Engine Repair

The engine is the heart and soul of your vehicle.  The proper maintenance and repair of your engine are critical to getting Engine Repair, Brums Ultimate Service, Dartmouth, MAthe most miles and reliability from your vehicle.  We live in an age where people expect their engine to run strong while providing the specified fuel economy. A poorly running engine is a safety hazard.  If your engine stalled while pulling out into traffic you could cause an accident!! We divide engine work into two categories of maintenance & repair.

Routine Maintenance

Basic maintenance involves changing the parts of the engine that are designed to wear out during normal operation.  The following list is the most common parts replaced during routine maintenance.

  • Engine oil
  • Oil filter
  • Air filter
  • Drive belts
  • Idler pulleys
  • Spark plugs
  • Hoses
  • Clamps
  • Timing belt
  • Batteries

Engine Repair

Engine repair is the diagnosing and replacement of the parts that cause the engine to not run properly or not run at all. There are many subsystems within the engine. There is the cooling system to keep the engine at operating temperature. There is the starting system to start the engine.  The charging system to keep the battery and electronics working. The belt drive system, the list goes on and on… Below are common items that cause the engine to not work properly.

  • Alternator failure
  • Starter failure
  • Radiators leaking
  • Water pumps leaking
  • Thermostat failure
  • Ignition system failure
  • Electrical system failure
  • Broken timing belts
  • Leaking gaskets

When you’re in a jam it is critical to have a shop you can rely on!!  Here at BRUMS we have an extremely qualified staff to meet your service needs.  Next time you need help give us a call and we will take care of you.