What Marion Automotive Service Consumers Should Know

November 20, 2022

There are some things drivers should know about Marion car service and repair. First and foremost, Blair's Ferry Automotive cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Blair's Ferry Automotive in Marion wants to build a trusting relationship that becomes the... More

What You Need to Know from Your Blair's Ferry Automotive Service Advisor

November 21, 2021

Marion drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust him.If your service ... More

Marion Customer Detective Work

April 5, 2020

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Blair's Ferry Automotive is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's challenging to tr... More

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Marion

November 19, 2018

We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Marion automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunately, ever... More

Arrive Alive in Marion

July 28, 2018

We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Marion. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Iowa roads.The truth is that all of us are ... More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

July 27, 2018

All Iowa pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Marion automotive ... More

Marion Customer Detective Work

April 2, 2018

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Blair's Ferry Automotive in Marion is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars in Iowa are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's... More