Windshield Washer Fluid – Electrical Gremlin

Random question.  Do you know what’s in your windshield washer fluid ?  Just like coolant, oil or any other fluid that you put into your Volkswagen or Audi, Honda or Toyota, it is important to educate yourself on what actually goes into your vehicle.  The huge assumption is that any auto parts store clerk will sell you only what goes into your car, right ?  Welllll, we all know that is not true if you really stop and think about […]

Please Vote Das Autohaus as “Best Auto Repair”

It’s voting time again and hopefully this time around, the candidates are more interesting than the current Presidential nominees ! Das Autohaus was nominated as one of three shops in the “Best Auto Repair” category in Lexington Life Magazine.  We are so very thankful to have been nominated and hope that you will help us win this year !  You must vote for at least 35 businesses for your vote to count (nominees are listed on ballot).  Please visit […]

Is a Brake Fluid Service Necessary ?

When you read your Owner’s manual or look up scheduled maintenance for your vehicle, whether it is an Audi, a Volkswagen or any other import or domestic vehicle, you will notice that a Brake Fluid service is part of the “To Do” list.  But what is really being accomplished when exchanging the brake fluid in your vehicle ? Brake fluid is hygroscopic, meaning that it is capable of absorbing moisture.  Moisture can enter the fluid through a variety of ways […]