Why do my brakes squeak?

Any new noise from your car can cause worry, but brake noise can be the most alarming. Brake squeak is probably the most frequent brake concern we see at the shop. A brake squeak can be caused by any number of issues, some more dangerous than others.           ...

Meet the Pape Automotive Family: Evan

If you thought you’d seen a new face during a recent vehicle pick-up or drop-off, you’re right! Evan is the newest member of our Pape Automotive Family and the first individual to be a part of our new apprenticeship program as he studies to be a certified auto...

Meet the Pape Automotive Family: Adam

Adam is another one of our Auto Technicians working on your vehicle. It’s time to get to know Adam a little better! By the age of 16, Adam knew he wanted to be an auto technician. He graduated with an Automotive Technology degree from Wyo Tech before he moved back to...

Meet the Pape Automotive Family: Pete

If you have brought your vehicle in for service over the last few years, you’ve likely had the pleasure of working with Pete! Now it’s time to get to know him a little better. Position: Service Advisor – I am the person that is responsible for keeping customers...

Meet the Pape Automotive Family: Bryan

You may recognize him from the TSP fields watching his boys play sports or as the poster boy for so many of our social posts, now it’s time to get to know Bryan a little bit better. Bryan was our very first employee. He came on board to do his co-op work while in...

What’s Included in a Pre-Trip Inspection

Whether you have a road trip coming up before the end of summer or you’re planning a future trip, having a pre-trip inspection done on your vehicle prior to hitting the road is never a bad idea. Our thorough multi-point, pre-trip inspections are broken up into 6...