Hours: Mon-Fri   7:30am-5:30pm
Address: 15601 E. 6th Avenue, Suite 60
Aurora, CO 80011
Phone: 303.344.4670
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The Computer Rode Shotgun

Cell phones, washing machines, refrigerators… pretty much anything and everything that we plug into an outlet these days seems to have its own computer. This now includes your vehicle. Every automobile being produced nowadays comes standard with at least one onboard computer. Car computers aren’t quite the same as the PCs/laptops we use at home [Read more…]

Time for New Tires?

Tires looking worn? Pick up a penny! How does one decide whether they have worn-in tires or you’re-on-borrowed-time tires? The official recommendation is to replace tires when the tread is worn to a level of 2/32 of an inch. Okay, great. Now – how best to get a measuring tape between your tread? No need [Read more…]

Auto Air Conditioning Repair

I’m sure many of you have had this happen to you. You’ve been driving your car all summer long using the car air conditioning to it’s fullest all the time. Then you park your car in the hot sun for the day, get in your car start it, only to find that your AC doesn’t [Read more…]

Car Theft Prevention Tips

In 2015, a total of 14,859 motor vehicle thefts were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado. This is a 29.67% increase in motor vehicle thefts from 2014. Having your car stolen is a frustrating and upsetting experience. If and when it’s recovered, usually there are repairs that need done, lots of paperwork to file, [Read more…]

What is a Serpentine Belt?

Your vehicle contains complex systems of electronics, belts, hoses, and mechanics to move you along the road. Because it is so complex, it’s important to keep up with preventative maintenance – even for the parts you may not have hear of, like the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt connects the alternator, power steering, and A/C [Read more…]

Pesky Potholes – Avoiding Damage

Even with the unseasonably warm winter we’ve had along the Front Range, we still have enough road damage to create potholes. Potholes occur when water seeps into pavement through unsealed or improperly sealed cracks.  When the water freezes, it expands and enlarges the crack.  When the ice under the pavement melts and evaporates, a void [Read more…]

Spring Break Road Trip Tips

Driving around Aurora, the grass may be brown and the trees have no leaves, but Spring is coming! In unpredictable Colorado weather, we have sunny days and snow storms in the same week. It might not feel like it yet, but Spring is only a few weeks away.  If you are considering a Spring Break [Read more…]

Avoid Damage from Curb Hits

Icy winter roads in Aurora mean more cars are sliding out of control and hitting the curbs. Even if you’re driving slowly, a curb hit can lead to significant damage for your vehicle. This winter, stay safe and follow the advice from our experienced auto technicians to avoid damage from curb hits. First, do your best [Read more…]

How to Drive in Snow and Ice

For visitors and newcomers to our state, driving in winter conditions can be quite frightening. Snow and ice change the way your vehicle interacts with and handles on the road. Less traction, nervous drivers, and unpredictable weather can be a recipe for dangerous roads in Colorado. Which is why we are offering these tips for [Read more…]

Why do I have to change my oil so often?

Oil lubricates the hard metal surfaces inside your engine so they can operate smoothly. Without oil, these parts would grind together. Friction and constant rubbing would mean all of the parts in your engine wear down incredibly fast. Engine oil is extremely important. One of the most frequent maintenance items for car owners is an [Read more…]