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Shocks and Strut Installation Shop

At St. Paul Automotive, we believe in being a well-rounded Minnesota repair shop. From maintenance and repairs, to rebuilding an entire system, our professionals here at St. Paul Automotive have you covered. It’s no surprise that vehicles here in St. Paul, MN are built to endure our weather and road conditions. A vital component to keeping your ride smooth and your vehicle safe is a properly running suspension system. St. Paul Automotive is proud to be a shock and strut installation shop that can handle all of your suspension system needs. Continue reading

Chuck Holes And Wheel Bearing Replacement

As the weather begins to cool here in the St Paul, MN area, it’s time to think about getting your vehicle ready for the winter. Between the many chuck holes that line St. Paul streets as well as the multiple feet of snow that we can all expect this winter, your wheel bearings can really take a beating! If you feel that your car isn’t driving properly, it could be due to a number of issues. In this blog we’ll go over a few signs that you may be in the market for wheel bearing replacement. At St. Paul Automotive, we’ve been providing full service auto repair services to area residents for decades. Should you have any issues with your alignment or wheel bearings, we’d be happy to provide you with a free, no obligation estimate to help “steer you in the right direction”. Continue reading

Alignment Services after Tie Rod Replacement

We take a lot for granted about our vehicles, which is a testament to the marvels of engineering that they are. The modern automobile’s technology is extremely advanced, especially when compared to the vehicles that were produced many years ago. However, even with all of the advancements in technology, vehicles are still made up of a large number of simple parts that perform simple and essential functions. One of these parts is the tie rod. St. Paul Automotive can check and replace your tie rods when needed and then complete alignment services to ensure that your car is safe to drive. Continue reading

Vehicle Suspension Repair Near Me

If you’re currently experiencing problems with your vehicle’s suspension, you may be looking for a reputable local mechanic near you. At St Paul Automotive, we have years of experience providing vehicle suspension repair to our growing number of customers in the area. Read on to learn more about signs that you may be in need of this type of auto repair. Continue reading

How do potholes damage your car?

We all hit potholes every so often. With the harsh winter we just went through, there are bound to be potholes scattered about your normal routes throughout Minnesota. The reality is that potholes can do some serious damage to your car, so if you’ve hit one too many, feel free to come by St. Paul Automotive so that we can check out your tires and suspension to ensure everything is still working properly. Continue reading

Winter Snow Tires St Paul

It has begun. Winter driving conditions in the Saint Paul, Minnesota area have resulted in numerous accidents around the system. Drive times have increased to double or triple normal highway drive time. Having a good set of winter snow tires can make the difference between ending up as another statistic in the morning traffic report or avoiding an accident altogether. Finding the best all-season or snow tires for your vehicle and budget can be easy. St. Paul Automotive can help you out with the best kind of replacement tires for your vehicle to get you where you need to go safely. And, tires purchased from St. Paul Auto, automatically comes with free tire rotations to cut down on premature tread wear. Continue reading

Snow Tires St Paul, Minnesota | Winter Tires

While Brad Paisley may enjoy a little mud on his tires, here in Minnesota, we say bring on the snow and no, it’s not lucky if you get stuck. At St. Paul Automotive, we recommend that anyone driving a vehicle during the winter months in Minnesota should make the investment in snow tires. After all, no one ever says getting stuck in the snow is good luck! Continue reading

Automotive Alignment Service

There are aspects of automobile ownership and driving that are always obvious. You know if your car’s engine is making a high-pitched squealing noise or if your car goes over a large pothole. But there are other aspects of driving that are less obvious, until they become a bigger problem. A good example is your car’s wheel alignment. Hitting potholes can gradually cause your car to go out of alignment. When the problem is subtle, you will see the results in uneven tire wear. If the problem becomes more severe, you will begin to feel your car pulling to the right or the left and feeling less responsive to your steering as a result. St. Paul Automotive can help you in all such cases. Continue reading

My Tires Are Wearing Uneven?

If you have noticed that your tires are wearing unevenly, it may be time to bring your vehicle in for service. The problem could be as simple as uneven air pressure, which is an easy fix. Or it could be a more serious alignment issue, which is also usually a simple fix, but more complicated than adding or letting out air from your tires. Uneven tire wear is not just a future financial concern. If left unchecked, uneven tire wear can lead to a blow-out, which can place you and your family in real danger. St. Paul Automotive does not want our customers getting into car accidents at any time, but especially one that we could have helped you avoid by checking your tires and fixing the problem. Continue reading

My Steering Wheel Pulls to The Right When I Drive?

When your car pulls to one side or the other when you drive it, the chances are good that it is that it is out of alignment and may need to be repaired. Pulling to the right or left because of an alignment issue is not uncommon and can be a relatively minor issue, if handled promptly. Only in the most severe cases is it a major safety issue. It is important to get your car in proper alignment and ensure that your suspension system is working well because expensive problems can accumulate the longer these issues are neglected. St. Paul Automotive specializes in suspension system repairs and will get your car back to running well. Continue reading