What is R-1234yf Refrigerant?

You may remember back when you purchased your vehicle your dealer mentioned that it used R-1234yf refrigerant, but then you got distracted by your new cooling seats and back-up camera and didn’t look much into it. That’s fair! But now your air conditioning is on the fritz and you can’t find a shop that’s able

Have Auto Repairs Gotten More Expensive?

Are You Paying More for Your Car’s Maintenance? Auto Repair Costs Explained People who have been driving for a while and have owned more than one vehicle are sometimes surprised to see the maintenance and repair costs for their newer vehicles. They ask us, why does it cost more to get my oil changed? Why

5 Reasons to Get Professional Fleet Management

Why You Need Fleet Service Are you considering fleet management solutions? Silver Lake Auto & Tire in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin has five key ways our fleet services can help you and your business. Never Miss Maintenance Managing a fleet of vehicles is a lot of work. Each vehicle has its own unique maintenance needs — the

What To Do If Your Car Breaks Down Away From Home

Finding Professional Care for Your Import Vehicle If you regularly visit Silver Lake Auto & Tire Center in Hartland, Wisconsin for your vehicle’s repairs and services, you’ve probably become accustomed to a high level of specialized automotive care. You trust our professionals for expert services designed to empower vehicles. But what do you do if

It’s Time to Call a Tow Truck

Debilitating Car Problems Is your vehicle experiencing problems that affect your ability to safely and confidently drive it? If so, it might be time to call a tow truck to take your vehicle to a repair shop. We know that the idea can be stressful and scary. Getting a tow means surrendering the confidence you