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Why Buy a Used Chevrolet?

For over a century, Chevrolet has remained an American automotive mainstay. Synonymous with timeless style and formidable longevity, classic Chevrolet vehicles still adorn the driveways of proud owners and automotive enthusiasts alike across the nation. From the robust pickup trucks that defined an era, to the dependable and classic family vehicles still selected from used inventories at numerous dealerships over new models from comparable manufacturers, the Chevrolet legacy remains upheld with every successive generation of Chevrolet model released in every model year. 

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Why is Getting an SUV the Best Choice?

Having a sports utility vehicle or crossover vehicle is much better than having a sedan in many cases. Should you consider a pre-owned SUV for your excursions? Let's weigh the benefits of driving an SUV.

Most SUVs are equipped with anti-lock brake systems to create the ultimate stopping ability since they are able to haul more weight. One major safety reason is that an SUV fairs well in a head-on collision. Smaller vehicles do not. Many SUVs come equipped with a tow hitch to hook on a trailer, too. 

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How a Clay Bar Helps You with Vehicle Detailing Work

East Park Autoplex believes that it is important for vehicle owners to know just how to clean their cars and get them in top shape. We want you to understand how a clay bar can help you with the detailing work that you are completing.

Clay helps to trap contaminants that are on the surface of your vehicle, clearing those particles away without damaging the vehicle.

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Can I Live My Life Driving a Truck?

The standard American pick-up truck has come a long way since the 60's. Trucks started to become popular choices as everyday vehicles for some in the 80's and 90's, but were still impractical for the majority of consumers. However, advancements in design and technology have led to a new generation of trucks that are fully capable, but also convenient to live with every day.

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How to Easily Jump Start Another Car

If you are ever in need of a jump-start, here is the correct procedure for attaching those jumper cables to both cars.

  • Be sure you move the two cars close enough so that the battery compartments are next to one another.
  • Turn the car engine off, place both cars in park, then identify the positive and negative terminals on each battery.
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Avoided an Overheating Engine with These Tips

Your car's engine operates at extremely high temperatures. To keep the engine protected from the heat, there is a cooling system that includes the radiator, thermostat and water pump. The water pump delivers coolant throughout the engine. The radiator dissipates heat, and the thermostat regulates the temperature.

If you notice that your engine is running hotter than normal, it's time to get your radiator and cooling system checked. Each car manufacturer will have a set schedule as to when the necessary maintenance should be performed. This can include flushing out the radiator...

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How to Know If Your Vehicle Has Differential Issues

Have you ever wondered how the energy from your engine makes the wheels on your car turn? If you've ever heard of a differential, that piece of equipment is a big part of it. The differential is a gearbox that transfers the energy from your engine to the wheels in the correct amounts, and, without this gearbox working correctly, you can experience handling issues, or your vehicle might not move at all.

When the gears inside the differential aren't properly lubricated, they can become worn. As the gears become worn, your gearbox will eventually begin to experience problems…

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