Understanding Transmission Failure

How Will You Know if Your Transmission Needs Repair? Transmission failure strikes fear into the hearts of many car owners. Maybe you’re one of them, wondering how you’ll know if your vehicle has a transmission issue or if it’s headed for impending demise. As you pay attention to your automobile and driving, you’ll know if […]

Engine Maintenance Tips

Steps You Can Take to Keep Your Engine in Its Prime Vehicles can be expensive, so it’s in your best interest to protect your investment whenever possible. More importantly, you want to protect yourself by not placing yourself in undue danger as you drive and not becoming stranded beside the road. Therefore, taking care of […]

Common Mercedes-Benz Repairs

Mind Your Mercedes-Benz If you purchased a Mercedes-Benz, you already know that it’s a great car line. After all, that’s why you bought it. Right? However, as with any manufacturer, some issues are more commonly reported than others for vehicles produced by this company. This is to be expected. You just need to be mindful […]

Engine Maintenance Tips

Steps You Can Take to Keep Your Engine in Its Prime Vehicles can be expensive, so it’s in your best interest to protect your investment whenever possible. More importantly, you want to protect yourself by not placing yourself in undue danger as you drive and not becoming stranded beside the road. Therefore, taking care of […]

Check Engine Light? What Could That Mean?

One Tiny Light, So Many Causes Unlike other dashboard indicators that point to single causes (the temperature or brake lights, for instance), the check engine light can mean many different things. Unless you have your vehicle accurately diagnosed, you could randomly replace several parts or try various remedies and still not solve the problem. Instead […]

A Brief History of Audi — Auto Stop Elite

Driving What You Love, Loving What You Drive The Audi brand has quite a following, and with good reason. Audi has frequently ranked high on overall customer satisfaction as well as with individual models. Survey data indicates that drivers who choose an Audis tend to love them. All vehicle enthusiasts know that you need to […]

Live to Drive Another Day: Safe Driving Tips — Auto Stop Elite

Safe Driving Matters If you aren’t safe, nothing else along with your drive matters–not the make and model vehicle you drive, not the destination. At Auto Stop Elite in the Great Falls area of Vienna, Virginia, we value our customers. We want you to live to drive another day. Therefore, we want to offer some […]

Good Riddance! Vehicle Transmission Flush — Auto Stop Elite

Goodbye, Debris and Gunk. Hello, Local Reliable Transmission Repair Few things bring your drive to a grinding halt, like a malfunctioning transmission. While various issues can cause your transmission to misbehave, one potential problem is debris or other unwanted substances. This can happen with age and/or use in extreme conditions. Depending on the nature and […]

Great Brakes, Great Shop, Great Falls — Auto Stop Elite

Good to Great While most people are content with good brakes and a good repair shop, don’t you deserve great brakes, great mechanical repairs, and great customer service? Of course, you do! At Auto Stop Elite, we’ve been making sure you get all the great things you deserve since our beginnings as a mobile shop […]

Pairing Wheel Alignment with Your New Tire Purchase — Auto Stop Elite

A Fresh Start Imagine purchasing a new set of shoes–only to wear them with a pair of dirty, unwashed socks! Chances are you wouldn’t do that, yet that’s the same concept some people apply when they purchase new tires and install them on misaligned wheels. While not every vehicle will need a complete alignment job […]