ROUTINE MAINTENANCE CAN EXTEND THE LIFE OF YOUR VEHICLE
Scheduled Maintenance; Each Manufacturer has determined a periodic schedule to ensure your car is protected for long term use. Manufacturers and models may require different schedules and depending on how you drive your car may benefit from more frequent attention. Taking a proactive approach may help avoid major future expenses. You can also take advantage of THA package inspection deals.
PRE-PURCHASE INSPECTION (PPI)
We offer a complete bumper to bumper inspection service before you purchase your next car. Includes a test drive to identify suspension & engine issues. Once on a lift, THA can identify fluid leaks, poor previous repair work, frame or flood damage. We can check diagnostic codes to reveal engine problems. The PPI includes a list of items needing attention with an estimated cost of repairs
Oil service every 7k to 10k miles (Depending on driving style)
ANNUAL CAR INSPECTION
Tire Inspection / Rotation
Brake System Inspection
Exhaust System Inspection
Battery/ Charging Inspection
Oil & Filter Change 3500 to 15000 miles depending on vehicle and use. THA recommends oil service at least once per year.
Brake fluid every 2-3 years
Coolant, every 3-5 years
Fuel filter every 10-25,000 miles
Power steering 25-50,000 miles
Transmission depends on vehicle
Differential depends on vehicle
SEASONAL INSPECTIONS BEFORE WINTER
Install & Balance Winter Tires
REPAIRING AND TUNING OF BMW, MINI, MERCEDES, PORSCHE, AUDI, AND VW VEHICLES
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Tom Hatem Automotive has been at
1407 W 5th Ave for 19 years and offers over 35 years of experience.
"Great place where you can trust staff to be honest with you about repairs and cost. I highly recommend them. Been servicing my X5 there for years."
- Alyssa W.
"After being in the auto business for 25 years as a full line GM leader in Newark Ohio, I have high expectations. I wanted a local shop that is equivalent to factory trained technicians without the added cost. Tom and his team are just that."
- David Chesrown
"Worked on my car 16 years and two of my fathers. Great crew."
- Brennon Williams
"Like the other reviewers have said, this place is honest, they do quality work and they won't nickel and dime you for every last penny."
- David Goodman
About Our Services
Tom Hatem Automotive has been at the same Columbus location for 19 years and draws on over 35 years of experience in the industry.
Whether you're driving a quality European vehicle or are looking to improve the performance of your motorsport ride, make us your local resource for comprehensive care.