Winter Archives - V&F Auto Inc

Car Care Tips: Get Your Vehicle Ready for the Cold

Preventative maintenance is important for a host of reasons—better gas mileage, better handling, increased longevity. During the unpredictable winter months, in particular, preventative maintenance is the key to ensuring you have reliable transportation. A vehicle that is properly prepared can help you avoid an unplanned road emergency when the weather takes a sudden turn for […]

Winter Paint Care

Paint takes a beating in the winter, especially with the harsh and unpredictable New England weather. Dirt, salt, ice, and snow are all unforgiving. Here are a few tips and tricks to help your paint stay picture perfect during the winter months: Washing Washing your car in the winter can be a real challenge. Between […]

Winter Vehicle Checklist

It’s that time of year again! The cold is here, snow is coming, and your car needs a tune-up before holiday travel starts. Here are a few things to make sure your mechanic checks when you go in for service: Antifreeze and Radiator Make sure your antifreeze is topped off and ready to go with […]

8 Essentials for Your Winter Vehicle Emergency Kit

During an emergency is a lousy time to think of all the things you should have been carrying. As the days get colder and snow becomes imminent, you need to be prepared for the worst. In this article we’ll go over the essential items that should be in your car’s winter emergency kit. Windshield Scraper […]

Snow Day Tricks for You & Your Car

Snow Day Tricks for You & Your Car Dealing with snow today? You’ll want to know these tricks to make your day easier. Do you have to leave your car outside overnight? We know how pesky it is to have to defrost your windshield! Learn how to defrost you windshield in seconds: “Mix ⅓ part […]