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Icy Road Driving - How to Correct a Rear Wheel Slide

There are some things you can do to prevent a rear wheel slide, such as traveling 45 miles per hour at a safe distance behind a car or getting snow tires. When the snow falls or there is a really bad storm approaching and ice develops on the roads, the information that we at Autosaver Imports give you will become extremely useful.

When your car starts to slide, calm down for a moment and think clearly. It is easier said than done. Take your foot off the gas pedal and shift the transmission into the lowest gear in order to…

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Step Into a Ford Escape

The Ford Motor Co is among the most loved and well respected of the big three American automakers. While upstarts from Japan and later tech startups like Tesla are trying to take over the market, Ford still remains a powerful force. Their line of cars, trucks and SUVs are among the most popular in the country. There are many reasons to check out our used Ford inventory at Autosaver Imports. The Ford Escape serves as a popular model that we sometimes carry due to the stellar capabilities this vehicle offers. 

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Enjoy the Performance of the Nissan Maxima

Within the legendary Nissan lineup, the Maxima really stands out as one of the sportier, more affordable sedans on the market. While it’s consistently ranked in the top five of large cars, it can feel much like a luxury class vehicle due to its superior interior features and technology. However, it’s the performance of this vehicle that really makes it a great value to drivers. That’s because many modern models comes standard with a V6 engine that puts out 300-horsepower. 

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What to Consider Before Buying a Truck Cover

The use of a tonneau cover can make it easier to safely store small valuable items. This is because it will lock securely around the entire truck bed, which means that nothing is in view of a potential thief. However, one downside to using this product is that it limits what you can put in the bed.

It is thought that covering the truck bed allows for greater gas mileage compared to an exposed truck bed. While this finding is disputed by some, you can easily compare the truck's miles per gallon with or without the cover on your…

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Improving Your Credit Score

There is nothing worse than picking out the vehicle of your dreams only to find out that you can't secure a loan for it. If your credit score isn't in good standing, then you might not be able to find a lender who will take you on as a client. We here at Autosaver Imports will do the very best that we can to get you a loan, but here are some tips that can help you improve your credit score in the meantime.

  • Eliminate any credit card balances that you have outstanding. Pay down your cards one…
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Your Teen's First Car: Low Horsepower for the Win

They want a fast car, and you want a safe car. You're paying the bill, so safety wins. Here's why you need to pick a lower horsepower car for your teenager's first vehicle.

Horsepower is always touted as a selling point for vehicles. Even if a teenaged driver doesn't know what horsepower is, they know it can make a car go faster. Buy them a high horsepower vehicle, and they will put it to the test. Temptation to go fast will be too great. 

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Pros and Cons of Refinance versus Trade

There is a difference between refinancing a car and trading for a new one. A trade-in brings a new or better vehicle while a refinance brings a better loan payment terms. The advantages depend on the individual or family circumstances. The other factor is the condition of the current vehicle. For example, if your current car is in poor condition, then replacement seems the better choice.

Drivers understand the benefits of getting the vehicle you want at a price you want to pay. 

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How to Pack Your Emergency Roadside Kit

The team at Autosaver Imports wanted to make sure you packed your roadside emergency kit with the right items to survive any potential trouble.

Be sure you have some blankets in the trunk is case its freezing and the car power fails. A gallon of engine coolant and couple quarts of motor oil can really be helpful if the fluids get low.

Keep a small first-aid kit in the trunk in case you need to tend to injuries until help gets there.  

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Tips for a Great Tailgating Experience

We at Autosaver Imports want you to enjoy your pickup as much as possible, and tailgating is a great way to have your family and friends enjoy it, too. Your experience should be as positive as possible, so we have some tips to keep your tailgating events as stress-free as possible.

Start a list of items you need to take with you to the game. This will be a long list, but it is good to have so you can think about everything you will need.  

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Back to School Carpool Tips

With the start of a new school year right around the corner, carpooling is a popular topic among parents. We at Autosaver Imports want to help you make sure your children are as safe as possible. Come to visit us and let us give you some helpful carpool tips. Here are some carpool tips to keep in mind.

Get organized with other parents so you’re all on board with schedules, turns and distance. Share all important information with others participating in the carpool routine. Do a head count. 

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