Winter weather is upon us, but that doesn’t mean your vehicle has to suffer. With regular maintenance checks, your car can stay on track to power through winter safely. Here are the most important car components to monitor before and during the winter:
Your tires play a significant role in how well (or not) your car moves in the winter. That includes your ability to accelerate and brake in icy or wet conditions.
If you live in an area prone to frigid temperatures, snow, and ice, you should consider putting a set of winter tires on your vehicle before winter weather arrives. Keeping your current tires? Make sure they have plenty of tread for ample traction. Check your tire pressure frequently, because cold temperatures can quickly bring it down and affect your traction.
You’ve probably attempted to start your car in frigid temperatures before only to be met with a slow-to-start groan from [...]
With summer in full swing, kids out of school, and vacations being planned or taken, don’t forget to give your car its summer maintenance. Your car needs to be in tiptop condition before going on that long road trip or even before towing the boat to the lake for the weekend. Here are some important summer car maintenance tips to make sure your time is filled only with fun, not car repairs.
Get the Oil Changed
Keeping your oil clean is one of the most important things you can do to keep your car’s engine in top running condition. Oil should be changed every 3,000 miles, including a new filter. Clean oil ensures a clean engine. Newer car manufacturers claim you can go longer between oil changes, but it’s best to be conservative when it comes to protecting your car investment. An oil change is cheap preventive maintenance and goes a long way in protecting [...]
You know wheel alignment is an important part of your regular vehicle maintenance, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you understand what happens during it or why it is necessary. To get a better understanding of your vehicle as well as why wheel alignment is necessary, there are a few important facts that everyone should know.
Benefits of Wheel Alignment
Whenever you have a wheel alignment done, it should be a complete alignment, as it is the only way to truly take advantage of the benefits of this type of service. With properly aligned wheels, your tires will wear down less. In fact, improper alignment is one of the biggest causes of tires wearing sooner than they should. In other words, regular wheel alignment can save you a good amount of money on tires over the course of your car’s lifespan.
By aligning the wheels of your vehicle, you will also find yourself with better gas [...]
If you have been following the progress at Paul Sherry Chrysler, then you know that we are working on some major remodeling. Construction is almost complete, including our new auto service center, and it will do wonders to help us better serve the needs of Piqua drivers. Since our family of dealerships offers a wide range of vehicles, we decided to use this remodel as the time to expand our service center to be able to care for commercial trucks as well as conversion vans.
New 30,000-Pound Hydraulic Lift
The first step to creating a new auto service center that can accommodate commercial trucks was getting a heavy-duty hydraulic lift that is able to lift these vehicles up and let our skilled mechanics examine and make repairs to their undersides. The one we chose is a Challenger [...]
After buying your new or used car, you still need to work hard to make sure that you maintain it. By keeping your vehicle in good working order, you can extend its lifespan and take full advantage of all its features and comforts for the years to come. Instead of wondering where to take your vehicle for regular service and any necessary repairs, bring it to the service center at Paul Sherry Chrysler. Our mechanics will prove to you that you made the right decision as soon as you begin your interactions with us.
Highly Experienced Certified Mechanics
When you bring your vehicle to Paul Sherry Chrysler, you can trust that a trained professional will be working on your vehicle. All of our mechanics have extensive experience and are certified, giving you the [...]