Auto Repair Advice & Technical Tips For Import Cars

Auto repairs are expensive and they seem to be particularly high for import cars. That's why auto repair advice for do-it-yourselfers is critical to help reduce auto repair bills. Here are some auto repair topics you may want to review to help you keep your auto repair costs down.

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Sizing Up BMW’s Awe-Inspiring New Luxury SUV

AutohausAZ gives you an inside look at the newest luxury SUV being released by BMW this year – the highly-anticipated, all-electric BMW iNEXT.

Sizing Up BMW’s Awe-Inspiring New Luxury SUV

A Look at the Finalists for 2019 European Car of the Year

AutohausAZ takes a look at this year’s finalists for European Car of the Year in its latest blog. Think you know who made the cut? Read this article now to find out!

A Look at the Finalists for 2019 European Car of the Year

Cars of February 2019

AutohausAZ's Customer Cars of February 2019

Cars of February 2019

How the Recent Polar Vortex Affected Electric Vehicle Owners

AutohausAZ survived the polar vortex of 2019, but what impact did the unusually frigid weather have on electric vehicle owners? Read our blog now to find out!

How the Recent Polar Vortex Affected Electric Vehicle Owners

6 Interesting Facts About Jaguars You Might Not Know

AutohausAZ wants to help you make the smartest car-buying decision possible, which is why we’ve created this simple car buyer’s guide for purchasing a used car.

6 Interesting Facts About Jaguars You Might Not Know

Car Buyers Guide: Tips for Buying A Used Car

AutohausAZ wants to help you make the smartest car-buying decision possible, which is why we’ve created this simple car buyer’s guide for purchasing a used car.

Car Buyers Guide: Tips for Buying A Used Car

AutohausAZ's Cars Of The Month - January 2019

Looking beyond just parts, AutohausAZ showcases the cars we help our loyal customers keep on the road and run like new.

AutohausAZ's Cars Of The Month - January 2019

The Smart Technology of the New BMW 3 Series

AutohausAZ brings you up to speed on all the new and captivating smart technology coming with the new BMW 3 series.

The Smart Technology of the New BMW 3 Series

The 5 Most Common Jaguar Repairs

These are the most common repair jobs you'll find owning a Jaguar, and you can get everything you need at AutohausAZ.

The 5 Most Common Jaguar Repairs

The New Audi e-tron GT - How it Sets the New Standard for EV Performance

Audi just unveiled the e-Tron GT concept at the 2018 L.A. showing it is committed to the future of EV performance and desire to make EV an option for everyone.

The New Audi e-tron GT - How it Sets the New Standard for EV Performance

Bidding Farewell to the VW Beetle

AutohausAZ wants to keep you up to date with VW news and letting you know that VW plans to discontinue the VW Beetle.

Bidding Farewell to the VW Beetle

2019 Volvo Wagon (Special Order Only)

AutohausAZ has some great insights on the 2019 Volvo V60 Wagon (special order only).

2019 Volvo Wagon

The 3 Most Frequently Replaced Auto Parts

AutohausAZ compiled a list of the 3 most frequently replaced auto parts along with some information on why they tend to need replacement the most.

The 3 Most Frequently Replaced Auto Parts

Knowing When to Replace the Springs in Your BMW

AutohausAZ wants to make sure you’re taking all the right steps to keep your BMW going strong for years to come. This includes knowing when to replace the springs on your BMW.

Knowing When to Replace the Springs in Your BMW

Investing in Winter Tires for Your BMW

Do you know if it’s worth investing in winter tires for your BMW? We have some insight on why you should and where to get great winter tires.

Investing in Winter Tires for Your BMW

The Power of the Mercedes Benz S-Class

Find out more about the Mercedes Benz S-Class. From the history to the ground breaking new technology on the horizon.

The Power of the Mercedes Benz S-Class

The U.S.-China Trade War: Will it Affect Auto Parts Prices?

AutohausAZ experts have some great insights on how the U.S. vs China trade war will have an affect on auto parts prices.

The U.S.-China Trade War: Will it Affect Auto Parts Prices?

Brake Safety- ECE R90

AutohausAZ has a great article about the ECE R90 brake pads and why they might be the best choice for your vehicle.

Brake Safety- ECE R90

3 Vehicle Repairs to Make ASAP or You May Get Pulled Over

AutohausAZ has a list of the 3 vehicle repairs to make ASAP so you don’t get pulled over. Learn more about these 3 repairs.

3 Vehicle Repairs to Make ASAP or You May Get Pulled Over

Stats Worth Knowing About the New Mercedes-Benz A-Class

AutohausAZ has put together a great article that lists the stats worth knowing about the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

Stats Worth Knowing About the New Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Mercedes-Benz EQC vs. Tesla Model X: Battle of the Electric SUVs

AutohausAZ has all the information you need to fairly compare the Mercedes-Benz EQC and the Tesla Model X in a Battle of the Electric SUVs. Get all the details.

Mercedes-Benz EQC vs. Tesla Model X: Battle of the Electric SUVs

Adding ZDP to Your Engine Oil? What You Need to Know

AutohausAZ has great information for you if you’re adding ZDP to your engine oil and what you will need to know. To learn more about ZDP and the benefits of using it in your oil.

Adding ZDP to Your Engine Oil? What You Need to Know

How to Change the Oil in Your Volkswagen Vehicle

AutohausAZ wants to make sure you’re treating your car right by breaking down how to properly change the oil in your Volkswagen vehicle. To read the full article now.

How to Change the Oil in Your Volkswagen Vehicle

Understanding EGR - How Exhaust Gas Recirculation Works

Emissions systems in today's vehicles are more complicated and effective than ever before, including Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) which helps reuse exhaust. See how it helps reduce harmful emissions.

