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Steps You Can Take to Avoid Hydroplaning

While the most important rule of being on the road is to drive safely, there are some situations that require you to alter your method of driving. When it comes to hydroplaning, there are a number of tips that can help you avoid a dangerous situation that could cause an accident. Let's take a closer look.

The tread wear on your tires is something very important that you should keep an eye on. When it comes time to invest in new tires, don't put the investment off for very long. If you are driving on a very rainy…

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How to Make Sure You Get the Best Traction With Your Vehicle

Tire traction is one of the major factors to the safety of your vehicle and how well it drives. There are ways to make sure that you are getting the best traction possible from your vehicle. This can help you maintain the safety of your ride so that you will be able to get to where you need to go.

One of the things you need to do is make sure that your tires have the proper amount of air. Over- or under-inflated tires are going to have an effect on the traction and the treads of the tires. 

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Why You Should Include Washing Your Car as Regular Maintenance

Most car owners understand that regular maintenance of their vehicle is essential for proper performance. However, proper maintenance should go beyond regular tune-ups, oil changes, and other mechanical concerns. At Prestige Family of Dealerships, we want you to enjoy the beauty of your car as well as its performance, which is why it's important to add regular washing of your vehicle as part of your maintenance routine.

Just about everyone washes their vehicle at some point, but in order to keep your vehicle in excellent looking condition, it's important to wash it on a regular basis.  

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The Importance of the Owners Manual in Seasonal Maintenance

When dealing with the maintenance of a vehicle, you need your owners manual. The manual of the vehicle has all of the recommendations when it comes to how to handle every part of the engine and the fluids in the engine so that you can keep your vehicle running correctly.

One of the areas that you need the manual for is the cooling system. You want to make sure that you keep the coolant at the level that is recommended by the owners manual. You also want to check the level and condition of the coolant on a regular basis…

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Things to do When Involved in a Car Accident

Finding yourself in a car accident isn't pleasant. No one wants to deal with the mess. Driving away isn't an option, though. Doing so would constitute the crime of "hit and run." Don't make careless mistakes when involved in a collision. Follow established, acceptable steps for the aftermath.

Feel concern for others. Take steps to call emergency responders to deal with the injured. At the appropriate point, move the vehicles out of traffic lanes if possible. Calling the police becomes critical as well. Filing a police report helps if a negligence claim is forthcoming. 

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Keeping Your Vehicle in Shape With Fuel Economy Tips

If you take care of your vehicle, your vehicle will take care of you. Therefore, one of the last things you want to do with your vehicle is neglect it. This will result in reduced fuel economy among other issues you are going to be facing with your vehicle.

There are a lot of factors that you have to address when it comes to the shape of your vehicle. Among the factors that have an effect on the fuel economy are your engine, your tires, motor oil grade and plenty of other factors. Therefore, you need a plan in making…

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Come Visit Prestige Family of Dealerships & See All The Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Has To Offer

You never know what features of a vehicle will make it the right choice for you to dart around Turnersville. Some people want the utility of an SUV while others prefer a vehicle that is enjoyable like a typical car. The 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen has features that drivers in both of these camps can appreciate.

The 2018 Golf SportWagen is both sport and versatile. When the time comes and you need storage space, you will appreciate the 60/40 split folding seat design. With both seats down, the Golf SportWagen is able to provide drivers with 66.5 cubic…
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Consider Buying a Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

You are smart with your money and you would like to be smart as you choose a vehicle to purchase. Did you know that one popular way of getting high quality vehicles for low prices is to purchase through the Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned program? There are many different pre-owned Volkswagen vehicles available to you today.

It is important for any vehicle that has been driven to be tested to make sure that it is ready for more use.
 

 

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Ideal Task Order Helps Clean Tires Effectively

Anytime you're cleaning anything, there are efficient and inefficient ways to do it. Cleaning your car's wheels and tires is no different. If you don't take on this chore very often, here are some tips to do it quickly and efficiently.

First, start by cleaning your tires before you clean the rest of your car. These are some of the dirtiest spots for most vehicles and you don't want dirty soap and water to spray over your freshly washed car. Select an appropriate cleaner and brush for the material on your wheels and follow the instructions…

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Discover the Ways to Protect Your Car from Salt Corrosion

The entire team at Prestige Family of Dealerships are dedicated to making sure you get maximum value out of your new vehicle. Here are a few tips to help reduce damage caused from salt on the roads this winter.

Make an effort to avoid driving your vehicle through deep snow. In colder temperatures, that snow will become impacted into the undercarriage, and will not melt for days or weeks. 

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