9 Tips for your Spring Vehicle Checkup

March 30th, 2015
Spring is on its way, and it's time to do a little preventive maintenance!
  Posted in: Auto Repair 101

Maryland State Inspection

March 26th, 2015
Making your Maryland State Inspection Easy!

Potholes...A Sign It’s Spring

March 18th, 2015

Nobody needs to remind you this has been an especially harsh winter.

Winter is not just hard on vehicles and the people who drive them -- it’s hard on roads, too. With fluctuations in temperature and freeze/thaw cycles, pavement materials expand and contract, leaving streets with cracks and potholes. Add in the effect of washouts from heavy rain, caustic de-icing chemicals and damage from vehicles with studs or tire chains, and you can end up with springtime road surfaces which are a real mess.

Unfortunately, you can’t wait for the highway department to repair damaged pavement...you’ve got to get where you’re going, and your car’s tires, suspension and alignment are likely to pay the price. A hard impact on a pothole can be enough to tweak your front end ali ...[more]

  Posted in: Tires 101

Staying on the Straight and Narrow in Frederick, MD

March 10th, 2015
Get Back on the Straight and Narrow with a Wheel Alignment in Frederick, MD

Signs That You Need New Brakes

March 6th, 2015
Brake repair in Frederick, MD and Taneytown, MD
  Posted in: Brakes

Why Schedule Regular Oil Changes For Your Vehicle?

March 5th, 2015
Many vehicle owners do not take the time to schedule regular oil changes. Regular oil changes are vital to the life of your engine and can extend its performance for years. This is one of the most important and inexpensive things you can do to keep engine protected. Most manufacturers recommend changing your oil every 3,000-6,000 miles, depending on your vehicle use and the type of oil you are using. 
 
Oil Changes are essential to:
  • Lubricate engine to reduce wear and friction
  • Reduce engine temperatures
  • Maintaining proper engine function
With regular oil changes your engine will be protected against much of the harm normal wear and tear will cause. Parts will stay cleaner with less corrosion, which means with regular upkeep there will b ...[more]
  Posted in: Auto Repair 101

Benefits of a Wheel Alignment

March 4th, 2015
Wheel alignments in Frederick, MD and Taneytown, MD
  Posted in: Tires 101, Alignments