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.

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Why Is Education So Important In The Automotive Business?

Why Is Education So Important In The Automotive Business?

Knowing that you have a trustworthy auto mechanic and auto repair shop at your disposal give you peace of mind when going in for any kind of auto repair service. At Brookside “66” Service, we want you to feel confident in our work, which is why we believe education is so important in the automotive business! Keep reading to see why. In order to have a successful repair process, it’s necessary to have a staff with the know-how and experience to tackle those difficult auto repair issues that sometimes crop up. And you can’t do that without proper education and training! Our auto mechanics are all ASE-certified at Brookside “66” Service, and have years of experience in the field. On top of that, we take pride in ensuring our auto mechanics and service advisors are at the top of their game. This is why we invest in continued education for our technicians, so they can keep up with the times and ever-changing innovations in automotive technology. On top of ... read more

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Five Weekend Getaways Near Kansas City

Five Weekend Getaways Near Kansas City

Photo by Natalie Rhea Riggs on Unsplash Summer can be a drag when you’re stuck indoors all day, but there are plenty of sights to see and enjoy while still staying close to home. Keep reading for five great weekend getaways near Kansas City, MO, to wrap up Summer 2020!        Boonville, Missouri A short two-hour drive east of Kansas City, and you’ll find Boonville, MO. With 450 historic sites and structures on the National Registry of Historic Places. You can tour some local mansions, enjoy a self-guided walking tour, or even bike the nationally acclaimed 237-mile Katy Trail State Park! Cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts alike will love historic Boonville, MO. Indian Cave State Park in Shubert, Nebraska: Another quick t ... read more

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Oh Say, Can You See? How Visibility In Your Car Can Make A Difference

Oh Say, Can You See? How Visibility In Your Car Can Make A Difference

Photo by Realgraphy.org on Unsplash We all know that being able to see the road ahead of you is necessary for any good drive. Still, depending on the time of day and certain weather conditions, visibility can make a difference in your driving abilities. Keep reading to learn more about how visibility in your car can make all the difference!  Even new drivers know that visibility while driving is the key to making informed traffic decisions and keeping yourself and others safe while on the road. That’s why it’s essential to make sure you take care of your car’s various visibility-related components. The most noticeable parts of your vehicle that you should look after are your windshield and windshield wipers. Keeping your windshield ... read more

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Best Driving Safety Tips For Tornado Weather

Best Driving Safety Tips For Tornado Weather

Photo by Romain Paget on Unsplash Kansas City is renowned for how often we receive tornadoes, and it can be scary when you’re caught on the road when the tornado warning goes out. At Brookside “66” Service, we want you to feel confident driving under any conditions, so read on for the best driving safety tips for Missouri’s tornado weather.    Believe it or not, Missouri is ranked 10th in the United States for the state with the most tornadoes, with tornadoes occurring every month of the year. Most likely to happen in the afternoon from April through June. Remember, during a tornado, there is no completely safe option, only slightly less-dangerous ones. While being in your car during a tornado is extremely risky, these tips ... read more

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