• 28 Jan 2024

    Winter conditions can severely affect vehicles, presenting several challenges for drivers. Here's what you should be vigilant about during the chilly season. Diminished Battery Performance The cold can significantly reduce your vehicle's battery efficiency. Startin...

  • 21 Dec 2023

    The heater core is crucial to your car's heating and cooling mechanism. As the colder months approach, your car's heater core comes into play, heating the air entering your cabin. But, a faulty or leaking heater core can hinder this process, making it challenging to ...

  • 28 Nov 2023

    Ken Scales Automotive has been a trusted name in Southern Oregon for over three decades, providing top-tier auto repair, maintenance, and engine services. With a team of factory-trained ASE-certified technicians and cutting-edge equipment, we take pride in delivering...

  • 28 Oct 2023

    You may have visited an auto repair shop and asked what could be done about your vehicle. A technician will check everything from your tires and engine to the carburetor, the latter of which many don’t realize is an essential component of your vehicle’s functiona...

  • 14 Sep 2023

    As the seasons change, you’ll likely be adjusting your car’s air conditioning on the way to school, work, or gathering. To avoid having a cold drive to wherever you’re going, be sure to check your car’s heater for any issues. There are four main reasons your ...

  • 29 Aug 2023

    If the weather is terrible, it may seem like the best idea is to wait until it is sunnier and warmer to wash your car — which can sometimes take ages. The truth is, however, that sometimes a rainy day can be an excellent time to wash your car. There are pros and co...