Category: tips

Jun 26

Road Trip Tips for the Journey of a Lifetime

Road Trip

If you’re anything like us, you look forward to the perfect driving weather of summer all year. Now that summer is finally here, it’s time to start planning the road trip you’ve been waiting for. Before you hit the road, though, follow these road trip tips to ensure a more successful adventure.   Find the …

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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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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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Nov 18

Tips for Success on Black Friday

Black Friday Crowds

  Thanksgiving can be a fun and hectic time of the year. And if you’re a shopper that braves the Black Friday crowds, then you know that more than anyone! Here are some Black Friday tips that’ll help you have a successful shopping day. Go Early                     …

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Jul 25

3 Tips for a Stress-Free Road Trip

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Vacations are a relaxing getaway from the stress of everyday life. However, getting to those vacation destinations can often cause more stress than you are escaping from! Road trips can often become very frustrating as they move along. Avoid this frustration with these 3 tips for a stress-free road trip. Tip #1: Pack Entertaining Distractions …

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Jun 09

Ways to Keep Your Vehicle Cool During the Summer

How to keep your car cool

Driving your car to different destinations during the summer is extremely enjoyable! What is less enjoyable is just how hot the inside of your vehicle can become. Hot summer days lead to scorching surfaces in your vehicle’s cabin. Luckily, there are several ways to keep your vehicle cool during the summer and beat the heat! …

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May 29

The Different Types of Sunscreen and Which Works Best for You

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Everyone knows that sunscreen protects you from the sun’s UV rays – and, by extension, protects you from sunburns, skin damage, and even possibly skin cancer. But do you know the different types of sunscreen? Chemical sunscreen is the best type of sunscreen for swimming, days in the ocean, and for activities that involve a …

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Jan 03

How to Finance a Car

Finance a Car

One of the most complicated parts of buying a car, new or used, is figuring out how to pay for it. Most buyers choose to finance their purchase with a loan from a bank, credit union, or automaker. Today, getting financed has become a part of buying a car with many dealerships maintaining finance departments …

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