Category: Car Tips

Driving with Good Posture Improves Safety and Health

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Drivers adopt many bad habits behind the wheel — like texting while driving, not wearing seatbelts, and eating on the road. However, many drivers do not realize that bad posture also has serious health and safety issues. Driving with good posture ensures that safety systems work properly in the event of an accident. It often …

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Making New Year’s Resolutions for Driving Green

You may be setting goals to live green in 2019. When you commit to a new habit like reducing your impact on the environment, the task can seem daunting. Experts recommend smaller resolutions for easier management that will lead to a follow-through. Implement these minor habits in your daily driving routine to achieve your New …

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What Is the Difference Between All-Wheel Drive and Four-Wheel Drive?

AWD vs. FWD

  In today’s automotive world, buyers have a lot of drivetrain choices. Front-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive are somewhat self-explanatory, but the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive can be somewhat confusing. We’re glad to explain the difference for you.   All-Wheel Drive This is the newer and more prevalent of the two drivetrain …

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How to Repair Your Car After Flood Damage

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Florida was struck with a severe hurricane that left buildings and cars significantly damaged. Fortunately, recovering after the storm isn’t impossible. Here are some tips on how to properly repair your car after flood damage.   Check the Damage The first step to repairing your car after flood damage is to determine just how severe …

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7 Easy Ways to Clean Your Car

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Spring has come and gone, but in case you missed the opportunity to spring clean your car, we at Danny Len Buick GMC have compiled seven easy ways to clean your car this summer. Easy Ways to Clean Your Car: Interior Start with a trash bag and clear out everything from under the seats or …

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Why Gas Prices Have an Extra 9/10 Cent

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Just in case you haven’t noticed, gas prices have an extra 9/10 cent added to the price. That fraction adds a whole cent to the actual price of gas, but why does it exist? Why don’t gas stations simply raise the price to the next whole cent? Good questions! Here’s why gas prices have an …

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What to Have in Your Vehicle’s First Aid Kit

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Automobile accidents are one of the leading causes of injury and death in the United States, yet many people fall into the trap of believing that it’ll never happen to them. It’s always good to have a first aid kit on hand in your vehicle in case of emergency. Here’s a few things you should …

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How to Care for the Interior of Your Car

How to Care for the Interior of Your Car

Buick manufactures some of the most luxurious interiors on the market. If you’re going to treat yourself to something nice, it’s important to take care of it, which is why you should learn how to care for the interior of your car. Keeping your car clean shows that you’re proud of your ride, but even …

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Common Dealership Service Terms

Common Dealership Service Terms

Every industry has its own lingo, including here at the dealership. Getting to know those unique phrases and words can help you understand our industry better. Here are some common dealership service terms you might hear while getting your vehicle repaired.   Accessories. Items that were not originally included with the vehicle, but added on …

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Best Travel Cars from Buick and GMC

Best Travel Cars from Buick and GMC

Traveling is rough, but the right vehicle can help. Trunk space, ride comfort, and gas mileage all come into play when planning a trip. Some of the best travel cars on the market come from GM brands; here are some great options from Buick and GMC. Buick Lacrosse: This full-size sedan is roomy in both …

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