Archive for the ‘Tips/Tricks’ Category
Learn about why your car battery won’t start this winter
No one wants to be stranded in cold weather, but this situation could happen to anyone if their car battery dies. The good news is, you can prevent this from happening to you. Keep reading to learn about why your car battery won’t start and what to do about it.
Learn the rules for driving in roundabouts in AZ
Roundabouts are becoming more common around the United States, and even close to home in Peoria, AZ. It is important to be familiar with these new road icons, because we do not see them going away anytime soon. If you have been driving for a while, then chances are that roundabouts were not covered in your driver’s education classes, but do not worry! We will go over all of the facts about and important rules for driving in roundabouts in AZ.
Safe Driving Tips and Tricks
With the holidays coming up, people are going to be on the road a lot. Driving is one of the most popular ways to get around during this time of year, and we want to help you reach your destination safely. We have a list of safe driving tips and tricks to help you better protect your family on the road. (more…)
With the kids out of school and the weather warm, summer is a great time for a road trip. There is plenty that goes into planning a road trip including where to go, when to go, what to do while you’re there and more. With all that planning, don’t forget to make sure that your vehicle is also ready to make the trip.
Plan ahead and make sure that your car isn’t the thing keeping you from a great road trip. To learn what to check on your car to find out if it’s ready for your next road trip, continue reading! (more…)
If you drive a car, you know that tires can be one of the more costly maintenance expenses. This being said, why not be smart with your tires and make them last a little bit longer. Follow these few simple tips to see how your tire life can be prolonged and keep a little more cash in your pocket.
Even if you don’t know much about your car, you at least know that you have to get your oil changed every once in a while. But how often? Well, that depends on the type of oil you’re using? There are different types of oil?! Why? Keep reading to learn the differences between standard oil and synthetic oil, and why your Mercedes-Benz needs synthetic oil to thrive. (more…)
Vehicles are expensive enough, so there’s nothing worse than having to foot the bill for an expensive maintenance project. Fortunately for you, however, there are a number of steps you can take to decrease the risk of your vehicle requiring costly repairs. We’ve put together a list of five tips to help make sure those small problems don’t turn into giant, costly disasters, so scroll down and read!
Summer brings sunshine, warm weather and longer days. There is most daylight to enjoy more adventures and activities, but there can also be some not so nice things about it. In many areas, summer brings out insects and spiders. These pests can be good for the environment, but they can also be bothersome especially to people who are afraid of them. Today we’re going to tell you some ways to get rid of spiders that are making their new home in your car’s side mirrors. (more…)
Now that summer is in full force and you’ve been regularly using your vehicle’s AC, you might have noticed that it isn’t always operating as it should. You might have even noticed a strange odor coming from your air vents. Before you panic and think it’s time to make a service appointment, there are a few things you can check first. Today we’re going to look at some possible reasons why your car’s AC smells when it’s on. (more…)
When you drive a bigger vehicle you may not realize it, but wind and air flow can play a huge role in your performance capabilities. This is often referred to as crosswind, which is defined as a wind blowing across one’s direction of travel. This wind affects the aerodynamics of a moving vehicle. Today we’re going to see how this impacts you when you’re driving a Mercedes-Benz van and what available features you can get to help protect you from it, like Mercedes-Benz crosswind assist. (more…)