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3 Tips for Driving in High to Extreme Heats in Glendale Heights IL!

Monday, July 12th, 2021
2022 Nissan Pathfinder driving up hill

3 Tips to Prepare Yourself for Driving in High Heats in Glendale Heights IL!

For drivers in Glendale Heights, IL, extreme heat doesn’t happen too often. It generally stays in the same ranges during the hotter months – though there are instances of extreme spikes. It’s these abnormal spikes that we’re going to help you prepare for here today! Continue reading below to see three tips we have for you!


Tips for Celebrating Independence Day in Glendale Heights IL!

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
American flag

Celebrate Independence Day Safely in Glendale Heights IL Today!

Are you looking to celebrate Independence Day in style in Glendale Heights, IL? There are many things that you can do in order to celebrate the holiday safely. What are some of these things? What can you do? Continue reading below to check out three ideas we have for you!


3 Tips for Safer Summertime Driving in Glendale Heights IL!

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
rear view of the 2022 Nissan Frontier

Safe Summertime Driving Tips for Drivers in Glendale Heights IL!

If you’re a driver in the Glendale Heights, IL area that’s dealing with issues regarding the spikes in heat, we don’t blame you! There are many things you need to do in order to drive safely in this heat, or any heat. What are some of the things you need to do? That’s what we’re looking to explore today! Continue reading below in order to find out!


Things to Look for During a Test Drive in Glendale Heights IL

Thursday, June 3rd, 2021
family in SUV

What to Look for During Test Drives in Glendale Heights IL

If you’re looking to take a new or used model for a test drive, you need to keep your eyes out for a few things. These are important things to pay attention to no matter where you might go or what kind of vehicle you might be driving. Continue reading to see what some of these things are!


Which Nissan SUVs can tow a boat?

Friday, May 21st, 2021
2022 Nissan Pathfinder driving up hill

Nissan SUVs with enough towing capacity to bring along your boat 

Summer is practically here which means boating season! With the average boat weighing around 3,000 to 5,000 pounds, here are the Nissan SUVs that have the power to bring along your water vehicle. Keep reading to learn about each Nissan SUV. 


What does smoke coming from my exhaust mean?

Monday, April 26th, 2021
exhaust coming from car

4 color types of smoke that can come from your exhaust and their meanings 

Seeing any type of smoke coming from your vehicle can set off a bunch of alarm bells in our heads. We will be covering what certain colors could mean and what you should do if you see them.  


How can I avoid car sickness?

Friday, April 23rd, 2021
woman with car sickness

Car sickness prevention tips 

Motion sickness is a very common occurrence for those who are sensitive to repeated motion. This happens due to a disturbance of the inner ear. To help prevent motion sickness in a car, we have found some tips. Keep reading to learn more.  


Thinking about car camping? Here are some tips before you do so

Monday, April 19th, 2021
camp site illustration

Car camping tips 

We are starting to see more people opting-in for the van life and who can blame them after the pandemic? If you are itching to travel but don’t want to pay the hotel or Airbnb prices, car camping can be an option. We have some tips to think about before you head out on the road, keep reading! 


What is a differential?

Friday, March 12th, 2021
close up to a differential

Different types of differentials 

We all try to understand the basic components of our vehicles from the battery to the tires. One part of the vehicle you may not have heard much about is the differentials. These parts use power from the drivetrain in the engine to power how the wheels perform. There are four types of differentials used in the auto industry – open, locking, limited-slip and torque-vectoring. Keep reading to learn more about each of these types of differentials. 


Tips to keep in mind when driving with children

Friday, March 5th, 2021
child in car

Vehicle safety tips for children 

Driving with children can look a little different compared to when you just drive by yourself. We have gathered up some tips that you should keep in mind when you drive with children.