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Why Is My Heater Not Working?

December 17th, 2014 by

It seems like when the weather starts to get cold, that’s when your car decides to stop producing heat. Or maybe your car hasn’t had heat for a while. Regardless, it can be miserable shivering in your car on your commute to work. It can also be dangerous if your defrosters are not working on your

Preparing Your Car For Holiday Travel

December 15th, 2014 by

It’s the Holiday season and that means traveling to see friends and family members. For some people, that can mean added stress due to finances, long road trips in bad weather, or just having to deal with the extended family. At Spotlight Automotive, we want to help you eliminate as much stress as we can during the holiday season. Before you take

What Is Good Customer Service?

December 12th, 2014 by

With everything going to automated systems, it seems like good customer service is hard to come by. You can now walk into a store and not even make eye contact with any employees. Retail stores are adding more self checkouts and auto shops are adding self check-in stands. Maybe we were raised differently, but at

BMW High Pressure Fuel Pump Problems

December 8th, 2014 by

Most vehicles have two fuel pumps; a low pressure fuel pump and a high pressure fuel pump. The low pressure fuel pump is what siphons gas from the gas tank and sends it to the high pressure fuel pump. From there, the high pressure fuel pump pressurizes the fuel enough to spray the fuel into the combustion chamber. The

Chicago Collision Repair

December 5th, 2014 by

As the temperature begins to drop and ice starts to form, that’s when accidents begin to increase. We know that as much of a defensive driver as one may be, many collisions can’t be avoided. We understand that which is why we want to help Chicago drivers make their cars look brand new again. We

20% Off Synthetic Oil Change

December 4th, 2014 by

The Holidays are always that time of year when people keep a close eye on their finances. At Spotlight Automotive, we wanted to give your wallet a break. Now until the end of the year, first-time customers can receive 20% off their next synthetic oil change. Because we know that you will be traveling to

CVT Transmission Repairs

December 1st, 2014 by

What is a CVT Transmission? Continuously Variable Transmissions, or gearless transmissions, works by providing a smooth acceleration without having to switch gears. It is a type of transmission that has grown in popularity in America over the past couple years because of it’s efficiency. The pulley is a metal chain or belt that rotates in between two cones. These cones move closer together