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Auto Repairs

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Your local CAR service center has a lot to offer you. Whereas big name auto repair shops often have high quotas to meet and price restrictions, our affiliate shops have realistic goals and never advise any automotive service you don't need. When you walk into one of our locations, you're guaranteed personalized service and genuine work. Every shop is approved by the Washington, Maryland, Delaware Service Station and Automotive Repair Association (WMDA). Technicians don't want to get you in and out to meet numbers; instead they want to correct your automotive problem the first time, in the timeliest manner possible based on your vehicle's needs. All auto repair and mechanic services at Council of Automotive Repair service centers are performed by highly qualified mechanics. From Frederick, MD, Baltimore, MD, and Columbia, MD to Fairfax, VA, Drexel Hill PA, and Wilmington, DE, you can trust your nearest location to provide the help you need. Our shops work on many vehicle models and makes, always using quality truck and car repair equipment to provide you with unparalleled service. We hold ourselves to superior customer service standards and only accept automotive service centers where the mechanics have your best interests in mind. Our goal is to become your trusted and proven name when you need an repair shop. Scroll down to learn more about the many automotive services our centers provide.

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Our number one goal has always been complete satisfaction for customers in Maryland, Washington D.C., Delaware, Pennsylvania, and surrounding areas. Whether you need routine auto maintenance or necessary car repairs, you can count on your nearest CAR service center for convenience, value, and quality each and every time.

Attention Repair Shops: Are you interested in joining the Council of Automotive Repair family? Apply now. We're always looking for independent tire dealers and repair shops that share our values and can benefit from our resources.

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Auto Body, Collision Repair and Paint

Auto body, collision repair, and paint services are designed for motorists who need assistance after a vehicle receives damage...

Axle, CV Joint, Driveshaft Repair

Your vehicle’s axle, CV joint, and driveshaft components are integral to the performance and drivability of your vehicle...

Belts & Hoses

Your vehicle’s belts and hoses are involved in processes within the cooling system, air conditioning system, charging system, and engine...

Brake Repair

A fully functioning brake system is crucial to your safety, the safety of your passengers, and the safety of other drivers on the road...

Climate Control Systems

A climate control system is a complex system that requires routine maintenance for increased seasonal performance and operation...

Cooling System Repair

The cooling system consists of a cooling fan, water pump, thermostat, radiator, heater core, heater valve, and various other parts...

Diesel Engine Repair

Built with durability, reliability, and optimization in mind, diesel engine systems are designed to use their own compression to ignite fuel...

Differential Repair

The differential is responsible for transferring engine power to the wheels. It also compensates for and adjusts to the differences...

Electrical and Electronic Systems

The electrical and electronic systems in your vehicle are responsible for routing power and information in order to dictate...

Engine Diagnostics and Performance

Every vehicle built since 1996 has been equipped with an On-Board Diagnostics System that monitors engine performance...

Exhaust System Repair

Located on the underside of your vehicle, the exhaust system is responsible for collecting and directing harmful emissions away from...

Four Wheel Drive System

Four wheel drive systems allow all four wheels on a vehicle to spin simultaneously. All 4WD vehicles have a transfer case between the...

Glass Repair and Replace

The glass windshields and windows on a vehicle serve multiple functions, like helping to protect occupants from the outside environment...

Lube, Oil & Filter Change

An oil change and oil filter replacement are one of many preventative maintenance services that help promote maximum vehicle performance...

Nitrogen Inflation

Nitrogen is a beneficial alternative to air in tires. A dry, inert, slow acting gas, nitrogen is used in the tires of various vehicles...

Preventive Maintenance

Preventive maintenance is the care and protection of your vehicle against potential major auto repairs...

Roadside Assistance

Roadside assistance is for drivers who find themselves suddenly stranded with an inoperable vehicle...

Starting, Charging & Batteries

Your vehicle’s starting and charging system is involved in regulating multiple electrical processes to start your vehicle's engine...

Steering and Suspension System

The steering and suspension system on your vehicle is responsible for maintaining comfortable riding conditions and driving performance...

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

Tires operating below inflation standards put the overall performance of your vehicle and the safety of your passengers at risk...

Tire Services

Tires are the connection between your vehicle and the surface of the road. Tires are a critical part of your vehicle’s suspension system...

Transmission Repair

The transmission is the link between the engine and the wheels of your vehicle. Whether you drive a manual, automatic, or semi-automatic vehicle...

Vehicle Inspection

Vehicle inspections help to regulate proper vehicle maintenance. They also contribute to safe driving conditions...

Wheel Alignment

A wheel alignment consists of adjusting the wheels of your vehicle so that all wheels are parallel to each other and perpendicular to the ground...

Wheel Services

Many of today’s wheels are cast or forged and made out of steel, aluminum, or aluminum alloy. Casting consists of pouring liquid metal...

About Us

CAR (Council of Automotive Repair) service centers are located in Maryland, Washington D.C., and Delaware. Our goal is to provide unparalleled service in the auto repair and maintenance industry, becoming your chosen name for vehicle care. We believe in providing genuine, honest service to families. None of our shops have unrealistic quotas to meet, so you can be confident knowing you'll never be advised to get an unnecessary repair or preventive maintenance service. Every automotive service center has approval from the Board of Directors at the Washington, Maryland, Delaware Service Station and Automotive Repair Association (WMDA). See your nearest CAR location for professional auto repairs, scheduled maintenance, or new tires today. On behalf of every independently-owned shop that is a member of the Council of Automotive Repair, we look forward to working with you and earning your business.

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