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Four Signs Your Cars Cooling System Isn’t Cool

Get your air conditioner serviced at A-1 Auto Recyclers!

Spring has finally sprung! The frigid temperatures of winter are mostly behind us and the rise of that summer heat is just around the corner. With temperatures soon to be on the rise, there are several things A-1 Auto Recyclers in Kirkland New Mexico can do to make sure your cooling system doesn’t heat up this season. Our expertly trained mechanics will make sure that as the temperatures outside rise, your cars temperature gauge doesn’t by performing a Coolant Flush and Fill. Or, if you’re a weekend warrior our large inventory of new and used parts will ensure that you get the exact right replacement components for your cars specific needs.

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Is your vehicle making an odd sound? A-1 Auto Recyclers has a full service mechanics shop on site. Whether you have an unknown problem that requires diagnostics, need a simple maintenance service, or require a significant repair, we have the experience, equipment, and parts available to do the work. From oil changes and fluid flushes to spark plug replacement or alternator repairs, we get all types of vehicles running smoothly again. Our mechanics team will work with you to provide a detailed estimate, make the repairs quickly, and get you back on the road.

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5 Car Parts to Replace to Increase Gas Mileage

Most cars have one thing in common: they require gas to run. Gas can be expensive and everyone wants to make the most of their money. A1-Auto Recyclers knows you love your vehicle, and wants to help your vehicle have a long life. We can replace outlived parts to increase your gas mileage, keep your vehicle running, and save you money in the long run. Here are some hidden tricks to maximize the mileage of your gas tank that you wouldn’t typically think of!

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Breaking Down the Expected Life of Your Car Parts


Whether your vehicle is your daily commuter, or you take it out of the garage once a month, knowing the average life expectancy of the major parts of a car can be very beneficial. At A-1 Auto Recyclers in Kirtland, New Mexico, we have a highly educated team that can help assess if it is time to replace a part in your car or not. And with thousands of used vehicle parts available to our customers, we can help get you back on the road and back to your life. It is important to know an estimated time frame for the parts in your car in order to maintain a consistent schedule of maintenance and replacements. There are slight variations depending on the make and model of your vehicle, but here are is an overview of the average lifetime of some of the most important parts of your car.

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“All Cars Run on Used Parts”




It’s really frustrating when our vehicles eventually stop working. Most of the time when a vehicle breaks down, it means it is relegated to the corner of a lot to sit and waste away. What most people don’t know is that vehicles that no longer run are still useful. Broken down cars are full of parts that still have a life to live in other vehicles. At A-1 Auto Recyclers in Kirtland, New Mexico, we know that “All Cars Run on Used Parts.” Vehicles that are no longer useful are actually really valuable as a source of affordable spare parts for operational cars. Even when it seems like your old car has nothing left to give, it does! But first, what are the perks of recycling old vehicles?

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