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How to Stay Safe When Forced to Drive on Wet Roads

Keeping your vehicle as safe as possible when driving in the rain takes some persistence. Here are a few things to keep in mind as the highway gets wet.

Turn off the cruise control when the rain starts falling. If the car begins to hydroplane, the cruise will speed up the tires to try and maintain the set speed, sending the vehicle into a slide. Turn off the cruise control whenever the road surface is wet, or it is raining outside.

Increase the driving distance between your car and the car in front of your vehicle. This is good driving…

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Extreme Weather and Your Car Battery

Checking your battery before summer or winter comes can be a good idea. This is because extreme temperatures can affect the battery negatively, and after a hard winter or hot summer, the battery may not be fully charged anymore.

Hot temperatures can shorten the life of the battery. Battery life can be shortened as much as by half when temperatures are 15 degrees or more above 77 degrees Fahrenheit. High temperatures can also cause rapid evaporation of the battery fluid. Cold temperatures can bring higher demands on batteries, from circumstances such as the engine oil being thicker in the...

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How to Decide Between the All-Weather vs. Carpet Floor Mats

Choosing between the rubber and carpet floor mats can be difficult. The team at Fairway Lincoln wanted to pass along some information to maybe make that buying decision easier.

The rubber mats are all-weather and designed to take a beating all year. Not only can they be quickly cleaned with a hose, but they were also designed to handle severe abuse from dirty cargo, animals or kids that drag in dirt, or when you spill that coffee at least once a week. All-weather rubber mats are also ideal if you live where rain or snow occurs most of the year…

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Loading Up Your SUV Safely

Getting the family ready for summer fun on the road means that you need to make sure your SUV is ready to take you where you need to go safely. In addition to having your vehicle regularly serviced, you also should think about how you are loading up your cargo.

If you plan to pack heavier items, make sure that you do not go over your SUV's load capacity, which can be located in the manual. Adding a lot of cargo to your vehicle could also affect the tire pressure. Take a look at your tires after loading up…

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Get Your Transfer Case Inspected in Savannah, GA Today

Vehicles equipped with 4WD and AWD help provide the traction you need to get to your destination safely. The transfer case is a critical component in these vehicles. With routine maintenance, you can make sure your transfer case will continue to run smoothly.

The transfer case distributes the power from the engine to the wheels and axles. It contains gears that need to be lubricated to function correctly. Transfer case fluid decomposes over time, providing less lubrication. Regular fluid replacement keeps the gears turning properly and can prevent costly and unnecessary damage to...

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Why You Shouldn't Change Your Oil Every 3,000 Miles

If you are like many drivers, you might faithfully take your car to the shop to get the oil changed every 3,000 miles. However, even though you might think that this is what you are supposed to do, it is no longer recommended to have your vehicle's oil changed this often. Here at Fairway Lincoln, we encourage you to check your car's maintenance schedule or talk to your dealer to determine how frequently you should have your oil changed instead.

The truth is that it can actually be a bad thing to change your oil this frequently…

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Come to Fairway Lincoln When Your Dashboard Warning Lights Come On

When the dashboard warning lights start to come on, it is time to get your vehicle to the nearest service station. The best place to go is Fairway of Savannah whenever any dashboard lights start to come on or flashing. We’re eager to help!

Dashboard warning lights come on for certain reasons. They represent parts of the vehicle that may be malfunctioning or certain parts that may be lacking in fluids. The most common of these dashboard warning lights is the check engine light. It is usually located in the lower right hand corner of the dashboard.

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What to Look For When Your Battery Starts Failing

Every car has a battery and for good reason. From powering your stereo and sounding your car alarm to starting your engine and running your wipers, a car's battery wears a lot of hats and is an incredibly important part of a vehicle. Unfortunately, with all the work your car's battery needs to do, it can get strained and degrade, eventually resulting in the failure of the battery. Fortunately, there are warning signs you can look for to let you know when it's time to change your battery.

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