Is AC Service Important?

Warm weather or cold, Rio Rancho drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Rio Rancho people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At American Tire and Service, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive maintenance schedules for air conditioning service, just as we do for transmission service, oil changes and so on.   Maintaining your air conditioning system means that you always…

$15 Back on Select NAPA Filters

15 dollars off cabin filters

Now through April 30th, receive a $15 Prepaid Visa® Card on the installation of a NAPA Gold Air Filter or Enviroshield Cabin Air Filter at American Tire and Service – your participating NAPA AutoCare Center – when you purchase a premium oil change. It’s that simple! It’s time for a change and you can breathe easy with $15 savings on any NAPA Gold Air Filter or Enviroshield Cabin Filter with…

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

Bad air quality while you're driving around Rio Rancho is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet. These filters clean the air in the passenger compartment, or cabin, of your car or truck. They do the same job as the furnace filter…

Dead Battery? Get up to $25 Back

Don’t let a dead battery leave you stranded this winter! If your battery isn’t running at peak performance, it might just leave you out in the cold dreaming of better days. Stop by your nearby NAPA Auto Care Center for a battery check and get a Prepaid Visa Card up to $25 when you replace your battery with a NAPA Legend Battery or a NAPA Legend Premium Battery.

Tires – Choosing the right ones for your vehicle

great selection of all brands of tires

Need New Tires? Every vehicle needs them, but not all of them are equal. Whether you are getting ready for a Summer road trip, or you are looking for great all season tire for year round performance, American Tire and Service can help you find the perfect tires for your application. We get ours fresh daily. When you buy your tires from American Tire and Service, we install the freshest…

Plans for the Summer?

SCHOOL'S OFFICIALLY OUT FOR SUMMER Here are some top activities for Rio Rancho and Albuquerque students who have a little extra time on their hands. 1) Baseball Play ball. Go to a neighborhood game. Go to an Isotopes game. 2) Athletic Camp Cleveland High athletic camps Rio Rancho High athletic camps 3) Take a Class or go to a Camp Rio Rancho Schools and UNM Continuing Ed offer a number…

Change Your Oil, Change A Life

Now at American Tire and Service, when you buy a regularly priced oil change, $6 will go the the Children’s Miracle Network, UNM Children’s Hospital. Thanks to a partnership with NAPA Filters and American Tire, we are providing our support to the UNM Foundation. Your routine maintenance can make a real difference. Learn more about the work of UNM Children’s Hospital. [gallery ids="4316,4314,4313,4311"]   Referral Rewards Program NAPA Service Assistant Wheel…

Role of your Water Pump

NAPA Water Pump - learn more about what a water pump does

Why A Water Pump Fails Water pumps don't gradually wear out; a water pump fails. In other words, they're either working or they're not. A failed water pump has to be replaced. Water pumps can fail in two ways: they can spring a leak or their bearings fail. Leaks can come from a cracked pump but usually develop at the gasket where the pump attaches to the engine. Water pumps…

Do I need Winter Tires?

Winter tire

Are Winter Tires right for Me? The first question you need to ask yourself is "Where will I be driving? What are the road Conditions?Are Winter Tires right for Me?" Tires for the Winter Drive - Maybe we haven't gotten the weather in the Albuquerque / Rio Rancho Rio Grande Valley, but the Sandias and mountain areas have had the cold and occasional snow. Modern winter tires work well for…