Sweet Suspension

April 5th, 2021 by

Types of Vehicle Suspensions Haver’s Auto Repair in Omaha, Nebraska, knows perspectives change as you age. Take “suspension” for instance. When you were a kid, suspension was a really bad thing, meaning you had been dismissed from school for poor behavior. Similarly, you learned quickly in Driver’s Education that traffic offenses could lead to a

How Your Brakes Work

February 2nd, 2021 by

Break for Brakes! In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, most of us take our transportion for granted. We mindlessly assume the vehicle will crank to get us to work. We feel certain the car will zoom along smoothly at top speed as we get the kids to soccer practice. We know the auto

Smooth Sailing…On the Road

December 2nd, 2020 by

Major Vehicle Suspension Components and Functions Most of us are familiar with the term “smooth sailing”, indicating that everything is okay and the passage is pleasant. That’s what you want from your car — only applied to a road, not water. Let’s be real. The suspension system is hidden away underneath the sleek paint job

When to Get a Tune-Up

February 12th, 2020 by

What Are The Signs You Need A Tune-Up? Some vehicle performance issues are obvious, while others are much more difficult to spot. If you’re concerned about the performance of your vehicle, check out these top signs that you may be due for a tune-up. Learn how you can receive affordable and comprehensive automotive services in

6 Common Suspension Problems

February 5th, 2020 by

What To Keep An Eye On Your vehicle’s suspension is designed to sustain a comfortable and controlled driving experience by maximizing the friction between the roadway and the tires and reducing shock. While all encompassed under the title of suspension, this critical system is made up of several components that work in tandem to provide

Why Routine Maintenance is Important

September 30th, 2019 by

Avoid These Problems One of the most important things anyone can do for their vehicle is take it in to a professional for routine maintenance. Frequent check-ups will reduce the likelihood of serious problems developing in your vehicle prematurely. It also ensures you will be able to keep driving your car for some time to

The Importance of Brake Pads

September 27th, 2019 by

Brake Pad Thickness The reason your vehicle can slow down when you want it to is due to various components located within the brake system. When you step on the pedal, the brake disc and pad create friction, which leads to the wheels slowing down. You do not want to be out on the road

Signs You Need Suspension Repair

June 26th, 2019 by

Is Your Suspension Healthy? The best way to avoid serious car repairs is before they are needed. Catching problems before complex damage occurs is how drivers can save money on repairs and avoid stressful breakdowns. But how can they tell when a problem is on the rise? Keen drivers will notice changes in their vehicle’s

Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

June 19th, 2019 by

What Happened to My Car? Haver’s Auto Repair on West Center Road in Omaha, Nebraska frequently helps drivers with check engine light service. We hear their questions all the time. “Why is my check engine light on?” “What happened to my car since I last drove it?” We understand their confusion. One moment, they are