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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
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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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What Can You Learn From a Car’s Idle?

August 30, 2018

Whenever you stop your car and let it sit, your car is idling. As long as the engine is on and the vehicle is not in motion, then you’re idling. However, sometimes engines can idle high or low, depending on its rotational speed. Today we’re going to be going over three different ways an engine […]

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What Are the Symptoms of a Bad Alignment?

August 22, 2018

A car with poor alignment may only seem like a minor irritation, but as time goes on it can become a big problem. In this post, we’ll cover all the different symptoms of a bad vehicle alignment to help you diagnose your issue. Hillmuth Auto Care is a Maryland vehicle repair service dedicated to helping […]

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Is Running Out of Gas Bad for Your Car?

August 15, 2018

Running out of gas is a real bummer whether you’re just learning to drive or you’ve been on the road for years. It can happen to anyone in the hustle and bustle of daily life, but one must wonder: Is running out of gas bad for your car? Let’s take a look! Your Fuel Pump […]

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Why is My Car’s AC Fan Not Working?

August 1, 2018

A hot car is an absolute nightmare in the summer, especially with temperatures as hot as they’ve been. When your car’s AC breaks down, even a day trip to the beach seems like a chore. Today we’re going to take a look at some of the most common reasons why your car’s AC might be […]

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A New Way to Think About Auto Maintenance

July 11, 2018

If you own a car, you’ve likely received a letter in the mail or an e-mail in your inbox reminding you that it’s time to bring your vehicle in for maintenance. You probably just consider it junk mail and toss it into the trash without a second thought. Then a little while down the road, […]

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6 Common Issues with Radiators

July 3, 2018

Your car’s radiator is designed to regulate the temperature of your car’s engine in order to keep it operating at its maximum potential. As with any other type of vehicle, your car is made up of hundreds of parts that work together to keep it in proper working order. If your radiator has an issue, […]

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Why is My Car’s AC Blowing Hot Air?

June 25, 2018

Staying cool is absolutely vital in the summer. And if your car’s AC system is blowing hot air, then it certainly isn’t helping you cool off. So, what’s the problem? If your AC is not actually blowing cool air, then there are a few different issues which could be in play. Let’s take a look […]

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