man handing girl car keys

Buying a used vehicle can be a risky endeavor, but also a rewarding one. Buying used, even if the vehicle is close to new, will save you a lot of money compared to the price of a new vehicle off the lot. However, there are some inherent risks that come with purchasing a used vehicle; here is how to best avoid trouble.

shocks

Ride quality is an essential part of your driving experience. At Martin's Garage in Shippensburg, we strive to keep your car, truck, or SUV as smooth and comfortable to drive as the day it came off the lot. Your shock absorbers play a huge role in ride quality; here’s what you should know.

transmission

At Martin's Garage in Shippensburg, PA, we see a lot of the same mistakes that cause a transmission to fail. With our help, you can avoid a preventable transmission failure and keep your car reliably on the road.

fluid being poured from a container

In life, you learn that more expensive doesn’t always mean better. When it comes to transmission fluid, does it matter? Are name brand fluids better than the cheapest option? Martin's Garage in Shippensburg, PA has the answers.

windshield wiper being replaced

Ah, windshield wipers. Like so many indispensable things in life, we tend not to appreciate them until they’re gone. But what if all drivers had a basic understanding of the wonderful world of wipers, enabling them to identify problems early and choose replacements wisely? We like that idea. Accordingly, we’ve put together a crash course that should bring your knowledge up to speed. Your automotive windows to the world require dependable wipers, so let’s learn more about these unsung heroes.

diesel tech working on engine

When you think about diesel engines, you probably think about large trucks and machinery, and maybe a few oddball cars over the years. So how long has diesel really been around, and why is it used the way it is today? More specifically, why should you choose a diesel engine for your needs?  Here at Martin's Garage in Shippensburg, PA, we discuss this with customers often based on their unique needs along with the history of the diesel engine.

car driving down road

Here are 10 steps to keep your car up and running from our team here at Martin's Garage! Whether you choose to do the maintenance yourself or take your car to see our professional service technicians, the non-profit Car Care Council recommends 10 basic maintenance procedures to keep your vehicle running its best. 

Fleet trucks, different models van and semi

While most fleet vehicles are chosen for their reliability, low maintenance, and durability, sometimes maintaining several of them at a time can become overwhelming. Let Martin's Garage in Shippensburg, PA put your mind at ease, with our fleet maintenance programs for any and all fleet vehicles.

  • Jasper Pref
  • 24-Hour Dropoff
  • Asa
  • ASE
  • ATSG
  • B&W Trailer Hitches
  • BG Products
  • Cummins Diesel
  • Diamond Eye Performance Exhaust
  • Donlen Fleet
  • Duramax Diesel
  • Fleet Services
  • Flo Pro Performance Exhaust
  • Flowmaster
  • Ford Power Stroke Diesel
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Jamo
  • Loaner Car
  • Magnaflow
  • MACS
  • Motorcraft Parts
  • NAPA AutoCare Center
  • Pet Friendly
  • Radiator
  • Shuttle Service
  • State Inspection
  • 36 Month Warranty
  • Wifi Available

Martin's Garage

1619 Rowe Rd
Shippensburg, PA 17257
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