Eco Driving Technology

Written by Welcome on August 7, 2019

Did you buy a new car recently? I was driving a 2019 Toyota Rav4. One of the features is an option for “Eco Mode”. What’s Eco Mode? There are more and more vehicles coming out…Read More

MN Hands Free Driving

Written by Welcome on May 9, 2019

Have you heard about the new Hands-Free Law passed in MN?  It goes into affect on August 1st, 2019.  As an auto body shop we see so many customers who have been hit by others because of distracted driving. …Read More

Celebrating 40 Years with the Better Business Bureau

Written by Welcome on April 15, 2019

In 1979 the Latuff Family became a member of the Better Business Bureau.  Did you know that the Minnesota Better Business Bureau was the first BBB?  The BBB is a non profit organization started to give consumers the confidence and trust…Read More

Body Shop Parts Usage

Written by Welcome on March 1, 2019

Did you know in Minnesota you have the right to use the parts you’d like to use?  When repairing a car after an accident we can offer our customers a variety of options for parts.  There are New Original Equipment Parts.  These are parts made for your car by the…Read More

Automotive Social Media

Written by Welcome on December 31, 2018

Are you looking to connect with Latuff Brothers Auto Body in the New Year?  Did you know we have several platforms to stay in touch and communicate with us?  Over the weekend there were several customers who messaged us through Facebook,…Read More

Automotive Computer Scanning

Written by Welcome on November 26, 2018

This Thanksgiving I was reading the Black Friday ads.  I noticed an automotive scan tool on sale for $19.99.  That made me question why our shop had thousands of dollars invested in automotive scanning tools, software, and equipment.  After…Read More

Auto Damage Estimating App

Written by Welcome on October 17, 2018

After a car accident one of the biggest questions we get is…”Should I file an insurance claim or pay out of pocket”?  We start with a free estimate to help consult on that decision.  For the last year we’ve offered an…Read More

Car Donations

Written by Welcome on August 28, 2018

When the time comes to get rid of your vehicle there are several options.  I can remember my first car that died on me.  I called some dealerships, mechanics, salvage yards.  Everyone just wanted to charge me a tow fee to…Read More

85 Years in Business

Written by Welcome on May 25, 2018

They say that time flies.  At Latuff Brothers we are excited to be celebrating 85 years in business.  Many things have changed over the years.  Our nearby St. Paul neighborhoods including Rondo, Frogtown, Midway, Highland Park, and Cathedral Hill have all…Read More

Driving Green

Written by Welcome on April 23, 2018

The warmer temperatures have finally arrived here in MN!  While out driving around this weekend I noticed several people speeding.  Did you know that speeding, quick acceleration, and hard breaking can reduce your fuel efficiency by 33%.  Not only…Read More

Spring Biking Safety

Written by Welcome on March 29, 2018

It’s springtime here in Minnesota!  That means spring break trips and folks getting out on their motorcycles and bicycles.  It is a great time to be reminded of bicycle and motorcycle safety for motorists.  I was talking with one of my…Read More

Careers In The Trades

Written by Welcome on February 22, 2018

I’ve been hearing more and more about the need for new workers in the various trades.  This includes Heating and Air workers, Plumbers, Electricians, Mechanics, and Auto Body Technicians to name a few.  At Latuff Brothers we believe in supporting programs and…Read More

New Year Car Care

Written by Welcome on January 4, 2018

It’s officially 2018!  Welcome to the New Year.  My family and friends are all talking about goals for this year.  Have you thought about goals for what is most people’s 2nd most valuable investment?  Your car.  In Minnesota we have special…Read More

Distracted Driving

Written by Welcome on December 15, 2017

It seems like distracted driving campaigns are everywhere.  You see them on Television, Billboards, Newspapers, Social Media, and hear them on the radio.  Working at an auto body shop, we still see so many accidents that occur due to distracted driving. …Read More

My Car Was Just Painted – Now What?

Written by Welcome on November 3, 2017

Was your car recently painted?  When a professional auto body shop repairs and paints your vehicle the paint has already cured when you get the car back.  The paint will continue to “breath” over the next month or two.  To protect…Read More

Who Owns My Car?

Written by Welcome on October 27, 2017

We recently had a customer who brought their car in for a repair.  They said the last time their car was damaged the insurance company made them go to another shop.  Our customer proceeded to complain about the experience, poor quality,…Read More