Battery

Battery Testing Near Me

If your car is slow to start when you turn the key, especially after it has been sitting for a while, your battery may be showing signs of age or weakness. And, it is always possible that the slowness to start could be related to another issue altogether. Whatever is the cause, you can eliminate the most obvious cause by bringing your car into St. Paul Automotive for routine battery testing. It is very easy to do, takes very little time, and may result in a very simple fix. If it turns out that you need a new battery, we will likely be able to replace it for you on the spot, so that you can go on with your day without worrying that your car will not start. If it turns out that the battery is not the issue, our experienced crew can help with other diagnostics and car repair. Continue reading

Car Battery Replacement St Paul MN

If you have been driving for a while, chances are that your have dealt with a dead battery in your vehicle or someone else’s car that you know. While jumper cables may serve as a temporary fix, if your battery needs to be replaced, you better handle it quick! Sometimes, a dead battery comes when you least expect it. Other times, a dead battery can be caused from leaving a light on overnight. The last thing that you want is to find yourself stranded in bad weather this winter around St. Paul, MN without any idea of who to reach out to regarding your dead battery. At St. Paul Automotive, we are an auto shop who is here to help you with the car battery replacement process from start to finish. Continue reading

Electric Car Repairs

Most mechanical functions nowadays depend on electrical components. Your car is controlled by a complex network of wires, sensors, and computers working together. If communication along these wires is interrupted, it could have major consequences for several components of your vehicle. Continue reading

Winter Maintenance

Winter is coming. And that means snow, wind, hail, icy roads, frosted windshields, rock salt… you name it. Winter is the worst time of year for cars, especially in Minnesota, where winter storms can wreak havoc on just about anything in sight. The good news is that there are ways to protect your vehicle – at least from the effects of the freezing cold – to help ensure you and your car are ready to face with winter without any issues. Otherwise, you might just find yourself stranded, wishing you’d gotten your snow tires or hoping your battery will magically start again on its own. At St. Paul Auto, we want to make sure you’re prepared this winter, and that’s why we recommend working with our St. Paul, MN winter vehicle maintenance experts to find out how your care can be better ready for winter if it isn’t already. Continue reading

Starter Replacement St Paul

Nowadays, people start their vehicles up in all different ways. Some hold the clutch down and give it a go, some turn a key, some press a button in their car, and some can even start their car a hundred feet away with a remote. No matter how you start your car up, there is one thing you absolutely need – a starter! The starter of any vehicle is the component that signals the battery to start producing power. Without it, your car will not start! At St. Paul Automotive, we can handle your starter replacement from beginning to end. If you are having issues getting your car to start, it’s time to come see us. Continue reading

Battery Replacement St. Paul, MN

It’s that moment when you go to crank your car and nothing happens! Ugh! You sit and ponder for a second and then you realize that you never cut the lights off after you brought in the groceries the night before. Bummer. At St. Paul Automotive, we can get your car up and running quickly! We are an auto shop in St. Paul, MN that does car repairs and battery replacements. If your car looks dead, let us bring life back into it again! Continue reading

Battery Replacement Shop St Paul

St. Paul Automotive offers battery replacement services for car owners in the vicinity of St. Paul, Minnesota. As the coldest days of winter approach, your battery is put to the test. You may see signs that your battery is weak and then find one morning that your car simply does not start. If this happens, look to the team at the St. Paul Automotive battery replacement shop for assistant. Our experienced auto mechanics can quickly assess a battery issue in your vehicle, replace the battery if needed and inspect your vehicle for any other problems. Whether you need a simple headlight bulb replaced or a more complicated transmission job done, the mechanics at St. Paul Automotive will be able to help you solve your car’s problems. Continue reading

Affordable Battery Replacement Shop

Car batteries seem to be notoriously fickle. We see people having their vehicles jumped on the side of the road and in parking lots, and it seems that batteries are just the part of a car that’s doomed to fail every now and then. But what happens when your battery fails and nothing can get it working again – not even jumping your vehicle? Encountering a dead battery isn’t something you want to experience, especially in the middle of winter, so making sure your battery is working properly is an important part of preparing your vehicle for winter. If your battery does need replacing, St. Paul Auto is here to help make sure you know when it’s time and provide you with an affordable battery replacement shop in St. Paul, MN. Continue reading

Mechanic Shop Near Me

If you have not brought your car to St. Paul Automotive before, you can be confident that we always do our best to schedule customers new and old as soon as possible so that the time your car is in our shop is as short as possible. We know it is an inconvenience to be without your car, so we find the balance between thorough attention to your vehicle and prompt return of it. We understand that we are not the only good auto mechanics in the area, but we work to help you feel that we are right around the corner from you, no matter the distance from our shop. Our auto mechanics provide you with expert auto repair in a neighborly way. Continue reading

Winter Vehicle Maintenance

As we head into winter, you’re probably preparing your home for the colder weather, breaking out the sweaters, boots, and coats, and getting ready for the nights spent sipping a warm drink by the fireplace. But when you’re checking your list of winter preparations, don’t forget to make sure your vehicle is ready for winter, too! When winter hits, it can be a shock to your vehicle just as much as it is to you – especially if your car isn’t in tip-top shape. To ensure that your vehicle is ready for winter and won’t fail you during a particularly trying time – like, say, in the middle of a snow or hail storm, make sure your vehicle is in good working order before winter sets in, or you just might find yourself on the side of the road wishing you’d remembered to invest in new snow tires. At St. Paul Automotive, our St. Paul, MN winter vehicle maintenance experts will help you prepare for winter by checking over your vehicle to make sure there are no problems, making sure you have the right tires for the roads, and checking that all of your fluids are where they should be. Continue reading