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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 […]

Preventative Maintenance Can Save You Money

Maintaining your vehicle is essential to its long life, as well as your safety as a driver. Many people wait until their vehicle malfunctions to schedule maintenance or repair, but if major damage has already been done, you’ll likely be facing an unexpected financial burden when you get your repair bill. Here at Ken’s Automotive […]

April is National Car Care Month

Now that National Car Care Month is upon us, it’s time to give your vehicle a bit of TLC and get it ready for those nice summer drives and road trips. Performing even just some basic maintenance can help make your vehicle safer and extend its life. As a company that has been providing auto-maintenance […]

How Often Should I Replace My Shocks and Struts?

The shocks and struts of your air suspension system are important parts responsible for keeping your vehicle balanced and connected. Just like with any other part of your vehicle your shocks and struts will need to be maintained and replaced from time to time. Most experts agree that shocks and struts should be replaced every […]

Questions to Ask When Choosing a Mechanic

Finding a mechanic in Frederick, MD that you trust with your vehicle can be a difficult process. These are the people that you’re trusting to properly check and fix your vehicle without getting ripped off. It’s always a good idea to do your research before deciding to work with any mechanic. So, before choosing one, […]

How Often Should I Check My Car’s Fluids?

Regular vehicle maintenance is essential to keeping your car running for years and avoiding breakdowns. An essential part of car maintenance that you can do at home is checking the different fluids under the hood. Here’s what you need to know about inspecting and maintaining the proper fluid levels in your vehicle: When to Check […]

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 […]

My Car Will Not Come Out of First Gear

Delaying or having to change your plans due to an automotive malfunction is a pain. Trust us, nothing can throw a wrench in your day like not being able to drive your car. The transmission is an essential part of your vehicle, but sometimes they can break down, and leave your car stuck in first […]

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