PepBoys Auto, formerly known as Pep Auto Supplies, is a full service automotive aftermarket parts established in Philadelphia in Pennsylvania by 4 boys including Emanual Rosenfeld in August in 1921. The company was renamed to PepBoys in 1923 because a policeman used to stop cars that do not have oil wick burning at night to see the boys at Pep and get a replacement. Pep Boys has a chain of more than 800 stores in the USA. It also has 7,500 service centers in 35 different states in America.
PepBoys Auto oil change services offers 3 different types of oils including conventional, high mileage and synthetic oils. Each oil change includes 5 quarts of oil and you get a new oil filter. They can also help you to perform free inspection on your vehicle when you hire the oil change service. You can choose from Pennzoil or Castrol oil for all 3 oil change packages.
PepBoys alignment service package can improve the safety of the driver by properly aligning the wheels of the vehicles. The alignment service package offers 3 types of warranty including 3 months or up to 4,000 miles, 1 year or up to 12,000 miles, and 5 years or up to unlimited coverage of the miles.
A PepBoys technician will first evaluate the steering as well as the suspension before generating the appropriate alignment by using an analysis program.
PepBoys offers free engine light code pull services that includes scanning your engine and documentation of the DTC and its description. The engine diagnostic service is designed for vehicles that are manufactured from 1996 up until now. The engine diagnostic service including testing the vehicle on the vehicle to confirm the complaints of the customers. It also include complete analysts of the battery system and engine tests such as compression, and fuel pressure. In the engine diagnostic service, the technician will let you know how you can fix the malfunction and give you an estimate for the repair.
PepBoys offers 4 types of brake servicing packages including ProStop Standard, ProStop Platinum, ProStop Premium Ceramic, and Akebono Ultra Ceramic packages. The replacement brake pads meet the OE requirements and they come with lifetime brake pads. ProStop Standard Package offers warranty for up to 6 months/6,000 miles and the ProStop Platinum package offers 12 months/12,000 miles warranty. ProStop Premium Ceramic and Akebono Ultra Ceramic packages offer 18 months/18,000 miles warranty.
PepBoys offers a free A/C check that includes analyzing the outlet temperature, and system pressure. The technician will also perform a visual inspection on the components of the air conditioning system. The technician can administer ultraviolet dye and refrigerant injection as well as performing inspection on the black light for a fee.
Pep Boys offers limited warranty coverage of 6 months or up to 6,000 miles for all the installed parts PepBoys Auto except batteries, alignment, tires, bulbs, brake pads, fluids, and racing products. It offers a warranty of 90 days or up to 4,000 miles on wheel alignment. The 1 year wheel alignment has a warranty coverage of 12 months or up to 12,000 miles. The tires for passenger car and light duty truck are covered with a 90 days warranty is headquartered at 3111 West Allegheny Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19132 Tel +1 800-737-2697.