Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

What to look for when buying a used vehicle

Thursday, March 28th, 2019
salesman showing a car to a woman

Five questions to ask when buying a used vehicle

Buying a new vehicle can be a stressful process. Buying a used vehicle can be even more stressful. There are a lot of unknowns when buying a vehicle that has been on the road for a few years already, so while the price might seem right, you need to do your research and make sure you know what you’re getting into. Take a look at five questions to ask when buying a used vehicle! (more…)

Tips for starting your car after it has been parked for a long time

Thursday, March 7th, 2019
generic vehicle covered in snow

Whether it be winter storage or purchasing a new car, there are plenty of reasons a person might have a car parked in storage for a long time. Unfortunately, starting it and driving off is not always that simple. Take a look at our blog for some tips for starting your car after it has been parked for a long time. The two short videos will provide some excellent insight on what steps to take! (more…)

Beat the Weather with These Car-Starting Tips

Friday, February 8th, 2019
man jump starting a car battery

How to get your car to start in the cold

We love Wisconsin for some of the perks like craft beers, brats, and cheese, but unfortunately, there are a few negative aspects of this state too. One of those is the extremely cold weather. Cold weather is tough on cars, which can make it a pain if you have somewhere to be and your car doesn’t start. Check out some tips to learn how to get your car to start in the cold! (more…)

How to Fix a Frozen Fuel Line

Monday, January 21st, 2019
man jump starting a car battery

What to do if your fuel line is frozen

A frozen fuel line is one of the most frustrating things to deal with in the winter. Your fuel line, the hose used to transport fuel from the storage tank to another part of the vehicle, can become frozen in extremely low temperatures, which will make it nearly impossible to start your car. So what should you do if it’s determined that your fuel line is frozen? Find out more here on our blog! (more…)

How to use Remote Start in your 2019 Volkswagen

Friday, November 16th, 2018
2018 vw tiguan exterior

Remote start is a convenient feature found across a broad range of automakers. As the name implies, it allows drivers to turn on their vehicles from the comfort of somewhere other than the vehicle. Volkswagen, not surprisingly, offers Remote Start in each of their models. Learn how to use Remote Start in your 2019 Volkswagen by checking out the short video below! (more…)

How to change headlight bulbs in a vehicle

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
generic headlight in a vehicle

Not every maintenance fix in your car has to be done by a professional. If you want to save some money and you have the patience to learn, you can actually take care of some of them yourself. Changing headlight bulbs, for example, is something that’s definitely feasible. Take a look at the video below to learn how to change headlight bulbs in a vehicle! (more…)

Reason for your car vibrating

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
man jump starting a car battery

Why is my car vibrating?

Owning a car is a lot of work, because you have to deal with a lot of different maintenance measures. So much can go wrong that it can be hard to know what’s causing the problems. If your car is vibrating, you’re in for yet another series of things you might need to fix. If you’ve ever wondered why your car is vibrating so much, there are a few different possible reasons why and we’ll list them below. (more…)

How to wax your car

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
person waxing a car grille

It might seem like a simple process, but there is in fact a right and wrong way to wax your car. If you’ve been trying to figure out how to get the best shine and the best protection, you’ve come to the right place because we have a helpful video below that will tell you how to wax your car the right way! (more…)

How to change your car battery

Thursday, June 14th, 2018
man jump starting a car battery

They say nothing lasts forever, and the same goes for your car battery. As time goes on and you rack up the miles, your car battery will naturally begin to deteriorate. When this happens, it’s time for a new one. Once you’ve picked out your next car battery, the next step is replacing it. Take a look at the video below to learn how to change your car battery. (more…)

Easy steps to change your car’s oil

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
man pouring oil into a car

Throughout the lifespan of your vehicle you’ll need multiple maintenance services done. That includes oil changes. We often think of this as a simple process that doesn’t cost much and can easily be done by a professional, but did you know you can do it yourself? It’s actually much easier than you might have thought. Take a look at the video below to learn some easy steps to change your car’s oil. (more…)