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June 12, 2015
Summer Emergency Kit

Building a Summer Emergency Kit For Your Trunk

Most people know the importance of having an emergency kit in your trunk during the winter. However, it’s just as important to have one in […]
June 12, 2015
How to Change Your Own Oil

How to Change Your Own Oil

When it comes to car maintenance, changing the oil is one of the easier tasks that you can take on yourself. It’s a simple process […]
June 4, 2015
What To Do When Being Pulled Over By An Unmarked Car

What To Do When Being Pulled Over By An Unmarked Car

Recently in Des Moines, Iowa, a teenaged female was pulled over by a white unmarked car that had a black push bumper and big red […]
June 3, 2015
car-dealership

Should You Lease?

In an earlier blog post, we discussed the pros and cons of buying a new vehicle versus buying used. Much like the discussion of buying […]
June 2, 2015
Paintless Dent Removal vs. Traditional Dent Removal

Paintless Dent Removal vs. Traditional Dent Removal

Paintless Dent Removal vs. Traditional Dent Removal What is Paintless Dent Repair (PDR)? Paintless Dent Repair is a method used to manipulate the metal back […]
May 27, 2015
Hail Damage

Hail Damage 101

Hailstorms can ruin your car’s finish and leave noticeable dents on its surface. It’s not easy to repair car hail damage, and it’s usually not […]
May 19, 2015
New Vs. Used Cars

New Vs. Used Cars

There are multiple things to consider when it comes to purchasing a new car: What is your budget? What type of vehicle suits you and […]
May 12, 2015
Tire Gauge

How to Be a More Fuel-Efficient Driver

Whether you drive a Prius or an F-150, the way you drive makes a major impact on your fuel efficiency. Gas prices aren’t the highest […]
May 11, 2015
Road

Road Trip!

You’ve got a week off from work and have been planning this road trip for six months. Your hotel is booked, and you’ve got an […]
April 23, 2015
Ford Truck | Aluminum Gains Popularity in the Automotive Industry

Aluminum Gains Popularity in the Automotive Industry

Automakers are looking for ways to improve fuel efficiency in each vehicle they manufacture. Aluminum content in vehicles is rising about five percent a year, and […]
April 20, 2015
Firing Your Engine

Firing Your Engine

Unless you’re driving an all-electric vehicle, you’re probably relying on an internal combustion engine to get around. The word “combustion” indicates there must be some […]
April 16, 2015
Brakes

Taking Care of Your Brakes

Brakes might not be a part of your car you think of often, but it’s pretty obvious why you should. It’s a part of your […]
Coronavirus Update:As We are Open as an Essential Business (Auto Repair & Service)

We understand the current outbreak is worrying, and we want to take a moment to share the ways we can all help keep the workplace safe, as well as the steps we are taking as an organization.

Great Plains Auto Body has heightened cleaning and all front lobbies are removed all non-essential items. We are wiping down handles, chair handles, doorknobs, etc. to maintain the sanitary of our lobbies.

We are following the guidelines from the CDC in terms of sterilization and cleanliness on our lobbies at all our locations. If you have any questions about the extra measures we are taking at this time, please feel free to give us a call and we can speak with you about your concerns and work to a solution to best facilitate the repair process for all parties.

Thank you for your understanding and your support of our local business!

Wishing everybody safety and good health.

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