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National Car Care Month

Why is April National Car Care Month? In April, as winter comes to an end, it is time to get your car ready for spring driving and summer road trips! National Car Care Month reminds you to take car of any issues that may have occurred or been ignored during winter. Spring driving brings its […]

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Spring Tune-Up

After a long Colorado winter, you’re likely ready to give up your hibernating ways for some adventure and rays. For many Coloradans this means family vacations, trips to the mountains, camping, and weekend road trips. Whatever your style, you’re likely getting ready to hit the road, but are you sure that your vehicle is up […]

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High Mileage Service Recommendations

AAMCO Colorado is here to support you and your aging vehicle. Here is a list of things to look out for, keeping an eye on these components will promote engine longevity and protect your investment. If you have questions on any of these points, be sure to call your Local AAMCO Colorado Technicians. The key to […]

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5 Reasons Oil Changes Promote Engine Longevity

AAMCO Colorado Auto experts offer the most important reasons to routinely change a vehicle’s oil. Engines are made up of many moving components, and those components need to be properly lubricate. Consider the oil in your engine the blood line of your vehicle. Over time, that oil breaks down and becomes contaminated with debris from […]

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Winter Driving Safety Tips – Infographic

Colorado weather is unpredictable! Colorado winters can be deceiving, and though it might seem like spring, or that the snow has gone and summer is coming, the snowiest months in Colorado are usually March and April. Be prepared if you’re taking a road trip!  Schedule an appointment today or call your Local AAMCO Colorado Location for a […]

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Signs Your Alternator is Going Bad

5 things to look out for when you are having electrical problems Your vehicle has many components that make it operational. One of these components is known as your alternator. The alternator is responsible for the electrical system within your vehicle. It takes an immense amount of power to not only start, but keep your […]

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Things That Damage Your Transmission

Automatic transmissions are tough, but they can be damaged. Transmissions have always been complex systems, and they get more sophisticated every year. Even though they are made of metal, wrapped in metal, and capable of moving tons of metal, they can be damaged if mistreated. Cars with automatic transmissions in particular are susceptible to damage […]

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Buying a Used Car? Get a Pre-Purchase Inspection

AAMCO Colorado Transmission and Automotive Repair Pre Purchase Inspection: 5 Steps to follow when making a used car purchase. Don’t get a lemon! Here at AAMCO Colorado we understand the headaches that can be involved when finding the right used car. Don’t make the mistake of rushing into a deal with a shady character. It’s better […]

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Change Your Transmission Filter

What is a transmission filter for? A transmission filter prevents dirt and debris from getting into the gears and other parts of the transmission system. It is positioned above the transmission pan, which collects excess fluid, and below the pickup tube that connects to the oil pump, which regulates the pressure of fluid in the […]

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Car Maintenance New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions and Best Intentions The new year has rung in around the world, and so have billions of resolutions. Some – or many – have already been broken. If you’re like many people, car care might not always be your number one priority. You know how important it is, but you’re busy, things […]

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