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The current automotive market presents today’s dealers with unique challenges—the biggest one being the evolution of the customer experience. As shown by the seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), which gauges the strength of overall vehicle demand in any given month, the current automotive market…Continue
Added by Graham Annett on June 6, 2019 at 6:27am — No Comments
If you want to extend the life of your vehicle, then you will need to carry out some repairs and preventative maintenance tasks every few months. While most modern vehicles are going to run smoothly for decades, a catastrophic breakdown could happen at any time if you don’t take care of essential fixes.
Added by Rachelle Wilber on May 17, 2019 at 9:59am — No Comments
There are lots of modifications that you can make to your car. Some modifications are better for the reliability and performance of your vehicle than others. Here are some of the car customizations that you can install that will help with your vehicle’s reliability factor.
The tires that you install make a…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on January 2, 2019 at 11:39am — No Comments
When you take home a new car, you expect it to meet your family’s transportation needs for years to come. It likely delivered impressive performance initially, but wear and tear has now taken a toll. You may increasingly be dismayed at your family car’s performance. While you may be thinking about replacing your car with a new model because of this…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on November 7, 2018 at 8:42am — No Comments
When you become a car owner, you want to care for it so that it will run smoothly, last long and not pose a hazard to you or others. Some maintenance and repairs will necessitate the expertise of a qualified mechanic. You don’t need experience or expert knowledge for many relatively simple and inexpensive steps to care for your car. A few of these are below. …Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on October 22, 2018 at 8:52am — No Comments
With all the different components that make up your vehicle, it can be easy to forget that there are only four components that actually contact the road: your tires. Since your tires make the difference between a safe drive and one that ends in tragedy, it’s vital to properly care…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on October 1, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments
Timing is Everything: Create Campaigns Now
Although all dealers see escalated tire sales in the last two months of the year, only luxury…Continue
Added by Doug Van Sach on June 29, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
Making sure the right tires are on your truck can benefit you in a number of ways. The first is safety- the wrong tires can lead to blowouts, spinouts, and accidents. Not to mention the problems your truck will have off-road with the wrong tires.…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 28, 2018 at 9:59am — No Comments
One of the staples for service department is tires, including sales, mounting, balancing and alignments. Tires are a price leader for your dealership and a great way to get customers in, providing you the opportunity for additional service work revenue.
Added by Ujj Nath on June 26, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
Preparing your car for unexpected troubles on the road can make all the difference in you being stranded on the roads or having to pay for emergency repairs. Taking the time today to do simple maintenance checks will ensure you’re driving safely down the road this season. Consider these tips for preparing your car for…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on November 19, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
As you are cruising down a country road, you approach…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on August 25, 2017 at 10:00am — No Comments
There is no doubt that driving is the most common way for people to get around. Every time you get into your car, you hope that you will arrive at your destination without any major incidences. However, driving comes with several dangers and hazards, making it…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on July 31, 2017 at 7:45am — No Comments
The motorcycle is an item that most owners want to keep for a lifetime. Some Harleys cost as much as new luxury cars, so treat your motorcycle like you would any high-end vehicle. Know when to maintain the vehicle and how often. Here are a number of ways to take optimal care of your motorcycle.
Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 15, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Driving around with worn out or damaged tires can be a major safety hazard, and under certain conditions, bad tires can directly result in you getting in a potentially serious accident. Unfortunately, knowing when it's time to buy new tires isn't also so easy. For this reason, you'll…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 1, 2017 at 6:45am — No Comments
Road trips are as much a part of American life as apple pie and baseball. Millions of people every year take a road trip for vacation or to attend an activity. But road trips can and do go awry, whether it's an accident, car trouble or some other reason. To ensure your road trip…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on March 24, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Regular maintenance extends the life of your car, improves its performance and cuts repair costs. Vehicle owners profit greatly from these five low-cost maintenance tips.
An oil change refreshes your engine and lubricates other critical…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 11, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments
To protect your family on the road, you need to perform routine maintenance on your vehicle. Something that requires maintenance and must be replaced form time to time is your tires. If you don’t, you could get in a deadly accident due to a blowout or hydroplaning. However, you may be confused…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on September 17, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Do-it-Yourself projects for the car are not for everyone. New cars are complex machines with computers that usually keep them tuned-up and zooming along. For the first year or two, you probably won’t need to do anything for your new baby except visit the occasional car wash and oil…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on May 7, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Your tires are said to be the most important safety feature on your car. They are, after all, the only part of your car that actually touches the road. Because they are so important when it comes to being safe when driving, they should be maintained and properly taken care of at all times. Getting a flat tire in the middle of nowhere or having a blowout while driving at a high speed can be catastrophic for both you and your vehicle. The National Highway Travel Safety Association actually…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 5, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Here are five easy-to-follow auto maintenance tips to keep your car running its best while staying safe behind the wheel. Follow these tips to save on costly repairs later.
The Penny Check
To determine if your tires are getting worn out and are about due for replacement, Free Service Tire Company recommends the penny check. Simply take a penny and place it in the groove of the tread…
Added by Lizzie Weakley on February 17, 2016 at 3:28pm — No Comments