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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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Basic Vehicle Safety and Maintenance

April 10, 2019

You may have previously heard that you should check your vehicle every time before getting in and driving off, but in reality, very few of us actually do that. Although it’s unlikely, you could have several issues lying in wait if you didn’t check for them beforehand, such as broken glass near your tires, an […]

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Why Schedule Automobile Maintenance After Winter?

April 3, 2019

You might not be feeling the slight adjustment in the temperature, but spring is around the corner. Since Punxsutawney Phil the groundhog, as well as his cousin in Potomac, didn’t see their shadows, springtime will arrive sooner than you might think. This implies that it is time you thought about the maintenance of your vehicle […]

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3 Automotive Repair Myths

February 26, 2019

Conventional wisdom is, for the most part, a good thing. It offers us simple and effective advice for everyday life and is often the source of solid info. However, not all of the wisdom passed down through the generations is true. Today we’re tackling 4 different automotive repair myths and setting the record straight at […]

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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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