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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Here’s Why Quality Motor Oil Is Important

Here’s Why Quality Motor Oil Is Important (And Why You Should Change It Regularly)

Not changing your motor oil? That’s a non-starter. Motor oil needs to be changed at regular intervals, no matter how old or new your car. It’s a vital part of keeping your car’s engine running properly and you away from the shop. But, what kind of motor oil does...

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Certain Colors and Makes Get Pulled Over More Often

It’s Not a Myth: Certain Colors and Makes Get Pulled Over More Often

No, it’s not a myth. It’s not a fable your mother told you at sixteen to keep you from speeding. Cars of certain make and color definitely get pulled over by the police more often. Here’s why. What Do Police Look for On the Road? When looking to give...

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Which Color Car Gets Dirtiest the Fastest?

Which Color Car Gets Dirtiest the Fastest?

Does Color Matter? This Car Color That Gets Dirty the Fastest Have you begun to notice a cloud of greenish-yellow dust settling everywhere? Settling along rooftops, the ground, and on your car, pollen is out to get you all season long. And, besides causing your allergies to overreact and...

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How to Maintain a Vehicle You Don’t Use Often

How to Maintain a Vehicle You Don’t Use Often

Do you have a vehicle just sitting in your garage that you don’t use often? Is it just the older “family vacation” car you only drive on road trips? Maybe its a truck just used for hauling large items, but not for everyday driving. Whatever the case, you’re probably...

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How to Clean Germs From Your Car

How to Clean Germs From Your Car

Are you a germaphobe? Have a germaphobe ride in your car quite often? You’re going to find yourself cleaning all the time. Cars are breeding grounds for all sorts of microorganisms. Beyond vacuuming the floorboards and cleaning our your trash, you might be wondering how to best clean your...

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