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Do Not Ignore the Check Engine Light

No one likes when their check engine light comes on, and we know you just want to ignore it, but we’re here to tell you that you shouldn’t. There are many reasons that your light may have come on, and as a professional Maryland auto-maintenance specialist, we’ve seen them all. We wanted to take some […]

Why is a Brake Flush Important?

Most people have difficulty completely grasping a problem if they can’t see it, or if its effects won’t be felt for some time. It’s just human nature, we’ve evolved to take care of our immediate problems and deal with everything else later, but a little bit of foresight can do a lot of good. Some […]

How Do I Keep My Car in Safe Driving Condition?

A car is essentially just a tool, and like any other tool, it needs to be maintained. Modern vehicles have so many moving parts and each one needs to be maintained. Failure to properly maintain your car could prove to be disastrous, and that’s why it’s so important to perform regular maintenance. Here are just […]

What Can I Do to Keep My Car From Overheating?

Summer is nearly here and with summer comes scorching hot temperatures. For the most part, hot weather shouldn’t bother your vehicle, but if you haven’t maintained it well over the years, you might run into some issues. Overheating is a common problem in the summer, but here area few ways that you can protect your […]

What’s That Sweet Smell? It’s Antifreeze!

Smells can tell us a lot about the world around us. They can tell us when something is burning on the stove, when the trash needs to be taken out, or when our vehicle is leaking antifreeze. No matter what kind of smell is coming from your vehicle, you should pay attention and make sure […]

Why a Winter Check Up is Important for Your Car

Winter weather can be stressful for many aspects of your life from your plumbing to your joints and everything in between. Your car can also face some difficulties during the winter months, particularly if there are problems you’re not aware of lurking within it. Today we’re going to talk about some of the reasons why […]

Why Does My Car Vibrate When I Brake?

Cars require effective braking mechanisms to operate safely on the road. Have you noticed that your car vibrates when you apply the brakes? This may be indicative of a serious problem. Let’s take a look at what’s causing that vibration and what you should do next. Let’s Talk About Brakes Before we talk about what’s […]

Back to School Car Maintenance Checklist

School is right around the corner and that means morning drop-offs and running to soccer practice are about to become the norm once more. While you think about school supplies and picking up new uniforms, you should give a thought to the health of your car. Let’s take a look at some back to school […]

Ultimate Vehicle Road Trip Checklist

Before you hop in your car and head out on your next road trip, there are a few things you should have checked. After all, you wouldn’t want your awesome adventure to be cut short by a blown tire or a dead car battery. Take a look at our ultimate road trip checklist for your […]

Why is a Coolant Flush Important?

Flushing fluids is a repair some auto owners tend to overlook. After all, you can’t see or hear your fluids. It’s easy to tell when you need to replace brake pads or when you need to have an oil change. However, flushing your fluids should be a regular maintenance option just like brakes and oil […]

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