Xavier’s Auto Center

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Xavier's Auto Center


1845 Wakeling St. Philadelphia, PA 19124
Mon - Sat: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wheel Alignment

Wheel alignment in Philadelphia

Driving on a straight highway, your car’s steering wheel should be horizontal, and keeping your car in your lane should only take a light touch. That’s the sign of a great wheel alignment. If it feels like you’re fighting for control, your steering wheel is crooked, or your car is pulling to one side, it […]

Transmission repair

Transmission repair in Philadelphia

Your car’s engine creates plenty of horsepower, but it’s only when it’s paired with a functioning transmission that you can drive. The transmission converts the engine’s constant rotation into usable energy and allows you to shift between gears smoothly. It’s filled with a high-quality synthetic transmission fluid to keep it cool and lubricate the internal […]

What is a Tire Rotation?

Tire Rotation in Philadelphia

Like the engine oil and other fluids in your car, your tires need routine maintenance to keep them in good shape. A tire rotation is the service that should be completed, and it’s the process of changing where tires are installed on your vehicle so they wear evenly. Your car manufacturer specifies how often a […]

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Service

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Service in Philadelphia

If you’ve ever had a flat tire, you know how frustrating and time-consuming the experience can be. It never happens at a convenient time and it’s all too common that damage can occur that requires a replacement tire rather than just a repair. Almost all cars today have a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) that […]

Tire Installation and Balancing

Tire installation and balancing in Philadelphia

Tires make constant contact with the road surface, ensuring you stay in complete control of your car. How you use your car affects how quickly your tires will wear down. Whether it’s after 30,000 miles or 80,000 miles, or if you have an unrepairable puncture, blowout, or excessive wear, it’s eventually necessary to buy tires. […]

Timing Belt Replacement

Timing Belt Replacement in Philadelphia

Inside an engine, hundreds of parts are moving in perfect timing to generate the power that moves your car. Keeping all of the engine parts synchronized on most vehicles is the job of either timing chains or, more commonly, one reinforced rubber belt that connects the crankshaft and camshafts, known as the timing belt. Tucked […]

Pennsylvania State Inspections

Pennsylvania State Inspections in Philadelphia

When you buy a new vehicle, you can rest assured that everything is in perfect working order. But has it stayed that way? Vehicle problems can occur at any time during ownership that can go undetected or be ignored for weeks or months. To ensure your car is operating safely and efficiently, passenger vehicles must […]

Extended Warranty

Extended warranty in Philadelphia

Let’s face it, there will be repairs you need to deal with eventually when you own a car. Even brand new vehicles can have problems which is why they include a factory warranty. But when that coverage runs out, are you prepared to pay for repairs that come up? If you aren’t, an extended warranty […]

Engine Oil Change Service 

Engine Oil Change Service in Philadelphia

Every car owner understands that routine servicing is required to keep their car operating reliably and powerfully. The most common and well-known maintenance item that car owners are acquainted with is an oil change. Although it’s a straightforward procedure, it’s incredibly important for your engine’s health.  If your vehicle is due for its routine oil […]

Digital Vehicle Inspection

Digital vehicle inspection in Philadelphia

The average repair shop will perform a visual checklist when you bring your car in for service. It accounts for wear and tear and other issues the staff member can see. But it’s hard to trust that a repair shop is telling you the truth when all you see are checkmarks on a piece of […]