1. The Importance of Tire Rotation and Alignment

    Regular vehicle maintenance is a very essential part of car ownership. Most car owners know how important it is to get their oil changed and replace their filters, but what about tire rotation? Tires are among the most important part of your vehicle simply because they are the only parts that come i…Read More

  2. Dashboard Lights That Shouldn’t Be Ignored

    Everyone has been there: just a casual morning, you get in your vehicle to head for work, turn it on, and suddenly you notice a light on your dashboard that is not normally there, indicating that there is an issue. Even with this light, whether it is a battery, oil can, check engine, or other indica…Read More

  3. 8 Signs You Are Due For Professional Brake Service

    Being able to recognize potential problems before they turn into something serious is essential to cost-efficient automotive maintenance. Since your vehicle’s brakes are one of the most critical safety components, being able to identify when there is an issue can help you avoid costly brake repair…Read More

  4. Your Spring Maintenance Checklist

    We're headed toward summer, and it's important to make sure our cars are ready for the new season. That means making sure your car is refreshed after a long winter. The cold season is particularly hard on cars, and some of us haven't washed ours since last fall! After your car has worked hard to tra…Read More

  5. Winter Tires FAQ – Part 1

    Now that the weather is turning cold, snow is on its way, and Colorado snow is not to be messed with! November is the perfect time to get winter tires put on your car so you can face the winter with confidence. In the next few blogs, we are going to answer some of the most commonly-asked questions a…Read More

  6. Part 2: Why Does My Car Have Bad Gas Mileage?

    In our previous post, we discussed several potential reasons your car might not be operating on the same amount of gas it used to. If you find your car is burning through fuel faster than your wallet can afford, be sure to bring it into the auto repair professionals at Metric Motors! In the meantime…Read More

  7. Why Maximum Tire Pressure Isn’t the Best

    The debate about tire pressure has gone on for a long time, and chances are good it won't end anytime soon. Some people think you should fill your tires to the maximum pounds per square inch (PSI) printed on their sidewalls. Others say you should fill it to the lowest recommended PSI, and others tr…Read More

  8. Winter Tires FAQ – Part 2

    In our last blog, we discussed the importance of winter tires and how essential it is to replace all four tires at once. In today's blog, we're going to answer a few more questions for you! Why is it so important to get four winter tires? In our last blog, we talked about how a vehicle with multiple…Read More

  9. Do Snow Tires Matter?

    As much as we want to get your car running at its best again, we also want to prevent you from needing our car repair services because of an accident. Accidents can cause damage to both the exterior of your car, as well as the engine, axles, and anything else that keeps your vehicle running. Winter …Read More

  10. 6 Items Every Driver Should Have

    Being prepared on the road can mean the difference between life and death, but many people assume nothing will happen to them and fail to equip themselves for emergencies. While modern cars usually feature spare tires, jacks, and tire irons, these items won't be any help to you if you're stranded i…Read More