At Loren's Auto Repair, our goal for over 28 years has been the same: to provide the best quality auto repair with a highest level of service available in Northwest Montana. We like to call it "Service with Integrity". With 10 full service bays and a team of certified professionals ready to serve you, we can help keep your vehicle running safe and worry free.

Tire Rotation and Balancing at Loren’s Auto Repair in Kalispell

Tires do a lot of important work for Kalispell car owners. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Kalispell. They also support the entire weight of the vehicle, including you and your passengers. With such vital work to do, you want your tires to do their job well. And since replacing tires is fairly pricey,... 

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Brake Service at Loren’s Auto Repair in Kalispell

Brakes really aren’t optional equipment for Kalispell car owners. And taking care of them isn’t optional either. A regular brake inspection is on every MT car’s maintenance schedule. At Loren’s Auto Repair, our team will check your brake system and let you know if there are any essential problems. Of course, if you’re having trouble with your brakes, get your car into your Kalispell or... 

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Multec 3.5 Fuel Injectors

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Kalispell Drivers

Kalispell drivers know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your Subaru engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine’s cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors. There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the first method, fuel is injected into a port and allowed to mix with air and before it is drawn into the cylinders. In the second method,... 

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Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine In Kalispell, MT

    If the fuel system in your Subaru is dirty, you will be hurting your MPG and losing performance as you drive around Kalispell, MT. Unless they drive a vintage car, Kalispell drivers have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your Subaru owner’s manual has a schedule for cleaning your fuel injectors and other parts of your fuel system. Your professional and courteous service advisor at Loren’s Auto... 

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Busting Automotive Myths In Kalispell MT

Myths passed around our Kalispell MT community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall the Subarus of yesteryear and declare their modern decedents to be virtually maintenance free and that anyone who says otherwise is out to rip you off. To get the truth about auto myths you hear around the Kalispell area,... 

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Synthetic Oil Change Kalispell

Super Slick at Loren’s Auto Repair in Kalispell: Synthetic Oil

When you get an oil change, it’s always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the auto maker recommends. But sometimes we’re asked if we’d like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose the cheaper one. But in this case, the more expensive oil might be the better bargain for Kalispell motorists. Conventional oil is made from petroleum. Its molecules form long hydrocarbon chains. Synthetic... 

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All About Your TPMS In Kalispell

Kalispell car owners know that under-inflated tires wear out more quickly. Under-inflation is also a major cause of tire failure for MT auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of under-inflated tires. It’s hard for many Kalispell motorists to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your automobile manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your tire is considered significantly under-inflated... 

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Tires and Wheels in Kalispell

Getting the Right Tires And Wheels In Kalispell

Your browser does not support video A lot of people get custom wheels in Kalispell. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you’re not careful. Sometimes, once they’re mounted, they just don’t fit right. The tires rub in turns or on bumps. You don’t want that. Consulting your Loren’s Auto Repair tire professional can ensure you get the right fit. First he’ll ask you a series of questions... 

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Kalispell Alignment Service

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn’t feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle’s wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into potholes, smacking a curb or other object are great ways to knock your car out of alignment. Then one or more of your wheels starts pulling in a slightly... 

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Fresh Air Inside Your Car

Kalispell Drivers: Get Fresh Air Inside Your Car

Your browser does not support video Let’s talk about air quality in Kalispell. It’s a global issue, but affects us wherever we are. Many decades ago, Kalispell car owners began to become aware of how air pollution negatively affects health. But what about the air inside your vehicle? Cabin air filters are now coming on most new Subarus in Kalispell. These filters clean the air in the passenger compartment. They can filter particles down to three... 

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