Recommended Oil Changes Every 5,000 Miles

BB’s Euromotors suggests an oil change every 5,000 miles for your BMW, Mercedes or Mini Cooper. Why? Vehicles now have small porting of interior parts and higher operating temperatures which allow for sludge to build up faster. Sludge build up can cause catastrophic engine damage. The engine below has received the factory recommended 15,000 mile oil changes which caused this …

How Does Your Engine Work?

Ever wonder how parts of your engine work together to keep your car running? Let us break down some of the inner workings of your engine: Internal combustion engines use hot expanding gases to push against the piston. The downward movement of the piston is converted to rotational movement by the crankshaft. It is then directed through the transmission to …

Starting and Charging

Often times customers bring their vehicles to us for either a charging system malfunction light or because their car won’t spin-over/won’t start. Typically, the charging system malfunction light means an issue with the alternator or battery. A car that won’t spin-over and won’t start is more than likely a problem with the battery or starter. BB’s Euromotors is very familiar …

Fluid Maintenance

Each fluid in your vehicle serves an important role. Fluid such as engine oil and gear lube work to lubricate the moving parts of the vehicle. Engine antifreeze transfers heat from the engine to the vehicle cabin in cold weather or to the outside air in hot weather. Brake fluid transfers the pressure of the driver’s foot on the brake …