Shaus Motorsport Blog

With the pages of our Motorsport blog you will find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to German car performance and repair.

Turbocharger repair

Car performance upgrades

If you have a high performance car like a Porsche, you want an automotive shop that provides the highest quality car performance tuning in Denver.  The experts at Shaus Motorsport specialize in luxury European repair and maintenance for Volkswagen, BMW, Porsche and Audi.  We have the experience you need. The levels of technology these cars…
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Is your vehicle ready for a road trip

Show your VW some maintenance love

Proper maintenance is the key to keeping your vehicle operating like new.  It prolongs the life of your vehicle.  At Shaus Motorsport, we will perform expert factory-scheduled maintenance services on your vehicle for a fraction of the cost.  If you are looking for VW repair in Denver, bring you auto to our experts today. The…
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Porsche maintenance & repair

If you are looking for an alternative to taking your Porsche to the dealership for maintenance and repair, call the experts at Shaus Motorsport. Specializing in luxury European repair and maintenance for Volkswagen, BMW, Porsche and Audi, we can perform your Porsche scheduled maintenance in Denver at a price you can afford. We will perform…
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Suspension upgrades for your German car

Do I have to take my car to the dealership for service?

We know this is a common question for owners of the finest of German cars, be they a BMW, Porsche, Volkswagen or Audi; especially knowing just how much many dealers can charge for providing these services. The great news is that the actual answer is ‘no’. You should simply ensure that your choice of vehicle…
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Audi Engine repair

Audi service

It is getting colder, so you want to make sure you’re taking extra special care of your Audi during this time so that you don’t get stuck during the winter. You especially want to make sure you’re prepared if your car is more than five years. Here are few things you want to be sure…
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Check engine light diagnostics

What are those dashboard warning lights saying

The warning lights and indicators on your car’s dashboard allow you to monitor your car’s condition and control settings. Therefore, knowing the meaning of your dashboard lights can help you identify any problems in your vehicle. Here are some of these warning lights: Blinking check engine light – this means your engine has some serious…
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Everything you need to know about the Volkswagen Beetle recall

Volkswagen has revealed that Beetles manufactured between 2012 and 2014 have a serious parts problem that can result in injury or death: The Takata front airbags on the driver’s side can explode during a crash and propel shrapnel everywhere: The airbag system uses an ammonium nitrate propellant inside of a metal canister known as the…
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Brake and braking system upgrades for your German car

Should you take your car to a dealership for repairs after an accident?

Many owners of a BMW, Volkswagen, Audi, or Porsche wonder whether they should take their car to their dealership or an independent garage after an accident. The answer to this question depends on the type of repairs that you need. If you need to repair parts that are specific to the vehicle that you own,…
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Recognizing power steering problems

If you enjoy the touch of the power steering in your vehicle, then it’s useful to be able to notice any potential problems as soon as possible. Here are three of the most common… Stiffness or looseness: where your steering wheel seems loose and reluctant to react as you turn, or it seems increasingly hard…
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Exhaust system repair for your German car

Must I take my German car to a dealership for servicing?

This is a question our team is asked from time to time – and the answer is a resounding no! The key is to be confident that whoever you choose will deliver factory-scheduled maintenance in accordance with the specific requirements of the manufacturer. You should also expect them to use only OEM (Original Equipment of…
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Is your vehicle ready for a road trip

Warning: U.S. 2021 Audi RS 6 Avant dealer markups

On October 23, 2020, Stef Schrader with The Drive reported that drivers who want a 2021 Audi RS 6 Avant need to watch out for costly dealer markups that have swept the nation. The MSRP for a vehicle without any extra bells and whistles is $109,995. Yet, some dealers have marked up the price anywhere…
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Finding a German auto repair shop you can trust

Germany is responsible for some great automobiles. They are fun to drive, beautiful to look at, and loaded with options. When you own one of these sexy beasts the last thing on your mind is maintenance, or, worse, repair. However, at some point in your car’s life you are going to need it so the…
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