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Memorial Day History and Things To Do

For most of us, Memorial Day is the kickoff of summer.  During our celebration of summer, we would like to suggest that we also give a moment to those who have fought and died in the service of our county.  We also thought you might like to hear a bit of history about the day along […]

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Battery Basics

With all the gadgets we have on cars today, batteries are essential to meeting those needs. More than just cranking the engine, today’s batteries provide power to other electrical components even when the engine isn’t running.  And the battery acts as a voltage stabilizer for the entire electrical system. Batteries (12 Volt) fall into two […]

The Beginning of Adolf Hoepfl & Son Garage

In 1946 when Shepherd was a dirt road and 43rd Street was the edge of the city, Adolf Hoepfl & Son Garage opened for business.  The story actually begins in the early 1940’s.  Since there were not automotive training programs in Texas, Adolf had to travel to Kansas City, Missouri for training.  He was one […]

Ready for a Road Trip?

Planning a road trip for Memorial Day or summer vacation?  We have some tips for making sure your trusty car will breeze through those miles.  A little time spent on getting your car checked out can save your vacation.  Thanks to our friends at the Car Care Council for the list of items to check […]

Focusing on Blogging

Welcome to Adolf Hoepfl's blog.  We have some exciting plans for our garage and will be updating our posts regularly.  We are dedicated to sharing information with you about caring for your vehicles, ideas for saving money, and answering your questions.  Adolf Hoepfl has been in business since 1946 so we have some interesting historical notes that we will […]

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