What Customers Should Know

What Sunnyside Automotive Customers Should Know There are some things Sunnyside Automotive customers should know about automotive service and repair in Idaho Falls. First and foremost, Sunnyside Automotive cares about you and your family’s safety. And they really appreciate your business. Sunnyside Automotive wants to build a trusting relationship that becomes the foundation for a … Continue reading What Customers Should Know

Water Pump

Water Pump Let’s talk water pumps for vehicles in Idaho Falls, ID. The engine is cooled by coolant/antifreeze mixed with water. This mixture circulates around the engine, absorbing some of the heat. The coolant then flows through the radiator where air cools it down for the return trip back through the engine. Your vehicle’s water pump … Continue reading Water Pump


Sunnyside Automotive Tech Question On Your Transmission Sunnyside Automotive Tech Question: My name is Suzanne. We were taking a camping trip at our favorite ID state park over a three day weekend. About half way to our campsite, the transmission went out on our vehicle. It took all weekend to get towed out and get … Continue reading Transmission

Transfer Case

Question: I was told I need to have my transfer case serviced. What is that? Sunnyside Automotive Answer: On a four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicle, power needs to be transferred to both the front and rear axles. The transfer case is the mechanism that makes that happen. There are many drivetrain configurations out there, so we’ll just … Continue reading Transfer Case


Simple Answers from Sunnyside Automotive in Idaho Falls: Winter Tires Question: What is the benefit of winter tires? Sunnyside Automotive Answer: This is a really good question. Most new vehicles in Idaho Falls come with all-season tires that work pretty well in the Idaho Falls winter conditions drivers many encounter. First, let’s talk about the … Continue reading Tires


Sunnyside Automotive Takes Care of Your Vehicle’s Suspension After many years and tens of thousands of miles Idaho Falls vehicles’ suspension system components do wear out, but how long that takes depends a lot on how you drive in Idaho Falls. As you can imagine, if most of your driving is on smooth ID highways, … Continue reading Suspension

Spark Plugs

Spark Plugs In Idaho Falls, ID, the days when Idaho Falls drivers changed their spark plugs every couple of years has ended. Back in the day, spark plugs really did wear out that often. A couple of things are different now… First, spark plugs are made of better materials that last longer for Idaho Falls … Continue reading Spark Plugs