1. Air Conditioning Maintenance

    Living in sunny southern California has may benefits, including the constant sunny and warm weather, the beautiful landscape, as well as the close proximity to the Pacific Ocean. As much as you may enjoy this incredible weather, your car is working hard to provide you with the cool air necessary to stay comfortable while traveling in warm weather. Your air conditioner plays an integral part in keeping you cool while in the car, so having it regularly checked out can help ensure that it is performing at its highest capacity. When your car is getting maintenance for your A/C unit, a measurement …Read More

  2. What’s Leaking From My Car? – Part 3

    Hopefully, you’re finding this series of blogs all at once, and have not waited 3 weeks to determine whether or not the leak in your car is listed in our blog post. If the liquid that you have been trying to identify hasn’t been any of the ones that we’ve mentioned thus far into the series, there are still a few other liquids in your vehicle that could be leaking. We are going to cover two more liquids that could possibly be leaking from your vehicle and require pretty immediate repairs. Power Steering Fluid Turning the steering wheel of your car is something that is pretty necessary whe…Read More

  3. What’s Leaking From My Car? – Part 2

    In our last blog post, we covered a few different liquids that could be leaking from your car and how you can best identify them. While the chances of it being either of those liquids is a possibility, they are not the only liquids that leak from vehicles and aren’t necessarily the ones that are leaking from your vehicle. The team of professional mechanics at our local auto repair shop have built on the list of liquids that may very well be leaking from your vehicle. Brake Fluid One of the parts of a vehicle that people rarely correlate with liquid are the breaks. While it may seem like an u…Read More

  4. What’s Leaking From My Car?

    While most people don’t know why their car is leaking, it’s a pretty general understanding that leaks are never a good thing. At Kearny Mesa Auto Repair, we work with different types of cars each and every day, and we meet plenty of people that are unsure what it is that is leaking from their car. Rather than run tests on every part of your car that requires some sort of fluid, we have broken down the different fluids that are most likely to be leaking from your car. That way, when you come into visit our automotive repair shop, you can at least provide us with a centralized area of where …Read More

  5. How Often Should You Replace Your Tires

    When you live in San Diego, it’s hard to deny that a majority of time spent is on the road. Between the traffic and the long drives from one spot to the next, our car definitely gets quite a bit of miles on it. In our last blog post we touched on the importance of wheel rotation and the effect that it can have on your car, but today we are going to talk about another element of car efficiency and safety, and that’s your tires. Replacing Your Tires Replacement tires aren’t cheap, especially if you’re looking for tires that are going to last you a long time. While they aren’t always th…Read More

  6. Can Your Vehicle Avoid Winter Blues?

    If you’ve been planning a trip to a winter wonderland, you must first know all about winter breakdowns that may occur if you bring your Kearny Mesa vehicle along with you. In our previous post, the #1 repair shop, Kearny Mesa Automotive, started giving drivers some of the most common car problems that cause breakdowns by extreme cold, here are a few more. Stripped Teeth Did you know that your car’s water pump can freeze in extreme weather? If your vehicle's’ water pump becomes frozen, your engine may strip the teeth off of the timing belt, which could lead to expensive internal engine da…Read More

  7. Safe Travels Over The Holidays!

    The holiday season is one of the busiest times to be out on the road. There is no doubt about it, more than half of the country will be out and about throughout the month of December buying gifts and/or traveling to see loved ones who live somewhere other than Kearny Mesa. If you are someone who is traveling to see family across the city, state or country, make sure you visit your local auto repair shop in Kearny Mesa, Kearny Mesa Automotive. When you decide that Kearny Mesa Automotive is for you, make sure you schedule an appointment with us! We want your traveling to be safe, and if you are …Read More

  8. Car Tips From Your Local Repair Shop in Kearny Mesa

    If you’ve been following this blog series on tips to stay safe out on the road and decrease your chance of needing an auto repair, then you are in luck! We are more than excited to tell you the last few ways that you can decrease your chances of coming in to your local repair shop for car assistance in Kearny Mesa! Improving your car for the roads is something that you shouldn’t take lightly. Changing your oil, checking your tires and replacing your windshield wipers are a start, here are the final maintenance tips that you should be following. Have you checked the fluids in your car? The …Read More

  9. Decrease Chances of a Breakdown

    Have you become intrigued by our previous two blogs that were focusing on how you can decrease the chances of scheduling a repair appointment at your local car repair shop in Kearny Mesa? If so, then this blog is for you! We are going to be giving you two more tips on how you can improve driving out on the road and decrease your need to come into Kearny Mesa Automotive. When it starts to rain, can you see clearly through your windshield? Having good windshield wiper blades is a must, especially if you are looking to drive safely and with caution throughout the San Diego area. Windshield wiper…Read More

  10. Have You Checked Your Engine Lately?

    If you have been following our blog posts, then you are already aware that checking your tires is a must and deciding to change your oil is not an option if you want your car running smoothly on the roads of Kearny Mesa. At Kearny Mesa Automotive, we want you to be safe out on the road, and that is why we are continuing our tips on how you can decrease your chances of visiting us during the warm months of the year. When was the last time you decided to take a closer look at your engine? Pop open the hood of your car and take a peek at what’s hiding under it. Checking your hoses and belts is …Read More