When Should You Change Your Car Air Filter?

May 21st, 2015

When was the last time you thought about your car air filter? If it’s been awhile, now is a good time to check it out. Your car air filter is an important part of your engine, because it supplies it with clean air to ensure the engine car run at its maximum efficiency. In this week’s blog, we’ll talk about why it’s so important to have a clean air filter, and how to know when it’s time to change your car air filter.

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This car air filter definitely needs to be changed.

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5 Car Maintenance Tips to Help Your Car Last Longer

May 15th, 2015

If there’s one thing any car owner wants, it’s for their car to last as long as possible. The best way to make this happen is by performing regular car maintenance. From changing fluids to simply keeping the inside and outside clean, there are a number of maintenance practices you should follow to get the most life out of your car. In this week’s blog, we’ll talk about some of the best car maintenance practices you can follow to get as many miles on that odometer as possible.

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Keep your car running longer with these car maintenance tips!

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Happy Mother’s Day from Auto Stop!

May 8th, 2015

 

We’d like to wish everyone a very Happy Mother’s Day! Tell your mom how much you love her this Mother’s Day!

 

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Happy Mother’s Day!

3 Things to Do For Your Car This Weekend

May 1st, 2015

The weather in Baltimore for this weekend is looking beautiful, which means you can get outside and give your car a little TLC! So while you’re out there tending to your yard, give some attention to your car too. It will thank you for it!

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Catalytic Converters: How to Know if There’s a Problem

April 22nd, 2015

Catalytic converters use a catalyst to convert harmful and dangerous compounds into harmless compounds, so it’s important to identify issues with converters.

Catalytic converters focus on reshaping hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxides. As we all know, carbon monoxide is poisonous, but what you may not have known is that nitrogen oxide can lead to smog and acid rain. How then, do you know if there is a problem with your catalytic converter?

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Automatic Transmission Problems to Watch Out For

April 17th, 2015

Do you drive a vehicle with an automatic transmission? Most people do, but few people know how to recognize the signs of a transmission problem. That’s why in this week’s blog, we’re going to talk about some of the most common signs of a problem with an automatic transmission.

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Engine Diagnostics in Baltimore from Auto Stop

April 10th, 2015

Check engine light on? That means your car is trying to tell you something. Bring in your car for an engine diagnostic test at Auto Stop when the check engine light goes on, the sooner the better! Learn how we diagnose what’s wrong in our blog.

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4 Tips for Finding an Auto Repair Shop in Baltimore

April 3rd, 2015

There are tons of auto repair shops in the city. How do you find one where you can trust that the mechanics will do a quality job at a fair price? This week, we’ll talk about some of the best tips for finding an auto repair shop in Baltimore.

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How Does a Turbocharger Work?

March 27th, 2015

Turbochargers are a popular aftermarket addition, designed for car owners who are looking to add power to their engine without adding weight. Learn how turbochargers work in this week’s blog.

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Oil Change and Other Spring Car Care Tips

March 20th, 2015

Spring is finally here! It’s time to do some spring cleaning. When it comes to your car, there are plenty of things you can do to give it the care it deserves after a long Baltimore winter. Learn about some spring care car tips in our blog.

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