Why to Use Tire Rotation Services | AG Auto
Having your tires rotated is a simple and routine maintenance procedure that helps upkeep the condition of your tires to maximize their lifespan and increase
One of the most common maintenance routines needed to keep your vehicle going is to have the oil and oil filter replaced. Engine oil is
Why is Your Diesel Blowing White Smoke?
Why is Your Diesel Blowing White Smoke? Are you worried about your diesel pickup truck blowing white smoke? The cause could be a problem
Do my Struts and Shocks Need Replacing? | AG Auto
I think it’s safe to say that the majority of vehicle owners prefer to have a comfortable, smooth, and quiet commute, rather than an uncomfortable,
Expert Spark Plug Replacement Services | AG Automotive
Spark plugs are one of those parts that aren’t typically a problem- until they are a problem. Depending on the type of vehicle, type of
Induction/Intake System Cleaning/Service (Gas only)
If you have noticed your vehicle has started to feel sluggish, getting worse gas mileage or slow start-ups, you might need a simple air induction
Windshield Wiper Blades (Gas & Diesel)
Nothing is more scary than when you’re casually commuting on the freeway and then all of a sudden, you find yourself caught in an unexpected
AG Auto’s Ultimate Winter Car Guide
Looking for a winter car guide? You’re in luck! Winter in the PNW brings a vast array of weather and conditions for your vehicle to
All About AWD
All-wheel drive as the name implies is a vehicle that has power going to all four wheels, all the time. Whilst driving with an AWD
Transmission Replacement Cost Guide
The Truth About Your Transmission Replacement Cost As cars age, all components will need to be replaced. Your vehicle’s fluids need to be replaced every
Get a Tune Up: the Ins and Outs
People are supposed to go to their doctor for a checkup once a year, a dentist once to twice a year, and depending on your
Where Rubber Meets The Road
TIRES! TIRES! TIRES! The essential thing needed to keep us stuck to the road. But with all the different types of tires out there like
Do You Have Bad Fuel Injectors?
The standard combustion automobile has followed the same basic combustion cycle and similar engine architecture for almost 100 years now, stemming from the original Ford
Top 10 Diesel Engines
Looking for the Most Reliable Diesel Engine? This is a highly debated topic no matter where you look. Just like any other facet of
Our Ford Repair Guide: Planning for the Basics
Ford has been on the market since 1908 with the Model T and has built a strong name for itself over the last 119+ years.
Reliable Aftermarket Parts: Are They Real?
Automotive parts can be very expensive. All kinds of parts coming from all over the world, some with complex manufacturing processes, some with high material
AC Refrigerant System Service (Gas & Diesel)
AC Refrigerant System Service (Gas & Diesel) Summer’s arrival means your vehicle’s air conditioning system is going to be under a serious strain. If you
Mechanic’s Take: Top 10 Vehicles [Updated for 2021]
Are you in the market for a new (or lightly used) car? If so, you’re in luck because our team of Portland mechanics at
How Much Does it Cost to Put a New Engine in a Car?
Your car is filled with many moving parts. The wheels allow it to travel smoothly. The brakes make it so that you can come to
How to Budget for Car Repairs
According to a new study by AAA, the average auto repair bill comes to between $500 and $600. For most Americans, this is a substantial
Prepping Your Vehicle for Fall & Winter Weather in the PNW
An improperly set up vehicle can cause more difficulty, or even danger, when driving, especially with the added risks of inclement weather. In fact, an
7 Must-See Destinations on Your Oregon Road Trip
People travel from far and wide to experience Oregon’s diverse terrain, world-renowned produce, infamous counterculture and plethora of natural wonders. In fact, more than 29
How to Find an Honest Mechanic
Starting Your Search: How to Find an Honest Mechanic When you’re driving down the road listening to your favorite playlist, and a little oddly shaped
Now Serving Both Diesel and Gas Customers!
AG Automotive is Branching Out Over the last 27 years, AG Automotive has strived for excellence in both customer service and vehicle care. With many
Many auto owners struggle to know if the right work was done the right way on their car. As a courtesy, we provide digital vehicle inspections and photos so you can quickly and easily see what our experienced, professional technicians are seeing. Overall, we go the extra mile to help you make informed decisions on the repair and maintenance plan of your vehicle, so you can drive with confidence every time you get behind the wheel.