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It is happening again. The changing of seasons and the anticipation of cooler weather and snow. Now is a good time to get your car checked out before the weather turns. Some of the things you should be looking at: 1. Check your tires. Tires that are worn out are hazard to you and your […]

There have been some questions about the differences between the  VW/Audi 2.0 liter FSI and TSI engines.  I will try and highlight the differences between them to help you understand the evolution of the TSI powerplant from the FSI.  I won’t be covering every difference, but I will try to go over the most significant […]

Purchasing a new car can be a scary thing.  For a lot of people it is the second largest purchase they will make outside of their home.  With that in mind it is always a good idea to do your research before you put down your hard earned money.  Below are some tips that will […]

We are finally getting parts in for the BMW e28 turbo project. Unfortunately due to the vintage of this 5-series parts have been slow coming.  Air-to-water intercooler, manifold and other hardware should be in later this week.  Pistons are still out for several more weeks.  We will try and be patient.  It’s tough to  see the […]

Is your BMW, Mini or Audi running rough and down on power even though there is no check engine light and you have taken care of all your recommended maintenance?  If so, you may need a walnut shell blasting decarbon service. First off the “Why” your car is having issues.  Modern engines often use a […]

Did you know that Alex’s Autohaus tunes more than just VW’s and Audi’s?  It’s true we can tune Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Porsche, Ferrari and even the new Fiat 500 Abarth!  We can improve the power in your Fiat by nearly 40 horsepower and 60 lbs of torque.  Or how about increasing the power of your Bentley […]

The APR Summer Sale is here!  Get great deals on software, exhausts and turbo kits for your Volkswagen, Porsche or Audi.  Alex’s Autohaus is your premier Utah APR dealer.  Give us a call and we can help you build the car of your dreams.

Finally making some progress on the BMW 535i project car.  It’s been getting neglected lately, but I found some time to pull the engine.  It’s now sitting on an engine stand waiting to be disassembled and have some improved parts installed to be happy under boost.  It is a BMW so we have to make sure […]

There is just over a week left to take advantage of the APR Spring into Power Sale.  Discover the thrill of more horsepower in your VW, Audi or Porsche.  Give us a call or drop by to learn more about how we can feed your speed addiction. We can help you with basic ECU tuning […]

As manufactures start develop the products that one could only dream about years ago it’s imperative that we as consumers know what bang we are getting for our buck. Popular brands such as Audi, BMW, Porsche and other luxury brands continue pushing the joy and comfort one can feel while in the vehicle of their […]