Posts Tagged ‘auto repair’

Fall Car Care

October is dedicated as national fall car care month. We rely on our cars a great deal and the cold harsh winter months can be especially hard on our vehicles. Why not take a little time now to avoid the potential headache and costs associated with an emergency breakdown? The non – profit organization, Car…

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Economics of Maintenance For Auto Owners

Buying a new car in Des Moines is always a big financial decision. The allure of that new car smell is powerful, to be sure. But what if your current car is still in good shape? How do you decide? People in Iowa who’ve been used to driving a new car every three to five…

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On Board Diagnostics For Your sedan

Make an appointment with All Pro Servicenter to have your on board diagnostics analyzed. 113 East 1st. Street Ankeny, Iowa 50021 515-964-0641 Today we’re going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Ankeny Iowa who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what’s involved…

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Emergency Items For Your sedan

Local Des Moines roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip. Your close-to-home kit for around Des…

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Maintaining and Repairing Your Car’s Engine

If you properly maintain your vehicle, it should last for several years to come. Here are some tips to help prolong the life of your engine. Oil Changes Motor oil is the most important fluid that flows throughout your engine. If you neglect to change the oil on a regular basis, contaminants will begin to…

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All Pro Servicenter On Your Serpentine Belt

Today we’re going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Ankeny Iowa customers. Let’s start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That’s the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the battery. Then there’s the air conditioning compressor that makes cool…

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Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Ankeny

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. If the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine, has…

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Power Steering Service Near Des Moines

For most of us living in the Des Moines area, it is hard to remember life without power steering – cranking those great big steering wheels? It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes the power steering fluid that…

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