Blog

How to Get Your Windshield Wiper Blades Replaced

Windshield wiper blades need to be replaced periodically. Otherwise, you will have a hard time wiping the rain away from the windshield. The blades are specific to the make, model, and model year of your vehicle. You can find the proper size by measuring them or looking in your owner’s manual.

Once you have the windshield wiper blades that you need, attaching them is relatively simple. You will want to lift the arm assembly away from the vehicle. Then, locate the small tab that locks the blades into place. 

Read More
Categories:

Why Consider Buying a Used Car?

If you are in the market for a vehicle, the crew wanted to pass a long a few used car buying tips that will help you to save money and get the best possible deal. It is one thing to see how great of shape the car may be in, but it is another to see what this vehicle has been through before you buy it. When you ask for a vehicle history report, you get to uncover anything that could compromise the vehicle and lessen the value of your purchase.

With a used car, there is more in the…

Read More
Categories:

Understanding Your Vehicle’s Belts and Hoses

The belts and hoses that are inside your vehicle’s engine compartment might be more important than you realize. When those parts become worn or damaged, you must replace them immediately if you want to avoid expensive repairs and other unwanted problems.

Most of the hoses that are inside your vehicle transfer fluids between various parts of the engine. 

Read More
Categories:

Read Here to Learn how to Properly Install Your Child's Safety Seat

If you have a little one, keeping them safe when you are behind the wheel is a top priority. Although you try to keep your child safe by using a car seat, if it is not installed properly, then it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a collision. At German/Asian Concepts serving Osceola, IN, we want to help you keep your child safe, which is why we have summarized some tips about how to install your child's car seat.

Read More
Categories:

Scratches? Tips for Applying Touch Up Paint for Osceola Vehicle Owners

Scratches on your vehicle can be just like scratches in your skin – you’ll find them and often not even be sure where they came from. Unlike scratches in your skin, they can turn into far more severe problems if left alone. Let’s take a look at how to apply touch up paint to prevent rust problems and ugliness.

Regardless the severity, the first thing to do is use warm water and soap to clean up scratch. Following this, you’ll want to thoroughly dry the area..

 
Read More
Categories:

Tips for a Tailgate Touchdown

The smell of fall is in the air which means tailgate season is right around the corner. Although some might see planning and packing for a tailgate party to be a hassle, it is easy when you are equipped with the right system and gear. Keeping a tailgate kit ready and packed with essentials such as paper towels and utensils is a good idea. 

Read More
Categories:

Keep These Back to School Carpool Tips Handy

Plan for another safe school year when you plan your carpool safety tips in advance.

The kids are going to be preoccupied with wanting to see their friends and have fun at school, the last thing they are concerned about is which door they need to be getting in and out of each day. This is why it is crucial the driver reminds the children they must only enter or exit the vehicle curbside moving forward.

Read More
Categories:

Choosing Between Summer and All-Season Tires

We want to help you understand all that you need to know about picking out tires for your vehicle as the weather warms up. There are some differences to consider when choosing between summer and all-season tires.

If heat and rain are of concern to you, you might want to go with a set of tires that are going to perform excellently in those conditions. 

Read More
Categories:

Increase Your Cargo Space with a Roof Rack

Whether you're hauling kids to summer camp, taking a cross-country vacation, or moving a college student into the dorms, a roof rack can increase your available cargo space.

When using a luggage rack, you can stash smaller items in an overhead cargo case or place large items directly on the rack. Whichever you choose, be sure to secure your gear to the rack with sturdy straps.  

Read More
Categories:

Plan Ahead for Your Next Road Trip

Summer can be a great time to take a vacation if planned properly. We want you to enjoy traveling in your vehicle this summer, and want to offer you these tips to help stay on a budget.

Plan out the route. Once you have a destination set, you can see how many days you’ll be traveling and be able to plan out stops such as food, gas, lodging, and even bathroom breaks. That way you can find places with cheaper gas and lodging prices without having to stress out about it on the road. 

Read More
Categories: