BTM Motorsports Answers Your Frequently Asked Questions
BTM Motorsports has been a proud Porsche service provider in Morgan Hill, CA since 2004, and our commitment to customer satisfaction extends beyond the exceptional services we offer. We offer repairs and maintenance on BMWs, Porsches, and Audis, including their brakes, batteries, tires, and engines. Our technicians also specialize in performance upgrades, complete restorations, and rebuilds. Many people driving high-end vehicles need the information to ensure they stay on top of the necessary maintenance and care. Keeping your battery charged and brakes in top condition take our professional expertise and evaluation whenever you drive your car into our shop for service and repairs. We also want you to be aware of valuable insight covering these vital automobile components so that you can drive safely and avoid expensive issues. On this page, our auto care experts answer some of our customers’ most frequently asked questions. If you need further explanation of any of the mentioned topics or have additional questions, we will gladly give you the answers you need to make informed choices about your vehicle. Contact us today to schedule service for your Porsche, BMW, or Audi and get expert insight on the care and equipment it needs.
Where Can I Charge My Porsche?
You can charge your Porsche at home while driving, and wherever your destination may be. Porsche has a variety of charging equipment available for you to charge your vehicle at home, and you can find an overview and standard access to public charging points along your route and at your final destination from the Porsche Charging Service. There are charging points throughout cities, on highways, and at authorized Porsche dealers. Selected destinations like luxury hotels have charging stations for you to take care of your luxury vehicle.
What Home Charging Equipment is Available for My Porsche?
Porsche has various options for you to charge your vehicle, including the Porsche Home Energy Manager and the Mobile Charger Connect. These can be standard and optional equipment you can purchase through established sales channels like an authorized Porsche dealer. They also have the Porsche Charging Dock and other mounting options.
How Do I Schedule an Appointment for My Porsche?
If you need Porsche service or repairs, BTM Motorsports offers Porsche customer service and expert repairs by thoroughly trained technicians. Simply contact us to schedule an appointment, and our team will evaluate your vehicle’s symptoms and condition to determine the precise care it needs. Our services are not exclusive to Porsche vehicles. We are also an Audi repair shop and BMW service center.
How Often Should I Change My Porsche’s Oil?
Many factors come into play when determining when to change your oil. Your driving style makes an impact on how often you need this service, including your speed, handling, and acceleration. However, general guidelines for Porsche owners stipulate you need to change your vehicle’s oil roughly once a year or every 10,000 miles.
How Often Should I Change My Audi’s Oil?
The frequency at which you change your Audi’s oil depends on factors like your driving style, much like a Porsche, and the type of oil your vehicle uses. If you use conventional oil in your Audi, you should have it changed by our Audi repair and maintenance technicians every six months or 5,000 miles. Audi’s using synthetic oil require an oil change once a year or roughly every 10,000 to 15,000 miles.
How Long Does an Audi Car Battery Last?
Audi’s car batteries are designed to essentially recharge themselves whenever you drive, so they last a very long time. You can expect your vehicle’s battery to provide dependable power for five to seven years, as long as you take care of your Audi’s overall condition with regular service and responsible driving. Leaving electrical elements on when not using them or failing to service your vehicle properly can shorten your battery’s lifespan.
Will My Warranty Cover My Repairs?
The warranty included with a high-end vehicle, such as a Porsche, Audi, or BMW, typically covers most repairs, as long as they are not related to driver negligence or damage. Mechanical issues that occur within the stated time frame are fully covered until the warranty expires, ensuring you get the service and repairs you need anytime you need them.
When Should I Get My BMW’s Brakes Checked?
Every auto care appointment you schedule at our BMW service center includes a standard inspection. During this inspection, our technicians check your brakes and assess their condition and what service you might need on them. Automotive professionals judge your brakes on their size, look, and feel. If your brakes squeak or squeal while you’re driving, be sure to have our auto experts check them. Squeaky brakes can be a sign of a more significant issue.