Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

How can I take care of my car this winter?

Friday, January 19th, 2018
snow covered trees and winding road

Winter Car Care Tips 2018

With the bitter cold and inclement weather of winter in full force, you might be concerned about how you can take care of your car to get through the harsh conditions with your car in good shape. Check out these tips for taking care of your vehicle this winter! (more…)

How can I correct a skid or slide while driving in the snow?

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
How to correct a skid/slide

How to correct a skid on snowy roads

Driving in the winter is an added danger that can cause a lot of stress for drivers on the road, especially while it is snowing out or icy. These conditions can cause a lot of slipping or sliding around and losing control of your vehicle. Check out these tips to help you navigate those scary situations like a pro! (more…)

Do I have to warm up my car before I drive in the winter?

Monday, December 18th, 2017
Do i have to warm up my car in the winter?

Do you have to warm up your car in the winter

When you live in a cold winter climate, like Lima, it is important to make sure you are doing everything you can to keep your car in good shape throughout the cold months. There are arguments on both sides of this issue. Some experts say it is not necessary, while others maintain that it is important to give your vehicle time to warm up before you drive off in freezing temperatures. (more…)

How can I effectively get snow and ice off of my windshield?

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
snowy road and trees

How to get snow and ice off windshield

Trying to drive when snow and ice are covering your windshield is dangerous and difficult. In the winter it can be a pain to take the extra time to clear off your car before you take off, but it is the best and safest way to ensure you get to wherever you need to go. Check out these tips for effectively clearing off snow and ice from your windshield! (more…)

Stay safe on the roads this winter with these driving tips!

Monday, November 20th, 2017
Snowy Road Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips 2017

Winter is just around the corner, and with that comes snow, ice, and freezing conditions. Many people need time to re-acclimate to winter driving, but luckily for you we’ve got some great tips right here to get you back into the winter mindset on the road! (more…)

Drive safely at night following these tips!

Friday, November 10th, 2017
Tips for driving safely at night

Tips for driving safely at night

The days are getting shorter, which means many people will be doing a lot more driving at night. For many people, driving at night is stressful because it can impact their depth perception, peripheral vision and overall ability to see objects around them. Following these tips for driving at night can help you stay safe on the roads! (more…)

Keep your car clean this spring with these tips!

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
Spring Cleaning car tips

Spring Cleaning tips for your car

Spring is in full swing, and that means your car is probably in need of a good cleaning to wipe off the grime of winter. Follow these cleaning tips to clean your car and keep it bright and shiny all spring long! (more…)

How often should you change the oil in your used car?

Thursday, February 9th, 2017
Changing the oil in your used car

Regularly changing the oil in your vehicle is arguably the most important step you can take to extend the life of your vehicle. That’s why keeping a close eye on your oil levels and consistency is pivotal to ensure you are getting your oil changed at the right time. But how do you know when to do it? And how often does it need to be done? (more…)

What To Look For When Shopping For a Used Car

Thursday, January 12th, 2017
Used car lot tips for buying used

Tips for Used Car Buyers

If you are in the market for a used car, it can be tricky to determine the best way to go about making the purchase. There are many things to look at and take into consideration. But following these tips before and while you are doing your car shopping will help you make the purchase that is right for you: (more…)

Winning the lottery needs a plan, we have one for you

Friday, January 8th, 2016
What do I do if I win the lottery?

What do I do if I win the lottery?

Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have heard that the Powerball jackpot has broken the billion-dollar mark. If you were to take a billion dollar bills and lay them end to end, it would still be a cartoonish amount of money to think about. With this much money on the line, winning a billion-dollar lottery is like wishing for infinite wishes, the possibilities for what a person could do would be endless. However, there is one scary thing to consider — what if you win. What do you do if you win the lottery? Allan Nott Auto Group has done the research for you. (more…)