post

Diesel Exhaust Fluid

Diesel engines are appearing in more and more vehicles in nearly every category from compact cars to pick-up trucks to high-performance luxury vehicles. In much of the world, 40% or more of passenger vehicles are equipped with diesels. North American is beginning to appreciate the power and fuel economy benefits of diesel engines. Many maintenance […]

post

SERVICE INTERVALS

Question: I’m really confused about auto service intervals for various items on my car. Help! Falmouth Motorcar, Inc. Answer: The simple answer for Cape residents is to follow the vehicle’s recommended service intervals listed in your owner’s manual or in your service center’s database. But the team at Falmouth Motorcar sympathizes with drivers because of […]

post

LOCAL RESOURCES

The following list of resources for Upper Cape residents that are available during the coronavirus state of emergency has been compiled by Enterprise staff along with the Falmouth Human Services Department. “Falmouth Human Services continues to be available to the residents of Falmouth during the COVID-19 crisis. To protect our community and staff we have […]

post

Service Intervals

Question: I’m really confused about auto service intervals for various items on my car. Help! Falmouth Motorcar, Inc. Answer: The simple answer for is to follow the vehicle’s recommended service intervals listed in your owner’s manual or in your service center’s database. But the team at Falmouth Motorcar understands the confusing intervals for modern vehicles. […]

post

ALTERNATOR

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all the electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course, there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows, and everything you plug into the power outlets. After your alternator makes enough electricity to […]

post

Auto Repair Ethics

We’re going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair.  Unfortunately, every profession has some bad actors that hurt the reputation of everyone else.  In the automotive world, industry associations and professional licensing organizations are very committed to high ethical standards. Yet some people are uncomfortable with automotive service and repair.  If we understand […]