Posted on 4/12/2021 4:44 AM By AA Auto Technicians
For the average driver, the reasons behind routine maintenance are a bit of a mystery. Click to learn the answers to some of our most common vehicle maintenance questions.
Posted on 3/15/2021 4:02 AM By AA Auto Technicians
Did you know April is National Car Care Month? While we might be a bit early on the spring maintenance checklist, at AA Auto Tech, we’re here to make sure you get a jump start on taking great care of your vehicle this year.
Posted on 2/15/2021 7:21 AM By AA Auto Technicians
When you live in the Twin Cities and own a vehicle, having a properly functioning heater is a must. If your heater suddenly starts blowing lukewarm or straight cold air, your commute won’t just feel miserable; it can actually be quite dangerous.
Posted on 1/11/2021 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
Winter weather can exacerbate existing vehicle issues you may not be aware of. Click to learn about some of the most common wintertime vehicle noises and what they typically mean.
Posted on 12/14/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
Winter weather can hit your vehicle hard, but with a little protective maintenance, you can enjoy a problem-free automobile all winter long. What kind of vehicle problems should you take steps to prevent? The expert auto mechanics at AA Auto Tech discuss how to protect your ride from four of the most common wintertime issues below.
Posted on 11/16/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
If you’re a long-time resident of the Twin Cities area, you know how harsh our winters can get. That’s why, of all the seasons, it’s winter that poses the greatest risk for damage and deterioration to your vehicle. Curious what you can do to protect your car or truck from the damaging effects of harsh winter weather? The auto mechanics at AA Auto Tech share valuable tips below.
Posted on 10/12/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
Your vehicle’s exhaust system plays an integral role in controlling performance, emissions, and acceleration. And while a poorly functioning exhaust may not present an immediate threat to your safety, it can present an immediate threat to your bank account in the form of high fuel costs and potentially, engine damage.
Posted on 9/14/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
As summer begins to wind down, it’s still pretty warm outside, and if your vehicle’s radiator is struggling, you’ll certainly notice. At AA Auto Tech, we help vehicle owners take great care of their automobiles, and one thing we see, time and time again, are radiator problems. In this blog, we detail the most common signs of a failing radiator to help you determine whether it’s time to take your vehicle in for radiator repair. Let’s get started.
Posted on 8/24/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
As a vehicle owner, you know routine auto maintenance is necessary to keep your vehicle in proper working condition. But knowing which parts need professional service and when they need it can be pretty confounding if you’re not familiar with routine maintenance schedules. Below, the auto repair and maintenance experts at AA Auto Tech discuss what factory-recommended auto maintenance entails, how to determine when to have your vehicle serviced, and why routine care is so important for every automobile.
Posted on 8/10/2020 4:00 AM By AA Auto Technicians
Has your vehicle been acting up? Is it making odd noises or operating differently? If so, it’s important to acknowledge that certain out-of-the-ordinary occurrences may indicate impending engine failure. Though a number of internal issues can cause observable changes in the way your vehicle operates, certain signs, when ignored, can cause severe, potentially irreparable problems with your engine. Below, the auto mechanics at AA Auto Tech outline 5 signs of engine damage you should never ignore.