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

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

Locations

down arrow

Hillmuth Blog

7 Common Reasons Your Car Won’t Start

April 10, 2018

We’ve all been there. You go out to your car, ready to go, you turn the key and nothing happens. Or maybe your car sputters and then cuts off. There are many reasons your car won’t start, some more complicated than others. As a local Maryland mechanic, we have years of data and experience and […]

Read More >>


How Pollen Affects Your Vehicle

March 2, 2018

Spring is almost in the air here in Maryland, and with spring comes flowers, and with the flowers comes pollen. Pollen may take a toll on your sinuses, but it can also take a toll on your car! Both your car’s exterior and interior are impacted by pollen build up, so it is important to […]

Read More >>


The Air Inside Your Vehicle

February 23, 2018

With the lower temperatures here in Maryland this winter many motorists keep their cars warm using the heating system with little ventilation. In the warmer months drivers enjoy the breeze with the windows down, but in the cold months the car’s windows remain closed and the air re-circulates throughout the car. With less ventilation drivers […]

Read More >>


Winter Emergency Car Kit

January 10, 2018

Having a Winter emergency kit in the back of your car in case of an unexpected event on the road during the cold season is a wise idea. Unfortunately, you never know if you may run into an issue or have your car break down during bad weather. Let’s look at some things that can […]

Read More >>


7 Unique Ways to Clear Your Car of Snow

January 3, 2018

With snow already in the upcoming forecast, Maryland is due for some wintry weather this year. Unfortunately even when it snows, you still have to go to work. Here are some quick tips on how to clear your car of snow in the mornings. Use your Windshield Wiper Fluid If you come out and see […]

Read More >>


Used Car Buying Guide

December 27, 2017

So you’re looking to buy a used car? If it is your first time, or even if it isn’t, there are a number of things you should inspect before handing your money over to the current owner. As a Maryland auto mechanic, we’ve seen a variety of issues with used cars, here’s a quick used […]

Read More >>


Road Trip Tips for the Holidays

December 21, 2017

The holidays can be the greatest time of the year. Time off of work, you get to see family, and maybe even get a change of scenery. But the holidays usually come with some type of travel. Traveling should be enjoyable, not stressful. Here are some useful road trip tips for the holiday season you […]

Read More >>


Christmas Gifts for a New Driver

November 22, 2017

Christmas is right around the corner and you’ve got a new driver in your family – don’t stress about what to get them for the holidays! Check out our list of the top gift items for new drivers: Tire Pressure Gauge – Checking the pressure in their tires regularly will help prevent them from winding […]

Read More >>


The Dangers of Fall Driving

October 4, 2017

Summer has finally ended and Fall weather is quickly approaching. The leaves are turning pretty colors, cool nights are begging for bonfires, and deer and other animals are coming out to play. Though these are some of the pleasing things Fall is beginning to bring us, they can all mean hazardous conditions for drivers. Let’s […]

Read More >>


Tire Buying Guide

August 18, 2017

Did your car get a flat tire on the way home? Maybe you’re preparing yourself for the winter months because your tires are starting to look bald. Either way, there are many different things to consider when purchasing new tires. In this guide, we will help you determine what types of tires your car needs, […]

Read More >>


1 2 3 4

Automotive Repair Specials

View More Specials >


Awards and Recognition

asa be car care aware best of hoco ase napa

“The staff at Hillmuth Automotive has always been honest and helpful. I had a difficult situation with an insurance claim and they went the extra mile to ensure I got the coverage I needed. They are always courteous and timely.”

-Jo Ellen Nauman, Olney

testimonial

Schedule an Appointment

CLICK TO VIEW AREAS SERVED

Howard County Auto Repair and Auto Service: Columbia (21044, 21045, 21046), Clarksville (21029), Cooksville (21723), Dayton (21036), Elkridge (21075), Ellicott City (21042, 21043), Fulton (20759), Glenelg (21737), Glenwood (21738), Guilford (20763), Hanover (21075, 21076), Highland (20777), Marriottsville (21104), Savage (20763), West Friendship (21784), Woodbine (21797).

Montgomery County Auto Repair and Auto Service: Ashton (20861), Bethesda (20814, 20815, 20817), Brookville (20833), Cabin John (20818), Chevy Chase (20815), Damascus (20872), Derwood (20855), Gaithersburg (20882, 20878, 20879), Germantown (20876), Kensington (20895), Olney (20832), Potomac (20854), Rockville (20850, 20851, 20853), Silver Spring (20904, 20905, 20906)

maryland auto repair logo