Preventative Maintenance for Safety and Longevity

As vehicle technology has advanced, the average age of vehicles on the road has risen. The average age of vehicles is more than 11.5 years! While this is very happy news that owners are able to get more use and miles out of their vehicles, the discussion on long term maintenance is becoming more and […]

Dealerships Vs Independent Repair Shops

When it comes time to service your vehicle, you want it to be fast, affordable, convenient, and high quality. You have the option to take it to either an independently owned shop or a dealership. With a dealership, you’re looking at stiff rates and a by-the-book approach. A recent survey conducted by found that […]

What To Do When Your Car Starts To Overheat

It’s summer and it is getting HOT out there. Vehicle and engine overheating is common and when it happens, you need to do something about it RIGHT AWAY. As soon as your engine starts overheating, there are a couple steps you need to take immediately to minimize potential damage. Immediately turn off the A/C, turn […]

Recirc Button – What The Heck Is It And What Does It Do?

Whenever you turn on the A/C or heater in your car, you have 2 options – “fresh air” or “recirculation” mode. Although almost every vehicle comes with these options, the majority of drivers are completely unaware of when to use which – or what the recirculation button even is! When hit, the recirculation button closes […]

When Do My Car Fluids Need Changed?

A vehicle’s engine and working parts are truly a wonder that we often take for granted. It takes several moving parts with varying temperatures, chemicals, and air flow to get your vehicle moving and to keep it in the best shape possible. Regularly replacing your vehicle’s fluids at the proper intervals will greatly extend the […]

Describing the Noises Your Vehicle Makes to a Mechanic

Vehicles make a lot of strange noises – some of them good, some of them great, and some of them very, very bad. When you bring your car into World Class Auto in American Fork, your Main Street mechanic, our goal is to learn exactly what is wrong so that we can repair it as […]

Why Pay Mechanics for Diagnostics?

Have you ever been to the doctor? Most of us have. Have you ever had the experience where it took the doctor several tries to finally figure out the root cause of what was wrong with you? Frustrating and time-consuming, right? We’ve all heard stories about people being treated for symptoms, only to find out […]

Why Won’t My Car Start?

Getting in your car and turning the key or pushing the ignition only to find that your car won’t start is one of the worst feelings there is. The complexities of modern day vehicles and the high variability amongst vehicles means there could be a million different reasons behind why your car won’t start. However, […]

Tips for Driving in the Snow

When your car goes into a skid and the panic sets in, people tend to forget everything they’ve ever learned and their body defaults to its highest level of training. Here are a couple of things to keep in mind and to practice so that when the moment hits, you’re prepared to avoid veering into […]

Is It Time To Replace Your Tires?

There are a lot of factors to take into consideration and a lot of questions to ask before buying new tires. We’ll help you simplify the process with a simple checklist to help you find the right tires for your vehicle. When should I replace my tires? The first thing you need to look at […]