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Welcome to Aurora AutoPros’ blog! We post at least one new entry per month, usually concerned with some aspect of auto repair. As our auto mechanics encounter new issues and challenges, we pass on what we’ve learned to our customers. Our topics range from tips for driving to advice on dealing with weather changes to happenings and events in Aurora & the Denver metro area.

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Road Trip Ready: Top Fuel Efficiency Tips to Maximize Your Journey

Road Trip Ready: Top Fuel Efficiency Tips to Maximize Your Journey

Photo by Anja On Unsplash Embarking on a road trip is an exciting adventure, and with the right knowledge, you can take control of your vehicle's fuel efficiency. Long distances, varied terrains, and unpredictable driving conditions can all contribute to increased fuel consumption. But fear not, here are some practical tips to empower you to get the most miles out of every gallon on your next road trip, especially if you're setting out from Aurora and exploring the beautiful landscapes of Colorado. 1. Plan Your Route Wisely One of the simplest ways to save fuel is by planning your route in advance. Use GPS apps that provide real-time traffic updates and suggest the most fuel-efficient routes. Avoiding traffic jams, road construction, and unnecessary detours can significantly reduce fuel consumption. For those traveling through the Denver metr ... read more

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What Is the Impact of Spring Weather on Your Brakes?

What Is the Impact of Spring Weather on Your Brakes?

What Is the Impact of Spring Weather on Your Brakes? As winter's cold embraces spring's warmth, many of us eagerly anticipate the blossoming of flowers, the return of birdsong, and the chance to roll down our windows and feel the breeze. However, amidst the excitement of spring, it's crucial not to overlook the impact that this change in weather can have on our vehicles, particularly on one of the most critical components–our brakes.   At Aurora AutoPros, we understand the importance of keeping your vehicle safe and roadworthy throughout the year, and we are here to shed light on how spring weather affects your brakes and what steps you can take to ensure they remain in optimal condition. Understanding the Impact The seasonal changes in the spring can affect how well your brakes perform. One of the most significant fa ... read more

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Unlocking the Mystery: Understanding Common Car Issues and How to Address Them

Unlocking the Mystery: Understanding Common Car Issues and How to Address Them

Photo by Nima Sarram on Unsplash Unlocking the Mystery: Understanding Common Car Issues and How to Address Them As car owners, we've all experienced that sinking feeling when a strange noise emanates from under the hood or a warning light suddenly illuminates on the dashboard. It's easy to feel overwhelmed and uncertain about what these issues might indicate and how to address them.   In this blog post, we'll delve into some of the most prevalent car issues drivers encounter, shedding light on what they might signify and offering guidance on how to tackle them with confidence.   At Aurora AutoPros, we pride ourselves on our commitment to exceptional service, integrity, and transparency. With over 30 years of experience in the auto repair industry, our team of skilled mechanics combines expertise with a dedication to providing personalized care for each custo ... read more

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Aurora AutoPros: FAQs for Boosting Your Car's Fuel Efficiency

Aurora AutoPros: FAQs for Boosting Your Car's Fuel Efficiency

Photo by Jean G.  On Unsplash Aurora AutoPros: FAQs for Boosting Your Car's Fuel Efficiency Rev up your engines and join us on a journey to fuel efficiency excellence! At Aurora AutoPros, we're not just about fixing cars; we're on a mission to empower car owners with the knowledge that enhances their driving experience.    Today, let's delve into a topic at the core of every driver's concern – fuel efficiency. We're diving deep into the frequently asked questions about boosting your car's fuel efficiency. From fine-tuning driving habits to decoding the secrets of fuel additives, our blog is your road map to a more efficient and cost-effective ride. Unraveling the Secrets of Fuel Efficie ... read more

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7 Mistakes to Avoid When Driving in Snowy Weather

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Driving in Snowy Weather

Photo by Laura Seaman On Unsplash 7 Mistakes to Avoid When Driving in Snowy Weather Wintertime can be a beautiful season, but it comes with its unique challenges for drivers. When we have new-to-Colorado customers in at the shop, we often get asked about our driving Do’s and Don’ts.    We have quite a few blogs on the do’s of driving in the winter (such as this one on driving tips for Aurora residents and this one for new Colorado residents), but less on what not to do. As expert auto technicians at Aurora AutoPros, CO, we are thrilled to share some valuable in ... read more

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Winter Car Care Tips: Keeping Your Vehicle Safe on Aurora's Snowy Roads

Winter Car Care Tips: Keeping Your Vehicle Safe on Aurora's Snowy Roads

Photo by Francois Olwage On Unsplash Winter Car Care Tips: Keeping Your Vehicle Safe on Aurora's Snowy Roads Winter in Aurora brings picturesque landscapes, but it also ushers in challenges for car owners. The icy roads and heavy snowfall can make driving treacherous. To ensure your safety and keep your vehicle in top shape during this season, we've put together some valuable winter car care tips. Plus, you can count on Aurora AutoPros for a range of services tailored to keep your vehicle running smoothly during the cold months. 1. Tire Maintenance Winter tires or not, your vehicle's tires are the first line of defense against slippery roads. Keep them in optimal condition by rotating and balancing them. This will help maintain even tread wear, improving traction and extending tire life. At Aurora Aut ... read more

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Playlist For Your Roadtrip

Playlist For Your Roadtrip

Photo by Paje Victoria On Unsplash Playlist For Your Roadtrip Are you heading to your grandmother's house for Thanksgiving over the river and through the woods? The open road, the changing landscapes, and the epic playlist that sets the mood— we all know the exhilaration of embarking on a road trip. But have you ever thought about blending two essential parts of your journey: your road trip playlist and your car's maintenance? Yes, you read that right!    At Aurora AutoPros, we believe in blending the fun with the fun. So, why curate a playlist that not only provides the backdrop to your journey but also serves as a reminder of the importance of prevention and maintenance for your trusty vehicle? Here's our take on a road trip playlist that ensures your car remains in tip-top shape, just like your favorite tunes ... read more

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Back to School Rituals: Get Your Car and Family in Gear!

Back to School Rituals: Get Your Car and Family in Gear!

Photo by Moren on Unsplash   Remember the days of carrying your little one into the car, buckling them up, and checking their car seat three or four times before driving off? Even if your kids are old enough to buckle themselves in, there’s a lot of routine and ritual behind your driving. Your car is a means of getting to where you need to go, but we believe they’re much more than that here at Aurora AutoPros.    The school year is beckoning, and we thought we’d make our favorite back-to-school rituals the driver of this month's blog. We've got some car-focused rituals that will have you and your kids cruising through the school year with ease! 1. Post Pick-up Gas Check: Fuel Up for Awesome Adventures! Picture this: you've finally got all the kids in the car, it looks like you’ll make it right in time for the first bell, and just as yo ... read more

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