Are you ASE Certified?
Yes, we have ASE Master Certified Technicians on staff.
Are you locally owned?
Express Care Auto Center is a locally owned and operated business. Owners Rathana Moua, Nate Erstad, and Michael Visker work in the business right along with their awesome staff. Come check us out, we'll make you feel like part of the family too.
Do you have convenient shuttle service?
Yes, If you need to be picked up or dropped off at your home or office, call us - we will make it happen. Plus we offer free pickup and delivery. Now that's convenient!
Do you offer same day service?
Yes, on most jobs we will have your car back the same day. Now that's service!
Do you have early bird check-in?
Need to drop off your vehicle outside our operating hours? No problem with our early bird drop off form. Print and complete the form at home, park your vehicle at our shop, leave the form in your vehicle, and place your keys in the mail slot in the office door.
Do you have complete bumper-to-bumper service for my vehicles?
Express Care Auto Center performs all major and minor Domestic/Import/European auto repairs in North Mankato and surrounding areas.
What is your warranty or guarantee?
Lifetime workmanship guarantee and 90 day - Lifetime warranty of various parts depending on manufacturer's warranty
Do you have towing to the shop?
How much do starters cost?
When it comes to replacing, knowing which one needs to be replaced will help you calculate how much you need to spend money. Contact our ASE-certified technicians today for more information about the cost of starters. Read more
How Long Does It Take To Replace A Tire?
Tire Replacing is the obviously critical task of your car and it needs to be cared and serviced regularly to keep it strong on the road. One reason why drivers don’t take time for tire service is due to busy schedules. Bring your car to your tire specialist at your preferred tire shop to replace a good tire that is good for your vehicle. The Tire replacement process shouldn’t take more than 15 to 30 minutes. Read More
What Do You Need To Know About Car AC Repair?
Car AC Repair is more important to keep your car air conditioner cool every time and it helps to diagnose the problems using special equipment to check compressor, condenser & cabin filters. It is better to get auto air conditioning service performed regularly to save time and money on emergency repairs on the road. Also, it is performed every twice a year before and after summer. Read More
Why Wheel Alignment And Balancing Is Necessary?
Wheels lose balance over time, so, meanwhile, wheel alignment and balancing are necessary to bring back your proper balance. If you are driving high speed on the road and your tire gets unbalanced, then it will begin to shake and vibrate in the steering wheel. This will finally damage your tires, your car suspension system. Every Mechanic recommended having your wheel alignment and balancing checked at least once in a year,
as when you have your tires rotated. It allows your vehicle to travel smoothly and safely on the road.Read More
How Do You Know If You Need New Tires?
Wondering about how do you know if you need new tires? The Answer is simple, as it largely depends on your driving habits, treads wear, inflation pressure, proper wheel alignment, and balancing. Taking care of this tips can extend the life of your tires significantly. Read More
How Much Does An Engine Rebuild Cost?
Most People ask a question to their mechanic about how much an engine rebuild cost. The Answer is yet simple. Most expert mechanics recommended taking care of a needed engine repair early while it is a small issue will prevent a major engine service. The Average cost of rebuilding an engine must be varying between $1500 to $3000
and about 10% to 20% of the cost of a new vehicle.Read More
How Long Does A Car Starter Last?
This is an interesting question Every vehicle owners ask their mechanics. Since there is no counter that shows the number of starts in a vehicle or number of times the alternator charges the battery. If you consider the number of times you start your vehicle per day, times the days driving in a year, times the number of years you have to possess your vehicle, you will only know how long that particular starter in that particular vehicle lasted. Most mechanics recommended that a Good Starter lasts for about 100,000 miles. Actually, we drive the car around 12500 miles a year, so it is about 8 years. With four kids and two careers, sometimes, the Minivan looks like a taxi service. So, the average of five years starts a day for 330 days a year.Read More
What Happens If You Don't Rotate Your Tires?
If your tires are worn out or either they have wear pattern, then it is strong indication of having tire rotation that keeps it safe while driving. As per expert mechanic, nearly 2/3 of the vehicles are not road-worthy because of overlooked tire service. Even bad, more fatal collisions occur, mainly during the winter months, due to missed inspections Noise, vibrations, hydroplaning, and accidents - this is what could happen if you don't rotate your tires. If you rotate your tires at the same time interval as changing the oil, it will help you to expand the lifeline of your tires. Read More