Cloquet Automotive pledges to all of our customers that we will not remove the transmission from a vehicle in order to complete a repair unless absolutely necessary. Additionally our shop promises to diagnose transmission problems for all of our local and surrounding area customers in an honest and expert manner. Our shop strives to provide prompt and courteous service to all who visit our automotive transmission repair facility in the hope that you will come back to us for all of your automotive repair needs.
Transmission Rebuild & Repair Service
Cloquet Automotive is the leader in diagnosis, maintenance, service, repair, and rebuilding automatic and manual transmissions. Our technicians are certified professionals with 30 years of experience and have the right tools and the latest diagnostic equipment to make sure your transmission is diagnosed and serviced correctly at a fair and competitive price. If your automotive service need involves your vehicle's transmission you should keep in mind that most transmission problems start out small and get worse over time. Taking care of your automotive transmission repair early on can go a long way in saving you money. For more information on transmission repair click here.
Battery and Charging System
The battery charging system ensures the battery is kept charged and supplies energy for the various electrical parts of the vehicle during operation, including the radio, lights, power windows, and more. The majority of the vehicles we service for our customers in the greater Cloquet area have charging systems that are comprised of an alternator, battery, wiring, and ECU (electronic control unit). Older model vehicles may have a regulator but late model vehicles now use the vehicle's computer. FAQ
Brake Inspections & Repair Service
If your need for automotive services includes your braking system you should know that your brakes are the most important part of your car. If your brakes fail, the result can be disastrous. An automotive braking system can exert thousands of pounds of pressure on each of the four brakes. Our automotive service offers full brake system repair services. For more information on brakes such as pricing, and what sounds to listen if your brakes are close to needing repair click here.
Differential Repair & Service
Cloquet Automotive is the leading service and repair provider in the twin ports area for your automotive differential service and repair needs. The differential is the part of your vehicle's drivetrain that enables your left and right wheels to turn at different speeds when making turns. The differential is positioned between two wheels and attached to each wheel by an axle shaft. For a better understanding of the differential and how it works click here.
Belts & Hoses
Losing a belt today can mean big trouble for the engine because serpentine belts are used on most engines to turn the water pump, alternator, power steering and air-conditioning compressor. If a belt snaps, everything is lost and you may be stranded. Older cars use individual V-belts for these various accessories. A blown hose could result in an overheated engine and can cause additional engine damage. FAQ
Clutch Repair & Service
A clutch is a mechanical device that provides for the transmission of power from one component to another when engaged, but can be disengaged. Cloquet Automotive offers complete auto clutch repair and service at our repair facility in Cloquet, Minnesota. Cloquet Automotive recommends that the operating linkage of your clutch should be checked periodically at our shop to help you avoid early failure and keep your vehicle in top performing condition.
Drivetrain Service & Repair
Cloquet Automotive is the transmission shop of choice in Cloquet when it comes to diagnosis, service, and repair for your vehicle's drivetrain (aka powertrain). Our drivetrain specialists are expertly trained with over 30 years experience to help keep your vehicle in top performing condition. Our drivetrain services cover: CV Shafts, U-Joints, Driveshafts, & Transfer Cases.
Fuel & Electrical Systems Services
If your automotive service need involves your electrical system, keep in mind that automotive vehicles require an elaborate electrical configuration of circuits just to produce, store, and distribute all the electricity required for simple everyday operation. Our automotive repair shop is ready to meet all of your automotive electrical repair needs. Your vehicle's fuel system's repair and service needs are determined by several factors that contribute to its wear and tear. Some of these include the quality of fuel used in your automobile, the age of your car or truck, mileage, Minnesota driving conditions, and maintenance history. Symptoms that you may be experiencing problems with your fuel system will include poor fuel economy, the vehicle not starting, or the "check engine" light appearing on the dashboard. If your check engine light is on you can get a free scan at Cloquet Automotive by clicking here.
Engine Repair & Service
The purpose of an auto engine is to convert the heat produced by burning gasoline into the mechanical energy necessary to turn the wheels of your vehicle and get you around the streets of Cloquet and the Twin Ports. The goal of Cloquet Automotive is to keep the engine of your vehicle in top performing condition. Our staff of auto technicians are professionals that have been trained and certified in auto engine repair and maintenance. We appreciate and understand that the engine is the very heart of your car or truck. Cloquet Automotive offers everything from tune ups, engine troubleshooting, timing adjustments, basic performance maintenance, and some engine replacement services. Whatever your engine problem may be Cloquet Automotive will be happy to help you out in order to get you back on the road quickly and safely.
Oil, Fluid & Filter Change Service
How to determine the condition of your transmission fluid click here!
The filter system in your car or truck plays an important role in the overall longevity of your vehicle and contributes to the comfort your passengers and you experience while driving your automobile in and around the streets of the twin ports area. The investment you have in your vehicle can be maximized by maintaining the filter system with timely filter replacements and by having the fluid levels checked regularly at our Cloquet shop. Sometimes it is the simple things that keep your vehicle running smoothly. Not only is it required by your vehicle manufacturer, but failing to change your engine oil and other vital system fluids can drastically reduce the life of your vehicle. We will replace all major fluids as well as your oil and air filter to ensure you get the most out of your investment.
Heating & Cooling Systems Services
If your needs of automotive repair service includes your vehicles cooling & heating system be aware that the purpose of the engine's cooling system is to remove excess heat from the engine, to keep the automotive engine operating at its most efficient temperature, and to get the automotive engine up to the correct temperature as soon as possible after starting. Our automotive repair shop offers a full range of automotive service repair tailored to your heating and cooling system.
Suspension Service and Repair
The automotive technicians of Cloquet Automotive are expertly trained in the repair, service, and diagnosis of steering and suspension problems. If you think you are having problems with your steering or suspension bring your car or truck to our Cloquet shop location and let one of our trained mechanics provide you with a complete suspension system inspection and offer various service suggestions to keep your car or truck in optimal performance condition. More...