Here's Why Dogs Are Afraid of Fireworks and How to Comfort Them

Here’s Why Dogs Are Afraid of Fireworks and How to Comfort Them

Does your pet go nuts at the sound of crackling sparklers and fireworks booms? They’re not alone. More than any other time, the Fourth of July is the number one day for dogs to run away from home. Why? Because they’re scared of fireworks. Here’s why they are afraid...

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Leave Your Registration in the Car

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Leave Your Registration in the Car

To avoid being a victim of car theft, you probably follow a certain set of rules. Lock your car doors. Never leave your purse unattended in the seat. Don’t display money or valuables in your dash. Always put the shopping bags in the trunk. But, what about your car...

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Here's How to Keep Your Parked Car Cool This Summer

Here’s How to Keep Your Parked Car Cool This Summer

Few things are worse than sticky leather mixed with a hot summer day. Whether you’re driving to the pool or heading home from work, cruising around in a cool car (and not sweating!) is the ideal situation…but how? Parking your car in the shade isn’t always possible—so we’ve rounded...

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6 Tips To Keep Your Dog Cool In The Car

6 Tips To Keep Your Dog Cool In The Car

Summer in Seattle can reach scorching temperatures, especially inside the car. Traveling or driving around town with pets? Be careful—your car could potentially get too hot to handle.  How to Keep Your Dog Cool in the Car While taking your pets—especially your dogs—on long road trips or up the...

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What are the Best Car Colors to Buy

What are the Best Car Colors to Buy?

Are you in the market for a new vehicle and wondering what car color to choose? When purchasing a new Subaru hatchback, sedan, or SUV, you’ll want to consider color in your final decision. But, what are the best car colors to buy? We’ve got the answer.   Why Does...

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Our Favorite City Trails in Seattle

Our Favorite City Trails in Seattle

Looking for a great city trail to hike in Seattle this weekend? Look no further. Here are 7 of our favorite city trails in Seattle. Green River Trail Approximately 19 miles long | Looking for the perfect long hike near the Green River? The Green River Trail runs along...

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Our Philosophy on Brake Replacement

Our Philosophy on Brake Replacement

Do your brakes squeal, grind, or grab? Are you experiencing jerky stops? Is your warning light flashing? It might just be time for a brake system inspection. At Suburb Service, we our customer’s safety is a top priority—and, while not the most glamorous car part, brakes are an important...

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How to Keep Your Subaru Safe When You're Hiking

How to Keep Your Subaru Safe When You’re Hiking

After a perfect, sunny day spent hiking the outskirts of Seattle, the last thing you want is to find that your vehicle has been vandalized or robbed. This is the time of year, however, that vandals and thieves run rampant because they know you’ll be away on a hike....

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Is Driving a Stick Shift Causing You to Have Knee Pain

Is Driving a Stick Shift Causing You to Have Knee Pain?

Own a Subaru Crosstrek, Impreza, or WRX with a manual transmission? Experiencing left knee aches and pains? We’ve heard this complaint from a few of our regular customers and we wanted to get to the bottom of it. Is driving a stick shift causing them to have knee pain?...

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