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The Baltimore Driver’s Guide to Brake Maintenance

The thrill of the driving experience is in the engine. There’s just something sensational about the power that comes from putting your foot down. No doubt, the gas pedal’s neighbor gets a lot less credit for a car’s performance. But when it comes to daily driving, your brakes have a pretty big job. We don’t […]

AutoStream Car Care Announces New Hours of Operation

At AutoStream Car Care, family has always come first—our family and our customer’s families. To that end, we have made the decision to close our shops on Saturdays starting April 6, 2019. We’ve come to this decision after much discussion and careful consideration, and we feel that our folks deserve a 2-day weekend to spend […]

3 Most Common Reasons Vehicles Fail Maryland State Inspection

As a certified station for Maryland state inspections, AutoStream Car Care Center has seen countless cars come in for inspection, only to fail for the same frequent causes. Unfortunately, many of these customers have to wait through complete re-inspection after simple fixes for worn out parts. We want to help you avoid the hassle of […]

How to Winterize Your Hybrid Vehicle for a Winter in Maryland?

Attention hybrid drivers in Baltimore, Columbia, Clarksburg, Ellicott City and Woodstock! Is your car ready for winter? When temperatures drop, inevitably so will your gas mileage. It’s an unfortunate part of owning a hybrid vehicle in Maryland. For the gas-conscious driver, we have some tips to prepare your heat-loving hybrid for chilly temperatures. Follow these […]

2018 Brakes for Breasts Fundraiser Surpasses 2017 Donation

AutoStream Car Care is proud to support the fight against breast cancer through the Brakes for Breasts campaign every year. During the month of October, customers received brake pads for free and only paid for labor and other parts. All 5 location participated and donated a percentage of proceeds to the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer […]

Clarksburg Wins WMDA Industry Achievement Award

AutoStream Car Care in Clarksburg won the 2018 WMDA Industry Achievement Award for the highest rated repair shop. Our Clarksburg location won this award out of a pool of shops throughout the Washington D.C., Maryland and Delaware areas. We couldn’t acheive this award without loyal customers like you! Award Winning Service AutoStream Car Care is […]

AutoStream Car Care Technician Wins Industry Award

Joe Hearn, the lead technician at AutoStream Car Care in Ellicott City, won an All-Star Award presented by a well-known automotive industry publication Ratchet + Wrench. Joe is our two time Technician of the Year. He has seven ASE certifications. He is a Maryland State Inspector. He is dealer certified through Acura. He has taken […]