About: Bill Martakis

Here at Bill's Friendly Auto Service it is our goal to keep your vehicle in top shape. Our mechanics are all ASE Certified. We have access to all OEM parts and accessories for all makes and models. We have specialists for both foreign and domestic automobiles. Bill's Friendly Auto Service Inc. is family-owned and operated business right here in Alberston, NY. Since our company opened its doors in 1988, we’ve treated every customer like they were a part of our family. Honesty and integrity are the norm not the expection. So give us a call to set up an appointment.

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Choosing a Winter Tire

The winter season is upon us, and with winter comes snow, ice, sleet, slush and all that cold wet stuff that makes driving a real challenge. While many people may believe that all season tires are okay for all weather driving, they don't provide great traction or handling in snow or icy conditions. In order to be safe this season, it's highly recommended that vehicle owners purchase a set of...
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Suspension and Spring Maintenance Advice

A car's suspension system allows for a smooth ride over rough roads, while ensuring the tires remain in contact with the ground and that body roll is minimized. It allows the car to travel smoothly over bumps in the road by absorbing and dissipating kinetic energy from the point of contact. It allows the car to turn corners without rolling by shifting the car's center of gravity to maintain balance....
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Carburetor vs. Fuel Injection

Which offers the best performance, carburetor or fuel injection, is highly debated question among car enthusiasts. Many believe that performance is best with a carburetor while others insist that the only way to go is with fuel injection gasoline. To determine which is best for your vehicle, it's important to understand how both components work....
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