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10 Things You Need to Know About Oil Changes

March 4th, 2019 by

Oil Changes Keep the Engine Clean & Healthy Oil changes protect the engine by lubricating parts and controlling running temperatures to prevent excessive wear and overheating. They Help You Avoid Breakdowns If you never change the oil, dirt and contaminants will degrade engine parts, leading to repairs and potential breakdowns. Old oil fails to lubricate

Signs Your Maryland Vehicle Needs Brake Repair

October 8th, 2018 by

Your brakes help to form a system of safety as you drive through beautiful Maryland. When their functionality is reduced, then you place yourself, your family, and other drivers at a greater risk of harm. Brakes are not something we usually think about until at least 20,000 miles have been driven. Many vehicles can make

How to Maintain Your Tires in Germantown, MD

June 8th, 2018 by

Good tire health is the key to unlocking the maximum performance of your vehicle. There are several things you can do right away before tackling your daily commute. Check the air pressure in the tire to ensure it matches manufacturer recommendations. Perform regular maintenance on your tires. Have your tires inspected often. These simple checkups

Meet the team: Brinda

March 19th, 2018 by

Brinda is the face of our front office, and has been with us for about a year now. Let’s get to it! Tell me about yourself! I’m from California, I moved here a year ago. I’m not a fan of winter, but I’m trying to enjoy the experience. I mean, even if I don’t like

What is the Golden Wrench Award?

March 8th, 2018 by

What is the Golden Wrench Award? The Golden Wrench is our version of the employee of the month. However! In our version, the winner is chosen by everyone who works at Precision Auto, not just Bud and I. How does someone win? We have a Golden Wrench jar where anyone and everyone can put a

Tire Pressure Lights

December 28th, 2017 by

Hey everyone! Today’s blog post will be about the dreaded low Tire Pressure light. This light lets you know if your tires are under filled or over filled. This is NOT the TPMS light. The “TPMS” light will be a small light showing the letters “TPMS”. Why are over inflated tires such a bad thing?

Meet the family: Bud

November 17th, 2017 by

Hi everybody! Next up in our “Meet the family” series you’ll meet Bud, the owner and founder of Precision Auto. Tell us a bit about yourself I am so proud of my family; I have two wonderful grandchildren. I’m very lucky because I’m able to sneak away to spend time with the one who is