Archive for the ‘FAQs’ Category

How to Use Adaptive Cruise Control for the 2021 Buick Encore GX

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021
Front driver angle of a white 2021 Buick Encore GX

2021 Buick Encore GX Adaptive Cruise Control Tutorial Video

Is your 2021 Buick Encore GX equipped with the available Adaptive Cruise Control feature? Want to use it but don’t know how to? If your Encore GX has this convenient technology ready for use, watch this short 30-second tutorial video! Here, learn how Adaptive Cruise Control works and how to activate it while on the road.


How to Maximize the Longevity of Your Brakes

Friday, March 19th, 2021
Brake rotor on a car

Ways You Can Make the Brakes in Your Car Last Longer

To give you the braking power you need when you need it, the brakes in your car will need to be replaced occasionally. While replacing the brakes is inevitable, you can maximize the longevity of your brakes by simply adjusting your driving habits and where you drive. Here are a few ways you can do that.


Where is the 2021 Buick Encore GX manufactured?

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
Side view 2021 Buick Encore GX

2021 Buick Encore GX Assembly Locations

The 2021 Buick Encore GX is a delightful crossover SUV. This machine marries an attractive exterior design to SUV practicality; it’s also a great value.

Many impressed individuals step away from the 2021 Encore GX wondering, “where does the magic happen?” Where is the 2021 Buick Encore GX built?


Is all-wheel drive worth it?

Sunday, January 24th, 2021
2021 Chevy Tahoe front/side view

All-wheel drive is an oft advertised and flaunted feature of modern vehicles, especially crossover SUVs and performance-oriented sedans. AWD is different from 4WD, the latter of which usually adorns trucks and truck-based SUVs.

It usually costs about $2,000 to add all-wheel drive to vehicles for which it’s available. Is AWD worth the extra cost?


Can you flat tow a 2021 Chevy Equinox?

Friday, January 22nd, 2021
Red Chevy Equinox front/side view

Sometimes, a situation arises in life where you want to tow your vehicle behind a different vehicle, and you want to keep all four wheels on the ground. This process is known as flat towing or dinghy towing. Is it safe to flat tow the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox?


How can I easily find out and compare what features a car has?

Thursday, January 21st, 2021
Two people enjoy a computer

When shopping for a new car, it can be overwhelming to try to compare the pros and cons of different models. Everything seems to come loaded with differing arrays of comfort, convenience, tech and safety features these days. How can one find out what features a specific model has, and compare them easily against the features of other models?


Is it safe to run an electric car in the garage (or indoors)?

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021
An EV smiles happily in a garage

EV Garage Safety and Fume Hazards

It’s a big no-no to turn on your combustion engine vehicle in an enclosed space and let it run; such actions are known to cause the proliferation of highly dangerous carbon monoxide which can quickly lead to death for those exposed.

However, electric vehicles don’t seem to emit such harmful fumes; not noticeably, at least. Is it safe to run your EV in the garage, or even in your house?


What is Wisconsin known for?

Friday, January 15th, 2021
Close-up on Wisconsin state flag

Nestled firmly in America’s midwestern region, we here at Eric Von Schledorn are proud to call Wisconsin our home. Folks from across the country (and world) may hear of Wisconsin and wonder, “just what is that place known for?” Well, read on to find out!


What’s the difference between hp and bhp?

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
Silhouette of horse and rider on sunset

The power output capabilities of an engine are commonly represented through a type of measurement known as “horsepower,” often abbreviated as “hp.” However, you may also come across a figure denoted as “bhp;” this number tends to be different from the horsepower number. What is bhp, and how does it differ from hp?


What is Ford Trail 1-pedal drive, and how does it work?

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
Side view of a blue Ford Bronco offroading

If you’ve been studying up on some of the latest Ford off-roading masterpieces, you may have come across a feature known as one-pedal drive, sometimes called Trail 1-Pedal drive. Just what is Ford 1-pedal drive? What does it do, and how does it work?