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From a simple oil change to an engine overhaul, we’ve got top-of-the-line equipment and highly trained experts in every area of auto repair and maintenance from bumper to bumper. We can patch up your tire or replace your entire cooling system, and we do all of it, every day, with integrity and grace, confident in the knowledge that we’re helping out a friend, a neighbor, a family member. 12th Street Auto Repair is truly in the business of serving our community. Click through our menu to find detailed descriptions of the services we provide. And if for some reason you don’t find what you’re looking for, call and talk to one of our specialists today. You can trust that if it’s auto related, we can handle it, and we can handle it well, getting you back on the road safe and smiling.

Auto Services

Especially in extreme weather shifts like we experience in the Midwest, you should be checking and servicing your air conditioning and heating every season. 12th Street Auto makes this routine check for you as a matter of prevention. That way you can avoid potentially costly repairs.

The battery is the life of your car and very easy to maintain and replace if necessary. Let 12th Street Auto keep your battery healthy, which will keep it functioning much longer, helping you stay safe and steady on the road. When the time does come for replacement, we can make that process easy and affordable for you.

Belts and hoses are part of the integral system of your automobile. They need to be replaced regularly and repaired quickly, which is not only a simple fix but also an affordable one. Staying on top of your routine belt and hose replacement will save you potentially thousands of dollars in needless repairs over the life of your vehicle. Let us save you that money.

The nice thing about brakes is that they will last a long while. When the time eventually comes to replace your brakes or pads, or both, 12th Street Auto makes sure you get quality products and services to get you back on the road for another long while.

Your cooling system keeps your engine from overheating, one of the most unfortunate incidents to have in a car out on the street on a hot summer day.  Your engine’s cooling system should be checked regularly to avoid overheating, which can be unpredictable and lead to costly repairs. Bring your vehicle into 12th Street Auto for a checkup today.

Your drivelines will keep your car on the straight and narrow, literally. It is easy to keep your drivelines in order, but it gets more difficult and leads to additional challenges when not taken care of earlier on. 12th Street Auto wants you safe on the road, which means aligned drivelines. Bring your car in to have your drivelines straightened out.

Engine repairs are often the most dreaded by anyone with a car, but they don’t have to be. With proper, prompt care and treatment of your engine – like paying attention to your check engine lights and getting regular service on your vehicle – you can avoid major damage, and save a ton of money. In any event, 12th Street Auto is here to service and repair your engine no matter how small or extensive the issue, and we will make sure it doesn’t break your bank account.

No one wants a noisy car chugging down the road because of poor emissions or a broken or lost muffler. Bring your car into 12th Street Auto, and we’ll get your exhaust system in order, making sure your car breathes easy and that it can pass your emissions test.

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You’ve probably been hearing it since you got your first 3 months or 3,000 miles for regular oil changes. While that is a good rule of thumb, it may not be necessary, depending on your vehicle. Bring your car into 12th Street Auto and we’ll get you on a regular service schedule that works for you, your drive schedule, and your car.

Nothing is worse than taking one hand off the wheel and having your car veer right or left. This happens because your car is out of alignment, and it can be very serious in cases of accidents on the road. Your suspension, steering, and alignment should be checked yearly. We can take care of that for you.

Tire Installation can be expensive and time-consuming, but it doesn’t have to be. 12th Street Auto works with a number of vendors from top-of-the-line to very affordable while still keeping you safe. Bring your car in to have your tires checked for replacement. We’ll make it work for you and your car.

You don’t always have to replace a whole tire, or a set of tires because of a flat. Bring your car into 12th Street Auto and we will repair a simple nail in the tread or minor damage. You can trust we want to get you back out on the road with as little effort and pain for you as possible.

Your tires should be rotated as often as your oil is changed. Let us take care of both for you at the same time. At 12th Street Auto we can set up a schedule that works for you to keep your car serviced from end to end affordably and safely, so you feel good every time you get in your car.

Your transmission requires regular flushing and replacement to make sure your gears shift smoothly and easily. 12th Street Auto will happily service your transmission and make this process simple and affordable, to keep you shifting into high gear on the road with confidence.

Tune-ups for your car are essential to its maintenance, just like with your body. Your parts need to be checked, flushed, and replaced to keep your car going safely and smoothly for the full length of its life. Tune-ups on a schedule will save you thousands of dollars in costly and unnecessary repairs down the road.

Just like suspension, wheel alignments are important to keep your car safe on the road. In the event of an accident, a car out of alignment is in much greater trouble than one fully aligned. Every time you hit a curb or get into a fender bender, your car shifts out of alignment a bit. Come on into 12th Street Auto, and let us keep you on the straight and narrow.

Your exhaust system is essential to the health of your car as it pipes toxic gases and fumes away from your internal combustion engine. Servicing your exhaust regularly is an important part of maintenance that can save your car and potentially, your life.  12th Street Auto is happy to do the job for you.

For the high-end fancy exhaust system lovers out there, we’ve got what you’re looking for. We offer Vogue Performance exhaust system set up, checkup, and repair. Bring your car into 12th Street Auto today.

Transmission replacement does not have to cost you an arm and a leg. Call 12th Street Auto today and we can take a look at your vehicle, provide you with a quote, and even discuss financing. The bottom line is that we want you on the road safe. We’ll find a way to make that happen.

Every car needs a radiator, and we sell the full range of radiators to keep your engine cool. Come into 12th Street Auto to meet with a member of our sales team to discuss the radiator that is best for your car and your pocketbook. Once you’ve picked out one that’s right for you, we’ll schedule the installation in our shop at your convenience.

The front end of your car is made up of several small components, and even one of them out of place will slowly pull all the rest out of place as well, causing your front end to come out of alignment. 12th Street Auto is fully equipped to get your front end back into alignment and back on the road safely. Call today for an appointment.

One of the most expensive and time-consuming jobs you can do on a car is replacing the engine. In fact, it’s often easier to simply replace the whole vehicle. But not always. 12th Street Auto will help you make the decision best for you, for your car, and for your wallet. Call today for an appointment to get a free quote.

Technology is amazing and has brought us major advancements, many of which are now in our cars today. But one little electrical blip can be frustrating for a driver unfamiliar with your own electrical system. 12th Street Auto is prepared to fix all electrical issues in your car, big and small. Come in to see us today to discuss your electrical service.

So many little lights and warnings on your dashboard. They can be difficult to interpret and even more difficult to understand how to fix. 12th Street Auto offers full service computerized diagnostics. We’ll tell you what’s going on and how to fix it.

We’ve got the equipment in our shop at 12th Street Auto to talk to the computer in your car. So if you feel like something is off, or your check engine light has come on, call us today for an appointment, and we’ll have a diagnostic discussion with your car.

Napa Service Assistant

You don’t have to be an expert to know that preventive maintenance is the best way to make sure your vehicle is running properly. Use our interactive vehicle tool to learn about the maintenance and services your NAPA AutoCare Center can provide.

Napa Interactive Maintenance Tool