While it’s true April showers bring the promise of beautiful May flowers, the often rainy Spring weather we “enjoy” in April can also create treacherous driving conditions.According to the Federal Highway Administration, there are more than 1.2 million weather-related vehicle crashes every year. The overwhelming majority of those crashes occur on wet pavement (73%) or … Continue reading April Showers: 9 Tips for Safe Spring Driving
Whether you’re headed over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house for the holidays or planning a family weekend on the ski slopes, ’tis the season for driving in snowy, icy and rainy conditions.To ensure you and your passengers enjoy a safe trip, we’re sharing 17 important winter driving and vehicle maintenance from our friends … Continue reading Stay Safe! 17 Tips for Winter Driving and Vehicle Maintenance
What is dexos oil? And why do I have to use it in my vehicle?Although it’s been six years since General Motors transitioned to its dexos oil specifications, there’s enough confusion and misinformation that we regularly receive questions from customers concerned about maintaining their vehicle warranties.Here’s the short answer to the dexos dilemma: If you own a 2011 or newer … Continue reading The Dexos Dilemma: What It Means to Your GM Vehicle
Headed to the gas station? Don’t top-up your tank. It’s bad for your vehicle and your wallet.\n\nAccording to www.dailyfinance.com, “Once the pump automatically clicks off, you’re not getting much additional gas after. Instead, fuel is likely being diverted through the pump’s vapor recovery system and right back into the station’s tank. That means you’re paying … Continue reading Don’t Top-Up Your Gas Tank! It’s Bad for Your Vehicle, and Your Wallet
Which type of intersection is more efficient, a four-way stop or a roundabout? Mythbusters put it to the test. See the results on our Facebook page and tell us which system you prefer.