5 Tips For Preventing Summer Car Problems

With summer officially in full swing, the sun, heat, and Minnesota elements can do a number on your vehicle if you’re not prepared. Although the dog days of summer are meant for relaxing, it’s important you don’t relax when it comes to caring for your vehicle.

By keeping these five things in mind over the next few months, your car (and wallet!) will thank you.

5 Dashboard Warning Lights You Shouldn’t Ignore

All too often, drivers will notice a warning light appear on their dash and disregard it because their car sounds like it’s running normal and drives perfectly fine. But, neglecting these lights can put you at risk for a hefty repair bill or even an accident on the road. While there are some warning lights that don’t require immediate attention, there are several that you shouldn’t ignore if you want your vehicle to stay running.

Luxury Cars vs. Mainstream Cars: What You Need to Know

It’s no surprise that brands such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Audi have a different reputation than Honda, Ford, and Toyota. While all of these brands produce production cars, the differences between the first set of luxury cars and the second set of mainstream cars might not be clearly defined for someone who’s in the market for a new vehicle.

How to Prep for Your Summer Road Trip

It’s no surprise that summer is the busiest time out on the roads. Whether you’re heading out just for the weekend or planning a trip across the country, it’s important to make sure your vehicle is ready to go for your upcoming road trip. Here are some tips to help ensure that you, your family, and your car is prepared for your next venture.

Construction Zone Driving Tips in Minnesota

With Memorial Day coming up this weekend, the unofficial “start” of summer is just a few days away. Although summer driving in Minnesota excludes snow, ice, and sleet, the upcoming season brings new challenges to our highways, country roads, and downtown streets. And, if you haven’t noticed the sea of orange barrels and cones on your commute yet, consider yourself lucky, as road construction is in full swing.