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Columbia, MD

6810 Oak Hall Lane
(410) 381-1124

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(301) 963-0660

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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What to Know about a Maryland Vehicle Safety Inspection

March 31, 2017

If you’ve ever bought a used car in the state of Maryland, you’ve most certainly dealt with a safety inspection. These inspections are used to ensure your vehicle is road-worthy and they are most commonly done when used vehicles change owners. If you’re about to buy a used vehicle, here’s what to know about a […]

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Is Car Maintenance Different from Model to Model?

February 3, 2017

When comparing cars, one common descriptor used is the “model” of the car. The model of a car is the name given to the car by a particular manufacturer—commonly referred to as the “make”. So, when comparing two different car makers, the car maintenance can be very different; but is car maintenance different from model […]

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Common Car Electrical Issues and their Causes

November 22, 2016

  Car problems are never something car owners want to deal with, but some common car problems can be quickly diagnosed and resolved if owners know what to look for. Many car issues are simply electrical issues that need to be fixed for the car to function properly. Let’s take a look at some common […]

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How is Servicing a Hybrid Car Different than a Standard One?

September 15, 2016

All cars need to be serviced regularly, whether they are electric, hybrid, or traditional gasoline fueled engines. The question is, how do these regular check ups differ? Does one type of car need more frequent service than the others, and what are the costs like? Many people assume that hybrid cars require more service than […]

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How to Help My Car See 300,000 Miles, and More!

August 17, 2016

A car is a huge investment, and naturally you want to make that investment last as long as possible. Many cars make it to 300,000 miles and beyond with proper care and maintenance. Ideal maintenance and care means a lot more than regular oil changes, but also includes putting the time and effort into keeping […]

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Milestone Maintenance – Why it’s so Important

June 13, 2016

Car issues are never convenient and never welcome, but they do happen. Fortunately there are steps you can take to prevent a lot of common car problems! With routine maintenance your car can keep going for miles and miles with very few issues during its lifespan. Having your engine checked on a regular basis and […]

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Common Preventable Car Problems

May 13, 2016

No one has time to be stranded on the side of the road with a broken down car, or for their car to be in the shop for days on end. Many common car problems are easily preventable, with just a little bit of foresight and maintenance. With proper care your car can last you […]

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Is it Worth Repairing Your Old Car?

April 11, 2016

If you are like most people who can’t afford to live in an endless lease or buy a new car every few years, one day you will face this dilemma: Should I repair or not? This often happens when something breaks. You go to your Maryland auto repair shop and get a repair estimate that […]

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Making Sure You Never Skip Car Maintenance

January 28, 2016

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to take better care of your car? Are you guilty of driving with a lit check engine light for months before getting it checked out? If so, this article is for you! Our Maryland auto maintenance pros have put together a list of helpful tips and strategies to […]

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