THANK YOU For Nominating Das Autohaus !

Thank you so much for nominating us for “Best Auto Repair – Foreign” in Lexington Life Magazine.  We appreciate it SO much and hope that you will select us when voting begins in September.

Know What You Drive & How to Take Care of It

Timing chain or timing belt ?  Do you know what runs the engine in your vehicle and if so, do you know what the maintenance interval is on it ? Automobile manufacturers are steadily migrating to timing chain motors and while there is no “maintenance” for the timing chain per se, there are things to consider if you have this type of motor in your vehicle.  Whether you drive a Volkswagen Jetta or VW Passat, Audi A4 or a Honda / Toyota, [...]

Oil, Oil, Oil Everywhere

We recently had a 2003 VW GTI 1.8T in the shop with an oil leak.  The culprit was the valve cover gasket….a relatively straight-forward repair.  However, the spark plugs and ignition coils were compromised as a result of the leak and were replaced as well.  Oil seeps may be monitored but leaks should be addressed to minimize engine misfires & driveability concerns.