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Cheap Parts Don’t Cut It and Warranties Matter

car parts At A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL, we’re in the business of quality. Quality work, quality parts, and quality service keep a business going. Here is a quick rundown on why it’s important to install components that will perform reliably, and keep you taken care of in the event that they don’t.

Choosing Tires Takes Some Time

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A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center is the leader in Gadsden, AL for the selection and service in your tires. Our A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center auto shop staff will take the time to educate you on what tire to look for to suit your needs.

Could That Noise Be Your Suspension Bushings?

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At A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL, we understand how frustrating it is when your vehicle makes mysterious noises that it shouldn’t be making. Here’s a rundown on suspension bushings, to help you figure out what that sound is you keep hearing.

How Potholes Damage Your Vehicle

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Hitting a pothole always hurts - you may not be sure exactly what happens when you hit a pothole, but you can tell it’s not good for your car, truck, or SUV. Here are issues caused by potholes, and what to watch out for if you hit a really rough one, from A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL.

Keep Your Ball Joints in Working Order

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You’re Chevrolet, Ford, or Ram diesel pickup is a heavy-duty machine, designed to tackle all kinds of situations. The ball joints that connect your suspension to the rest of the truck are under a tremendous amount of strain, both on and off-road - it’s important to keep an eye on them, and make sure they’re in proper working order. Here’s how to gauge the condition of your ball joints, from the professionals at A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL.

New Rims - reading measurements and why they matter

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At A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL, we’re focused on keeping your car, truck, or SUV running well - but we’re here to keep it looking good too. Here’s some information on wheel sizing, to help you make sure your new wheels will fit your vehicle.

Steering and Suspension for Your Truck

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Whether your diesel pickup is a Dodge, Chevrolet, or Ford, it’s undoubtedly a well-made, heavy-duty machine. However, when an issue does arise, trust A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden to keep you on the road.

Taking Care of Your 4WD

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Four-wheel and all-wheel drive vehicles are becoming very popular. While they have some practical advantages they do require different maintenance techniques. Your vehicle has to be ready to take on the challenges of your driving style or terrain in the area and in order to keep those service bills down and avoid any costly repairs it's important to be pro-active. Here is everything you need to know about your four-wheel-drive truck as well as some of the things our technicians at A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL check every time you visit our shop to ensure we take care of any issue you might have.

What Is A CV Axle?

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You may have heard the term CV axle before in reference to your car but aren’t entirely sure what it means. Here’s your answer, from A1 Automotive Auto Repair Center in Gadsden, AL, as well as a guide to determining if yours need replacement.

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