Tag Archive: Car Tips

Jun 23

Best Safety Features in Used Cars

The average vehicle is around 11 years old which means many lack modern safety features. While airbags are generally the golden standard of safety features, new technologies and techniques have made vehicles even safer. Check out some of the best safety features in used cars recommended by us here at Pfeiffer Used Cars. Electronic Stability …

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May 22

Spring Car Maintenance Tips

Cars deal with every season differently just like people do, so it’s important to help vehicles adjust to the changing weather. Winter is harsh on cars, so spring car maintenance is mostly about helping cars recover from the winter and transitioning them into the hot summer months. Here are some essential maintenance tasks to do …

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Apr 28

What to Do If Your Car Won’t Start: Avoid Getting Stranded

Understanding what to do if your car won’t start is an important part of being a responsible vehicle owner. No one wants to get stranded on the side of the road, something that is especially likely to happen if you don’t have a roadside emergency plan. No matter how reliable you think your car is, …

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Mar 18

Proven Tips for Increasing Fuel Efficiency

It could be anywhere: maybe at the office, Facebook, or even at the grocery store. It seems someone always has an idea how to save on gas. These suggestions can get as crazy as believing kinking the hose on the gas pump will get you more gas for your money. Edmunds.com tested many popular tips …

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Feb 18

Tips to Preserve the Life of Your Battery

Preserve the Life of your Battery

The battery—it’s the life-giving organ of your vehicle! So, how are you taking care of it? In honor of National Battery Day, here are several tips to preserve the life of your battery.   Be prepared! For those just-in-case scenarios when you forget to unplug your car accessories or turn off your lights and your …

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Feb 11

Keeping You Safe on the Road

Buying Winter Tires for driving in bad weather

With the recent string of bad weather, it may be time to consider buying winter tires if you haven’t already. Despite the increase in accidents during the winter season, only about 21% of Americans have winter tires. That’s why we at Pfeiffer Used Cars have put together a list of reasons to consider buying them. …

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