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5454 Miller Rd
Columbus, GA  31909
706-563-5555

Auto Repair Services in Columbus, GA

Every passenger tire we sell at Tires First comes with a lifetime rotation every 5,000 miles. We rotate the tires and adjust the air pressure to the correct value. If a vibration should occur, we will re-balance the tires at no charge for the life of the tires! This is a great maintenance service that allows the customer to get the most mileage possible from their tires.

We are a NAPA Auto Care Center offering lifetime nationwide warranties on many repairs. We also specialize in 4 wheel alignments. John Southern, our alignment technician, has been with us for 22 years.

Tires First has the latest equipment and is proud to be a BG service center for normal maintenance items such as transmission service, radiator flush, brake flush, steering system flush, injector/induction cleaning.

Here is our full list of services for passenger vehicles up to Tractor Trailers:

  • After Hours Drop Off in Columbus, GA

    The after hours drop box is conveniently located on the front porch of the office.  It is a blue NAPA Auto Care box.  Please fill out the envelope with your information and put the keys in it.  Then, drop envelope in box.  Contact Us if you have any questions. 

  • Air Filters in Columbus, GA

    Air filters are devices which use fibrous materials to remove solid contaminates from the air, such as mold, pollen, bacteria, and dust. Vehicles use two different types of air filters: automotive cabin air filters and internal combustion air filters.

  • Batteries in Columbus, GA

    Your batteries are rechargeable, and it's always a good idea to carry jumper cables in your vehicle in case of emergencies. You never know when you may need to jump start your vehicle, or even help out another driver in need.

  • Belts and Hoses in Columbus, GA

    Belts and hoses are extremely important to your vehicle. They are one of the most common reasons for vehicle break down. To help prevent this, make sure your belts and hoses are checked at regular intervals

  • Brake Repair in Columbus, GA

    Brakes are one of the most important components on your vehicle. You need the confidence of knowing that when you press your foot to the brake, your vehicle is going to stop. That's why it's important to keep these tips in mind to help keep your brakes functioning properly.

  • Cooling System Maintenance in Columbus, GA

    Your car's cooling system is one of the most important systems on your vehicle. Inside your engine, spark plugs ignite the fuel within the cylinders to produce small explosions which propel your vehicle down the road. With small explosions comes scorching temperatures that can destroy your engine, if not controlled.

  • Drive Lines in Columbus, GA

    If you have experienced vibration of your vehicle while driving, chances are it could be due to driveline vibration, or the disruption in the operating angles of your driveline.

  • Electrical Systems in Columbus, GA

    Your vehicle's electrical system is made up of a complex network of circuits that create, store and distribute energy where it's needed. Much of your electrical system maintenance can be done through us.

  • Engine Diagnostics in Columbus, GA

    Today's vehicles are equipped with highly sophisticated electronic engine control systems. The computer receives information from a network of sensors and switches that tells your ignition, fuel and emission control systems what to do.

  • Fluids in Columbus, GA

    Every vehicle needs several automotive fluids in order to run properly. Some of the most important fluids include engine oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid, antifreeze and power steering fluid.

  • Lift Kits in Columbus, GA

    You see them all the time: Light trucks, Sport Utility Vehicles, Jeeps, and more, coasting down the highway, sitting atop towering truck suspension lift kits and sporting a set of tires so big that a person could live in them.

  • Monthly Checklist in Columbus, GA

    Taking your vehicle to us each month can help make sure your vehicle is operating correctly and running smoothly. You can also raise the hood and not be intimidated by following a few simple recommendations for owner maintenance.

  • Nitrogen in Columbus, GA

    Do you feel like you are constantly inflating and re-inflating your tires? If you want a better, more efficient way to keep your tires inflated, you should try nitrogen inflation

  • Oil Change Service in Columbus, GA

    Your vehicle relies on oil, lubrication and an oil filter to keep it running smoothly. Every three months or 3,000 miles, your vehicle should be ready for an oil change. Check owner's manual for specific recommendations for your vehicle.

  • Tire Balancing in Columbus, GA

    Balancing your tires is important. If overlooked, unbalanced tires can lead to uneven wear, vibration and potentially unsafe driving conditions.

  • Tire Installation in Columbus, GA

    Tires should be selected by the correct size for the vehicle, and should be purchased in sets of four, or at least matching sets of two on each axle.

  • Flat Tire Repair in Columbus, GA

    Flat tires are very inconvenient. While there is little you can do to prevent a flat tire, you can help minimize the hassle and damage to your tire by being prepared.

  • Tire Rotation in Columbus, GA

    Rotating your tires is essential for keeping your tires lasting longer. Rotating your tires means moving them from one side of the vehicle to the other, moving them from front to back or a combination of both.

  • Transmission Fluid Flush in Columbus, GA

    When your automotive service needs involve your vehicle's transmission, never forget that most transmission problems start out small but get much worse over time.

  • Automotive Tune-Up in Columbus, GA

    A tune-up is essential to vehicle maintenance. It helps prevent problems, while identifying and replacing worn parts. Maintaining a regular tune-up schedule will help your vehicle last longer, as well as get better gas mileage and performance.

  • Wheel Alignment in Columbus, GA

    Wheel alignment is the position of your wheels relative to your vehicle. When properly aligned, your wheels will point in the same direction as the vehicle.

  • Wiper Blades in Columbus, GA

    Driving conditions are always more hazardous in rainy or snowy weather, lowering both visibility and traction considerably. Having a clear windshield is key for being able to drive safely, and windshield wipers are essential for keeping your vision clear.