Faqs

  • + What does ASE Certified mean?

    In 1972 the National Institute for Automobile Service Excellence was established to improve the quality of vehicle repair and servce through the testing and certification of repair and service professionals. To become ceritfied, each technician must pass an exam and provide proof of 2 years of work service in the auto repair field. Each technician must be retested every 5 years. ASE certification is a valuable tool by which to measure the knowledge and skills of technicians as well as the repair facilities commitment to quality.

  • + What about my warranty? Do I need to take my car to the dealer to keep the warranty intact?

    You do not have to take your vehicle back to the dealer for regular maintenance. We can maintain your car to keep your warranty intact.

  • + What do I do if my vehicle breaks down on the road?

    You can call a towing service (we recommend Craigtown 24 hour Towing 410-378-2111) and have your vehicle brought in. We will evaluate your vehicle's needs and contact you as soon as possible.

  • + What are your regular hours of operation?

    Mondays - Fridays
    7:30 am - 5:30 pm

  • + Can I drop my vehicle off after business hours?

    Yes, we have a key drop to the left of the main entrance where you can leave your key and instructions for servicing your vehicle.

  • + What is included in the SPRING/SUMMER MAINTENANCE SPECIAL?

    1) ROAD TEST
    2) CHECK OPERATION AIR CONDITIONER AND RECORD TEMP AT DUCTS
    3) LUBRICATE CHASSIS
    4) CHANGE OIL
    5) CHANGE OIL FILTER
    6) CHECK PRESSURE AND CONDITION OF TIRES AND ROTATE AS NEEDED
    7) CHECK REAR AXLE
    8) CHECK TRANSFER CASE LEVEL (4X4) OR AWD
    9) CHECK SUSPENSION
    10) CHECK C/V BOOTS AND AXLES
    11) CHECK EXHAUST SYSTEM
    12) CHECK FOR FLUID LEAKS
    13) LUBE STEERING STOPS
    14) CHECK STEERING LINKAGE
    15) INSPECT ALL BRAKES AND RECORD READINGS
    16) TEST BATTERY
    17) CHECK POWER STEERING SYSTEM FLUID
    18) CHECK COOLING SYSTEM
    19) TEST ANTIFREEZE AND RECORD PROTECTION
    20) FILL WINDSHIELD WASHERS AND TEST OPERATION
    21) CHECK WIPERS-CONDITION AND OPERATION
    22) CHECK AIR FILTER
    23) CHECK BRAKE FLUID
    24) CHECK COOLANT HOSES
    25) CHECK BELTS
    26) CHECK ALL LIGHTS
    27) CHECK HORN
    28) CHECK CRANKCASE FILTER
    29) CHECK TRANSMISSION OR TRANS AXLE LEVEL
    30) CHECK CHARGING SYSTEM AND RECORD CHARGING VOLTS

  • + What is included in the FALL/WINTER MAINTENANCE SPECIAL?

    1) ROAD TEST
    2) CHECK OPERATION OF HEATER & DEFROSTER
    3) LUBRICATE CHASSIS
    4) CHANGE OIL
    5) CHANGE OIL FILTER
    6) CHECK PRESSURE AND CONDITION OF TIRES – ROTATE AS NEEDED
    7) CHECK REAR AXLE
    8) CHECK TRANSFER CASE LEVEL (4X4) OR AWD
    9) CHECK SUSPENSION
    10) CHECK C/V BOOTS AND AXLES
    11) CHECK EXHAUST SYSTEM
    12) CHECK FOR FLUID LEAKS
    13) LUBE STEERING STOPS
    14) CHECK STEERING LINKAGE
    15) INSPECT ALL BRAKES AND RECORD READINGS
    16) TEST BATTERY
    17) CHECK POWER STEERING SYSTEM FLUID
    18) CHECK COOLING SYSTEM
    19) TEST ANTIFREEZE AND RECORD PROTECTION
    20) FILL WINDSHIELD WASHERS AND TEST OPERATION
    21) CHECK WIPERS-CONDITION AND OPERATION
    22) CHECK AIR FILTER
    23) CHECK BRAKE FLUID
    24) CHECK COOLANT HOSES
    25) CHECK BELTS
    26) CHECK ALL LIGHTS
    27) CHECK HORN
    28) CHECK CRANKCASE FILTER
    29) CHECK TRANSMISSION OR TRANS AXLE LEVEL
    30) CHECK CHARGING SYSTEM AND RECORD CHARGING VOLTAGE

  • + Do you offer any free services?

    Simple Battery and charging systems tests

    Check oil level and tire pressure

    Fill windshield washer fluid