When Do You Need to Replace Your Brakes

When Do You Need to Replace Your Brakes?

What’s that grinding, growling noise as you are stopping your Subaru? Assuming you didn’t add some bells and whistles to your ride, there’s a good chance it’s your brakes. It’s even a possibility the brakes are getting worn down to the indicators. (That’s not good, just to be clear.)...

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Synthetic Oil VS Conventional Oil

Synthetic Oil VS Conventional Oil

Every responsible Subaru owner knows that one of the most important things you can do to keep your vehicle running smoothly is to ensure it is properly oiled. It’s not enough to simply make sure that your vehicle has oil in it, it’s imperative that it have the proper...

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Tips to Keep Your Subaru from Looking (and Smelling) Like a Kennel

7 Tips to Keep Your Subaru from Looking (and Smelling) Like a Kennel

Calling all dog lovers! It’s common, especially in the Pacific Northwest like Seattle, Washington, to see countless cars traveling with their beloved pets. Up here, they’re viewed as family! Rain or shine, you can count on seeing owners with a little extra cargo in their Subarus. Our community loves...

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What do I do if I put Diesel in my Car Gas Tank?

So, you did it. You made the mistake you thought was never possible. The mistake you used to look at others in shock wondering “how in the world does someone do that?” But now, as you stare at the gas pump with eyes wide open, panic begins to creep...

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Most Common Causes of a Check Engine Light

Most Common Causes of a Check Engine Light and How It Effects Your Wallet

The check engine light: every drivers worst fear. Honestly, wouldn’t you rather ANY other light turn on? Tire pressure? Turn signal? Even the brake warning light is better! The problem with the check engine light, is although there are so many reasons for it to come on, we fear...

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The Importance of Windshield Wipers for Safe Driving

The Importance of Windshield Wipers for Safe Driving

The rainy season is upon us in Seattle, Washington. This is the time of year right after the freezing temperatures and ice storms, when ice turns to rain and continues with the muddy decent. During this time, you need a really clear windshield while driving your Subaru, to ensure...

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Never Underestimate the Importance of Your Cars Lights

Never Underestimate the Importance of Your Cars Lights

It’s the dark and dismal time of the year in Seattle, Washington to be driving your Subaru. Regardless of where you are in the Pacific Northwest — Bothell, Lynnwood, Mountain Terrace or even downtown Seattle- you need to ask yourself one thing: Are all your Subaru lights working? We...

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Ways To Winterize Your Subaru

How To Winterize Your Subaru

Baby, it’s cold outside! We are ready, is your Subaru? We know you feel it! Winters in the Pacific Northwest are no joke. Living in Washington comes with snow, ice, and frigid winter temperatures. So let’s talk about how to winterize your Subaru. Sometimes stepping outside can be downright...

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How Long Should New Tires Last?

It’s official! We at Suburb Service have added tires to the list of services we provide for your Subaru and maybe your other car or you would be kind enough to tell your neighbor that your favorite repair shop does tires on all mid sized cars. You want to...

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