371 W. Patrick St. | Frederick, MD 21701

371 W. Patrick St. | Frederick, MD 21701

New Driver Auto Must-Know Maintenance

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As a new driver, owning your first car brings a sense of freedom and independence. However, with this newfound freedom comes the responsibility of properly maintaining your vehicle. Regular maintenance not only ensures your car’s longevity but also enhances your safety on the road. Here are some must-know maintenance tips for new drivers that will […]

Is Your Truck Fleet Properly Maintained?

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If you’re running a business that relies on a fleet of trucks, keeping those vehicles properly maintained is essential for your success. Not only can neglected maintenance lead to costly breakdowns and repairs, but it can also put your drivers and other road users at risk. Here are some key things to keep in mind […]

What Are the Main Systems of a Car?

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Cars have come a long way since they were first invented. Nowadays, cars are equipped with various systems that make them safer, more efficient, and more comfortable to drive. Let’s take a closer look at the main systems of a modern car. Engine System The engine system is the most important system in a car. […]

5 Maintenance Tips for Longer Car Life

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Keeping up with car maintenance probably  isn’t the most exciting thing on your to-do list, but cars are expensive. Keeping up with car maintenance is how you protect your investment and prevent costly repairs. Take a look at these five maintenance tips that can make your car last longer. 1. Change the Oil  Skipping oil […]

5 Auto Maintenance Updates to Keep You Safer

Ken's automotive and transmissions maintenance to keep your car safe

Whether you have a new car or an old beater, owning a vehicle comes with a lot of responsibilities. You’re responsible for keeping it in working and safe condition. If you neglect maintenance, not only can it affect the reliability of your vehicle, but it can also make your vehicle unsafe to drive. To prevent […]

Why Car Alignments are Important

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Alignment assures your tires meet the road at the proper angle, your wheels are pointing straight, and your tires are centered in the wheel wells. Wheels that are not properly aligned can make driving difficult and unsafe. While most drivers neglect to realign their wheels when they’re supposed to, here are a few reasons why […]

Fall Vehicle Maintenance Checklist

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Fall is quickly approaching, and that means it’s time for some vehicle maintenance. Having your car serviced before the fall arrives is one way to keep your vehicle on the road longer. Fall entails cooler weather and plenty of leaves. Make sure your vehicle is ready to tackle the fall by following this fall vehicle […]

How Often Should I Replace My Car’s Battery?

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Car batteries are the strong, resilient force behind every car. They do their job regardless of heat, cold weather, and the drivers who demand so much of them. We demand a lot from our car batteries, so it’s no surprise that eventually they will die, and we will need to replace them. But just how […]

Why You Should Rotate Your Tires

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Your tires are a significant part of your driving experience. Tires that are old, worn-out, or deflated can make your driving experience unpleasant. Tires that are properly deflated and have significant tread will give you a better driver experience. That’s why it’s so important to have your tires rotated. If you’ve been putting off your […]

Are Manufacturer’s Maintenance Recommendations Reliable?

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Plenty of car drivers take the “if it’s not broke, don’t fix it” approach to car maintenance. However, what those drivers don’t know is that following their car’s manufacturer’s recommended maintenance schedule can help prevent damage and keep their car running on the road longer. If you are one of those drivers who question the […]