Understanding EGR - How Exhaust Gas Recirculation Works

Volvo’s History of Safety Innovations

Volvo has been the pioneer of automotive safety for generations. The Swedish brand has become synonymous with the words safety, quality, and reliability.

Volvo’s History of Safety Innovations

The Evolution of the Iconic Porsche 911

The Porsche 911 is one of the most widely-recognized sports cars in history. Find out more about it's evolution.

The Evolution of the Iconic Porsche 911

Automotive Lighting

Since the dawn of the automobile, manufacturers have been striving to improve nighttime visibility by adding lighting to vehicles. Learn how the automotive lighting industry has evolved.

Automotive Lighting

6 Important Tips to Remember When Buying a Used Luxury Car

Luxury vehicles are advanced pieces of machinery. Find out what you need to know before you buy one.

6 Important Tips to Remember When Buying a Used Luxury Car

5 Reasons You Should Shop at AutohausAZ

There are lots of places to shop for auto parts, see why AutohausAZ should be your one stop for all your auto parts needs.

5 Reasons You Should Shop at AutohausAZ

What makes Zimmermann special?

Is it time for you to make the upgrade to Zimmermann rotors and brake pads?

What makes Zimmermann special?

7 Interesting Facts About BMW

The history of BMW, arguably one of the best-known German car manufacturers in the world, includes surprising and interesting junctures.

7 Interesting Facts About BMW

3 Facts You May Not Have Know About Mercedes-Benz

How did Mercedes-Benz get it's name? What revolutionary technology did they pioneer? Find that and more here.

3 Facts You May Not Have Know About Mercedes-Benz

4 Tips for Fixing the AC in Your Volvo

Stay cool this summer with these tips to keep your Volvo's AC running

4 Tips for Fixing the AC in Your Volvo

The Electric Volkswagen I.D.R. Is the Fastest Car to Ever Climb Pikes Peak

Pikes Peak historic hillclimb and the record-shattering performance put on by Romain Dumas, driver of the new Volkswagen I.D.R.

The Electric Volkswagen I.D.R. Is the Fastest Car to Ever Climb Pikes Peak

5 Tools Every DIY Car Nut Should Own

Socket Set, Pliers and Wire cutters, and more. Find out what you need for your DIY projects.

5 Tools Every DIY Car Nut Should Own

DIY Car Repair

Understanding DIY Car Repair for Modern Vehicles

DIY Car Repair - AAZ Blog

Spotlight on Spyders

Spotlight On Spyders

Spotlight on Spyders - AAZ Blog

Auto Air Conditioning

Common Problems and Replacement Parts

Auto Air Conditioning - AAZ Blog

OEM, OE, and Aftermarket Parts

Automotive Parts: Comparing OE, OEM and Aftermarket Components

OEM, OE, and Aftermarket Parts - AAZ Blog
Auto Repair Advice & Technical Tips

Auto Repair Advice & Technical Tips

Troubleshooting Noises From Your Import Car

Troubleshooting those weird noises coming from your car can help you determine....


Oxygen Sensors Are a Critical Key to Passing Emissions

Automotive exhaust emissions are everyone's concern because we all breathe....


Know Your Vin & Get Exactly The Right Auto Repair Parts Every Time

Vehicle identification numbers (also called VINs) are critical pieces of information....


Spark Your Car's Performance - Use the Proper Spark Plugs & Spark Plug Wires

Keeping your engine operating at peak performance nowadays can require an....


How To Diagnose Needed Repairs

Oil pressure light flickering? Engine knock? Both? Major repair problem....


Understanding Your Import Car’s Electric System

Today's auto electrical systems are getting more intricate and are stressing....


Brake Repair

Brake Repairs Needed? Don't Take Chances With Your Brakes....


Driving Tips to Prevent Unnecessary Wear on Your Vehicle

While your vehicle may seem indestructible, over time, parts of it can become worn and damaged. See how you can prevent unnecessary wear.


Cooling System Repair

Cooling System Repairs It's Easy to Prevent Breakdowns BEFORE They Happen....


Fuel Pumps & Fuel Injection Repairs

The electric fuel pump is the heart of every electronic fuel injection system....


Tips To Save On Auto Parts

Auto parts shopping - particularly for import cars - can be very difficult....


Tuneup & Auto Maintenance Tips

Tuneup - an old-fashioned maintenance term that's nearly non-existent today....


Replacing Wiper Blades

Are you as conscientious about your windshield wipers as you are about your....


Perform Monthly Car Maintenance & Keep Auto Repair Costs Way Down

The days of the full-service gas station are gone, and modern cars can....


Top Tips to Improve Fuel Efficiency

In today's world, fuel efficiency is becoming a higher and higher priority....


Bosch Icon Wiper Blades Provide Cleanest Windshields Ever

It's critical that you be as conscientious about your windshield wipers....


Steering Systems and Suspension Systems

The steering and suspension systems of a car are not only important for safety reasons....


Gas Pump Tricks You Can Use to Save Money on Fuel

With today's high gas prices, we're all looking for any way we can to save mone....


Is Your Car Ready for Winter?

Taking care of your car is important all year long, but there are certain auto maintenance....


Global Environmental Laws Limit Spare Parts Availability

How can environmental regulations in Europe possibly affect whether or not you can....


Timing Belt Replacement

he use of a timing belt in place of a timing chain has been around for decades....


Safety Checklist

Many of us take for granted that our cars will start for us in the morning and get us to where....


Repair & Car Care Tips Archives

AutohausAZ keeps you informed of the latest auto repair and car care tips to keep your import car running and looking great through Import Auto News - a place where you and other do-it-yourselfers can share your car repair secrets and successes.

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