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Clarksville, MD

12411 Clarksville Pike
(410) 531-6116

Columbia, MD

6810 Oak Hall Lane
(410) 381-1124

Gaithersburg, MD

19300 Woodfield Rd
(301) 963-0660

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Hillmuth Blog

3 Vehicle Maintenance Items You Cannot Ignore

February 13, 2019

If you get your oil changed and your tires rotated regularly, then you’re in good shape. There are no other regular maintenance tasks you need to have performed on your vehicle. You’re safe. Right? Not necessarily. There are many aspects of your vehicle that will need your attention on a semi-regular basis. Let’s take a […]

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3 Things to Repair After a Car Accident

February 4, 2019

Car accidents can lead to serious consequences for you and your vehicle, not to mention your insurance payments. Even if you’re able to drive away after your accident, it’s possible that the damages you and your car sustained will present themselves later. No matter what kind of accident you’ve been in, here are 3 things […]

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Most Common Vehicle Repairs

January 9, 2019

For the most part, with regular oil changes and a little bit of vigilance, your car will run smoothly. However, there are some repairs that tend to pop up for a lot of people who bring their cars into one of our Auto Repair Shops in Maryland. Knowing the signs and symptoms of common vehicle […]

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How Often Should You Change Your Air Filters?

December 13, 2018

The next time you take your car for an oil change, your mechanic will also talk to you about your engine and cabin air filters. Like many people, you may choose to forgo their replacement. However, keeping your air filters clean is an important part of your vehicle’s maintenance and today, we’re going to talk […]

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3 Reasons Why Your Car Won’t Start

November 8, 2018

Whether you’re trying to get to work or trying to get home from the store, having a car that won’t start is a big problem. After you have taken a deep breath and collected yourself, it’s time to figure out what to do next. Here are a few of the possible reasons why your car […]

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I Can’t Find Where the Power Steering Fluid Goes

November 1, 2018

Power steering fluid is essential to keep your car running smoothly. Without ample fluid, the power steering system can fail and after failure, it can become damaged, which can lead to disaster down the line. If you can’t find your power steering fluid receptacle, you can bring it into one of our shops. We’d be […]

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Warning Signs for Your Car Battery

October 18, 2018

Your car’s battery is one of its vital components. That is to say, if your battery has problems, then your vehicle as a whole will have problems. The key when handling major issues within your car is prevention. When you know the signs of potential disasters, you can avoid them and promote longevity for your […]

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Special Considerations for Hybrid Cars

October 11, 2018

Green technology is becoming more and more popular with every passing year, and one of the most popular forms of green technology is the hybrid car. Hybrid vehicles are powered by both gasoline and electricity and thus, require less fossil fuel to operate. Though hybrids are the same as normal cars in many respects, there […]

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Four Fluids to Watch in Your Vehicle

October 3, 2018

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of a cure, or so the old adage goes. This is definitely true when it comes to your vehicular maintenance. Today we’re going to be talking about the four fluids you should keep an eye on in between scheduled maintenance sessions. Transmission Fluid Your transmission is a […]

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Driving Safely With Your Dog

September 26, 2018

We love our pets and bringing them along for road trips can be a lot of fun. However, there are a few things you might need to know to ensure your dog is safe on the long car trip. Don’t Let the Dog Distract You Driving requires a great deal of focus whether you’ve only […]

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