Loren’s Auto Repair: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your Subaru engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let’s go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on MT interstates, twenty pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon of gas that weighs a […]

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service At Loren’s Auto Repair In Kalispell

Most MT motorists know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning system can extend its life and prevent costly repair bills. […]

Below 45 Degrees in Kalispell: Consider Winter Tires


Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Kalispell drivers couldn’t wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for “all-season” radials. MT drivers ran out and bought some and we thought we […]

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil In Your Kalispell Subaru


If you’re a quart low in your Subaru, there isn’t enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you’re driving around the Kalispell area. The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn’t reduce friction properly. The result is you get to watch those numbers at […]

Emergency Items For Kalispell car owners


Safe MT travel starts with preventive maintenance and good car care at Loren’s Auto Repair. But there are other things Kalispell drivers can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here’s some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your life — or someone else’s. First, Kalispell car […]

The Loren’s Auto Repair Guide To Custom Wheels

Custom Wheels Kalispell

If you’re interested in customizing the wheels and tires on your Subaru, there are a few things you should know first. Most importantly, the wheels you buy need to fit your vehicle. Not all wheels are created equal. Too many Kalispell drivers have bought a set of wheels that caught their eye, then, after going […]