Charlies Fast Lube Poplar Bluff: Poplar Bluff, Missouri Oil Change
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Family Owned & Operated

We offer top offs between oil changes with our sticker.

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY! We change your oil while you wait

We provide the finest preventative maintenance at competitive prices.

Nice waiting areas, clean rest rooms, and fresh coffee to make your experience unique!

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Timing Belt

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Poplar Bluff

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One o... Read More

The Charlie's Fast Lube Poplar Bluff Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Poplar Bluff drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Poplar Bluff. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster. Down s... Read More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Charlie's Fast Lube Poplar Bluff in Poplar Bluff

Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Poplar Bluff Drivers

Knowing how their engine works can help Poplar Bluff drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up ... Read More

Ask Charlie's Fast Lube Poplar Bluff: What Happens When a Serpentine Belt Breaks?

The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which charges the battery; the water pump (on some vehicles), w... Read More

Automotive Tips from Charlie's Fast Lube Poplar Bluff: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. Poplar Bluff drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more ... Read More

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