Archive for the ‘Tips/Tricks’ Category

Should You Stay in Your Vehicle During a Lightning Storm?

Saturday, June 1st, 2019
lightning at night

National Lightning Safety Awareness Week 2019 tips for driving

With National Lightning Safety Awareness Week 2019 taking place later this month, we want to take the time to make sure our readers are knowledgeable about storm precautions. Of course, always avoid driving in bad weather conditions when you can; however, if you find yourself stuck in a storm or caught in unexpected weather, these tips can help you avoid being struck by lightning, which can be fatal. Keep reading to learn whether you should stay in your vehicle during a lightning storm and other tips.

(more…)

How Much Does It Cost to Paint your 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van?

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
metris van parked by a hotel

Paint color prices for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van

You may have noticed that there are different paint options for your 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van. The amount of variety is important for a vehicle which must represent businesses. You want your 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van to always look presentable, and the paint is the first thing that others will notice. Today we will explore how much it costs to paint your Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van and the paint color options and prices that are available at the time of ordering your new van.

(more…)

Mercedes-Benz Eco Start/Stop How to Video

Monday, May 6th, 2019
metris van parked next to a hotel

Learn how to use the Mercedes-Benz Eco Start/Stop Feature

A lot of newer Mercedes-Benz vehicles offer the Eco Start/Stop Feature, including the Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo Van, which you can find here at Mercedes-Benz Arrowhead Sprinter. As the “Eco” in the name implies, this feature is designed to help make Mercedes-Benz vehicles eco-friendlier. It helps lower fuel consumption, which in turn lowers fuel prices for you and harmful emissions to the environment. The video below will show you the functionality of this feature and how you can start using it in your daily drive.

(more…)

State Parks near Peoria, AZ

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
yellow trees and a hilly landscape

Explore state parks near Peoria, AZ with 360-degree views

Starting this upcoming weekend is National State Park Week and that means it is a perfect time to become acquainted with the state parks in our area. Arizona has quite a few state parks, but we will focus on four state parks near Peoria, AZ that we think are worth paying a visit. Some state parks focus on the natural beauty of the state, which makes for great hiking trails. Other state parks focus on the history of the state. We have some of each, so come with us to learn about the state parks near Peoria, AZ that you should visit for National State Park Week 2019.

(more…)

Tips for Your Mercedes-Benz Vehicle for Car Care Month 2019

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
silver car in the air over a man

Treat your Mercedes-Benz vehicle with extra kindness for Car Care Month 2019 

History always repeats itself. Things grow old and run out, and those things get replaced, and then those replacements in time will get old too. Sadly, this can happen to your vehicle, as it has happened to many vehicles before yours, but we are inviting you to break the cycle of history by taking better care of your Mercedes-Benz vehicle. Keep reading to find tips for your Mercedes-Benz vehicle for Car Care Month 2019. 

(more…)

How to Set the Auxiliary Heat Timer in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
Mercedes-Benz sprinter vans in a white room

Video guide for how to set the auxiliary heat timer in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van

If you have a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van with an auxiliary heat timer you are going to want to make use of this convenient feature. No one likes sitting in a freezing vehicle waiting for it to warm up, but this feature will warm up your vehicle before you have even exited your house. The video below will show you how to set the auxiliary heat timer in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van.

(more…)

What Does Higher Trim Level Mean?

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
2019 mercedes-amg gt coupe driving in sunset

Learn the basics of trim levels

We know that not everyone is as into cars as we are here at Mercedes-Benz Arrowhead Sprinter, but you don’t have to be into cars to know the lingo. Knowing all of the key terms will make your car research easier. Next time you purchase a vehicle, go into it knowing your stuff and your decision won’t be so daunting. Today we are going to answer the question “what does higher trim level mean?” Stay with us to learn the basics of trim levels.

(more…)

How to change the clock in your Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019
Mercedes-Benz sprinter vans in a white room

Watch a video on how to change the clock in your Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van 

Daylight’s Savings Time has just passed, and it is time for the procrastinators among us to change their vehicle clocks to the correct time. Make sure to change the clock in your work van too; you wouldn’t want to run late for any appointments. Below we have a video that will show you how to change the clock in your Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van. 

(more…)

Why Your Car Battery Won’t Start

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
2019 mercedes-benz cargo van

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. 

(more…)

Rules for Driving in Roundabouts in AZ

Monday, December 17th, 2018
2018 mb eclass red convertible on road

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.  

(more…)