A New Battery In Kalispell

Hello Kalispell drivers, let’s talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Kalispell, here’s some auto advice to help you. There are two measurements to consider when purchasing a new battery: cold cranking amps and reserve […]

The Loren’s Auto Repair Guide To Servicing Your Differential

Differential? What’s that? And what’s it for? I’ve been told by my technician that I need to get it serviced, but is that on the level? Do these questions sound familiar? They’re not uncommon for Kalispell drivers. A lot of us in Kalispell don’t know what a differential is or what it’s for. Every vehicle […]

Cool Running In Kalispell

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don’t hear much any more about cars overheating. That’s because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn’t mean you can’t overheat your Subaru engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find yourself on the side of the freeway in Kalispell waiting for […]

Kalispell Drivers Severe Service Maintenance Schedules

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Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Kalispell motorists, Subaru vehicle manufacturers publish two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Kalispell drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself: Are most of your trips less than four miles around Kalispell? Are most of your trips less than 10 miles in […]

Fresh Air Inside Your Car in Kalispell

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Air quality has certainly become a hot issue in our modern Kalispell world. We install air filters on our ventilation systems and in our vacuum cleaners. There’s a filter that cleans the air going into our Subaru’s engine — so why not one for the air in the passenger compartment? Foreign and domestic vehicle manufacturers […]

Economics of Maintenance For Kalispell Auto Owners


Buying a new car in Kalispell is always a big financial decision. The allure of that new car smell is powerful, to be sure. But what if your current car is still in good shape? How do you decide? People in Kalispell who’ve been used to driving a new car every three to five years […]