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What is Your Car Trying to Tell You?

Every vehicle has an array of warning lights on their dash. They will come on from time to time when it is time to get your oil changed, when your tire pressure is low, or when you are having issues with your engine. If any of your warning lights ever come on be sure to get your car checked out by us here at Volvo of Charlotte right away. You don't ever want to ignore those warning lights. If you do, then you may be facing some expensive repairs because you let a problem worsen.

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Explore the Reasons to Secure Service at Volvo of Charlotte

If you are a motorist you hire the services of a maintenance professional to perform a drain and change some of the parts subject to regular wear at least once a year on average. Remember, it is important to know how to identify bargains. However, whatever the case may be, price advantages must be put into perspective.

Previously, only maintenance operations performed at a dealership allowed you to maintain your manufacturer's warranty. However, now that is the case only if this sanction is expressly stipulated in the warranty contract, and if the car was bought before a certain date…

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When Your Vehicle Lease is Ending

You are dealing with a vehicle lease that is about to end. You need to make a plan as to how you will go about your future and what kind of vehicle you are going to drive. It is important for you to figure out what you are going to do when the lease is finished.

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Volvo Making Sustainable Strides With Cleaner, Greener Cars

 

If you haven't already heard, all vehicles that Volvo sells from 2019 forward will be electrified. While this does not necessarily mean all vehicles will be solely electric, Volvo does plan on releasing five solely electric cars between 2019 and 2021. In the automotive industry, once one automaker does something new and innovative, consumers begin to expect similar innovation from other automakers. You can thank Volvo, then, for ushering in an age of sustainable innovation within the auto industry!

 

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Stop Guessing

So that dreaded yellow neon light is on again on your dashboard telling you something is not right with your car. Do not ignore this light it has a purpose for lighting up. The check engine light notifies you when something is wrong with your car that will affect engine performance. There could be something as simple as a sensor, but on the other hand it could be something terribly wrong that could be a safety hazard.
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Breath Easy with the CleanZone System

If you’re in traffic, and you have your air conditioner on, you’re probably breathing the exhaust of the guy in front of you. He’s probably breathing the exhaust of the guy in front of him, and he’s probably breathing in the exhaust of the guy in front of him. That’s hardly ideal. Fortunately, Volvo’s CleanZone Interior Package (CZIP) helps keep your air (and your lungs) clean.

 

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Should You Change Your Motor Oil Every 3,000 Miles?

The standard rule for conventional oil changes has been 3,000 miles or so. But, synthetic oils might have changed everything. Synthetic oils have detergents, which can clean out the sludge while you drive. Can you wait for an oil change until 7,000 miles?
The best solution to extending the life of your automobile is to adhere closely to the "Owner's Manual." Some high-performance turbo models are suggesting that you only use synthetic oil in them. Most modern car manuals are likely to discuss the oil change.
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Vehicle Maintenance Schedule

After making a vehicle purchase, there are many things that you have to consider in order to protect your investment. One of the most important things that you should consider is implementing a vehicle maintenance schedule. Regular vehicle maintenance is often neglected, leading to many issues that are mostly preventable. Scheduled engine and transmission checks can help to foresee future failures before they impact you negatively.
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