Your Tire, Your Safety

Tires affect your vehicles performance in many ways. The ability to control and handle your vehicle depends on how good your tires grip the ground and how efficient the tires have been designed to do this. Because of this, extra care should be taken to ensure your vehicle’s tires are working in top-notch condition.

Here are some tips that you should consider when making the maintenance plan for your tires:

• Ensure that your tires have enough pressure as recommended by the manufacturer. This is because the stability of the vehicle depends on how balanced the tires are. Therefore, you…

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Why Routine Engine Cooling & Radiator Service is Important

In order for your vehicle to run, the parts in your engine create friction, which creates heat. However, the trick is that you don't want it to get too hot. With components such as the radiator, water pump, a cooling fan, a pressure cap, coolant fluid, and an overflow tank reservoir, these parts work together as a system to make sure that your engine cools down properly.

If something is wrong with your radiator or any of the other parts of your cooling system, the heat won't be able to properly escape, which can cause the engine to…

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Tire Care Tips; Treads and Pressure

The tires are a delicate component of your vehicle. They are the significant factors of movement and need to be in perfect condition for a good ride. A good driver ensures the tires are in the proper state before, during, and after a tour. This means that maintenance is the way to go. Most tire wear and damages are caused by improper inflation, so proper tire pressure checks are essential. Tire pressure caused both injuries to the tires and reduced handling of the vehicle. Under-inflation causes rolling resistance, making the car use more energy to use more fuel than usual…

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When to Replace Your Brakes

As a driver, it's important to know when you need to replace your car's brakes to ensure you stay safe and don't get into a collision. There are a few signs that indicate your brakes are worn down and are no longer reliable.

Listen for any squeaking noises you hear when you try to slow down or stop your car. This indicates the brake pads are starting to rub together. You can also perform a visual inspection of the brake pads to determine if they're worn down and no longer appear thick.

It's also common…

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Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned Overview

Mercedes-Benz vehicles that are certified pre-owned are age six or under. Their odometers also have less than 75,000 miles on them. The dealer also inspects the vehicle. They will look for things like structural damage and assess the fluid levels. They will also inspect the battery, drivetrain and engine. Both the internal and external components will be thoroughly inspected on the vehicle.

The dealer will also perform a road test. This will ensure that the vehicle functions the way that it is supposed to when it is being driven. After that, the Mercedes-Benz will be taken to the detail…

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Car Detailing Tips

Detailing is a process that involves doing things that keeps the car looking its best. If you want to do your own auto detailing, then you should take tips from the professionals. Washing your car is an important part of the detailing process. However, you need to make sure that you wash your car at the right time. Avoid washing your car when it is too hot outside because it will dry off too quickly. This can cause streaks to build up on your vehicle.

You should also pay attention to the inside of your vehicle. Take all of the…

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Why Buy A SUV?

There is plenty of room inside of a SUV. Not only can SUVs seat up to seven people, but you can also fold the seats back to make extra room for what you need. The power and capability also make the SUV a great choice. This vehicle is tougher than most other types of vehicles. They even have the ability to handle off-road conditions. If the weather is rough, then the SUV will have an easier time driving in it.

It is also safer for you to drive a SUV when the weather is bad. It is equipped to perform…

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Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan Multimedia Features

The Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan is known for its multimedia features. The vehicle is ideal for people who want to stay connected to their devices. It has an advanced system that will help take the stress out of driving. The vehicle has blind spot assist that will make it easier for you to change lanes. You can also turn on cruise control, and the system will automatically adjust the speed when necessary.

Your E Class will let you know if someone has hit your vehicle. It will send you a message. You will also be able to get updates about…

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Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned Overview

Everyone wants a nice vehicle that they will be able to afford. You can get that if you purchase a certified pre-owned Mercedes-Benz. This vehicle has had all of its parts inspected. It has also undergone a road test in order to ensure that it will ride without any problems. Your purchase will come with a standard warranty. However, you do have the option of purchasing additional coverage. You can add one or two years to the standard coverage.

You will be able to get roadside assistance if you need it. You will have this as long as you have…

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How to Clean Your Car’s Engine

One of the most frequent questions we receive at Mercedes-Benz of Santa Fe involves how to clean your car's engine. If you are a driver in Santa Fe with this question, simply follow these tips.

First, pick a bright and warm day. If you can arrange your cleaning day to have low humidity, that will make the cleaning easier to complete because the car parts will dry faster. Secondly, allow the car's engine to cool for at least 15 minutes before you begin to clean. If the engine is not cool, you could get burned. Next, you will…

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