AutoZone will try the car parts for free. We can test the automatic batteries, the alternator, the starter and the voltage regulator while they?re still in your car. We can also provide the car with a complete boot and load test system.
Does AutoZone diagnose for free?
AutoZone does. If your light is on, and you are wondering why, head down to your local AutoZone where one of our store associates can help diagnose the issue through our free Fix Finder service.
What does Advance Auto Parts do for free?
We?ll test your battery, starter and alternator to make sure your vehicle is starting and charging for even the longest road trip. We can test your battery, starter or alternator on or off the vehicle. This is a free service for all customers.
Can AutoZone check my starter?
Every AutoZone in the USA will check your alternator, starter, or battery at no charge.
Does AutoZone do OBD scans?
We can help you get a reading yourself. Borrow an OBD reader to get a Check Engine Light reading with the AutoZone Free Fix Finder Service. It?s a simple task that takes less than two minutes.
Can AutoZone change my headlight?
Does AutoZone Replace headlight bulbs for free? If it?s required to remove parts of the care, such as the windshield wiper fluid or battery, then Autozone will not replace the bulb for you. Autozone doesn?t offer mechanic services, though they are able to replace headlight bulbs in certain situations.
Does AutoZone install windshield wipers for free?
Most places, including AutoZone, O?Reilly and Advance Auto Parts will also replace your wiper blades for free if you buy them at their store. Really, if you buy wiper blades, chances are the place you?re buying them from will put them on for you at no cost.
Does Advance Auto check engine light for free?
Stop by your local store for free engine code scanning on most OBD II vehicles! We cannot guarantee the problem can be resolved during the visit, but we are happy to refer you to one of our local professional technicians if more comprehensive diagnosis is needed.
Can AutoZone jump start car?
Jump start your car Jumpstart your battery with another vehicle and drive to AutoZone or a local repair shop. AutoZone offers free testing for batteries, alternators and starters to help you identify the problem.
Is it the alternator or starter?
The alternator converts mechanical energy into electrical energy allowing the car to charge the battery while you are driving. The starter works in a different way converting electrical energy of the auto into mechanical energy. Both the alternator and starter can wear out over time needing repair or replacement.
What are the signs of a bad starter?
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Starter
Engine won?t turn over. The most common indicator that a problem with your starter exists is when you turn your key and nothing happens.
Starter engages but doesn?t spin the motor.
Grinding noise when trying to start the motor.
Smell or see smoke when starting the motor.
Can AutoZone clear engine codes?
Did you know that you can get your check engine light scanned for free? Any of the major parts stores in the country, such as: Napa, Advance Auto, Autozone and O?Reilly?s, will scan your vehicle, and tell you the P codes for no charge at all.
Will AutoZone read ABS codes?
Unfortunately, the only way to check whether or not the problem is with the ABS is to go and get the codes of your car read. AutoZone can scan your codes as part of our Fix Finder service, or you can do it yourself if you already have a scan tool. Having the codes read assists in determining what the actual problem is.
Can AutoZone read SRS codes?
I personally would highly doubt that autozone can read SRS codes ? but it isn?t impossible.
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Thurman Schinner graduated from Cambridge University with a bachelor’s degree in physics and has specialized in technical writing and market research since 2014. He’s always on the hunt for new features and advancements in popular items, and he enjoys breaking down complex technical concepts into simplified way!