How to Know When There’s a Problem With Your Car

As a responsible vehicle owner, you should keep an eye out for the slightest changes you might have in your car. Some symptoms may come and go, while others are persistent. Regardless, you should seek attention when they are of concern to you. If something feels off about your car, you’re welcome to bring yourself to Accomplished Auto for a comprehensive vehicle inspection and diagnosis.


Being extra careful with your vehicle will end up saving you money and protect your investment from costly repairs in the long run. At Accomplished Auto, our professional team uses top-of-the-line equipment and technology to pinpoint your mechanical issues.


Most of the time, your car will communicate with you in some way to signal a problem – a feeling, sound, smell, or even warning light or message. Below are some of the many examples:

  • Bumpy or rough drive
  • Vibrating steering wheel
  • Shaky vehicle
  • Soft or hard brake pedals
  • Clunking noises
  • Squealing when braking
  • Tire squeaks
  • Grinding gears
  • Puddle leaks under the car
  • Excess or unusual color of exhaust smoke
  • Engine steam
  • Foul Smells
  • Gasoline odor
  • Burning scent
  • Check engine light
  • Coolant temperature light
  • TPMS light
  • ABS light
  • … and many more.

If you experience any of the warning signs above, there could be a major issue with your motor vehicle. We invite you with open arms for an inspection and diagnostics at Accomplished Auto today. Please do not hesitate to give us a call or visit soon!