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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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Why do I Need a Tire Alignment?

July 21, 2017

We’ve all heard about tire alignments, and probably even had a few alignments performed on our vehicles. But why is an alignment necessary for our vehicles? In this article, we’ll go over what an alignment does, why it’s important, and why you should have yours done. What does a Tire Alignment do? An alignment, when […]

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My Vehicle Vibrates When Driving

July 14, 2017

Have you ever experienced vibrations coming from your vehicle while driving? We can’t all be experts on car repair, but we can narrow down a few possible causes of this fairly common automobile issue. Let’s take a look at common causes of vehicle vibration and their warning signs! Tires One of the most common causes […]

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Why Does My Car Pull to the Left?

June 27, 2017

Ever get the feeling your vehicle is pulling to the left ever so slightly? It can be a strange feeling, and if you’ve never experienced it before it can be downright shocking. This issue is actually fairly common, and there are a few reasons your car could pull one way or the other. In this […]

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How Do I Know I Need New Tires

June 1, 2017

Did you have a look at your tires today and wonder if they need to be changed out? Tires are one of the most important parts of your vehicle, so knowing when you should change them out is an important piece of knowledge. The following are some of the best ways for you to figure […]

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Why Does my Car Make a Wobbling Noise?

May 26, 2017

If your vehicle is making a wobbling noise when you drive, there could be a few possible causes. In an effort to narrow down what is making the noise, be sure to try and pin-point when the noise happens and exactly what you are doing. Then, run through these possible issues, or bring your vehicle […]

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When Should I Rotate My Tires?

May 18, 2017

All vehicle owners should have their tires rotated in order to ensure their vehicle runs at its highest level of efficiency. That said, what is the whole deal with rotating tires? What exactly does rotating tires do for a vehicle and when should you rotate your tires? We answer these questions, and more, below. Why […]

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The Basics of Hydroplaning

April 17, 2017

With the rainy season upon us, the chances of running into a hydroplaning situation will only be getting worse. We’ve all probably heard of hydroplaning, and have a decent understanding of where and when it can happen, but exactly what is hydroplaning? We explain this phenomenon and what to do if you start to hydroplane […]

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Tire Maintenance Tips

March 9, 2017

One of the most important parts of your vehicle are the tires. On the tires rest the whole weight of the vehicle and they are also partially responsible for the acceleration and braking of your vehicle. So, when tires aren’t working at the best of their ability, it puts the whole car at risk for […]

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Should My Tire Pressure Change with the Weather?

February 17, 2017

A vehicle’s tire needs to maintain a proper amount of air pressure for safe driving conditions. If you have a newer vehicle with a tire pressure sensor, you may notice an alarm saying you have a flat tire on a cold morning and then as the day progresses the warning light disappears. This is due […]

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Common Flat Tire Causes and How to Avoid Them

January 6, 2017

Do you often get a flat tire and recently begun to wonder why this is always happening to you? There are some common flat tire causes which, once you’re aware of them, you can avoid. Driving on the Shoulder The main road will be mostly clean of sharp debris, but if you venture too far […]

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