Archive for the ‘Tips/Tricks’ Category

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. 

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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. 

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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.  

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How can we travel safe?

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
Young people in a vehicle

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…)

How to Prepare Your Car for a Summer Road Trip

Thursday, May 24th, 2018
looking down a country road

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…)

5 Tips to Prolong the Lifespan of Your Tires

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
person putting air into tire up close

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.

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What’s the Difference Between Standard and Synthetic Motor Oil?

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
man changing oil in car

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…)

Avoid Expensive Vehicle Fixes With These Simple Tips

Monday, January 8th, 2018
mechanic working on car

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!

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Ways to Get Rid of Spiders on Your Side Mirrors

Friday, June 9th, 2017

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…)

Why does the AC in my car smell?

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
Why does the AC in my car smell?

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…)