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Tips for Holiday Travel With Food

Transporting food during the holidays can be a disaster if it isn't secured properly. We all love holiday food, and getting it to a potluck, holiday party or event with friends is especially important when the food is the star of the event. Keep these tips from our Lewisville, TX dealership in mind when you travel for the holidays:

  • Get a smaller box. The more snug the box, the less your food will move around.
  • Use containers with tight-fitting lids, jars or zip lock bags to transport your food. Make it look great after you arrive! 
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The Importance of Choosing the Right Tires

When it comes to the safety and performance of your vehicle, quality tires are essential. The right tires improve comfort and handling, as well as safety in different types of weather. If the tread on your tires seems a bit low, it may be time for new ones.

 

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Choosing Parts from Our Dealership Ensures a Smooth Job Well Done

We know that when it comes to buying replacement parts for your car, truck, or SUV, there are more options for consumers now than ever before. But here at Charlton Motors and Public Auto Brokers, we still believe that when it comes to getting your hands-on replacement auto parts, buying them from the dealership is your best option.

Purchasing replacement parts from the dealership ensure that you are going to get only the best factory certified OEM parts. Using these parts instead of third-party copies will help you make sure that you get a part that is going to have…

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Get Brighter Headlights

If you struggle to see at night make sure that you bring your vehicle to us here at Charlton Motors and Public Auto Brokers to get it serviced. You should never struggle to see while driving at night.

Over the years, the plastic covers on your headlights can tend to yellow and get grungy. They may not improve with cleaning, and it may be necessary to get them replaced. 

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How Can a Scheduled Tire Rotation Help?

Getting the tires rotated on your vehicle on a regular basis will benefit you and your car in a number of ways. Here is why the Charlton Motors and Public Auto Brokers team recommends that you bring your car to our service center every other oil change for a rotation:

Perhaps the most important reason to get the tires on your model rotated regularly is to improve your grip on the road. This is extremely important if you live in a region where wet or slick roads are the norm or you plan to travel on tricky terrains.

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6 Engine Fluids You Should Be Checking


Though cars are staying on the road longer than ever, it's no secret that used cars take a little more maintenance than brand-new models off the factory line. You can always rely on our professional service and repair center in Lewisville to take care of your vehicle's needs, but learning to check engine fluids at home allows you to do so more often, so you can catch problems early.

There are six basic "vital fluids" you can check by popping the hood:
  • Oil
  • Transmission fluid
  • Coolant
  • Brake fluid
  • Power steering fluid
  • Windshield wiper fluid
Many vehicle owners only…
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What's Causing Your Car to Smell

If you're smelling foul odors from your car that could indicate a more serious problem. When you car starts smelling it's trying to let you know that something isn't right, so don't ignore it. Bring your car into our service center as soon as possible when you notice an odor. Here some of the things that might be causing that funky smell:

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Finding a Good Service Center for Your Car

Picking a service center you can trust with your car is an important decision. You have to do some research and try to find a place that's familiar with the brand of your car. There's not one single thing that makes a service center good, but here are a few things to look for:

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What You Must Know as a Car Owner

Being a car owner is a huge responsibility. You have to know how to safely navigate the road and practice defensive driving techniques. But, there are things about the car itself you need to be aware of. Below are a few of the things every car owner should know:

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