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What’s The Big Deal With Timing Belts?

You can think of your car’s timing belt as a domino. Once it breaks, many other aspects of your car’s engine start to crumble. To say the least, the timing belt is imperative to the overall operation of your vehicle, which is why we want to talk about your car’s timing belt.   First off, what is the timing belt, and what exactly does it do? The timing belt is basically a rubber belt, but its simplicity can be deceiving. This piece of machinery controls the timing of our car’s internal combustion engines. It ensures the crankshaft, which in turn controls the pistons, and the camshaft, which in turn controls the valves, rotate simultaneously.   What happens when the timing belt stop working? The valves need to open and close at the right moment. If the valves are opening and closing at the wrong time, your engine may not potentially be able to burn fuel correctly, which is a big problem. Without a properly working timing belt, you are also pron ... read more

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Best MN Destinations for Winter Recreation

With winter upon us, it is time to break out the snow boards and skis. The team at AutoPro Auto Service wants you to take advantage of the beautiful winter landscape we have in Minnesota. We have compiled a list of the best MN destinations for Winter Recreation:   Buck Hill, close to the Twin Cities, is the perfect place to ski and snowboard. Not only are you able to enjoy your favorite winter activities, but you also are able to enjoy the lovely scenery. Hyland Hills has impressive terrain for both the skiers and snow boarders in your family. An academy is located close by, which provides lessons and equipment.  Hyland Hills is a great place if you are looking to learn how to snowboard or ski. Lutsen Mountains boasts an impressive 95 runs over a total of 4 mountains. This expansive landscape is one of the best destinations in MN for winter recreation. Welch Village is only 40 minutes from the Twin Cities, so it is a fun and convenient option, especially if you are l ... read more

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