During tough times, it’s a common temptation to extend a car service in an attempt to save money. This is a false economy that could end up costing you hundreds, even thousands. One of the risks is the potential for oil sludge build up in your engine. Oil sludge is like a gel that sticks to your engine parts and blocks oil passages preventing the normal flow of oil throughout the engine, potentially causing a large amount of unnecessary damage.
Hidden costs of delaying a service
Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics is now open in Liverpool. Meet Con. Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics Liverpool is run by owner-mechanic Con. With years of experience he’s passionate about anything with an engine! Tell us about your first and favourite cars. My favourite car is a 1971 Holden Monaro HG GTS,... ...Read More
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Who is Elvio?
Elvio is a seasoned Motor Mechanic with 25 years experience in the automotive industry. Well-known for asking the most obvious questions and his bizarre obsession with Datsuns (having owned more than 10), he seems to think the 70s was the golden era of motoring. Current rumours suggest he owns more than 100 caps, prefers Belgium bier to Australian and has been confused with the real Speedy Gonzalez. Well-known at the racetrack for getting maximum performance on a budget and his obsessive attention to detail, he is now taking his passion for all things with an engine to help his customers in his blog. Ask Elvio.