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Acura Transmission Issues

Acura Transmission Issues

Acura has won the hearts of American drivers due to their performance and quality. However, there have been reports of transmission issues with Acura and it would be helpful to find out what the signs and symptoms are and where to go for help. Acura transmission problems may occur as early as 60,000 miles and usually come up in the winter or during start-ups. The Acura MDX stands out when it comes to transmission issues. The first model rolled out of the production line of Honda in 2001 and they struggled with issues even then. Numerous owner complaints were reported on automatic transmission issues.  Certain transmission issues can be fixed by updating your transmission software while others need a complete replacement. If your Acura is still under warranty you shold bring it to the dealership for a diagnosis.  For Acura owners with warranties that have passed, you should become familiar with the symptoms so you wil ... read more

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Free brake pads by Airport Automotive Colorado Springs supports the Breast Cancer Vaccine Project “Brakes for Breasts” on October

Free brake pads by Airport Automotive Colorado Springs supports the Breast Cancer Vaccine Project “Brakes for Breasts” on October

The American Cancer Society projects that in the year 2019, over 271,000 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer.  Unfortunately,  more than 42,000 will die. The disease has affected many families all across the United States and while treatment is getting better through time, it’s better to stop cancer before it happens. You may have lost a loved one due to breast cancer, or you may be fighting the disease yourself. It’s time to fight back! For the past ten years, Brakes for Breasts has been uniting automotive shops and small business owners from all over the U.S. to help raise money to support research for the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Vaccine Fund. The organization is at the forefront of adding more independent auto shops to join this year’s October Fundraising Ca ... read more

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Top 5 Mechanical Problems of the Subaru Outback

Top 5 Mechanical Problems of the Subaru Outback

If you are looking for a wagon as an alternative to an SUV, the Subaru Outback is your best bet. The popular Outback is the station wagon version of the Legacy. The ride is comfortable, and it handles well. You get decent acceleration from the standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and CVT transmission, but you should opt for the 3.6-liter six-cylinder variant if you want more power.  Crash test results are impressive, and owners have said that the Outback is easy to drive. The Outback is a reliable vehicle, and Subaru lovers are loyal to the brand and keep their cars for years on end.  Despite the good reviews about the Outback, some common complaints come up as with any other ca brand. Here are some of the widespread issues that Outback owners face, so you should read on before purchasingOil Leaks and Seals Problem Reports have come out on front engine oil leaks in the Subaru Outback due to camshaft seal failure. There are also repo ... read more

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Free Brake Checks and Pads (or Shoes) in October by Airport Automotive Colorado Springs CO in Support of Brakes for Breasts Fundraiser

Free Brake Checks and Pads (or Shoes) in October by Airport Automotive Colorado Springs CO in Support of Brakes for Breasts Fundraiser

Free brake pads (or shoes) are going to be given away in October by more than 200 independent auto repair shops across the country to raise funds for the Brakes for Breasts program.     Any car owner can have their brakes inspected for repair or replacement at a participating shop, and they can get their brake pads or shoe replacement for free if they need one.  Only the service and ancillary parts need to be paid where 10% will be donated by the auto shops to the fundraising project.     This 10-year campaign joins together car owners, auto shops and small business owners for the good cause of rallying behind the eradication of breast cancer by supporting the development of a vaccine.   According to the American Cancer Society study in 2019, an estimated 268,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women and 2,670 cases for men.  ... read more

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5 Things To Look For in Toyota Auto Mechanics

5 Things To Look For in Toyota Auto Mechanics

If you are looking for Toyota auto mechanics in your area, you should be aware that there are people who are trying to make quick money from dubious repairs. It can also be confusing due to the number of auto shops in your location that offer Toyota repair services. You should look for auto experts who can maintain your vehicle based on Toyota’s standards. Auto shops are a great help when you run into problems so you can get back on the road as quickly and safely as possible. We share some tips on what to look for in a Toyota mechanic. What You Should Look For When Choosing Toyota Auto Mechanics When your Toyota needs routine check-ups or major repairs, you can go to an independent shop with Toyota auto mechanics. Toyota auto repairs don’t have to be complicated. As long as you choose the right technicians, you will get excellent service without breaking the bank. Convenience Imagine having a one-stop-shop for Toyota repairs, wouldn’t that be great ... read more

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