Clarksville, MD

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(410) 381-1124

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19300 Woodfield Rd
(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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Hillmuth Blog

How to Keep Road Salt from Wrecking Your Ride

January 23, 2019

Road salt is essential to keep the dangers of ice at bay for drivers, but it can also spell trouble for your vehicle. The mixture of salt and sand can accumulate on your car’s undercarriage as well as its exterior and lead to corrosion and rusting. Let’s take a look at how you can keep […]

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Build the Best Car Emergency Kit

January 16, 2019

Driving is a multi-faceted and complicated activity that goes beyond simply operating the vehicle and following the rules of the road. There are often unexpected challenges that arise while you drive, and part of keeping everything moving is creating an emergency kit for your vehicle so that you’re never left out in the cold. Let’s […]

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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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What’s The Deal with Snow Chains in MD?

January 3, 2019

Snow can spell serious danger for driving, especially once a snow emergency has been called. However, when it comes to your tires, can you use chains in Maryland? Are they actually helpful? What are the rules? We’re taking a look at this topic today, so let’s dive in. What Are Snow Chains? Snow chains are […]

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How to Winterize Your Vehicle

December 28, 2018

Driving in the winter can be a pretty big challenge, but there are a few ways you can make the process safer for you and, in turn, everyone on the road. Today we’re going to take a look at a few ways that you can winterize your vehicle. Take a Look Under the Hood Before […]

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What Are All the Gas Types at the Fuel Pump?

December 20, 2018

When you pull up at the gas station to fill up your tank, you’ve probably noticed that there are several different types for you to choose from. Like most people, you probably just go with regular, unleaded gas, but should you be using premium? What are the benefits? What does it all mean? Today we’re […]

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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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A Quick Guide to Tire Pressure

December 3, 2018

You may notice your tire pressure light come on a lot more during the winter months and though this may feel like an inconvenience, it’s important to get it checked out. However, knowing the right pressure to keep your tires at throughout the year may seem more complicated than it has to. Today we’re going […]

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Is Your Heater Leaving You Out in the Cold?

November 26, 2018

The weather is officially cold and that means that it’s time to get the car heater working. If you’ve tried turning it on and it’s not coming through, then you need to find out why. Your car’s heating system does more than just keep you warm on frosty mornings too. You need it to help […]

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Hillmuth Is Teaming Up with Toys for Tots!

November 19, 2018

The holiday season is upon us and that means it’s time to share good cheer with those who need it. Hillmuth is once again sharing the love with Toys for Tots. Here at Hillmuth Auto Care, we know how important it is to support our local community and we’re always happy when we can make […]

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