Suspension Problems in Squamish?
As you can imagine, if most of your driving is on smooth British Columbia highways, your vehicle shock absorbers will last a lot longer than if you do most of your driving on bumpy Squamish roads or hauling heavy loads.Read more
Important Things to Know About the Cost of Auto Repair
Profit margins are a lot narrower than many people imagine. Cars are far more complex, thus the tools and diagnostic equipment are also more complicated and . Diagnosing why your Check Engine light is on may require a machine that costs 18k. Ask a senior technician how much he/she has invested in tools, initial education and ongoing training.Read more
Behind the Wobble
There’s no denying that the so-called ‘death wobble’ has affected thousands of 4X4 solid front-axle pickup trucks. “It can get pretty ugly,” says Noel Kohen, owner of Newport Auto in Squamish BC. “It’s not a myth. You can really lose control of the vehicle.” Noel Koehn, Owner of Newport Auto interviewed by Canadian Technician Magazine […]Read more
Newport iPod Draw Winner
Throughout the year Newport Auto Inc. holds ipod draws. In August 2011 the Newport Auto ad in the Squamish Chief asked readers to like Newport Auto on Facebook (see link on our home page) to be entered in a draw to win an ipod Nano. Out of 48 entries Rob Knight was drawn by Jason Gray on […]Read more