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Is Your Battery Charging Correctly?

People of all walks of life are dependent on their cars. Students need transportation to school, professionals to and from work, and parents rely on vehicles to get everyone in the family where they need to be. As much as these vehicles are relied upon, more often than not,...

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The Story of Tisovet The Corvette

Sometimes there are cars that have an amazing story behind them! Bellingham Automotive had the opportunity to help service one of these storied vehicles. Towner Atkinson, an Automotive Service Technician here, had this amazing 1975 Corvette in the shop under his care. This Corvette has been passed through his...

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Not Getting A Coolant Flush Can Leave You Stranded

You’ve seen this scene in just about every TV show or movie when a car breaks down: the car is sputtering, white smoke is coming from the hood, and the driver is standing exasperated outside the car. You dread the thought of this ever happening to you in real...

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Department of Licensing Launching New Licensing System

The Washington State Department of Licensing is preparing to launch a modernized driver licensing system at the end of August, and customers need to be aware of office closures and service disruptions. Beginning August 26, and throughout the weekend, many DOL online services, like those used to buy car...

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Is 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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Vote us for Best of the Northwest!

Just a reminder that now is the time for vote for The Best of The Northwest! We are hoping to be considered for the category of BEST MECHANIC. Go here and vote! Thank you so much for your support.

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I Heard About a Scary Automotive Recall, Does it Affect Me?

  What is an Automotive Recall in the First Place? Automotive recalls are something that happens when the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), or an automotive manufacturer have determined that a vehicle or component of a vehicle fails to meet minimum safety standards.  This could involve the vehicle...

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Summer is Heating Up!

Summer weather is heating up! Make sure your vehicle is ready to keep you and your family cool. Schedule an appointment to have your vehicle’s air conditioner serviced or repaired during the month of July and receive 10% off! Air conditioning services start at just $99! Call us today...

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Air Conditioning Special!

Summer weather is  officially here and it’s HOT!  Come into Bellingham Automotive and take advantage of our Summer AC Special! Air conditioning services start at just $99.  Call our shop at (360) 676-5200 or visit our website to schedule an appointment. Don’t miss out on this chance to stay...

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Warm weather is in the forecast! Do you know what to do if your car overheats?

What to do when your car overheats As the temperature rises outside it’s common to see car engines heating up as well. While consistent abnormal rises in your engine’s temperature warrant a trip to the auto repair shops, there are some things you can do while on the road...

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