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Auto Lovers Gift List 2020

Auto Lovers Gift List 2020

It’s that time of year again - Check out a list of some of our favorite gifts that’ll get our car fanatic’s hearts racing ... read more

Road Trip!

Road Trip!

We’ve got you covered for any upcoming road trips – even during the pandemic!  Here’s how we keep you and your family safe: Kill the Corona!  Begin with a whole-veh ... read more

National Industry Award Goes to Local Repair Shop Employee

National Industry Award Goes to Local Repair Shop Employee

Susan Boone receives Ratchet+Wrench All-Star Award for Administrator Support Going above and beyond expectations is the hallmark of Susan Boone's work at Craftsman Auto Care. The administrative employee wears many hats and took on additional Herculean tasks in light of the challenges raised by ... read more

Meet Relay: The Blue Autonomous Bus

Meet Relay: The Blue Autonomous Bus

Meet Relay, a self-driving electric shuttle who passes by our Merrifield location as it jumps between the Mosaic District and Dunn Loring Metro. Craftsman Auto Care & Relay are no strangers. Before it’s big debut to the public on October 22, 2020 – We’ve gotten ... read more

Craftsman Auto Care Takes the Helm at Iconic McLean Automotive

Craftsman Auto Care Takes the Helm at Iconic McLean Automotive

Family-Owned Business Plans to Carry on Tradition at Local Auto Repair Shop MCLEAN, VA – September 15, 2020.  For the first time since 1953 when Paul Justice started the business, McLean Automotive opened its doors under the leadership of another local family. The shop ... read more

Carrying on the traditions at Mclean Automotive Service

Carrying on the traditions at Mclean Automotive Service

Taking ownership of a business is a daunting task and I’ve done it many times in my 35+ years in the auto industry, but nothing compares to the experience I’ve had in the last two weeks as I’ve transitioned McLean Automotive into the Fifth location of Craftsman Auto Care. First, I ... read more

Check out this Sexy New Beast

Check out this Sexy New Beast

Check out this Sexy New Beast! Who ever said servicing your vehicle’s Air Conditioning System isn’t Sexy?  Introducing the next generation of AC Service that is now available at Craftsman Auto Care. We’ve invested in this new ... read more

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Brake "Car-thritus"

Brake "Car-thritus"

“Car-thritus” (rhymes with arthritis) When your vehicle sits unused for a long length of time and suffers from stiffness and deterioration.  Common symptoms include poor engine lubrication, rusty brake rotors & engine components, battery degradation and ... read more

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Our Top Performance Upgrades

Our Top Performance Upgrades

Anytime is a great time to do performance upgrades on your vehicle - Here are our favorites (and most popular!): Brakes Replace your regular brake pads with performance pads and braided stainless steel brake lines.  ... read more

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Interview with Randy Pobst; Pro Racing Superpowers!

Interview with Randy Pobst; Pro Racing Superpowers!

“The Rocket” Randy Pobst is also known to Matt Curry as “the guy who lit my race car on fire!” Matt Curry and the Craftsman team was fortunate to chat with professional race car driver Randy Pobst about racing with the Craftsman Auto Care Team for the 2020 A ... read more

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