Las Vegas Auto Repair

Yearly Archives: 2020

Wheel Alignment in Las Vegas, NV

Here at German Motors, we are here to assist when you find yourself in need of a wheel alignment in Las Vegas NV. While a wheel alignment service may seem like a simple one, not every shop uses the best equipment in the industry to perform their alignments which can hinder the accuracy of the service. At German Motors, we use the Hunter HawkEye Alignment equipment which is regarded as the best wheel alignment tool available.  The Hunter HawkEye Alignment machine is the fastest and most accurate alignment tool on the market today. It uses precise cameras and computer technology to adjust your vehicle's wheel alignment angles to the exact manufacturer recommendations with complete accuracy. Additionally, the equipment can read your vehicle's current alignment in less than 70 seconds, compared to the standard alignment equipment at 4 minutes. This helps our mechanics work faster and get your service completed in a timely manner.  Proper wheel alignment is so important ... read more

What are the Symptoms of a Bad Catalytic Converter?

What are the Symptoms of a Bad Catalytic Converter?

Every vehicle requires a catalytic converter to take the harmful gases that our vehicles emit and convert them into less harmful gases before they are released into the air. A failing catalytic converter is typically the cause of a failed vehicle omissions test because it is necessary to protecting our environment and our passengers from harmful gases.  If a catalytic converter is failing, it is important to have it repaired as soon as possible because it can be extremely harmful to you and your passengers and begin to cause problems to the engine. The following are symptoms of a bad catalytic converter:  Engine misfires A lack in engine or vehicle performance Loss of power during acceleration  Thick/dark smoke coming from exhaust Vehicle fails emissions test Smell of rotten eggs while driving Check engine warning light has turned on Decreased fuel efficiency  As soon as you notice any of the symptoms listed above, give us a call or stop by German Motors. W ... read more