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Summer is Almost Here!

Summer is just around the corner. But, just because the cold weather is gone doesn’t mean your car’s safe from the elements. In fact, the heat can be just as harsh as the cold. And everyone knows an overheated engine or broken AC can put a damper on a...

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Is Your Vehicle Ready For Spring?

Fall and Winter weather can cause wear on our vehicles, specifically tires and wipers. Worn out tires and windshield wiper blades are symptoms of neglected vehicle maintenance that put drivers and passengers at serious risk during the typically rainy months of spring. Thin tire treads create hazardous driving conditions...

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Are you a AAA Member? Burlington Automotive is a AAA Approved Shop!

Burlington Automotive is an AAA Approved Automotive shop, and offers a full range of automotive services for customer convenience. We are happy to maintain AAA requirements to show our customers that we care, and are dedicated to providing exceptional automotive service. Some of the services we offer include: 10%...

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Seahawk’s Contest Winners Announced

Drum roll please! Bellingham Automotive and Burlington Automotive are excited to announce the following winners of our Seahawk’s Contest: Grand Prize Winner: Jim Allaway Jim receives 2 tickets to the Seahawks vs Rams on December 28th Second Prize Winners: Lisa Oppewall and Deena Claborn Second price winners receive a...

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Fall Car Care

Fall is here why not take a little time to be car care aware and make sure your vehicle is ready for the more harsh weather ahead? Taking a few simple steps now can save you the headaches and cost of an emergency breakdown later. Whether you do it...

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Fall Is Here! Stay Safe While Driving

Fall is here around Burlington and  Skagit County and the leaves are falling. When leaves accumulate on the roadway and become wet, they can get extremely slippery, making the driving conditions similar to driving on ice. Besides reducing the car’s traction, causing skidding and the possibility of losing control...

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Don’t Ignore Noises Your Vehicle is Making

Nobody wants to have to spend money on care repairs, but if something on your vehicle is going wrong ignoring it will lead to spending more time and money on the fix. While you may not know how to repair your car when the times comes, Burlington Automotive is...

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Get Your Student’s Vehicle Ready for Back to School

Summer is drawing to a close and it’s officially back to school time for many. This time of the year can be busy for both students and parents leaving it easy for tasks like vehicle maintenance to fall to the bottom of the list. Whether you child is heading...

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Keeping Your Towing Vehicle Cool

Have you traveled over a pass lately and seen a vehicle pulled over with steam rolling out of their engine compartment? You can’t help but feel badly for them, but is there something that could have been done to prevent that? Towing puts extra strain on your engine and...

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Summer Travel Tips

If you plan to hit the road soon during this great summer weather, check out these top five tips to get your car ready for travel. 1. Check your tires. A blown tire at a high rate of speed leads to hundreds of fatal accidents every year according to...

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