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Tire Care Tips


Are you ready for the responsibility of owning a new vehicle? It can be a big investment to take on with the initial down payment and the ongoing payments. Not to mention the routine maintenance that is ongoing for the duration of owning your vehicle. Your tires are just one area of your vehicle that you will need to pay special attention to in order to protect your expensive investment. After all, if your tires are not in good condition, how can you expect your vehicle to be safe on the road?

We here at Jaguar Livermore want to give…

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Confirm Your Road Trip Checklist Again

Are you thinking of traveling and are genuinely interested in getting it right? Well, we know what you should do to prepare for a memorable trip. First, let us tell you why pre-planning is essential: It helps you avoid road trip hazards, keeps you and your loved ones safe and saves you time from last minute rush.

To get you started, clean your vehicle before and during the trip. Driving in a littered car can be pretty uncomfortable let alone dangerous for the driver. Ensure before the journey you have all the necessary documents; this will help you not be…

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Moving Over for Emergency Roadside Vehicles is The Law

If you have watched the local news recently, you may have come across stories involving police being injured from a highway accident. According to the National Traffic Incident Management Coalition on average, 200 people lose their lives every year on the side of the road. Unbeknownst to many Americans, Move Over laws exist in every state to prevent these types of wrecks from occurring.

 

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Horsepower Is An Interesting Word

Horsepower is an interesting word. Taken literally, it can conger up images of rippling muscles on a massive steed, but what does it really mean? To understand that, we must examine its origins.

When James Watt wanted to sell more steam engines to the 18th-century public, he knew he had to relate their strength to something with which the people were already familiar. Since consumers at the time used horses for multiple purposes, including getting from one place to another and to power farming equipment, he used this animal as an example.

After observing ponies...
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What Is The Proper Intervals To Have Your Oil Changed?

If you've ever felt like every time you turn around, it's time for another oil change, Jaguar Livermore has some good news for you. Many automobile manufacturers have updated their recommendations, and, many folks are able to go about 5,000 or more miles before needing to have an oil change. This is great news for those who are busy, or, just want to save money and, are environmentally conscious. Many vehicles now will actually tell you when it's time to go for service.

 

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Finance With Us With Ease


Financing a car, SUV, van, truck, or other working vehicle is something you should be proud of. As such, going to any dealership, looking around at the vehicles they have in stock, and having a representative from that dealership guide you around their selections can feel good, almost like you’re getting the “special treatment.”

However, unfortunately for everyone that thinks about financing any type of four-wheeled vehicle, you’re virtually forced to visit that dealer in person, fill out gobs of paperwork that you didn’t even know was waiting on you, and potentially...
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Stay Prepared for Trouble on this Holiday Road Trip

This year you have the chance to avoid getting trapped in all that holiday traffic by planning ahead to make a few small changes. These changes are going to help you get to where you are going in no time at all.

Keep an emergency box in the car filled with things like blankets, water, snacks, flashlights, toilet paper, a gas can, gallon on engine coolant, and plenty of tools that can be used to make repairs throughout the vehicle.

The best time to be leaving is right around dark. Pack the car during the day, get some sleep now…
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Ways water is not as good as windshield washer fluid


Some people use water in place of proper windshield washer fluid. That is very bad for your vehicle and here is why:
  • Water freezes - Water freezes at a warmer temperature than windshield washer fluid. And if that happens than the ice can cause damage to the system, causing you to have to repair or replace the windshield washer system.
  • Bacteria - Bacteria can be growing in the water while it waits to be used. That bacteria can get into the car when used on the windshield and make the driver and passengers sick.
  • Streaking - Water does not clean glass very well…
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Ideas for packaging food for your holiday travels

Other than learning new destinations and exploring new sites, sampling new recipes and dishes is one of the most sought activities carried out during holidays. Well, your kitchen skills differ from your friend’s and relative’s skills. Your plan this holiday is each one of you to carry the best of their potluck to the destination as you have fun together. Taking food with you as you travel is hectic due to the demanding packaging needs. Jaguar Livermore staff are glad to share some of the most convenient packaging modes that are readily available in your kitchen and at…
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Essentials Add More to Cost of Car Ownership Than You Might Expect

It’s important to be proactive with purchasing your next new car. You might be surprised to know just how much you’re really spending each year on average for total car ownership, even with just the basics. Here at Jaguar Livermore, our finance staff can easily determine the priority of your needs – making the search for a new model much simpler with less stress from ownership.

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