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KLAXON CAR CARE

Estrada Nacional 125
Chinicato - Lagos
8600-306, Lagos, Algarve, Portugal
P: (351) 930 532 324 M: (351) 911 567 312
email: info@klaxon.pt
working hours: 9:00 - 18:30
Brakes

Brakes

Servicing them early can save money and lives. Brakes are one of the most important components in your car. Don’t risk the safety of your family by waiting until your brakes give out. Have a certified Kalxon technician inspect your squeaky brakes. We can service, overhaul, or replace your brake system at an affordable price, without a long wait.

  • Complete brake inspection
  • Roadtest of brake system
  • Mic drums and rotors
  • Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders
  • Inspect brake hardware
  • Brake fluid flush
  • Replace brake pads
  • Replace or resurface drums and rotors
FAST Oil Changes

FAST Oil Changes

A Klaxon full-service oil change includes the weight and volume of oil required by the vehicle’s manufacturer, a new oil filter, and a 33-point courtesy inspection. At Klaxon, we use only high-quality oils for use in passenger cars and light trucks. Be sure to have your car’s oil changed every three months or 5,000km to keep your car running at its peak performance

  • Full-service oil & filter change
  • Pre-fluid check before oil change
  • Check cabin filter
  • Check air filter
  • Check brakes
  • Replace oil filter
  • Includes 5 qts of standard motor oil
  • Synthetic oil available
  • Top off fluids (windshield solvent, power steering fluid, coolant, etc.)
Engines

Engines

When your "Check Engine" light is flashing, it's time to take your vehicle to Klaxon. Our experts will be able to tell you what's going on under the hood. From emissions diagnostics to car engine repairs, part replacement to general engine maintenance, Klaxon offers complete engine care.

Engine problems can be caused by a number of variables - some easy to diagnose, others not as simple. When problems do arise, it’s usually at an inconvenient time. In the event that your engine needs repair, we at Klaxon can quickly diagnose and repair your engine to get you back on the road.

Our technicians are highly trained and are equipped with the latest tools and equipment to properly diagnose and repair whatever engine issue your automobile may have. We use high quality parts and components to ensure lasting repairs.

Transmission

Transmission

Early diagnosis and treatment for transmission issues are key to helping your transmission last as long as possible. If your car feels like it’s changing gears at the wrong time, or your engine sounds like it’s whining, or if you notice a red or brown fluid in your driveway, drive to Klaxon. We will accurately diagnose the issue and provide an honest solution.

  • Check and replace filters and fluids
  • Check for external leaks
  • Computerized transmission diagnostic
  • Transmission Repair
  • Clutches
  • Differential Service and Repair
  • Axle Service and Repair
  • and much more...
Batteries/Electrics

Batteries/Electrics

Don’t get stuck out of town with a dead battery. Let Klaxon check your battery fluid level and test your electrical system to prevent unexpected service stops. At Klaxon, we pride ourselves on troubleshooting tricky repairs such as electrical issues. We can tell you if the problem is a faulty electrical switch, battery cable, or electrical connection. Once we identify the issue, we can work together to decide how to best resolve it.

  • Diagnostic check
  • Complete visual inspection
  • Electric system check
  • Charging system diagnosis
  • Battery condition assessment
  • Alternator and starter replacement and repairment
  • Check and replace cables
  • Headlight replacement
  • Tail light replacement
  • Turn signal replacement
  • Door window motor replacement/repairment
  • Door window regulator replacement/repairment
  • Headlamp bulb replacement
  • Power door lock actuator replacement/repairment
  • Wiper motor replacement/repairment
Suspension

Suspension

Is it harder to steer or turn? Does it seem to be extra springy when you drive over bumps? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, it’s time to call your Klaxon Car Care.

Our experienced technicians can quickly diagnose problems with power steering, shocks and struts, as well as suspension issues. We will check your fluids, mounting nuts and bolts, and uneven tire wear and tear. If it’s something simple like tightening bolts, balancing wheels or topping off fluids we’ll tell you. If the issue requires a major repair, we will offer the best possible solution- not just the most expensive.

  • Complete visual inspection
  • Chassis and suspension check
  • Rack and pinion replacement
  • Tire rod end replacement
  • Ball joint replacement
  • Replacement of additional steering components available
  • Control arms replacement
  • Bearing plates and spring replacement
  • Computerized 4-wheel alignment
  • Install new shocks and struts
  • Replace air shocks
Computer/Electronics

Computer/Electronics

If your “Check Engine” light comes on, or if something just doesn’t feel or sound right, drive into Klaxon Car Care. Our technicians and state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment allow us to quickly and accurately identify and repair computerized engine issues.

As your trusted neighborhood service center we will quickly diagnose the problem and tell you the time and all costs associated with fixing it. At the first sign of car trouble, call Klaxon.

