Month: April 2020

Mountain View Automotive Shop Interior

Tips on TPS (The Throttle Position Sensor)

When you step on the accelerator, you expect your vehicle to speed up, not slow down.  But, what if it doesn’t?  That can be a big problem. The answer may be a problem with the sensor that helps your vehicle determine that the proper mix of air and fuel for your engine.  It’s called the…
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Trusted Auto care in Thornton, CO

Engine Air Filter Basics for Thornton

Today in the Mountain View Automotive car care blog, we want to talk about your engine air filter. That’s the filter that cleans the air before it’s burned in your engine. Thornton residents wonder how often they should change their engine air filter. The simple answer is: when it’s dirty. That’s a function of how…
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Auto tune up service by Mountain View Automotive

Mountain View Automotive Tech Question on Engine Failure

Tech Question: I’m Collins of Thornton. I had my engine go out and had to have it completely re-done at Mountain View Automotive in Thornton. What could I have done to prevent this? Tech Answer: You’ve got to feel for Collins: an expensive major engine rebuild is pretty extreme. It’s a tough situation to be…
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Mountain View Automotive Shop Interior

Trust the Service Center Procedures at Mountain View Automotive

It’s comforting for Thornton drivers to know that Mountain View Automotive has exacting standards and procedures for taking care of your car. There are inspection procedures and auto service procedures. When Thornton drivers come in for a routine service like an oil change, our technicians will give things the once over. They look to see…
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