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How to Stay Up to Date with Your Differential’s Lubrication Oil

In the same way engine, oil has to be changed at regular intervals; the differential oil also requires a similar process. Otherwise, the lubricating oil might lose its properties, thereby losing the ability to minimize friction. Lack of friction will cause the gears to grind against each other. So, how do you know it is time to change your oil?

One of the best ways to know when you should change your differential oil is by consulting your owner’s manual. The manual should provide recommended intervals that the lubrication fluid should be changed.

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Tips for Staying on Top of Your Coolant Maintenance

As your vehicle motor runs, it produces high temperatures and pressures. While some heat and pressure are necessary for proper cooling system operation, too much of either can damage sensitive and expensive engine parts. To keep this from happening, engine makers designed elaborate radiator pressure-release systems. Some of the component parts of this system include:

Each one of these parts is subject to aging and damage, and thus require regular inspections. At our Melbourne, FL location, our experienced and certified technicians stand ready to give your pressure-regulation...

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Our Online Scheduler Makes Your Life Easier

We know firsthand how hectic your daily life can get when you combine work, home life, children, spouse, errands and friends. At the end of the day, you feel like you didn't get enough done and there's still a whole long list of things that need to be done.
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Understanding Your Dashboard Warning Lights

We all know that those little warning lights on our dashboard that pop up from time to time are trying to tell us something, but do you know what they mean and why they are important? We here at Coastal Mitsubishi know that knowledge is power, and so we want to arm you with the knowledge of your warning lights and what they mean.

The most common lights that you will see come on are your engine light, brake system light, and oil pressure light. Your engine light typically either says ENGINE or will have an amber colored picture of…

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Holiday Season Travel Tips To Keep In Mind

The holidays are approaching at a fast pace and trying to find the perfect gift should be at the top of your list. Not trying to find a place to work on your car. There is always a last minute thing that pops up and when it does it always seems to happen when you are in a rush. We have some helpful tips to make sure you get where you are going safely.

 

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Why tires matter most in your car


Your car is made up of hundreds of components that all work in harmony to take you from point A to point B. However, tires are considered to do the most important job, as they are the only part in constant contact with the ground. Having the right tires means you have confidence that your car will take you wherever you want, safely.

Coastal Mitsubishi will arrange to find you the best tires for your car. Tires are not just any tires -- quality plays a great role when choosing the right tires for your vehicle. You don’t want to…
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Maintenance at Coastal Mitsubishi, or Henry down the Street?


We all know "Henry," down the street. He's the greatest mechanic in the world, so says your neighbor's friend-of-a-friend. He works on your car cheap right there in his backyard, and when he's done it purrs like a kitten -- that's what everyone says until something goes wrong, and then you're stuck. No warranty, no backup, no recourse.

What now?

There are "Henrys" in every town across the country competing with dealership service centers. Henry's a great guy, and so are all the lube and oil change shops scattered all over Melbourne. The problem is…
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Make the Most of Your Summer with a Mitsubishi Inspired Road-Trip

Contrary to the marketing that keeps surfacing stating that summer is coming to an end and the kids are going back to school, there's still plenty of time to enjoy the summer months. What better way to enjoy the rest of school vacation than a classic American road-trip with your family?

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