coolant being poured into the car

Whether you drive a BMW, Mercedes, Audi, Porsche (some exclusions apply), Subaru, or other performance automobiles, your car has a cooling system. With winter right around the corner, at Ekart Automotive we want to make sure your cooling system is ready for the cold.

gear shift on a vehicle

There are many parts and systems outside of the car’s transmission that is equally as important as the parts and systems inside the transmission. Without them, the transmission won’t do much. There’s no way to transfer power from the engine to the shafts, disengage it to shift the gears, or power the differential without them. Just in case you need us, at Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, KS, we can help keep your transmission in top shape, but here’s what you need to know.

hand over aircondition

At Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, we know how important climate control is to your driving experience. Not only does a fully functional heat and AC system keep you warm in the winter, and cool in the summer, it is vital to defrosting windows and keeping the air in your car circulating.

oil cooler on a vehicle

If you’re running a truck (or trucks) without an auxiliary oil cooler, it may be something you want to consider. Here’s some information on auxiliary oil coolers, what they are, and why they’re a great upgrade, from Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, KS.

Valves on car

In the realm of performance engines, valve adjustments are an essential part of keeping your car running its best. When you add customization to the mix, valve timing becomes even more critical, and it’s important the technician adjusting them really knows their stuff. At Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, KS, we’ve got you covered.

mechanic repairing diesel engine

Is your engine knocking or ticking? Here’s some information on engine noises, what they mean, and what to do about it, from Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, KS.

Whenever your engine starts making a noise it shouldn’t be making, it’s always a cause for concern. If you’re hearing a rhythmic ticking or knocking sound, definitely have it checked into immediately. Here are some causes of engine ticks and knocks, and what to do about them.

mechanic messing with a tire on a lifted car

The operation of your transmission depends on your hydraulics. Even if that sounds like a foreign language to you, at Ekart Automotive in Manhattan, KS, we speak the automotive language. We want you to understand what we're talking about, so here are the basics of the hydraulic functions behind your transmission.

suspension of vehicles

Whether your diesel pickup is a Dodge, Chevrolet, or Ford, it’s undoubtedly a well-made, heavy-duty machine. However, when an issue does arise, trust Ekart Automotive in Manhattan to keep you on the road.

  • Jasper
  • 247towing
  • Aaa
  • ASE
  • BF Goodrich
  • Bridgestone Firestone
  • Cooper Tires
  • Cummins Diesel
  • Customer Savings
  • Dunlop Tires
  • Duramax Diesel
  • Fleet Services
  • Goodyear
  • Ford Power Stroke Diesel
  • Hankook Tires
  • Kelly Tires
  • Michelin
  • MACS
  • Mastercraft
  • Motorcraft Parts
  • Tires
  • Toyo
  • Valvoline
  • Viper
  • Wifi Available

Ekart Automotive

411 South 5th St
Manhattan, KS 66502
Get Directions

location small (785) 776-5110
Email the Shop

SHOP HOURS

Weekdays:   7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Fridays: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekends: CLOSED

Make An Appointment