Auto Repair Blog

What Does it Mean to: Turn Your Brake Rotors?

Has your mechanic said that you’re better off “turning” you brake rotors but you don’t know what that means? Don’t feel bad, a lot of people have trouble understanding the different parts and terminology of cars. Take a look to see what it means to have your brakes “turned”, and find out if this is […]

What is Apple CarPlay?

If you’re #TeamApple, you’ll love Apple Car Play. This must-have car feature has grown in popularity since it was first introduced in 2014. It’s one way to upgrade your car driving experience by integrating the features of your iPhone onto your car’s dashboard. To learn more about Apple CarPlay, keep reading.  What it Is To […]

5 New Automotive Technologies that are Helpful

Cars have come a long way since they were first introduced in the late 1800s. They’re faster, smarter, and overall more efficient. The 21st century in particular introduced an abundance of technological advancements for cars. Here are some of them that make everyday driving a lot easier.  Rear Cross-Traffic Alert Does backing out of tight […]

Is Your Car Ready for Fall?

Cooler weather will be arriving in Frederick before you know it. While your car has endured another summer, it’s time to start thinking about getting your car ready for fall. Here are some things you can do to prepare your vehicle for the chilly weather that is to come. Check Your Car’s Fluids Have you […]

How to Check Your Car’s Battery

When it comes to your car, out of sight definitely shouldn’t mean out of mind. Your battery is what allows your car to function and most times you don’t even think about it until there’s a problem. If you think that there’s something wrong with your car’s battery or if you haven’t replaced your car […]

How Can I Make My Tires Last Longer?

Having to replace a car’s tires prematurely can be a real inconvenience for Frederick, MD drivers. Some tire problems are unavoidable, like a puncture from a sharp object that you unknowingly drive over. But that doesn’t mean tire maintenance isn’t worthwhile! There are plenty of effective ways to make your tires last longer without breaking […]

What Can I Do To Make My Car Last Longer?

Nothing is more exciting than getting a new car. Whether ‘new’ means the latest model or simply new to you as the driver, the vehicle is an investment that you care about and one that’s important to protect. Get that ‘new car’ feeling each time you hop in the driver’s seat by using these tips […]

Does Car Insurance Cover Car Repairs?

Having car insurance is a requirement for all Maryland drivers. Your policy is there to protect you, your vehicle, and your wallet when a collision or damage occurs. However, there are certain restrictions on what your car insurance policy will cover, and coverage is only applicable to specific situations. Let’s take a look at what […]

Yes, You Need to Rotate and Balance Your Tires.

Maintaining your vehicle is vital to extending its life and staying safe on the road as a Maryland driver. Your tires are one of the key components of your car that must be maintained regularly to avoid flats, blowouts, accidents, and premature tire replacement. Let’s take a look at what rotating and balancing your vehicle’s […]

Does a Check Engine Light Need Immediate Attention?

Many drivers panic at the site of a warning light on their car’s dashboard. What has gone wrong? How bad is the issue? Will I need a major repair? Your car’s check engine light exists to alert you to one of many possible issues, which is why it’s not always easy to determine the problem […]

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