Engine Direct Injection in German Cars

German engineering advances of the past ten-years have included numerous engine and power-train modifications. This issue is focused on the pros and cons of direct injection engine design. Direct injection is the method of how fuel is delivered into the engines combustion chamber. Direct Injection: Direct injection is used to deliver fuel directly into the […]

The Top 5 Engine & Power Train Management Innovations from German Engineers In the Past Decade

Len Gilmore, owner and operator of German Auto Center, has over 30 years plus working with German made vehicles. In the past decade alone, the industry has been taken by storm with many new and revolutionary engineering breakthroughs. German engineering advances of the past ten-years have included numerous engine and power-train modifications. In this post, […]

German Car Repair: 10 Tips You Should Know About Service and Repairs

German Auto Center of Austin specializes on German manufactured vehicles including Mercedes Benz, BMW, Porsche, Audi, Volkswagen and Mini Cooper. Since the 1970s that is all we have done. Over this time we have learned a lot about German made vehicles and have taken the time to share this information with you. 1. Specialized Service […]

Mini Cooper Maintenance Tips: Q&A with Mini Cooper Expert Len Gilmore

How often should I take my Mini Cooper for regular routine services? Although this will vary depending on your Mini Cooper model, production date and engine option, most models should be maintained based on 10,000 mile intervals. As the Texas environment is typically hotter than most parts of the country and Germany, the experts at […]

10 Things to Look for When Reviewing a Mini Cooper Service & Repair Shop

Whether you drive a supercharged John Cooper Mini Cooper S or a turbo charged Mini Cooper coupe, your Mini has been designed to provide you with exceptional performance for years to come. Specialized training, equipment and quality Mini parts are keys to ensuring that your Mini Cooper continues to power through the road. If Mini […]

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