Come see why Drivers from Atlanta, Alpharetta, Sandy Spring &, Johns Creek Say Jim Ellis Chevrolet Atlanta Works Wonders Under the Hood
Our Atlanta Chevrolet auto service center is staffed with the most qualified Chevrolet vehicle technicians
ready to answer your questions and address your service needs in the greater Alpharetta, Sandy Springs & Johns Creek area. Use our
online form to schedule an appointment or
contact our car service department in Atlanta if you have any additional
questions. In a hurry, be sure to check out our Certified Express Service Center, no appointment necessary!
Ellis Chevrolet Buick GMC's Service
Department serving Duluth, Marietta, Roswell and Alpharetta recommends
"GM's Oil Life System." General Motors
vehicles equipped with the oil
life monitor will tell you when to change your oil - it's no longer necessary to change
your oil every 3,000 miles!
know. Just like you, our grandfathers told our fathers who told us to
change the oil every 3,000 miles! However, the advanced technology
vehicles today make changing the oil every 3,000 miles
unnecessary and a
waste of oil, time, and money.
how do you tell when it's time to change your oil? Simple. When the
"Change Oil Light" comes on or at least once a year. This averages every
7,500 miles but can be more or less depending on your driving conditions and how
you drive your vehicle. Nowadays, if you own a new Chevrolet Camaro, Silverado 1500, Sonic, Impala or Silverado 2500 with an oil life monitor and your dealer is
you to come in every 3,000 miles, then they must just be trying to get
more opportunities to sell you stuff, stuff you may or may not
said, Jim Ellis recommends that your bring your GM vehicle to us every
5,000 miles for an oil and filter change, tire rotation, and general
Maintenance I Service
package is to be performed when the Change Oil light comes on or within
10 months since the vehicle was purchased. It is also used at the next
maintenance interval after Maintenance II has been performed.
Maintenance I includes: -Change the
engine oil and filter and reset oil life system
monitor. -Inspect engine air cleaner/filter -
replace as needed. -Rotate tires
and check inflation pressures and wear and inspect brake
system. -Check engine coolant and washer
fluids, ad as needed. -Perform any
needed additional services.
Service Package This package is performed when the
next service is due after Maintenance I: -All items included in Maintenance 1. -Inspect suspension and steering components and engine
cooling system. -Inspect wiper
blades, restraint system components, and throttle
system -Lubricate body components.
who do we have performing these maintenance packages and repairs? At
Jim Ellis Chevrolet Atlanta, you can trust our ASE Certified, GM
Certified, and GM "World Class" technicians that use only certified GM and Chevy auto parts to perform repairs on your vehicle. And you won't pay too much!
Jim Ellis Chevrolet Buick GMC's prices are competitive with
"quickie" lube places. Give us a call and see for
Additional Services -Shuttle
service to your home, business, or MARTA -For non-maintenance items, courtesy vehicles (by
washing for a nominal charge. (Currently suspended due to water
shortage.) -Secure night key drop
box. -Nitrogen tire inflation
CHEVROLET & GMC COMMERCIAL TRUCK AND SMALL
BUSINESS VEHICLE OWNERS: We
understand that every minute your vehicle is down, is a minute you are
not making money with it. Our Service Department has the equipment and
the techs to get you back on the road quickly, lifts that can raise your
truck or van without unloading, and some of the best diesel techs in
the business! Our commercial truck bays, six of them, were constructed
specifically for larger commercial vehicles. These six bays, in addition
to the 36 "regular" bays will assure that we'll get your truck in and
out as quickly as possible so you can get it back on the job making
Service Department News & Events
Oil Changes & The Oil Life System
Regular oil changes can help improve the performance and fuel economy of
your Chevrolet car, truck or SUV. Certified Service technicians at your
Chevrolet dealer are trained to understand how your vehicle uses its
oil and how it monitors oil life. So an oil change from a Certified
Service technician not only gives your great service, convenience, and a
great price, but you also receive the added value of our expertise on
the particular Chevrolet model you drive.
more, the Certified Service technicians at your Chevrolet dealer can
provide a detailed vehicle inspection with oil change services, so you
can be sure you get the most service value from each maintenance visit.
Engine Oil Life System
Chevrolet vehicles are now equipped with Engine Oil Life System. This
system actually senses your vehicle's speed and engine temperature and
can continuously monitor operating conditions. This helps determine when
it's time to change the oil.
This Oil Life
System can actually monitor your personal driving habits and your area's
climate conditions to let you know precisely when to come in for an oil
change. When the OLS light comes on, you come in. It's that simple. It
will help you save money and help reduce oil waste.
Certified Service technician will reset your Oil Life System after an
oil change. If you would like to reset the system yourself, ask your
Brake Service & Replacement
Stopping power is crucial to a safe and successful driving experience.
So when you need new brakes or it's time for a brake inspection, bring your vehicle where Certified Service experts understand your Chevrolet car, truck or
SUV better than anyone. When maintenance as critical as brake service
is required, why go anywhere else? You can also rest assured we use only certified, quality Chevy car parts for all repairs.
experts can recommend quality brakes, like DuraStop components from
ACDelco, and provide advice to help you get the most from your
Chevrolet's safety features such as anti-lock brakes. Whether you need
brake service or replacement, your Certified Service technician can help
you get safely - and confidently - back on the road.
Are Your Brakes Signaling A Problem?
your Chevrolet vehicle's brakes will alert you when there is trouble.
Whistling noises, chirping sounds, and grinding are indications that
brake service is required. Here are some common causes of brake pedal
pulsation and/or noise:
- Worn brake pads
-Heat-cracked or worn rotors
-Loose-fitting brake pads in the caliper
-Missing or damaged noise insulators
-Uneven torque of lug nuts or caliper hardware
often come equipped with a small, thin piece of metal attached to the
brake pad to act as a warning indicator when the pad material is getting
low and the brake pads should be replaced. This device makes a chirping
noise on brake application, letting you know it's time to have your
Track Service Visits and Fuel Mileage With The FREE Jim Ellis iPhone and Android App
Maintaining regular service visits and keeping track of fuel
mileage are two ways that help our customers learn to be green, even in
their existing vehicles.
Jim Ellis Automotive Group has a way to help our customers do just that!
Jim Ellis owners, shoppers and enthusiasts can conveniently shop, manage, and maintain their vehicles with our new Android App.
* Keep track of service history and maintenance
* Schedule service appointments
* Call Roadside Assistance
* Get owner's manuals
* Ask our service advisors questions
Store a photo of your car and keep important ownership information at
your fingertips such as VIN, license plate, insurance policy
information, radio and navigation codes.
* Receive dealership specials
* Keep track of fuel used, expenses and MPG
* Stores information for up to 4 vehicles
The Jim Ellis iPhone and Android App!
WE ARE AN AUTHORIZED SATURN & PONTIAC SERVICE PROVIDER
Jim Ellis Chevrolet is a GM-authorized
Saturn Pontiac service provider. That means we can service your Saturn
or Pontiac for all warranty repairs and non-warranty issues as well. We
carry the genuine GM Saturn and Pontiac parts you need to keep your
Saturn or Pontiac car or SUV running smoothly for many years to come.