• 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...

  • 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...

  • 25 Feb 2023

    As the weather improves, it’s time again to break out your mop, vacuum, sponges, and broom and clean out your house. However, your house isn’t the only thing you should consider during spring cleaning. Your car needs a little love, too, so here are some tips on p...

  • 05 Nov 2022

    Car batteries typically have a lifespan of three to five years, but Colorado’s winters can create additional strain on the battery. Extreme temperatures shorten the lifespan of car batteries, so it’s important to take as much care of your battery as possible. ...