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Beware the overzealous quick lube manager: Discover the benefits of using a full service auto repair shop

by Brian England on Fri, Apr 05, 2019

As a conscientious car owner who wants to keep your vehicle serviced and running smoothly, the following may have happened to you:

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Care Plans Versus Car Leasing: The New Way Not To Buy A Car

by Brian England on Thu, Jan 31, 2019

As consumers, Americans are getting accustomed to not owning anything anymore.  All those software programs we used to purchase are now annual or monthly subscriptions.  Even our music library isn’t really ours anymore.  We’re paying a monthly subscription to stream from one of the clouds.

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Getting To Know Your Car: The Key to Quality, Affordable Auto Service

by Brian England on Mon, Jan 28, 2019

Keeping our customer’s cars in peak operating condition is one of our primary missions at BA Auto Care.  For current and long time customers, it’s a matter of keeping detailed records, understanding the maintenance history of their vehicle and keeping abreast of all the manufacturer and model information.  We take pride in our ability to provide our customers with an affordable, personalized preventive maintenance program.

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A holiday gift for local families in need: A “Social Safety Blanket” that makes it easier to get help

by Brian England on Wed, Dec 12, 2018

As the holiday season approaches, I always start thinking about the importance of serving others in our community, especially neighbors and friends who are facing difficulties during a time when most of us are celebrating. Although Howard County has dozens of agencies ready to support families in need, accessing that support can be a daunting task. What we need is a “social safety blanket,” led by local government with the support of local churches, synagogues and non-profit groups that makes it easy for neighbors in need to access services.

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Making Sense of Driver Assistant Systems on Your Car

by Brian England on Mon, Nov 19, 2018

What You Need To Know

As automation in auto technology fast forwards and driver assistance systems quickly become the new normal in daily driving, understanding the basics of these systems becomes paramount.  It won’t be long before we start relying on these systems to keep us safe on the road. 2018 saw driver assistant systems filter down to all makes and models. Soon we will accept and trust these systems. 

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Topics: driver assistance systems, driving safety

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When it comes to auto service we believe that excellent customer service is all about information and relationships. The more you know about automotive services, the easier it is to have a good relationship with your auto shop because you understand exactly what's happening with your car. We hope this blog will help to facilitate a good relationship with your auto shop, whether it's BA Auto Care or any other shop. We're happy to provide you with great information about auto service, repairs, and a few other topics we love.

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