Winona consumers are demanding. We want a safe, reliable vehicle that handles well and is comfortable to ride in. Oh, and we want good fuel economy, too. We also want vehicle repairs that are cheap, fast and easy. Unfortunately, one usually comes at the cost of the other.Today's vehicles have mad...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 24, 2017
One Winona automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Winona, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine and transm...
Posted in Drive Train
on July 17, 2017
Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Winona residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oi...
Posted in Fluids
on July 10, 2017
Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter?A. A filter for your Winona house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car?Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters out commo...
Posted in Suspension
on July 04, 2017