Month: December 2021

Honest automotive repair near Thornton

Trip Inspections at MOUNTAIN VIEW AUTOMOTIVE in Thornton

A lot of Thornton drivers wonder about how to prepare their vehicles for a trip. That’s a big deal. You could be driving through Colorado mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas so you may be anxious to know that the car is up to the task and won’t leave you stranded. Thornton drivers…
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Brake repair by Mountain View Automotive

That Sinking Feeling (Suspension Failure)

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of driving down the road and, suddenly, the back end of your vehicle collapses. A possible cause is that something in your suspension has broken.  Suspension components gradually wear out – you may not even notice the ride and handling slowly getting worse.  But a sudden failure is unnerving…
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Differential repair and servicing in Thornton, CO

Differential Service

When you take a corner in your car, the outside wheels have a slightly longer distance to go than the inside wheels.  That means that the outside wheels must turn a bit faster than the inside.  The piece of mechanical wizardry that makes this possible is called the differential. The differential allows the drive wheels…
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