the Mike's Kars Family

Auto Repair That Feels Like Family

If you’re looking for an auto repair facility that feels like family there is no need to look any further. You have reached your destination. As the mother of two beautiful daughters that attended college away from home I completely understand the importance of trusting the facility that your children or family members may need…

AC Compressor

  The A/C compressor is considered the heart of your vehicle’s air conditioning, since it pumps compressed refrigerant throughout the system. It plays a critical role in this complex process, making sure your car stays cool when you want it to be. Turning on your A/C on a regular basis can help keep parts lubricated…

Wheel Balancing

Often confused with wheel alignment, wheel balancing ensures that your tires will spin vibration free. Irregularities and imperfections in the manufacturing of wheels and tires can result in heavy spots. Balancing your wheels minimizes the potential vibration caused by these imperfections, generally felt in the steering wheel, seat or floorboard. Wheel balancing is performed by…

Wheel Bearings

Wheel bearings are a set of small steel balls or rollers that support the wheel and allow it to spin freely. Located at the center of the wheel inside the hub, they reduce friction by allowing the hub to roll around the axle instead of against it. Proper lubrication of the wheel bearings and regular…

AC Recharge

  When your A/C system does not cool the cabin properly, it might be time to recharge the system. Refrigerant is the liquid that runs through your A/C system, cooling down as it flows, ultimately converting hot air into cool air. Without this liquid, your air conditioner won’t be able to do its job. If…