3 of the Best Features for a Car to Have in Winter [And What They Mean For You!

Imagine it. You wake up and temperatures have dipped again and it’s snowing outside. You put on a sweatshirt, make the coffee and get ready for work. You feel comfortable inside, but you feel a sense of dread. You know that soon you will have to brave the freezing temperatures to start the car and let it warm up, but that’s the easy part. Then comes the part where you have to navigate potentially treacherous snowy roads, hoping your car doesn’t spin out. But what can you do? Snow or no snow, life goes on - and you…
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5 Winter Vehicle Maintenance Tips You Should Never Forget

Winter can be a dangerous time for even the best drivers.

It’s hard enough dealing with freezing temperatures, inconvenient snowfall, and icy roads. But many drivers forget that their vehicles need extra TLC during the winter months too. Without proper maintenance, your vehicle could sustain long term damage or, even worse, be ill-equipped for the treacherous roads you drive it on. I don’t take these kinds of chances with my vehicle, and neither should you.

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10 Essential Things to Keep In Your Car At All Times

If you know your way around a vehicle, you probably have all kinds of tools in your vehicle in the event of an emergency. But if you aren’t quite as mechanically minded, what kinds of things should you keep in your car?

It’s tempting to prepare for every worst case scenario in the book, but you don’t need to go that far to equip your car with emergency essentials. In fact, some of the best things you can keep in your car are there to  just make your life a little easier. Consider finding room in your…

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Tips for Handling a Sliding Vehicle

Your vehicle can be at a higher risk of sliding off of the road when it is covered in ice. However, you can reduce your odds of sliding by driving at speeds of less than 45 miles per hour. If your car does start to skid while driving in Winchester, do not panic or hit the brake.
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Explore Dog-Friendly Vehicles at A-1 Auto Sales

Our team in Winchester is dedicated to assisting dog owners with purchasing pet-friendly vehicles. We are well versed in explaining the most appealing car, truck, and SUV features that make traveling with beloved animals easier and more comfortable for all involved.
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Getting the Most from Your Hybrid

One of the reasons why you chose a hybrid or electric vehicle is that you wanted to save money at the pump. However, if you are not following your manufacturer’s recommended service schedule, you might be undermining your own efforts. Keeping your car serviced properly is a key to achieving better fuel efficiency in hybrid and electrics
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Two Simple Strategies For Protecting Your Car From Road Salt

Since the 1930's, salt has been used to ensure safe passage and adequate traction and handling on slick, snowy or icy roads. While road salt is certainly a beneficial application in this respect, it can also cause a significant amount of damage to your car. At A-1 Auto Sales, we're excited to share two easy ways for Winchester drivers to avoid the many problems that salt exposure can cause.
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Take Heed of the Following Tips to Drive Safely This Winter

The winter months can bring about sudden changes in the weather. The roads might be clear and easy to navigate one day, and then full of ice and snow the next. This is why you will need to be prepared whenever you get behind the wheel. A-1 Auto Sales has the following advice to help you drive more safely this winter.

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