to find out what octane actually means and if you are using the right octane grade.

Friday, April 26, 2013

About the Jiffy Lube Technicians

Here at Utah Jiffy Lube, we take care of our customers. Proper customer care starts at proper training for every one of our technicians. Every Jiffy Lube service center technician is required to complete an award-winning Jiffy Lube training program. We are the only company in the fast lube industry to earn the distinction of being an Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certified Training Provider.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Going Green: Drive Carefully

Optimizing your driving style is another way to “drive green.” Read more to find out how to reduce the environmental impact of your vehicle and increase fuel economy by driving carefully!

Monday, April 8, 2013

Going Green: Maintain Your Vehicle

We all have the ability to minimize our impact on the environment. Just by taking a few easy steps, we can reduce our environmental footprint and make that fresh air just a little more fresh.

One way to “drive green” is to properly maintain your vehicle. Read more to find out how to reduce the environmental impact of your vehicle!

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Using Your Senses to Prevent Breakdowns and Accidents

Most vehicle breakdowns and traffic accidents can be prevented. What is the most powerful prevention tool? The human senses. Taking a few moments to look after your vehicle and staying on high alert on the road can keep you safe from breakdowns and accidents.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

11 Tips for Winter Driving

Winter may be coming to an end on Wednesday, but we all know that snowy conditions strike even during spring here in Utah. Snowy/cold weather driving can get a little bit tricky and even a little bit scary (or a lot a bit scary). Don’t get caught out on the road unprepared, here’s a few tips to get you through the rest of the colder months safe and sound.

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Jiffy Lube Transfer Case Service

Transfer Cases are found on four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive vehicles. This gearbox divides the transmission power output between the rear differential and the front differential. Most transfer cases allow the front wheels to be disengaged and spin freely during normal driving conditions. When desired, power is transferred to all four wheels.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Jiffy Lube Gift Card

Looking for that perfect gift? Look no further than Jiffy Lube. A Jiffy Lube gift card makes an excellent gift. It’s the gift that keeps their car running.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Jiffy Lube Manual Transmission Service

Our Manual Transmission Service helps protect the working parts of your car’s manual transmission. The Jiffy Lube Manual Transmission service flushes out the old, depleted fluid and replaces it with new, manufacturer-recommended transmission fluid that provides better protection for your manual transmission system.

Monday, February 4, 2013

$10 Off a Jiffy Lube Automatic Transmission Service

Jiffy Lube’s Automatic Transmission Service will help protect your car’s automatic transmission against undue wear caused by old, depleted fluid and filters. Transmission fluid plays a critical role in lubricating and cooling the vital moving parts of your transmission. Read more to find a $10 off coupon to help you keep your vehicle clean and lubricated.

Monday, January 28, 2013

15% Off a Jiffy Lube Engine Air Filter Service

Want to improve your gas mileage? Then it's time to change your air filter. Utah Jiffy Lube wants to help you increase your MPG by offering you 15% off your next Engine Air Filter Service. Just click ‘read more’ to find your coupon!

Friday, January 18, 2013

Jiffy Lube Windshield Wiper Replacement Coupon

Are your wipers leaving streaks across your windshield? If so, let Jiffy Lube help. Continue reading to find a 15% off coupon for your next Windshield Wiper Replacement service. Just pull on up to Jiffy Lube and we will do all the work for you, in just minutes!

Friday, January 4, 2013

Jiffy Lube Differential Service

The Jiffy Lube Differential Service replaces the old, depleted fluid with new, manufacturer-recommended fluid that provides better protection for this important mechanical system. But, what exactly is this important mechanical system? Continue reading to find out.