  • Complete ignition system diagnostics
  • Engine code check
  • Engine oil light diagnosis
  • Engine overheating diagnosis
  • No start diagnosis
  • Charging system diagnosis
  • Computer re-flash
  • Replace electronic computers
  • Replace control modules
  • Computer system repairs
AC/Cooling

AC/Cooling

Proper fluid balance keeps your engine running cool and car operating efficiently. We top your fluids with every oil change, but you can stop in anytime to have them checked. Drive comfortably in any season.

Your car has a heating and cooling system just like your home. It needs occasional checkups to ensure the temperature inside your car is as warm or as cool as you need it. Our qualified technicians can inspect your system and replace belts and blowers or recharge the A/C as needed.

  • Complete visual inspection of the system
  • Pressure test radiator
  • Coolant fluid flush
  • Radiator replacement
  • Recharge A/C system
  • A/C pressure test
  • Leak test A/C system
  • A/C compressor replacement
  • A/C condenser replacement
  • A/C evaporator replacement
  • Heater blower motor replacement
  • Heater blower motor resistor replacement
  • Heater core replacement
  • Heater hose replacement
Muffers/Exhaust

Muffers/Exhaust

A thorough inspection of your exhaust system performed on a regular basis will help identify potential problems from becoming major inconveniences. The routine maintenance of your exhaust system will save you time and money in the long run.

Our full-service muffler and exhaust system service includes:

  • Diagnostic check
  • Complete visual inspection of system
  • Replace oxygen sensors
  • Exhaust manifold replacement
  • Exhaust pipe replacement
  • Catalytic converters
  • Muffler replacement
  • Clamps and hangers
  • Other accessories available

Keep your car healthy with a top performing exhaust system.

It’s easy to tell when a muffler needs replacement. But when your exhaust system breaks down your only sign might be an engine light. The professionals at Klaxon can quickly diagnose the problem and make the necessary repairs to make sure you are not breathing harmful emissions and not polluting our environment.

Tires

Tires

First, we will determine the cause of the flat- whether it is a puncture, bad stem, or wear and tear. Then, using industry guidelines, we will tell you whether we can provide a guaranteed tire repair or offer a fair price on a new one.

We want to be your trusted mechanic. We will not try to sell you a new set of tires if all you need is a repair. However, we want your vehicle to be safe transportation for you and your family. If we believe your tires are worn or unsafe to travel on, we will bring it to your attention. Our complete tire repair and replacement service includes:

  • Complete visual inspection
  • Plug and patch repair (DOT-approved service)
  • Tire rotations upon request
  • Tire wear and tear inspection
  • Check for out-of-balance conditions
  • Balance tires
  • Road hazard warranties available
  • Major brand tires available
  • Torque lug nuts to manufacturer’s specs
Wheel alignment

Wheel alignment

A tire and wheel alignment every 10,000km can greatly extend the life of your tires. At Klaxon, we provide a wide range of alignment services performed by certified alignment technicians. With every wheel alignment package, we will:

  • Inspect your steering and suspension system
  • Check your tire condition and air pressure
  • Adjust your camber, caster and toe angles (if adjustable) to the manufacturer’s specifications. (Additional parts and labor may be necessary on some vehicles)
  • Provide you with a printout containing your vehicle’s "before" and "after" alignment readings
Puncture repair

Puncture repair

Skilled, experienced and certified tyre technicians carry out the following tyre repair and maintenance services at Klaxon:

  • Puncture repairs
  • Wheel balancing
  • Damage repairs due to tread penetration by sharp objects like nails, glass or metal
  • Tyre pressure checks
Car detailing

Car detailing

The level of personalized attention we give to the details is based on the fact that we treat each car according to its unique needs. Our clients love us for this, and that is why it could take up to 3-4 hours to get your car completely detailed. We do not overlook any part because no one sees them, unlike the regular car wash that rushes to serve clients because there is a queue of cars waiting to be served.

Interior restoration

Interior restoration

Klaxon provides a wide array of interior services to our customers. We can design, fabricate and install the material you need for your interior and convertible top needs. Klaxon upholstery services include:

  • Full interior restoration: stock, mild custom or full custom
  • Seat restoration or recover
  • Custom seat covers
  • Headliner replacement
  • Center console restoration or replacement
  • Custom consoles
  • Trunk compartment finish
  • Interior painting or dying
  • Carpet replacement

Be ready for the road! Don’t let just anyone handle your repairs, and scheduled maintenance. You get the highest quality service when you choose KLAXON Car Care Center. We are your first choice for all automotive services, so contact us today for an appointment. We specialize in the all types of driveability and engine issues, brakes, suspensions and transmissions, electric and electronics, towing. Our philosophy is to offer fair value repairs and maintenance to keep you and your family safe on the road. Enterprise Rental Car Discount.