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Timing Belt

A broken timing belt isn't something anyone would want to have, auto manufacturers recommend replacing them between 80,000 and 160,000 miles depending on the car. So what happens if you miss that bit of scheduled maintenance?

Well, the outcome generally isn't pretty. Let's say your car happens to have an interference motor, like a large number do (see list), and your driving along the freeway when suddenly your car just dies, maybe you even heard a clunk. Now you're stuck on the side of the road with a very damaged engine, damaged may be putting it lightly.

When the timing belt breaks on an interference motor the camshaft stops moving, but the crankshaft is continuing, the cam is holding your valves open and the piston hits the open valves, bending them and thus destroying your engine. You will be stuck with 3 options; 1) Replace the engine 2) Rebuild the engine or 3) Buy a new car.

So you see, spending a little money on the preventative maintenance of your vehicle wil…

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C/V Joints

Have a clicking or popping noise when you turn? It could be your C/V Joints or Axles worn out, Give us a call we can fix it starting at $100 per side.


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Brake Noise

Brakes making noise? We can fix it, give us a call at 832-738-3228 or go to our website www.wardsmobilemechanic.com now to schedule your service! We bring the shop to you, home, place of business or side of the road. Cheaper than a shop with dealership quality that we stand by with our 1 year warranty.


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832-738-3228