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Full Service Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Shop

Our Towson auto repair shop has some of the areas most experienced automotive professionals and certified ASE technicians. The staff includes specialists in both domestic and foreign makes and models. Their combined experience ensures your expectations are met the first time!

  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Brake Repair & Service
  • Computer Diagnostics
  • Steering & Suspension
  • Electrical Repair
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Voted Baltimore’s Best 3X and Counting

Hollenshades is proud to be the winner of Baltimore’s Best in 2020, 2021, and 2023. We are thankful to our customers for continuing to express their support through voting and are dedicated to providing the same quality repairs and customer service that earned us these awards.

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Our Services

Welcome to Hollenshade's

Nearing our 80th year in business, our Towson auto repair shop has served drivers in the Baltimore metropolitan area and their families for 4 generations. Our long-term commitment to providing the highest standard in vehicle care and customer service is reflected in our holding the highest rating assigned to a business (A+) by the BBB. We are the 17th longest standing business to have earned and maintained accreditation with Better Business Bureau Greater Maryland. We empower you to make informed decisions regarding the maintenance and repair of your vehicle through our transparency. Check out our FAQs to learn more!

Why we are different…

  • Timely repairs
  • Accurate estimates
  • Highest quality parts
  • No hassle follow-ups

Our Core Values

OUR History

In 1939 on the same spot where Starbucks currently sits at the northwest corner of York Road and Burke Avenue across from Towson University C. Lee Hollenshade Jr. opened a Texaco gas station.


The team at Hollenshade’s comprises some of the most repair experience compiled in one facility. Click below to see our All-Stars!


We all rely on our vehicles to support our families in many ways. We also understand that unexpected repairs and breakdowns create stress. We pledge to support drivers and families maintaining their vehicles in a manner we would desire for our loved ones.


Our expert staff and supply chain ensures repairs are completed in a timely manner.


Accurate diagnosis and quality workmanship performed using proper tooling and factory specifications.


We give an accurate estimate and information to make an informed decision about your vehicle needs.


Identifying a problem and completing the repair properly the first time provides you the greatest value.

Our Blog

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Read our Latest blog posts

The Life and Safety of Headlights & Bulbs 

The Role of Oxygen Sensors in Engine Performance 

The Science Behind Anti-Lock Braking Systems (ABS) 

Our Reputation

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