It can be a hassle going to the mechanic. Whatever your car is experiencing, whether it’s bad brakes, the heat or AC isn’t working, or you just need an oil change, the mechanics at Clarke’s Discount can get your car back in shape and get you back to your life. We are dedicated to giving our customers superior service and affordable repairs. Contact a mechanic today to schedule an appointment.

  1. Planning a Spring Road Trip?

    Spring is finally here, and your first priority may be to take a few days off and hit the road. At Clarke’s Discount in Aloha, our mechanics can make sure your car or truck is ready for the long trip ahead of you. There are some things that should be checked before you leave for your trip, and failing to do so could leave you stranded in the middle of nowhere! 1. Oil Change If it’s been some t…Read More

  2. What to Know About Radiator Repair

    If you have ever seen someone stopped on the side of the Tualatin Highway with the hood up and streams of steam bellowing out of it, there’s a good chance it’s a problem with the radiator. The radiator is just one part of the cooling system in your car, which, even though it’s winter outside, still needs to function in order to keep your car running. However, when there’s a problem with th…Read More

  3. How to Jump a Car

    We’ve all been there. Whether we leave the lights on or left the battery on with the engine off, a dead battery is a sure way of messing up a schedule and putting a big dent in the day. A dead battery means trying to wave down another vehicle who hopefully has jumper cables, calling a friend, or a car service who can come give your car a jump. Either way, you’ll need to know how to jump the ca…Read More

  4. When Should Brakes be Replaced?

    When you drive, you get in the car, turn the ignition, put the car in drive, and go. With a working car, there’s not much beyond that. But one thing that is absolutely essential in a properly functioning and safe car is the brake system. Traveling on the highway or through a residential area, if your brakes aren’t working efficiently, it can cause serious damage. Heading into the winter weathe…Read More

  5. Your Car’s Winter Checklist

    Fall has been around for a while and November is coming up, which means the days are getting shorter and colder, and the nights are getting icy, leaving a shell over your car’s windshield. There are many struggles that we fight against during these cold months, waiting for the car to warm up or chipping away at the ice, driving through the snow, worrying about ice on the roads, and hoping the he…Read More