Archive for the ‘Service’ Category
5 Common Engine Problems
Is your check engine light on? Then your vehicle may have one of these 5 common engine problems. To help you stay on top of maintaining your vehicle, we are sharing information and what to look for with these common problems. (more…)
Tips to Make Your Car Last Longer
Everyone wants their vehicle to last longer without needing to pay tons on maintenance costs. Luckily, there are ways to increase your car’s lifespan without breaking the bank. Here are a few tips to make your car last longer that you may not be aware of. (more…)
How to Change Windshield Wiper Blades
Probably one of the most put-off vehicle maintenances, every driver should know how to change their windshield wiper blades. And it’s best to change them right as you notice that they’re damaged, that way you won’t be caught blind in a rainstorm. (more…)
How to Change a Tire
It happens, you run over a nail or something and now your tire has a hole in it. You can’t just drive on a flat tire, so you have to change your damaged tire to your spare. But, do you know how to change a tire? Don’t worry, we have a quick guide in how you can switch your tire and get back on the road. (more…)
Do I need New Tires on my Car?
The obvious answer here is yes, odds are if you are searching to determine if it is time to replace your tires you are likely overdue for new treads on your car. Tires are integral to the safety and efficiency of your vehicle and if your tires aren’t maintaining proper contact with the road you are drastically reducing your control over the vehicle, the vehicles efficiency, and your stopping and acceleration time. Regular tire rotations and replacing your tires in a timely fashion can help save you money at the gas pump and also save you from a potential accident. Don’t leave it to chance and make sure that you inspect and inflate your tires regularly and have them replaced when needed. Here are three major factors in determining if it is time to replace your tires. (more…)
What Kind of Warranties Does Mitsubishi Offer on Their 2018 Vehicles?
When putting the money down on any new or used vehicle, the last thing you want to start thinking about is potential future repair costs. While Mitsubishi models are held to great standards, it’s inevitable that vehicles will have to go through maintenance at some point or another. Instead of paying out of pocket for your car’s repairs, what kind of warranties does Mitsubishi offer on their 2018 vehicles?
Synthetic oil vs. conventional oil
A long-time debate among car enthusiasts is whether people should use conventional or synthetic oil in their cars. Like most automotive disagreements, advocates for both sides of the argument are firmly entrenched. However, D&E Mitsubishi likes to rise above the fray. Some of our sales professionals and service technicians worked together to come up with an objective answer to seeing the advantages of synthetic oil vs. Conventional oil. At the risk of getting both sides worked up, we’ve found that each kind of motor oil has its place, it just depends on a few factors. If you have questions about how the difference between the two types of oil could affect your Mitsubishi vehicle, contact our service department today. (more…)
How Often Should You Change the Oil in Your Mitsubishi?
How often should you change the oil in your Mitsubishi Outlander? A common and important question that many car owners ask and we are here to help at D&E Mitsubishi. Learn more about the recommended oil change intervals for your 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander to ensure that your Mitsubishi car or crossover delivers peak performance well into the future. (more…)
How to clean leather seats naturally
There is nothing quite a disheartening as stained leather seats in a once beautiful cabin of a vehicle. The hot sun really does a number on the leather and without proper care, damage is inevitable. Fortunately, there are many ways to prevent this. Best of all, you don’t have to use harmful chemicals. Here are some natural, eco-friendly ways to clean your vehicle’s leather interior. (more…)
Synthetic oil vs. Conventional
It’s a debate as old as time. Should you choose conventional oil for your car or synthetic? Which is better? Today there are very few vehicles that actually require synthetic oil, but the belief has always been that it’s better for your vehicle’s engine. Another popular belief is that conventional oil is overall less expensive. But is it? AAA sought to find out and made some interesting discoveries. (more…)