Escondido Auto Repair Blog

Cooling System Repairs for Cars and Trucks

Nothing Affects Reliability More Than Cooling On par with a reliable battery and charging system, nothing affects the reliability of the car or truck you drive more than a working cooling system. The cooling system consists of a cooling fan, water pump, thermostat, radiator, heater core, heater valve, and various other parts that primarily work […]

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Auto Air Conditioning Service

Auto Air Conditioners Should Be Checked Each Season Car air conditioning systems promote a comfortable cabin interior and help prevent driver fatigue. During normal vehicle operation, a substantial amount of heat is created by the engine and exterior contributors like the road and sun. Your vehicle’s AC system is responsible for cooling, purifying, and circulating […]

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Smog Test and Repair Station

When your car comes due for your next smog test, bring your vehicle to the local STAR certified smog station that has your best interest in mind: Escondido Auto Tech. We are a full-service auto repair shop right here in Escondido that has been providing everything from oil changes and brake repair to smog testing […]

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Automotive Diagnostics

Figuring out whats wrong with your car is best left to the professionals. At EAT auto, our use of state of the art computer diagnostic equipment keeps us a step ahead of the game, and allows you to keep your automobile in the best shape possible. We know that your car is a very Important […]

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Regular Periodic Auto Maintenance

It’s important to maintain your car, whether new, still under warranty, or a car that’s a bit older. Most people would rather complete the required factory recommended maintenance items without high dealer prices. There is a myth perpetuated by the car dealers that new cars must be serviced at the dealership during the factory warranty […]

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Auto Electric Troubleshooting

  Auto electric issues can be tricky to track down. Let the professionals at Escondido Auto Tech get your car back in perfect operating condition. Our auto electrical specialists  know that every year the technology for the electrical system in your auto becomes increasingly more complicated. There are a wide arrange of electronic components in […]

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Servicing Your Diesel Powered Car

There are some key differences in how your diesel car operates, and so the maintenance required is somewhat different than a gas internal combustion engine. EAT Automotive is specially equipped to service all light duty diesel vehicles and a licensed diesel emissions testing station. EAT Automotive is specially equipped to service all light duty diesel […]

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Repairing Your Cars Heater

Its that time of year when you need your defroster and heater to drive safely. As the coolant circulates through the engine it absorbs heat. Excess heat is discharged via the engines radiator. As a side benefit, a much smaller radiator called the heater core uses the engine heat to heat the passenger cabin. You […]

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Auto Transmission Problems and Repairs

The most complicated piece of machinery on your car is often the automatic transmission. In this time with 8 speed automatics and 7 speed manuals, today’s transmission is more complex and advanced than ever (and more expensive to replace). The good news is that modern transmissions are well-made, however you should still keep an eye […]

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Get your car ready for holiday travel

Getting your car ready to take the family to the annual holiday family dinner may be an important item – especially when there are long distances to travel, and sometimes to a different state. Its probably a good idea to let a mechanic perform a full safety inspection on your car a week or two […]

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