St Paul Quality Car Repair Shop

When you drop your car off for repairs, many things may run through your mind. Can I trust the mechanics at the auto repair shop? Will my car be fixed correctly? How can I be sure that I am not being taken advantage of? Some of this stress and concern is because the average car owner does not know much about auto repair. So, it is very easy to feel like you are vulnerable to being taken advantage of. You can ask questions and get a second option, of course, but at some point, you must move forward with the repair and hope that the shop is reputable, honest and that the repairs are sound. The staff at St. Paul Automotive understands these concerns about car repair shops (including dealerships) and has worked hard to establish themselves as a trusted auto shop in St. Paul, MN. We provide high quality, affordable auto repair. Continue reading


Fleet Maintenance Prevents Downtime And Lost Revenue

Fleet maintenance prevents downtime and lost revenue. Whether you’re running a small landscaping team with two work trucks or a large construction business with a dozen heavy-duty vehicles, keeping your fleet up and running is key to your success. Without proper maintenance, vehicles will break down more frequently and face long-term mechanical issues. This can lead to high costs and can even result in dangerous accidents. The creation of a fleet maintenance plan with an experienced mechanic, such as St. Paul Automotive, offers several key benefits. Continue reading


Getting Your Car Ready For Travel This Summer

Now that the pandemic has eased a bit and we can all get out and enjoy life a bit more, you may be gearing up for a summer trip. Whether you need your brakes serviced, your tires rotated, an oil change, or you are having a problem with your vehicle, we can get your vehicle ready for its next road trip. Our team specializes in routine auto maintenance but can also complete more complex repairs as well. We are a one stop shop for local auto repair in the St. Paul, MN area, focusing on the experience of the customer, building trust and doing a good job. It may seem simple, but these goals have helped us build a strong reputation in the area and have kept us in business for more than forty years. Continue reading


Affordable Auto Maintenance And Repairs In St Paul

There is nothing quite like that feeling when you realize that something is wrong with your car. Whether it suddenly will not start, is making an unusual noise, or a warning light comes on, it is easy to panic and assume the worst. How much is this going to cost? How long will the repairs take? How am I going to pay for this? Where will I take my car? The staff at St Paul Automotive understands that car repairs are extremely stressful for many of us. While we cannot eliminate the need for them all together, we can help minimize this stress. Our auto repair shop focuses on offering a positive experience for our customers, making sure our prices are competitive, and providing high quality auto repairs so that you feel confident trusting your vehicle to us. Continue reading


Getting Your Vehicle’s AC Checked In The Springtime

You may not have used your vehicle’s air conditioning system all winter, now is the time to get it checked out before you need it in summer. Don’t wait till the 90-degree weather rolls in, because when it does and you have no AC, it’s going to be a long, sweaty, miserable commute. Taking care of AC maintenance in spring will allow you to avoid frustration, and in the end, will save you money. Continue reading


Local Auto Shop That Completes Wide Variety Of Auto Repairs

St. Paul Automotive has been a staple in the St. Paul community for a long time, and during that time we have built the kind of reputation that every auto repair shop wants. We are known by our customers to be experts in the field of auto repair who treat our customers with honesty. We always seek the least expensive and least disruptive solutions to the problems that our customers are experiencing with their vehicles. The expertise we have worked so hard to establish is matched with our trustworthiness, and we believe this is why we have such great loyalty from our customers. Continue reading


High Performance Upgrade Techs Available In St Paul

When you are passionate about your ride, performing upgrades on it is an easy way to keep it looking and feeling new forever. Instead of spending thousands on a new vehicle, choosing to upgrade the specs on your current car or truck lets you enjoy your favorite ride for longer. To get the most out of your vehicle’s engine with performance parts however, they need to be the right fit and installed properly. There are many high-performance parts out there capable of increasing horsepower and helping your engine reach its full potential. Continue reading


Understanding The Different Engine Oil Types In Vehicles

If you’ve ever gone to your local auto parts store and walked down the motor oil aisle, you’ve probably been overwhelmed by the number of different choices you have. There are different brands, different quantities, different weights, and even different types of oil. Perhaps you’ve taken your car in for service and been asked what type of oil you’d prefer and perhaps given several choices? How in the world could you possibly know which one is right for you? What type of oil to purchase is important when selecting new oil, as it could have a significant impact on your engine’s health. Continue reading


Ensure Your Tires Are Ready For April Showers

We’ve all heard the old saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” but the reality is, that with all the rain showers expected during the storm season, it’s a great time to think about the condition of your tires. It’s also worth noting that April is officially “National Car Care Month.” Coincidence? Perhaps. Many residents in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest are certainly glad to have the winter months closing out and we’re ready for the Spring, but is your car ready? The weather that we’ve all come to know, and love, is never kind to our vehicles, and harsh Minnesota storms can only be driven through in a reliable vehicle with tires that have what it takes to challenge the storms. Continue reading


Tire Repair And Replacement In St Paul Minnesota

It has happened to most of us. We’re on our way to school or work, and we hear that dreaded sound of a flat tire or a blowout. Some sort of debris in the road has left you with a damaged tire and an immobile vehicle. This situation always brings on frustration. Now you must deal with getting your car to a tire repair shop. The tire must be properly assessed to perform the necessary repair or replacement service. Depending on where the puncture is located and the severity of the damage, the tire will either only need a simple repair or be replaced. Continue reading