Automotive News - Auto Repair & Mechanic in Chandler Arizona

Allergy Proofing Your Car

AH-CHOO! Our fearless leader, Frank Butkus-Leutz, hopes this segment on 3TV Phoenix’s Good Morning Arizona with anchor, Jaime Cerreta, helps all of you who are dealing with these nasty allergies this Spring! Keep it clean, people!
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2017 Final Four Car Care Tips

Watching the Final Four? Well, you will want to watch Frank Butkus-Leutz as he checked in with 3TV Phoenix to give his Final Four Car Care Tips to become vehicular champions! Originally aired on KTVK Channel 3 Arizona.
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Brake Adjustment 55 Cadillac Eldorado

It is always great to take a break from all the fancy of technology and just take some time enjoying the beauty of a classic. The 55 Cadillac Eldorado has been kept up over the years and mechanically looks awesome. A slight brake pedal fade requires a brake adjustment at all 4 wheels. As brake dust can cause some brake Continue Reading
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Bad Driving Habits

Bad driving habits will cost you money. Heavy aggressive driving can cause your vehicle to break down parts earlier then intended. Watch for these signs including broken engine mounts, bad catalytic converter, worn spark plugs and brake pads. Frank Leutz with Desert Car Care gives tips to keep your vehicle running properly. Originally aired on ABC15 Arizona.
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How to Diagnose Car Running Rough

A car running rough can be tricky to diagnose. On this episode we reveal a common source of faults that can cause a rough idle or at times a stalling condition, and how to easily diagnose utilizing a smoke tester. Great Smoke Tester if you will be testing many vehicles (Professional Use) : http://amzn.to/2jm51ol Smoke tester (inexpensive) : http://amzn.to/2iuX8so Be Continue Reading
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Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

THANK YOU CHANDLER POLICE DEPARTMENT! We are taking the LEAD and joining C.O.P.S. for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day January 9th, 2017. For your service to our community, all officers who come in and present their badge will receive a two for one oil change which includes 5w20 semi-synthetic oil and filter, a $45 value, and a free alignment check, a Continue Reading
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Toyota No Power

We dive in to the Toyota Prius that came in originally with a lack of power when accelerating. After discussions with the owner of the vehicle and recent repair history, we discovered an interesting situation. After elsewhere repaired an exhaust leak at the exhaust donut, the vehicle started to exhibit a serious symptom of no power when accelerating. We determined Continue Reading
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