Monthly Archives: January 2022

Electric Vehicles (EV) News

Electric Vehicles (EVs) continue to develop at a rapid pace. Tesla drives the development of their vehicles as if they were computer programs – frequent upgrades even between major design changes. At Toole’s Garage in San Carlos we continue to expand our digital diagnostic capability in anticipation of new entrants into the EV market. As a matter of fact, a market research company named Fact.MR announced that in their estimation sedans are the best fit for electric solar power vehicles. They are more aerodynamic, and much lighter than either SUVs or pickup trucks. While no major car manufacturer announced a solar powered car, there are startups that are raising money (tens of millions of dollars) and building solar power prototypes. Speaking of money, according to, homes near public EV charging stations command higher prices. There are roughly 45,000 EV charging stations in the US. On Average, a typical charging station has just over 2 charging outlets, so ove ... read more


Auto Repair News

Towne Mazda in Redwood City Is No Longer In Business – But There Is a Silver Lining

Many Mazda owners in the area are discovering that Towne Mazda in Redwood City has closed permanently. While we are sad to see a local business close, we are also mindful of their clients who must now find a trusted Mazda repair shop. Fortunately, there is a silver lining - Toole’s Garage in San Carlos is only 5 min away from the Redwood City location of the Towne Mazda, and we can provide comprehensive Mazda maintenance and repair services.     Toole’s Garage, a family owned and operated auto repair facility, offers full range of automotive services and repairs. Our mechanics are certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), and they are equipped with the latest digital diagnostic tools. If you choose to bring your Mazda to Toole’s Garage, you will discover a friendly auto repair shop, with superior customer service and technical excellence. We care, and we will treat your Mazda as if it were our own. W ... read more


Mazda Repair
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