Auto Detailing: Tips to Clean Automotive Upholstery

Auto Detailing: Tips to Clean Automotive Upholstery from Kims Toyota.

As time passes, your car interior might start smelling really bad due to a combination of tobacco, socks, coffee, or wet dog. It is very difficult to regain the new car scent with the upholstery absorbing dust and other pollutants. Car upholstery is made from different materials like leather, cloth, or vinyl. Cleaning of the interiors and the upholstery may be difficult and expensive since professional cleaners charge very high fees to remove the minutest of stains. Continue reading →

10 Things Buyers Should Know Before Buying a Car


Buying a car isn’t a decision that should be taken lightly – it is a solid investment that will be around for a quite a few years. Here are some helpful pointers from  Kims Nissan that every first-time car buyer should bear in mind:

Financing needs to be at the top of the list – always calculate the deposit you can put down along with the monthly payment you can afford.

It helps to do some research on available auto loans to get a sense of what you qualify for. A positive credit score will be useful while securing a loan. Continue reading →

Car Servicing Benefits for New/Used Cars


Irrespective of the car model you own, whether it is new or used, getting your vehicle serviced can make the world of a difference for your money and car’s performance. Not only will a well maintained car ensure potential issues are resolved, but it lets you obtain a greater price if you were to trade the car in. If your car was to be poorly looked after people will, needless to say, be put off when they inspect the vehicle and be wary about purchasing it.  Continue reading →

Automotive Accessories Every Vehicle Needs


It is evident that when you purchase a vehicle you will wish to outfit it in a certain way, no matter how many options or accessories may have come with it. There is just something about a car that begs for a personal touch beyond what a factory, dealership, or previous owner can give to you.

Here are some popular automotive accessories from Reedmantoll Nissan:

Dash Trim

Why not trim the dashboard with model specific trim? Made of high quality velour, dash trim looks cool and comes available in a variety of colors including red, taupe, tan, brown, black, beige, and more. Some are even covered with low pile poly carpeting for that special look. It also protects your dashboard from cracking and reduces sun glare.

Car Covers  Continue reading →

Tips to Increase Automotive Performance


Being a car owner you should be aware of how to maximize automotive performance. Regardless of the vehicle make and model, some handy tips from Hyundai of Kennesaw  can ensure your car is giving the best performance. Here goes:

Use lightweight parts. Aluminum screws and titanium drive shafts, for instance, will lessen the weight of the car. The lighter your car, the greater the speed and the longer life expectancy for the battery.

Get high speed parts for the steering wheel that ensures faster steering. There are numerous quality steering parts to choose from that successfully customizes your wheel.  Continue reading →

Car Leasing Basics


If you need a car to drive but don’t have the budget to make a large down payment, then you may consider getting a car lease. To put it in a nutshell, car leasing means “renting” a vehicle from a leasing company. Instead of making one large payment to buy a car, leasing gives you the option to pay small monthly installments as you get to drive the leased car. Car leasing basics from Reedman Toll Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Springfield. Continue reading →

Drive Safely during Winter


No matter how well-prepared you are, mishaps and accidents are unpredictable and they do occur, but there are some things you can control such as proper winter maintenance of your vehicle, which can help to avoid incidents.

Winter is an especially dangerous time of the year to be driving, since there are always factors like weather, snow, freezing conditions, and slippery roads to watch out for in addition to congestion on the road. On a positive note, drivers can reduce risks of accidents by adhering to these tips from Three Rivers Chrysler Jeep Dodge: Continue reading →