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April 14, 2015
Driving in the rain

Techniques for Driving In the Rain

Driving in the rain isn’t fun, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. We’ve already seen some rainy days this spring, and it’s important for all drivers to […]
April 9, 2015
Texting While Driving

Attention Teen Drivers: Put Down the Phone!

Great Plains Auto Body Encourages Teen Drivers around the Country to Put Down the Phone and Enjoy the Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences.  Prom and graduation season is […]
April 8, 2015
Tire Rotation

Tire Rotation 101

Rotating your tires means moving them from front to back, one side of the vehicle to the other, or a combination of both. Periodically rotating your […]
April 6, 2015
Car Wax

Do I Need To Wax My Car?

Yes. Although car manufacturers add a layer of clear coat to seal and protect your car’s paint from environmental abuse, that environmental abuse still causes […]
March 31, 2015
Tire Gauge

What’s My Ideal Tire Pressure?

For many drivers, it’s easy to forget about your tires until something goes wrong. Your tires lose pressure daily. In cool weather, a tire can […]
March 27, 2015
No, You Shouldn’t Use A Dent Puller how to pull dent

No, You Shouldn’t Use A Dent Puller

It’s maddening to walk out to your car after grocery shopping to see a brand new door ding, a dent, or your car’s paint scraped […]
March 26, 2015
Flat Tire

Do You Know How to Change a Flat?

Knowing how to change a flat tire is a skill all drivers should have. While you might want to leave changing your flat to a […]
March 19, 2015

Winter’s Over Today! Time to Check for Rust

Winter in the Midwest can be difficult on your car: snow, ice, salt, and de-icing chemicals can all be damaging to your car. As we […]
March 17, 2015

Interpreting Your Car’s Maintenance Manual

The number one reason we have a car is to travel safely from one place to another. We spend a lot of time on the […]
February 16, 2015

Noise Reduction and More

You may not notice the sound of your car’s engine when it’s running properly. However, you almost surely could identify a car without a functioning […]
February 9, 2015

Your Car and the Environment

Most people are aware of the things that cause pollution. Most people have heard terms like “carbon footprint” and “Environmental Protection Agency.” And most people […]
January 26, 2015

Take a Break for Your Brakes

We may use them so often we forget – brakes are essential to your safety every time you get in your car. Brakes wear down […]
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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