Stock and Performance in Subarus

Last week we put a new clutch in a Subaru WRX. It is so pretty! As replacing clutches gets more and more uncommon, you want to make certain you choose a professional technician who has enough experience to have done the job frequently. The WRX is a special vehicle—–sporty, usually tricked out and driven by…

CARING FOR YOUR SUBARU

Boy, doesn’t Subaru make the best performing all-wheel drive cars?! We think they do! We also know they require specific maintenance in order to serve drivers over the long haul. Subaru external head gasket leaks One of the most frustrating issues for Subaru owners is the leaking head gasket. Luckily on the 2.5 SOHC (Single…

SUBARU REPAIRS RECYCLED INTO NON-PROFIT SUPPORT

THANK YOU METRO CUSTOMERS FOR SUPPORTING SO MANY NON-PROFITS. ONE OF OUR FAVORITE THINGS about being locally-owned is supporting our community in non-profit adventures. We enjoy targeting organizations that educate and invigorate life this close to the Arctic Circle. Imagine: The check-engine light comes on in your Impreza and that turns into helping the Fairbanks…

AIR FILTERS AND MAGGOTS

Traveling this winter, I realized more the do-it-yourselfness we Alaskans have. Case in point: I was staying with friends in a Texas suburb this month. It was Sunday evening and the streets were lined with what looked like squat soldiers–garbage cans–blue for recycle, brown for rubbish. For miles, heels backed into the gutter, standing at…