Need a quote or got an urgent question? We'll call or text back ASAP!

96% of customers
would refer us to friends

4.92       546 reviews

4.92 stars - based on 546 reviews

763-316-3781

Elk River Tire & Auto

690 Dodge Ave NW
Elk River, MN 55330

SEND TO PHONE
 Yes, I agree that standard carrier charges may apply
*Most mobile devices and major carriers are supported.
Get this info sent to your inbox too!
*Information you enter here will not be used for future marketing.

A vehicle breakdown is always unfortunate, but it's especially unfortunate during cold and dark winter months. One thing that you can do to prevent breaking down at the worst time is make sure that you schedule radiator service. You should also be aware of the signs of a bad radiator so that you can get something done immediately. The following are some of the most common indicators that your radiator is either:

  • Broken 
  • Cracked 
  • Clogged

Overheating

Overheating is a very common symptom of a radiator going bad. It indicates that the coolant cannot get where it needs to go because the radiator is not functioning properly. Depending on the type of car you have, you may see a warning light, or your temperature gauge may clue you in. It's important to get that car off the road quickly to avoid other car problems.

If you are starting to notice the signs of a bad radiator, call and schedule a radiator service now so you don't get stranded with a broken-down vehicle.
08
Jan
2018

A vehicle breakdown is always unfortunate, but it's especially unfortunate during cold and dark winter months. One thing that you can do to prevent breaking down at the worst time is make sure that you schedule radiator service. You should also be aware of the signs of a bad radiator so that you can get something done immediately. The following are some of the most common indicators that your radiator is either:

  • Broken 
  • Cracked 
  • Clogged

Overheating

Overheating is a very common symptom of a radiator going bad. It indicates that the coolant cannot get where it needs to go because the radiator is not functioning properly. Depending on the type of car you have, you may see a warning light, or your temperature gauge may clue you in. It's important to get that car off the road quickly to avoid other car problems.

READ MORE

Most of us don't give much thought to our tires until all of sudden, they are worn out and it’s time to buy a set of tires. A well-selected and maintained tire can contribute greatly to your safety, increased fuel economy, better handling and stopping in all road conditions as well as providing greater comfort and ride quality. Walking into a tire repair shop can be an overwhelming experience with literally hundreds of tire brands available, in a wide range of styles, construction, composition and price.

Do you need advice on how to buy new tires for your car? Ask your tire repair specialist for advice on what kind of tires you need for your car. Call us today!
20
Dec
2017

Most of us don't give much thought to our tires until all of sudden, they are worn out and it’s time to buy a set of tires. A well-selected and maintained tire can contribute greatly to your safety, increased fuel economy, better handling and stopping in all road conditions as well as providing greater comfort and ride quality. Walking into a tire repair shop can be an overwhelming experience with literally hundreds of tire brands available, in a wide range of styles, construction, composition and price.

READ MORE

People might go years before they ask, “What does a full car service include?” Well, there are lots of things included in a full car service. What is included also depends on each car and it’s specific needs. In general, you will be faced with a major car repair if you neglect have basic car service on a regular basis.

Here are a Few Things a Full Car Service Should Include:

  1. An Oil Change. This keeps your car running smoothly and your engine protected. Sometimes detergents are added with the oil to help keep the wear and tear down inside your engine.
  2. A Fluid Flush and Fill. This might include transmission fluid, radiator coolant, brake fluid, or transaxle grease. It’s good to replace these fluids periodically because as time goes by, they become less effective at lubricating the parts they are designed to protect. These parts will then start failing which could lead to major car repair.
  3. A Multi-point Inspection. Technicians will look over many parts of your vehicle including brakes, lights, mirrors, glass, fluids, filters, hoses, spark plugs, and other miscellaneous parts. This is a vital service because all of these things work in harmony to keep your car running smooth and steady
Before leaving on your holiday trip, be sure to schedule a full car service & take care of any needed car repair so you're not stuck waiting for a tow truck.
06
Dec
2017

People might go years before they ask, “What does a full car service include?” Well, there are lots of things included in a full car service. What is included also depends on each car and it’s specific needs. In general, you will be faced with a major car repair if you neglect have basic car service on a regular basis.

Here are a Few Things a Full Car Service Should Include:

  1. An Oil Change. This keeps your car running smoothly and your engine protected. Sometimes detergents are added with the oil to help keep the wear and tear down inside your engine.
  2. A Fluid Flush and Fill. This might include transmission fluid, radiator coolant, brake fluid, or transaxle grease. It’s good to replace these fluids periodically because as time goes by, they become less effective at lubricating the parts they are designed to protect. These parts will then start failing which could lead to major car repair.
  3. A Multi-point Inspection. Technicians will look over many parts of your vehicle including brakes, lights, mirrors, glass, fluids, filters, hoses, spark plugs, and other miscellaneous parts. This is a vital service because all of these things work in harmony to keep your car running smooth and steady
READ MORE
Today: 7:30 am - 6:00 pm Open Now
PAYMENTS ACCEPTED

MasterCardVISADiscoverCashChecks

mastercard, visa, discover, cash, checks
SERVICE HOURS
Mon:7:30am - 6:00pm
Tue:7:30am - 6:00pm
Wed:7:30am - 6:00pm
Thu:7:30am - 6:00pm
Fri:7:30am - 6:00pm
Sat:8:00am - 4:00pm
Sun:11:00am - 5:00pm
ASSOCIATIONS

Car Care AwareASEBosch Service

FACEBOOK OFFER
Facebook

$20 OFF

ANY* SERVICE

Exclusive Friendly Offer!

LIKE US

*Subject to change. Terms apply

SIGNUP OFFER
Signup

50% OFF

Any Oil Change*

When You Signup!

SIGN UP

*Subject to change. Terms apply

JOIN BIRTHDAY CLUB
Birthday

1 FREE

OIL CHANGE*

Sent On Your Birthday!

JOIN CLUB

*Subject to change. Terms apply

JOIN TEXT CLUB
Text Club

Get Coupons,

Specials & Reminders

Sent To Your Phone!

JOIN CLUB

GET SMART

Mobile App

Download Our App!

Enjoy Cool Features

With The App Of Your Choice.