Shop Talk

Welcome to Shop Talk, where our Sun Auto Service Automotive Experts discuss and answer the most frequently asked questions from our customers across Nevada and Texas. Here you’ll learn why routine maintenance is an integral part of caring for your vehicle to knowing when your vehicle is due for repairs—all in an effort to educate our customers and demonstrate why Sun Auto Service is the one you can trust for all your automotive repairs and maintenance.

Naturally, you may still have questions regarding your vehicle. Please don’t hesitate to call your nearest Sun Auto Service where our friendly, knowledgeable Service Advisors are always available to answer any questions you may have.

Check out the Free Range Art in Nevada

What if you could combine a road trip with a trip through some of America’s most unique and historic art? With a drive through Nevada, you can do just that. Put the top down and let the wind flow through your hair as you cruise through open highways and linger to take in some of Nevada’s free-range art. First, bring your car to Sun Auto Service for road trip checkup, then explore these five open-air art installations that bring the high culture of art appreciation into the wild and rugged outdoors. Read More

Store Spotlight: Introducing our Newest Las Vegas Location on Blue Diamond Rd.

If you drive a vehicle in Las Vegas, then you need a professional auto shop you can trust. Sun Auto Service delivers in reliability, consistency, quality, and customer service, so join our family of satisfied customers if you haven’t already. At our new Blue Diamond Road location, that person is Manager Cameron Goodall. Like all our store managers, he’s committed to the Sun Auto Service mission and so are his employees. Read More

How To Check When Car Fluids Need To Be Changed

Vehicles require consistent maintenance to remain up and running. While a lot of this maintenance is best left to professional technicians, there is quite a bit you can do on your own. Here are the main fluids to keep an eye on. Read More

How To Handle Brake Failure

One of the most frightening things that can happen while driving is experiencing sudden brake failure. In many cases, these situations can end up a lot worse than they need to because the driver did not know how to handle brake failure properly. Read More

Best Way To Pack Your Car for a Road Trip

There are numerous road trip essentials to make sure you have with you before you embark on a big trip. Make a road trip packing list to ensure you have everything you will require. Knowing what to pack for a road trip and where to put it will save you a lot of hassle and stress before you leave home. Read More

Basic Car Parts You Should Know and What They Look Like

You should take your vehicle to a service center if something seems to be off, but it helps tremendously if you know something about car maintenance yourself. It helps if you look at a car parts diagram, so you know where the most important parts in your vehicle are located. Learn about car parts so you can have more in-depth discussions with your service technician about how to adequately maintain your vehicle. Read More

What Is Antifreeze?

Keeping your car in proper working order requires understanding how it works and the different components needed to make it run right. One important component is the cooling system, which requires antifreeze. This fluid is essential to the operation of your vehicle by preventing the vehicle from overheating. Read More

How To Control a Car When It Is Skidding

One of the most terrifying things that can happen when you are driving is losing control of your vehicle due to skidding. If this happens, staying in control of the moment and maintaining your composure can help you to get through the skid safely. It will also help if you learn a bit more about why skidding happens and exactly what to do if your car skids on ice or other slick road conditions. Read More