Phoenix Auto Diagnostics

For many drivers in Phoenix, auto diagnostics is often the most confusing part of the repair process. At Blackwell Automotive, we think it’s time to set the record straight and dispel some of the more common misunderstandings about vehicle diagnostics and repairs.

Modern automotive diagnostics and repairs rely heavily on the process of electronic diagnostics to help decrease the time required to repair vehicles. The interesting thing about the process of automotive diagnostics is that the electronics used are only the first part of the process. The fact is that Electronic diagnostics is not completed solely by a computer. The major work involved is actually conducted by technicians who must make accurate inferences from the data supplied by the vehicle.

Once the information from the vehicles computer has been collected, it then falls to the technicians to determine the root cause of the problem. This requires a natural gift in deductive reasoning skills, as well as years of experience to get acquire true skill in Automotive Diagnostics. On top of this, it is important to be thorough with the data from the vehicle, and pay close attention to the details of the diagnostic readout. This ensures that an accurate diagnostic is achieved, so you as the customer are only paying for repairs that your vehicle actually needs.

Because of the fact that our technicians have been with us for many years, we can play to their individual strengths and apply their specific knowledge to your vehicle. This allows us to be extremely efficient with the repair of your vehicle and get you back on the road as quickly as possible.

From the driver’s perspective, an often annoying signal that you car needs attention is an active check engine light. The point that we would like to stress here is that this situation should always be resolved as quickly as possible. The reason for this is the fact that there are several components in your vehicle that rely on each other to get the job done; and allowing their performance to degrade can cause damage in unexpected places.

Regular maintenance can be a great help in making sure that the check engine light comes on rarely, and preferably never. But if ever you experience the activation of this early warning system, it is far better to deal with the problem while it is still manageable. Especially in the case of luxury vehicles and sports cars, making sure that your vehicle remains the well tuned driving machine it was meant to be is often the difference between loving your vehicle and a steady slew of premature failures.

At Blackwell Automotive, we take great pride in our abilities to make sure that our vehicle diagnostics are fast, accurate, and complete. By achieving accurate diagnostics, we ensure that your vehicle gets the care it needs without extra repairs that deplete the weight of your wallet.

We invite you to contact us with any questions you may have, our staff will be glad to make sure that you get the information you require. You may contact us directly by phone, or through this site; either way, we are glad to set up an appointment time that works with your schedule.


15440 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 992-5478

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