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Leases Are Flexible

Leasing a car is often a great idea for many Americans, as you can drive around in a newer vehicle, without having to purchase that vehicle for tens of thousands of dollars. At the end of a lease, you have the option to return the car to its lessor. 

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Dashboard Warning Lights Detect Problems Early

One of the easiest and most convenient ways to detect vehicle trouble is to pay close attention to your dashboard warning lights.

When your dashboard warning lights come on, don't delay in getting your car checked out. Your check engine light is essential. It's easily recognizable by most drivers and can indicate a problem as minor as a loose wire, or it can signal a costly problem that needs immediate attention. 

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Headlights Must Work Properly for Your Safety

As you likely realize, vehicles consist of innumerable parts, each of which is necessary for regular performance. Although not every part is 100% required for a vehicle to operate, headlights are certainly a necessity. Without headlights, drivers would exercise extreme difficulty in seeing what’s on the road when the sun isn’t full and bright outside.

 

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Don't Neglect Getting Your Car Tires Rotated

If you think you can keep pushing off that scheduled tire rotation because they appear to be fine, think again. These are some of the issues you could encounter as you wait too long to get them serviced:

  • The more the tire tread keeps wearing unevenly, the harder it will for the car to grab the road surface, this is especially true as the roads become slick from inclement weather.
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Getting Fully Prepared Before Heading Out for a Holiday Road Trip

If you can plan ahead for your upcoming road trip, you might be able to slip by all that congestion and get yourself to your final destination ahead of schedule. Consider some of these holiday driving safety tips.

  • This will be a very busy holiday season with more people on the roads than ever. 
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Go on an Adventure with Your Pet

If you are planning to take a trip with your favorite furry pal, then you need to bring a few extra essentials. You will most likely want to make sure that your pet is happy and comfortable during your road trip, so bring his favorite toys and a blanket for extra comfort. You should keep your puppy in a pet carrier when you travel to not only keep your pet safe, but to also keep the interior of your vehicle free from pet hair and scratches that are to be expected from an excited pet.

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Buying Tires – The Balancing Act

You need tires, but what kind of tires should you choose? Here at Faulkner BMW, our trained professionals can help you make an informed and empowered decision.

There are many types of tires to consider, starting with normal passenger tires. Sometimes called summer tires, the passenger tires give you a safe, smooth, and quiet ride in both wet and dry conditions. Summer tires have fewer grooves than other tires, which means you have more rubber gripping the road.

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A Little Maintenance Adds Up To Big Savings

Most of us depend on our cars as our primary or sole form of transportation. It is highly recommended that you visit your local dealer for seasonal maintenance in order to avoid the more costly repairs that can occur as a result of avoiding simple maintenance. We are happy to share a small list of seasonal repairs that can help to ensure your car is well maintained throughout the seasons.

Fall and Winter

Fall and/or winter is a good time to check your car’s fluids and oils. Engine oil is generally changed every 3,000 miles. Stay up…

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Why Leasing Again Works!

Figuring out what to do at the end of your vehicle lease can be frustrating. It's a difficult decision. You don't want to be left without a vehicle. One of the options is extending your lease by a few months. That may give you time if you're having trouble reaching a decision. You can ask our finance department about that when you visit Faulkner BMW.

Our finance team is happy to let you know about your other great options. Your first option is that you can buy the vehicle outright from our dealership. The good news is…

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