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Junkyard Gem: 1992 Subaru SVX (Updated)

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on 7/26/16 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehension.


Subarus have a great reputation.


Not only are they some of the safest vehicles you could buy, but they’re also well known for their longevity.


Did you know that 98% of Subarus sold in the last 10 years are still on the road?


Speaking of a long life, check out this gem.


Spotted in a Denver, Colorado self-service yard, this purple SVX is pretty well-preserved for being 27 years old.


 


Just look at the side glass! It's impossible…

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Deputies Rescue Bear Stuck Inside Subaru (Updated)

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on 7/13/16 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehension.


Is it Papa Bear, Mama Bear, or Baby Bear?


Check out this video of a bear that decided to invade one family’s Subaru Goldilocks-style.



I mean, really, can you blame him?


When you’re ready to see what’s so great about Subaru, come and see us at our Akron-Canton Serra Subaru location.


We…

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Serra Subaru Welcomes Mike LaGuardia

Serra Subaru Welcomes Mike LaGuardia

 

There’s a new kid on the Serra Subaru block

We’re thrilled to welcome Mike LaGuardia to our People Pleasin’ team.


Take a look at what Mike brings to the table.

Decades of experience at work for you

The Medina native has been putting people behind the wheels of their perfect-fit vehicles for over 30 years.


He’s come a long way since his first childhood job of slinging newspapers for the Medina Gazette – that’s for sure.


After working with satisfied customers at various Subaru dealers throughout the region, he spent the last…

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Follow “Phillip the Elf”: Establishing Fun Christmas Traditions (Updated)

Follow “Phillip the Elf”: Establishing Fun Christmas Traditions (Updated)

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on 12/8/15 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehension.


Back in December 2015, we had a special visitor at Serra Subaru (Formerly part of Park Auto Group).



It was a lot of fun to follow Phillip around our dealership as he completed his special mission for Santa.


Phillip has gone back to the North Pole and has been dispatched somewhere else on the globe to gather intel for Jolly Old St. Nick, but we enjoyed the time he spent with…

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Serra Gives Back: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (Updated)

 


This post was originally published on 9/15/15 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehension.


We love to give back.


Several years ago, on October 18, 2015, Angela Battista from our Honda store organized a Breast Cancer Awareness Walk for the employees of Serra Auto Park (formerly Park Auto Group).


We were delighted to play a role in the fight against breast cancer, but here’s the thing: Events like this aren’t foreign to us.


In the 1980’s, the former Park Auto Group opened up in Green, Ohio. Right from the beginning, we made the commitment…

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Blessings in a Backpack [UPDATED]

 


In June of 2015, the Serra Auto Park (formerly Park Auto Group) family had a food drive that was enormously successful.


We were able to present three SUV's full of food during the Green High School boys soccer game on one Saturday evening.


The 180 employees of the former Park Auto Group – and our families – pulled together and gave well over 5,550 of the most-needed food items to children of The Blessings-in-a-Backpack program.


It’s been a few years since we had this event, but we continue to pull together, gather our resources and work to conquer childhood…

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Serra Subaru Service Department is Honored

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on 10/26/15 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehension.


original link: https://www.serrasubaruakron.com/blog/2015/october/26/test1-title.htm


Serra Subaru has a reputation for excellence.


It comes from our commitment to always put customer service first.


Here’s a prime example: In 2015, our service department was honored with the Subaru Exceptional Customer Experience District Champion award for the month of…

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Ready for a Summer Adventure? Check Out These Ohio Happenings

 


There’s nothing like summertime in Ohio.


School’s out, the sun’s shining, and the days are longer than ever.


What to do first?


Here are some of the can’t-miss activities going on in the great state of Ohio this summer.


County fairs

If there’s one thing we know how to do, it’s put on a county fair.


From the animals to the concerts and the rides – not to mention the glorious food – there’s something for everyone.


Check out this complete list of when each fair in the state is taking place.

Cedar Point

Cedar…

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Car Care: Spring Guide to Cleaning Off the Winter Uck

 


It’s that time of year.


The time when no matter what color your paint job actually is, it looks gray.


It’s the grime that winter leaves behind.


Don’t worry – once the sun is shining again, you’ll be excited to bust out your bucket and hose and get to work shining up your ride.


Here’s what you should do.

Give it a thorough wash

This wash is more involved than a drive through your local no-touch car wash.


You have to make sure you get the yuck out of every single nook and cranny of your…

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Savvy Car Owners Keep These Tools in Their Garage

 

Okay, so you’re not a mechanic.


That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have some tools on hand – just in case.


Some issues that come up are well within your ability and having the right tools will allow you to fix what you can.


Check out these tools that you should have in your toolbox.

Tire pump

Air isn’t free anymore.


Unfortunately, most gas stations will charge you for filling your tires up…

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