How Do You Fix A Car Making Clunking Noises?

Is your car making clunking noises and you are not sure what is going on? It could be engine or transmission problems, suspension or shock issues. We will repair that clunking noise, fast and at a price you can afford.  In this post, we will list the more common causes, help you diagnose what the cause may be and suggest repair options. If your car is making a clunking noise, make sure that you don't ignore it as it may be something quite serious. If you would like expert help to diagnose and fix the problem, contact the trusted and experienced auto repair mechanics at Hansma Automotive.

Posted on November 18, 2017 .

Why Hansma Is The Best Brake Service Provider In Kitchener

Are you looking for the best brake service provider in Kitchener? According to the "Three Best Rated" website, Hansma Automotive was chosen as the best car repair shop in Kitchener. Three Best Rated is a website which handpicks the top 3 local businesses, professionals, restaurants, and health care providers in a city. The businesses chosen do not pay to be listed, so you know that you are getting an unbiased opinion. They carefully make their choice based on the business' reputation, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost, and general excellence using their 50-Point Inspection. If you need your brakes checked or repaired, contact the brake specialists at Hansma Automotive.

Posted on October 7, 2017 and filed under best brake service.

Car Has No Power - What To Do

You're driving along and suddenly your car has no power. What should you do? In this post we will discuss where the power to run your car's electrical systems comes from, what your battery and alternator do, and how to check the source of a sudden loss of power. If you are experiencing a loss of power in your vehicle and you need to have a professional look at it, contact the experienced and trustworthy experts at Hansma Automotive.

Posted on September 23, 2017 .

Car Tune Up Service in Waterloo

The term car tune up service has changed a great deal over the years as the way cars are made have changed. The need for preventive maintenance on your vehicle has not changed; however, just the processes required. There isn't a precise definition of what a tune-up should exactly include, but according to's technical library,  most mechanics would agree that it should include replacing spark plugs and making other adjustments to maintain and restore your engine's performance. In this post we will help you determine if you need a tune up, what a tune up should include and how long it will take. If your vehicle needs a tune up, contact the experts at Hansma Automotive today to book an appointment.

Posted on August 26, 2017 .

I Need a Good Mechanic

I need a good mechanic. We've all probably said those those words at one time in our lives. But how do you go about finding the best mechanic and one that you can actually trust. We've put together a list of 8 steps that you can take to make your search for a good mechanic successful. Our steps include start looking before you actually need one, ask your friends, search Google reviews, find out who is servicing the big businesses, ask lots of questions, do an honesty test, and test them out with a small job first.

If you are looking for a good mechanic come and see the specialists at Hansma Automotive. Since 1987, Hansma Automotive has been servicing the Kitchener-Waterloo region with high quality auto repair and maintenance. Our loyal customers trust us with their vehicles and so can you. Contact us today to book an appointment to have your tires changed.

Posted on July 15, 2017 .

The Best Mechanic Youtube Channels

Have you tried searching the internet for some help with car repairs, but weren't sure which were the best mechanic YouTube channels?  We've made a search for you and have come up with what we believe are the top 5 YouTube channels related to vehicle mechanics. We've even thrown in an honourable mention. Our top five list includes Chris Fix, Real Fixes Real Fast, Eric The Car Guy, Nthefastlane, South Main Auto Repair, and, our honourable mention, Mighty Car Mods.

Posted on May 20, 2017 .

Ontario Drive Clean Test & Licence Sticker Renewal Quiz

Do you like taking quizzes? Are you up to date on all of the rules and regulations surrounding Ontario's Drive Clean testing program and Licence Sticker Renewals. There have been recent changes that you may not be aware of. Test your knowledge on Ontario's Drive Clean testing program and Licence Sticker Renewals by taking our 10 question quiz. It's both fun and informative. Does your vehicle need a drive clean test? Contact the friendly and trustworthy professionals at Hansma Automotive. We are able to perform drive clean tests and carry out any necessary repairs you require, quickly and reliably.

Posted on May 12, 2017 .

The Ultimate Fuel Economy Improvement Guide - Overview

f you are concerned, as many of us are today, about saving money on fuel costs while conserving our natural resources and being environmentally friendly, then this overview is for you. We've put together in this post an overview of The Ultimate Fuel Economy Improvement Guide. Our series covers helpful topics such as Why Is Fuel Economy ImportantDriving Habits, Maintenance, Most Economical Cars Trucks, and SUVs. At Hansma Automotive, we are concerned about fuel economy. Contact us today to discuss ways in which we can help get your vehicle into top running condition.

Posted on April 23, 2017 .

The Ultimate Fuel Economy Improvement Guide - Chapter 5 - Most Economical Trucks and SUV's

We began this series with  Chapter 1 of The Ultimate Fuel Economy Improvement Guide, where discussed why fuel economy is so important.  Following this, in Chapter 2  we suggested 8 ways that improve your fuel economy by changing your driving habits In Chapter 3 we pointed out 6 ways to further enhance your gas mileage by improving your vehicle maintenance. Of course, the most effective way of improving your fuel economy is by purchasing a more fuel-efficient vehicle. We discussed the most fuel efficient cars in Chapter 4. Here, we will direct you you to some of the most fuel-efficient trucks and SUV's currently on the market. One thing you can be sure about, at Hansma Automotive we're not just concerned about repairing your vehicle, we are also concerned about helping our customers save money by conserving fuel. For more information on how you can improve the fuel economy of your current vehicle, contact us at Hansma Automotive today. 

Posted on April 9, 2017 .