The auto mechanics, service advisors, and rest of the Brookside "66" Service team offer old-school service to families throughout Kansas City and Brookside. We strive to continue to stay on the cutting-edge of the ever-evolving automotive industry. We encourage you to take a look at our blog posts. That's where we post engaging, entertaining, and educational posts about auto repair and preventative maintenance.

Yearly Archives: 2020

Regular Brake Service Is Crucial Car Maintenance

Proper car maintenance, including regular brake service, is critical to safe driving. The brake system is probably the most important system in your vehicle. Most modern cars have disc brakes on the front wheels and drums on the back, while older or smaller vehicles often have all drum systems, and some expensive or high-performance cars have discs on all four wheels. All brake systems wear out eventually, but wear over time depends on several factors like driving habits, environment, and materials. Some vehicle manufacturers include brake service in their car maintenance schedule, but all brake systems should be inspected at regular time or mileage intervals, usually every 4-6 months or 5,000-7,000 miles. If rust or dirt buildup is causing brake noise, or if inspection turns up signs of seizing up or sticking, it is time for servicing. Brake service at Brookside “66” includes removing excess rust, cleaning, and lubricating of brake components to keep them ... read more



European Car Repair Is More Affordable At Brookside “66” Than A Dealership

European car repair is available at affordable prices at Brookside “66” in Kansas City. When you drive a European car, finding a service center that can perform repairs can often be a challenge. There simply might not be a repair shop nearby that services your vehicle. What do you do? Panic? Set aside an entire day to travel to have a repair performed. A major issue could leave you without a car for days or even weeks. Who do you turn to for precise European car repair? For years, owners have trusted their European car repair services to Brookside “66” service. We offer far more advantages to our customers than dealerships. Contrary to popular opinion, a dealership does not equate to quality service. In many instances, a specialty European car repair shop will have more experienced technicians on staff. This means you as the customer will receive a higher quality mechanic at half the cost of the dealership. Many of the independent special ... read more