How to Wash Your Car Like a Pro

Taking care of your vehicle is worth it. Regular washing not only makes it nicer to spend time in your car, it can also boost the car’s resale value down the road, especially in harsh weather climates like we find here in Minnesota.

Washing your car may seem like a simple process, but doing it right isn’t always as straightforward. If you use the wrong chemicals or materials, you can do more harm than good.

How to Pair a Phone With Your Car

The process of “pairing” a phone to your car relies on Bluetooth wireless technology, which creates a secure local network perfect for short-range connections.

These connections allow you to control infotainment systems and hands-free calling. In order to successfully pair a phone with your car, both the phone and your vehicle must be Bluetooth compatible.

What To Do If Your Tire Pressure Warning Light is On

Our service department team has been taking numerous calls about tire warning lights lately. Known as the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), the indicator light is a horseshoe-shaped light with an exclamation point found on your dashboard.

If the light is illuminated, it means your tires may be underinflated, which can lead to unsafe driving conditions and undue tire wear. Maintaining proper tire inflation is essential to vehicle handling, overall tire performance, and load carrying capability.

How to Avoid Buying a Lemon

Buying anything used can give people an uneasy feeling. And when the purchase is a big ticket item, such as a car, the process becomes even more unnerving.

The worry of inheriting car issues from a previous owner is of concern. But, that shouldn’t take the option of buying used cars off the table. Even new cars are subject to recalls and defects, enough to have lemon laws in place.