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Signs That Your Car Needs A Mechanic

Patterson Performance Inc. Is Here To Help You in Raleigh, NC!!!


Is my car broken?

Sometimes it's hard to know when your car just needs a break and when it needs a mechanic. By being proactive when you notice something amiss, you may save yourself a lot of money and trouble by getting it diagnosed early! Our technicians are here to assist you in diagnosing potential vehicle malfunctions.

Do you have good sense? We bet you do! Use your SENSES to determine whether you should bring your car by for one of our professionals to inspect.

Do you FEEL anything out of the ordinary?
Some experiences that customers who have needed an automobile mechanic have in common are:

  • Front-End Shimmy
  • Steering Wheel Shake
  • Unusual Vibration

Do you HEAR anything different or unique?
Some common sounds that warrant a visit to your mechanic are:

  • Clunk or Clunking
  • Noise When Turning
  • Clacking
  • Clicking
  • Chickachicka
  • Squeak or Squeaking
  • Leaking Air Sound

Do you SEE anything new or questionable?
Some common problems you might see are:

  • Unusual lights
  • Leaking
  • Flickering

Do you SMELL anything funny?
Some common smells that mean your car may need a repair shop are:
  • Gas
  • Oil
  • Burning

Stop by Patterson Performance Inc. located at 1405 Ollie St Raleigh, NC 27609 or call 919-872-9459 to talk to one of our friendly and professional technicians.

ASSOCIATIONS

  • ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
  • Car Care Aware

Testimonials

  • Honest and reliable and all of the staff are knowledgeable.
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  • You can trust these guys for diagnostics, replacement and repair!
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  • Excellent place to get your car fixed!! Eric and Team did a fantastic job on my Saab 9-7x.
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  • I've been a Patterson Performance customer for almost 10 years and have never been happier with a mechanic before. His team is friendly, honest, helpful and very knowledgeable.
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  • They know cars, honest, don't try and sell you things you don't need. Friendly reliable service. Customer for 7 years highly recommend.
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  • I have had Eric work on my vehicles on four different occasions over the past three years and he has treated me exceptionally well and very, very fairly. None of his work has had to be redone or "tweaked" after the fact and the charges were extremely reasonable. Not only was his work terrific but he and Kathy could not have been more gracious. I highly recommend Paterson Performance.
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  • We have used Patterson Performance for our vehicles for many years. We are very pleased with the service, professionalism, honesty and knowledge we encounter every time we have our cars serviced or repaired. We have referred our friends and neighbors and they too have stayed true customers.
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  • Best place to get your Saab serviced. The best because Eric does not give you a hard time about owning a Saab. He understands the passion of loving a true vehicle that rides, handles and performs to its best abilities. He knows your car better than you do!
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  • Fantastic shop, the only place I will ever bring my Saab from here on out if/when it needs repairs. Smart mechanics, courteous staff, quick turn-around time, and Zero pressure/hard sell when I couldn't afford all the repairs they noted the car would need in the future!
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  • Eric is the best. He's a true mechanic -- not dependent on, on-board diagnostic computers to tell him what's wrong. And he goes the extra mile to make sure any problems get fixed, regardless of difficulty. We take him tough repair cases that stump even factory authorized dealers & specialty shops -- e.g., an exotic foreign-brand power convertible top that interior and body specialists could not get working. We have not found an automobile repair problem he could not solve.
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