When Should I Replace My Car Instead of Repair It
December 12, 2021
When a vehicle hits the 100,000 mile mark and is moving into being a 7 or 8 year old car many consumers wonder if the vehicle is worth a major repair like a replacement engine, transmission, transfer case or other large expensive repairs. We recommend that you look at many things when facing that decision: […]
WINTER DRIVING TIPS!
November 02, 2021
Is your vehicle road ready for winter? Some of the things to have inspected is; that your coolant/antifreeze is at the proper protection level and there are no leaks in the system, the windshield washer fluid is at the proper mix for freezing temperatures, the washer fluid system and wipers are operational, and your heater […]
What Should I Expect from the Repair Facility I Choose?
June 14, 2019
You should know now where to look for referrals and how to research an automotive repair business. We’ve also discussed the questions that you should ask of the repair facility about their warranties, training, and equipment. Additionally, there are some things that you should be able to expect as a customer from the repair facility […]
What Should I Look for in a New Auto Shop?
June 07, 2019
In the last article we talked about referrals, review sites, and researching a business to help in finding a reputable, trustworthy shop. We also talked about trying out a repair facility with minor repairs to begin the development of a relationship with them. This week, we will discuss some of the things to ask and […]
All About Automotive Launches New Website!
April 20, 2016
We got a new look! All About Automotive of Gresham, Oregon, has launched a new website. We understand that the web is taking over how our customers are looking for businesses and services. Our goal is to make sure that our quality auto repair services can be easily found on the web! Feel free to […]
Which Battery Is Best?
May 30, 2014
If your car battery is dead or even weak, it can leave you stranded. It is the leading cause of starting trouble, whether it is because the lights were left on, or a charging system problem or an electrical draw. Sometimes a battery has just outlived its usefulness. But even at best, a healthy battery […]
How Do You Get the Best Value for Service, Maintenance and Repair of Your Vehicles?
April 07, 2014
Getting the best price on a single service, might seem like the smart way to have services performed on your vehicle, but it does not always mean that you are getting the best value or the best service for your vehicle. The best way to explain this is by doing some comparisons on how we […]
How Often Do I Need a Tune-Up?
March 10, 2014
In today’s cars that are computer controlled, the definition of a tune up has really changed. On most cars the only parts that can really be replaced on most cars, are the Spark Plugs, Spark Plug Wires, Fuel Filters, Air Filters and Positive Crankcase Ventilation Valves (PCV Valve). There are not any components that require […]
Why Are Vehicle Air Conditioning Repairs So Expensive?
June 04, 2013
This is the conclusion of a 3 part article about the air conditioning system of vehicles. Even though most vehicles produced today are equipped with air conditioning it is still a luxury option. It is not needed for the operation of a vehicle. In the first article we discussed the process of an air conditioning […]
How Do I Find a Mechanic and Repair Facility I Can Trust?
June 09, 2010
In today’s vehicles with the automated and computer controlled systems, most consumers find that they cannot repair or even service their own vehicles. That means you have to find a trusted repair facility to take care of your vehicles maintenance and repairs. Unfortunately, in our “New” economy as the media calls it, the prospect of […]