Tag: Safe Driving

How to Keep Your Car Cool in the Summer

The summer heat is upon us and, while it may seem like the inside of your car is as hot as a volcano, have no fear! There are plenty of easy, cheap ways to keep your car cool in summer. While most of these may seem obvious, quite a few people seem to overlook them. To make sure you stay extra cool this summer, we’ve got some tips to help you beat the summer heat. Park in the shade. While you may have the perfect opportunity to grab that front row parking spot at work, it may not be the best choice. Your car will be much hotter after the…




Four Winter Weather Maintenance Checks

Car maintenance is important year round, but it becomes especially vital during the harsh months of winter.  We’ve identified four maintenance checks you should perform before the winter weather really hits in full force. Battery – This one is pretty self explanatory.  No one wants to hear the sound of a dead battery sputtering on cold morning.  It’ll make you seriously consider crawling back into your warm bed, which is great unless you’re one of those people with bills to pay (i.e. everybody).  Our service experts here at Lincoln of Troy would be glad to perform a routine check on your battery.  If it is over three years old, it…