CAR CARE NEWS :: FEBRUARY 2016

Car Car Tips & Other News

Stylish Nissan Sentra Offers Safety with New Technology

The 2016 Nissan Sentra features a stylish new look with even more changes below the surface.

A reimagined interior hosts an LCD flat panel display for the infotainment system.

Get A Grip on Gear Fit for Your Little Leaguer

Winter’s howling winds will soon give way to that unmistakable “tink” when an aluminum bat swats cowhide--a telltale sign Little League is back. Do their the cleats and gloves still fit?

Here’s a guide to taking inventory before opening day.  

Style Meets Power in Presidential Fleet

American presidents have ridden in style for generations. In 1909 William Howard Taft became the first president to take a ride in a White House automobile, and since then presidential transportation has become much more than a way to get from Point A to Point B.

Take a peek into some of our chief executive limousines.

Four Reasons to Get Multipoint Inspection

Multipoint inspections are the automotive equivalent of a physical. What do technicians look for? Why is it one of the best things you can do for a vehicle?

Mobile Apps Assist Drivers in Times of Need

During and after an accident are the worst times to figure out urgent steps you need to take for safety. Worse, you may be unable to place an urgent call yourself.

Learn about phone apps designed to help in times of stress.

Your Vehicle Deserves a Breath of Clean Air

Those scented cardboard cutouts in the impulse buy section of the convenience store offer quick, easy way to freshen up your interior. Yet, they aren’t a long-term solution for lingering odor.

Tackle Winter Grime to Prevent Damage

Winter weather bullies your vehicle. A combination of snow, ice, sludge and mud are among the causes of gritty wheel wells and a paint job coated in caked crud. Luckily, some simple steps reintroduce that showroom sparkle.

Valentine's Destinations for Chocolate Lovers

You can do better than a heart-shaped box of goodies for Valentine’s Day. Why not make chocolate itself the destination?

Visit any of these destinations and your sweet tooth (and your sweetie) will thank you.  

Three Ways to Make Tires Last Longer

An underinflated tire poses a safety risk and also wears out faster. Can you rely on tire warning lights in your dashboard? No really. Here's why.

Belts and Hoses: Your Engine's Unsung Heroes

Who ever really thinks about engine belts and hoses when they’re driving?

Yet, it is those critical but forgotten parts that can leave your vehicle stranded on a remote roadway. The numerous belts and hoses are critical to many operations drivers take for granted, from keeping your engine cool to recirculating air in the passenger compartment.

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