See Killgo’s for expert brake work, ‘alinements’ and parts

April 4, 2013 • Local Business Review

Killgo’s Brake and Alinement, 1508 West Second St., is the place to go for brake and front-end work, on a new vehicle or on a classic like this beautiful 1966 Chevrolet Nova. Ira Rodery is correcting a steering problem on this classic. Killgo’s has specialized in brake and front-end work for fifty-two years. Phone 623-7009 for expert service.


Harold “Hugo” Killgo, owner of Killgo’s Brake and Alinement, 1508 West Second Street, is a front-end and brake specialist. Harold has been handling brake and front-end work for fifty-two years, since 1960, and can fix any domestic or imported car or truck, including 4-wheel drive vehicles.


You may have noticed that Harold spells “alinement” without the “g”. (Both spellings are correct, according to Webster’s New Twentieth Century Dictionary, Unabridged.) Harold says, “You can get an alinement with a ’g’ anywhere, but you have to come here to get it done right!”

Harold’s dad, D.P. spelled it without the “g” also. D.P. Killgo, who passed away a few years ago in Texas, ran Roswell Brake and Alinement for years, and is perhaps best remembered for the big fake bear in the back of his El Camino pickup during that time. (The bear now resides atop a building on North Main Street.)

Harold handles all types of front-end work, including shocks, struts, tie-rods, ball joints, upper and Login to read more

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