When something goes wrong with your vehicle it can be just an inconvenience or it could be a disaster depending on what the problem is. Unless you are a trained mechanic you will probably need the services of a repair garage to identify the issue and quote for fixing it. Some people prefer to try to sort out the problem themselves but without the correct equipment and tools this may be a costly mistake.
Taking your vehicle to a garage may seem costly but it gives the driver peace of mind that the vehicle has been properly checked over and the issue has been fixed. Regular servicing at a garage can help to prevent the occurrence of some faults on a vehicle. Servicing will usually include changing the oil filter and oil so this should make the engine run more smoothly as it keeps the engine lubricated.
If it is difficult to get to a garage with your vehicle there are mobile mechanics that will come out to the home or workplace to conduct simple repairs such as changing brake pads and disks. This often works out cheaper as the mechanics do not have the overheads that a garage may have, and you know that you are getting the work done by a professional mechanic.