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Nov 07

Simple Steps for Changing a Tire

Changing a Tire

Changing a tire is something every driver should know how to do. While some drivers opt for roadside assistance services, you should always be prepared for having a flat. We at Pfeiffer Used have created a list of helpful tips for how to change a flat. By following these simple steps, you can easily fix …

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Nov 07

Avoiding Road Rage: Staying Safe and Improving Gas Mileage

Avoiding Road Rage

Aggressive driving habits can not only be dangerous, but they can also cost you money at the pump. For example, speeding, rapid acceleration, and hard braking can increase the likelihood of an accident, reduce your fuel efficiency, and add wear and tear. At Pfeiffer Used, we’ve put together a list of tips for avoiding road …

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Oct 25

Winter Car Care Tips

Winter Car Care Tips

The cool fall weather is still going strong, but winter will arrive in full force sooner than you think. Here are a few winter car care tips from us here at Pfeiffer Used so you can get through the upcoming winter months without any major issues. Tire Pressure As temperatures drop, so does your vehicle’s …

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Oct 25

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

The fall season is finally here, which means Halloween is right around the corner. Here are some useful Halloween safety tips from us here at Pfeiffer Used. Happy Halloween! Wear Comfortable Shoes Bare feet and plastic costume shoes are a recipe for disaster, especially when younger kids are involved. Trick-or-treat night involves a lot of …

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Sep 14

Fall Car Maintenance

Fall Car Maintenance

The seasons are changing which means it’s time for another round of car maintenance. Fortunately, much of the recommended fall car maintenance falls in the realm of basic maintenance. The certified technicians at a dealership are capable of performing most basic maintenance items in a timely manner. Here are a few essential maintenance items to …

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Sep 14

Creative Halloween Costumes

Creative Halloween Costumes

Heading out for a night of candy collecting calls for a great costume. We here at Pfeiffer Used have a few creative Halloween costumes that you’re sure to love on trick-or-treat night. A Car While create a car Halloween costume might sound difficult, it really isn’t all that time consuming. All it takes is a …

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Aug 16

Replacing Brake Pads: When Should You Perform Maintenance?

Replacing Brake Pads

Notice squeaking or squealing when you come to a stop? It may be time for new brakes. While many drivers keep up on oil changes and regular service, some are hesitant to get new brakes because it can be more expensive than other basic maintenance. Nevertheless, it’s still key to replace your brake pads before …

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Aug 16

Back-to-School Tips for College Students

Back-to-School Tips

If you’re a college student heading back to school, this time of year can be especially hectic. Not only do you have to worry about living arrangements, books, and scheduling, but college life can also be stressful itself. That’s why we’ve put together a list of back-to-school tips for college students. From preparing your calendar …

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Jul 29

Certified Pre-Owned vs. Used Cars: Which is Right for You?

certified pre-owned vs. used

In recent years, more and more dealerships have started offering Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) models in addition to their lineup of used cars. However, not all car shoppers know the differences between CPO and used cars, including which might be better for them. That’s why the team at Pfeiffer Used has put together a guide on …

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Jul 14

Tips for a Long Drive: Staying Alert on the Road

tips for a long drive

Whether you’re driving across the country or simply taking a day trip, there are important things to remember when going on a road trip. Aside from packing the right supplies, there are safety and convenience elements to consider, from eating the right food at the right time to planning your sleep schedule. According to Nationwide, …

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