Don’t Go Halfway On Brake Repair

September 9th, 2015
Brake Repair in Montgomery, ALSometimes we get questions about brake repair…we know everyone is trying to save a few bucks on auto repair, but there are things that you just shouldn’t skimp on. One question we sometimes hear is, “can I get by with just replacing one set of brake pads?” The answer to that is yes…and no. 
 
Simple physics shows that while braking, a vehicle’s weight transfers to the front. That’s why most older vehicles were designed with disc brakes in front and drum brakes in the rear, since disc brakes have more braking power. In fact, the front brakes do 70-75% of the work in stopping a vehicle. Think, for instance, of the way that front brakes on a bicycle respond compared to the rear brakes. Since the ...[more]
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Your Auto Repair Shop – And You

August 28th, 2015
Auto Repair in Montgomery, ALWhat is it you’re looking for in any transaction? 
 
Chances are your expectations include honesty, communications, friendly customer service, quality work and a quick turnaround. Or to sum it up with one word…integrity. 
 
At Don Duncan’s All American Automotive & Tire, integrity is exactly what we deliver. We know that there are plenty of competitors out there, including the big-box auto repair chains where you may never see the same service advisor behind the counter twice. We also know there are plenty of auto repair shops that may not be “fly-by-night,” but they can be unscrupulous in the way they deal with customers, with hidden charges and attempts to up-sell on services and auto repai ...[more]
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