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Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles In Sarasota FL

Before the recession hit, the median age for cars in the Sarasota, FL area (zip code: 34233 ) was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Dave’s Auto Repair we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Sarasota area, bring it in for high-mileage maintenance: Dave’s Auto Repair 4547 Bee Ridge Road Sarasota, FL 34233 () Many people in Sarasota are keeping their vehicles longer. The economy has influenced that, but the fact that modern Automobiles are more durable and reliable means that owning a high mileage vehicle doesn’t have to be a painful experience. Local car owners in Sarasota with over 100,000 miles on their vehicles often ask which service intervals they should follow. Let’s start with the special needs of the older vehicle… The reality is that time and mileage will take its toll. The engine and transmission will have more sludge. The fuel, steering and brake systems will have gum and varnish built up. The ... read more