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Why You Should Have Winter Tires

Why You Should Have Winter Tires Winter tires are named that for a reason. In the following article, we are going to discuss why you should equip your vehicle with winter tires if you haven’t done so by now.

First things first, we need to start off with the fact that there are all-season tires out there. All-season tires are not bad per say, however, they could be considered only moderately good in extreme heat or extreme cold. Also, they cannot be considered well-performing on snow and ice, they are simply not designed for such obstacles on the road. Whereas, winter tires are specifically designed for those kinds of terrains and this kind of weather. What makes them so special?  They have flexible rubber compounds and a tread design that is unique and made especially for snow, ice, slush, and cold temperatures. There is no compromise because the tires are not designed for other types of weather. If you decide to get winter tires you will definitely benefit from increased traction wh…

Tips on Porsche Maintenance

Tips on Porsche Maintenance Porsche – the definition of an exquisite vehicle. If you are a Porsche owner, you most definitely understand the importance of quality, which means that you understand how important it is to have quality maintenance performed on the vehicle. In this article, we will discuss how you can take proper care of your prized, spectacular Porsche.

What should be a rule about your vehicle? Do not ignore the dashboard’s indicator lights. If you see one light up, schedule an appointment with an auto repair shop as soon as possible. If you prolong or avoid going, the situation might turn dire. It’s best to go before there is a serious issue after all the indicator lights are there for a reason.

Your Porsche’s engine is the heart of the car, you need to ensure that it only gets the best treatment, just like you would for your own heart. Only use the types of oil stated in the owner’s manual. The right kind would depend on the year and model of the vehicle. For instance,…

What to Do Before Your Next Road Trip

What to Do Before Your Next Road Trip Road trips are great, they can be fun and a nice change of pace from your typical day to day routine, but you need to be prepared well, otherwise, you might find yourself in a situation where the trip is not fun at all. Let us look at the things you need to have done before you leave on your trip.

The first thing would be to have your vehicle checked at an auto repair shop. There are some tune-ups that need to be done before you hit the road. Furthermore, there might even be an issue that needs fixing. You should have this done about 3 weeks before setting out on your road trip exactly because there might turn out that there is something more serious to be performed on the car. But the time period may vary, keep in mind two to four weeks before the day of the departure. You can’t set on a road trip with a vehicle that you cannot be sure is safe and up to the task. The most important things to have checked by a mechanic are:
    • fluids
    • bat…