1. Common Issues for Imports

    The Most Common Issues For Imports, Pt 3

    Welcome back to our third installment in our blog series about the history, popularity, and repair needs of your favorite import cars. In part one of our blog, we discussed the histories of Lexus and BMW, as well as some of the common issues that may arise in both brands. Part two of our blog series…Read More

  2. Common Issues for Imports Part 2

    The Most Common Issues For Imports, Pt 2

    Welcome back to our blog series about import cars and some of the most common problems that plague these beautiful cars. In part one, we discussed the history, common issues, and where to get repairs for Lexus and BMWs. These companies each have a unique history; Lexus is less than thirty-years-old,…Read More

  3. Common Issues for Imports Part 1

    The Most Common Issues For Imports, Pt 1

    You’ve done it, you’ve taken the plunge and, against the advice of your grandpa, who listens to copious amounts of country music and believes that it’s American-made cars or nothing, you’ve bought a foreign car. Foreign or “import” cars are awesome! They have more luxury models than any …Read More

  4. Store Car to Avoid Repairs

    Deployment Time? How to Store Your Car to Avoid Car Repairs Later – Part 2

    We know, with so many military here in Colorado Springs, that many of you have to leave your cars for extended periods of time when you go T.D.Y. or deploy—and this information goes for those of you going on extended trips for fun as well as for work. It might not seem like it, but a lot of damage…Read More

  5. Deployment Time? How to Store Your Car to Avoid Car Repairs Later – Part 1

    You may have heard a horror story or two from someone who stuck their car in storage to keep it safe while away on a long-term business trip, T.D.Y., deployment, or some other extended trip. If they were lucky, maybe a stray branch or a hail storm came through and did damage to the car while the own…Read More

  6. Car Service vs. Tune Up

    Car Service Versus Tune Up

    When your car starts sputtering and jolting, one of the first things you’ll probably hear is, “Well, did you bother to go in for a regular tune up?” If you’ve had a friend ask this, well, we understand the urge to roll your eyes at their helpfulness, but that raises an excellent question. Yo…Read More

  7. Car Diagnostics

    What Is A Car Diagnostic and Do I Need One?

    If you’re here and asking questions about car diagnostics, we’re guessing you’re probably looking for more information about that weird noise or funky feeling your car just started making. We aren’t going to fill you with false-platitudes and tell you it’s nothing to worry about. Usually, …Read More

  8. Buying a Used Car

    Buying a Used Car: Should My Mechanic Check It Over?

    When the economy took a dive a few years ago, more and more people realized that buying brand new vehicles just wasn’t in the cards. In order to find that balance between saving money and having vehicles that work well, it felt like everyone was rushing out in droves and snapping up used cars left…Read More

  9. Car Service

    Car Service Before You PCS

    Moving comes with a wealth of different hoops to jump through. Hiring movers, packing everything, selling your home, buying a new one, finding schools for the kids—the list is so long it can be hard to find the end of it. When you have so much to keep track of, don’t let car troubles be the stra…Read More

  10. When to See a mechanic

    Six Signs It’s Time To See a Mechanic

    Do you often find yourself fervently wishing and urging your car to just keep going one day more, just a little bit longer? No one wants to deal with the hassle and expense of car repairs, but sometimes they’re inevitable. And if you’re to the point that you cross your fingers every day that you…Read More