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A Little-Known Use for Coffee Beans and Baking Soda in the Car

Baking soda has many uses inside the home. Not only can you bake with it, but you can also put a box in your refrigerator to neutralize bad food odors. You can also use it in your car to get rid of noxious smells. We want you to have a great experience in your car every day, so we've come up with some techniques to neutralize odors. 

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Cleaning Your Tires Can Bring New Life to Your Vehicle

If the tires on your vehicle are a number of years old but still in good shape, you might want to think about spending some time giving them a good clean up. This will help restore their original shine, making them look brand new again. Products are on the market designed to treat tires specifically. It isn't recommended that you use vehicle soaps and protectant on your tires. This could actually do more harm than good.

Your tires should be cleaned with a product that is made specifically for rubber. This will ensure that your tires are clean and…

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Steps to Take When Your Windshield is Chipped

You never know when that stray rock will make contact with your windshield as you're driving around town. If this unfortunate occurrence leaves a chip in your windshield, then the staff here at Autosaver Imports would like you to be aware of your options. You may not have to foot the bill for a complete windshield replacement.

The first thing you should do is get the windshield checked to determine if it can be repaired. If it can be, it is important to know that a repair doesn't return the windshield to an unbroken state. A check will…

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Being Road-Ready in Winter Weather

Driving in winter weather includes potential dangers. Having the right tires on your vehicle can help keep you safer, but which ones?

Studded tires can handle cold weather. They have small pieces of medal embedded in the tire treads, which dig into the ice for added traction. Unfortunately, that medal can dig into and damage roads when there's no ice or snow. Some places have outlawed these tires, and others limit their use. Before buying, find out what your community allows.  

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Discover Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors

An auto-dimming mirror can bring great benefits to a driver. Not only does the driver not get blinded by another person's bright headlights, but lingering issues with vision are also prevented. Those lingering issues include having temporary blind spots that can affect road safety.

These advanced mirrors can do their magic thanks to the process of electrochromism. In between the two layers of glass that make up a mirror is a special kind of gel. When sensors embedded in auto-dimming mirrors detect glare from another vehicle, an electronic charge is discharged into the gel.  

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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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