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Knowing When Engine Oil Needs Changing


When it comes to the engine and its oil, most people may not know that cars run best when the engine and oil are properly heated. Heated oil can better absorb contaminants that are caused by internal combustion processes. Many people also assume that the standard mileage to change engine oil is 3,000 miles.

While that may have been the case a decade or so ago, today’s vehicles have sturdier engines and use today’s enhanced engine oils. While some vehicles can drive up to 15,000 miles without requiring an oil change, the average length of time…
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Headlight Safety rules of the road

The tire pressure, oil pressure, and motor standing are a couple of the most essential pieces to keep tabs on your own vehicle. In the event you drop sight of those indicators, you then risk losing sight of this road in the large scale. The road is sometimes a risky location, keep tabs on these types of vital lights to make sure of your safety during driving.

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Tire maintenance tips before taking a trip

If you are a road trip enthusiast, you obviously understand that prior preparation is necessary, including checking the condition of the car. A major part of this is that you will need to check the status of your tires, to make sure your trip goes smoothly. Tires are an essential part of the tour and ensuring that they are in proper shape is more important than making sure you have the right playlist. Gillman Chevrolet Buick GMC suggests you do the following ">before taking off.

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How to Help Lower Your Cost of Owning a Car

As if it needs an explanation, the "total cost" of something is - well - all of an item's costs tallied up into a clean, serene, easily-understood total. A vast majority of car buyers fail to think about the total cost of car ownership. If you're smart - we know you are - follow these tips to make yourself aware of the many costs associated with car ownership.

Gas costs a lot of money. Do you need to haul farm equipment? If not, you may want to step away from the pickup. Do you need to lug around four or more kids…

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Why Online Financing is Beneficial for You

At Gillman Chevrolet Buick GMC, we know that you have a busy lifestyle and it's hard to always find time to run around to this place and that. Have you been looking at financing to buy a car, but can't find the time to come see us to fill out an application? Your problems are solved! Introducing our new online financing applications!

These web-based auto finance applications are simple to use and will help you save time.

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You can be a Courteous Driver with These Tips

Driving can be fun, but it can also bring out the worst in some people. When other drivers do things that put themselves and others in danger, it can be frustrating. That's why we should all work to be more kind and courteous drivers. Here are some things you should do to make driving a little easier and a lot safer for all.

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Celebrate Autumn in a Colorful New Buick Cascada

Set your sights on the stunning new Buick Cascada, updated for the 2018 model year with an attention-grabbing selection of new exterior colors! Whether you cruise the San Benito, Texas area in pursuit of recreation or you simply want to elevate your style on your daily commute, the 2018 Buick Cascada comes ready to satisfy your high expectations. Here at Gillman Chevrolet Buick GMC, we are eager to share additional details regarding the new paint finishes and what you can expect to find on the latest Cascada model range!

Buick added three new exterior colors to the 2018 Cascada lineup…

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Helpful Tips on How to Manage a Tire Blowout

Tire blowouts can be dangerous if you aren't well informed on how to react, and at highway speeds it can be easy to panic and lose control of your vehicle. By following a few steps you should be able to safely take control of your vehicle and avoid an accident. Here's some tips you need to know for surviving a tire blowout.

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Chevrolet Bolt: The Most Awarded Electric Vehicle of 2017.

 

Chevrolet Bolt: Awards

Chevrolet's new Bolt electric vehicle has won roughly forty awards, which means it is the most-awarded electric vehicle of 2017. Here are just a few:

  • 2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick (when equipped with Driver Confidence II Package)
  • Motor Trend® 2017 Car of the Year
  • 2017 North American Car of the Year and Green Car of the Year®, awarded by Green Car Journal

 

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GMC Acadia: Rock Tonight

What does it mean to be "professional grade"? Sure, it has a lot to do with GMC's renowned durability and toughness. But it also means driving a vehicle that you can depend on, so that you and your family can continue depending on you. That's why the Gillman Chevy Buick GMC team is so excited about the latest installment of the GMC Acadia.

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