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What are Gaskets?

It's important to know that if you going to own a vehicle that you understand how the components of it work. That way, if something happens to go wrong you know just what the problem is and where its located under the hood of your car or truck. One issue may be your gaskets. They are designed to keep fluids where they should be so they don’t mix. 

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What are Recalls?

If your car is on a recall list, it doesn’t mean that you’re already in danger by driving your vehicle. It simply means that your car needs to be checked for the defect and possibly needs repairs at no cost to you. Manufacturers typically issue recalls when they discover a car defect, and while they try to reach all car owners affected, they may not be able to. 

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How Advanced Technology Makes Driving Easier and Safer

With every era, the technology of vehicles that you drive gets a lot better. Among the most important advancements that are made in technology is the safety-based advancements. One special case is the rearview mirror and the advancements that have been made to make them safer such as auto-dimming rearview mirrors.

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Cleaning Your Car Quickly

Keeping your car looking its best might be your goal, but sometimes we just don’t have the time to keep it looking like it should. If you’re in a rush but still need a clean car, there are a few quick tricks to get rid of most of the grime in a short amount of time.

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Should I Change My Oil If I Don't Drive That Often?

Oil change recommendations come with both a mileage limit and a time limit. You may think that if you haven't exceeded the mileage limit, you don't need to worry about the time limit, but that truly isn't the case.

Oil is vital to your engine's most basic functioning, lubricating essential moving parts and keeping corrosion and damage at bay. 

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Powertrain vs. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranties: What's the Difference?

If you've ever perused new vehicles before, you've likely noticed that each new vehicle is offered with both a bumper-to-bumper and a powertrain warranty. While you may have noticed this fact, you may not know the differences between these two types of warranties. To help educate you as a car buyer, we at Lexus of Warwick offer this explanation of differences between powertrain and bumper-to-bumper warranties.

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Keep Pets Relaxed While Traveling

One of the priorities in long road trips is keeping everyone safe. That includes your furry family members. There are some key ways to keep your pets safe on trips.

Don't let your pet hang outside the window. While they like to feel the breeze and sniff air, this is incredibly unsafe. Instead, lower the window just enough for your pet to stick his nose into the breeze coming into the car. The smells and fresh air will relax him. 

 

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These Road Trip Games Could Transform Your Next Trip

If you've ever dreaded an upcoming vacation away from home because of the threat of misbehaving kids in the back of your car, it's time to try a different approach. Road trip games can provide peace in the car and help you arrive at your destination more quickly. Here are a few games that we at Lexus of Warwick recommend.

If you've got a musical family, a few rounds of "Guess that Song" will be greatly enjoyed. Simply choose a random song from a playlist and see who can guess the title of the song first. If…

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