Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category
Car Battery Driving Impact
A car’s battery exists to provide starting power and buffer electrical demands when the alternator isn’t spinning fast enough to keep up. What happens when the battery dies? Can a dead battery stop your car if you’re driving it?
Yes, a dead battery will cause your vehicle to function progressively worse until it finally grinds to a halt on the side of the road. Whether your battery merely doesn’t have enough power to run the car, or is damaged to the point that it can’t hold a charge, a battery that supplies inadequate power to a vehicle will eventually be unable to power the spark plugs and injectors, which are essential mechanical elements.
What will happen to my car if the battery dies because the alternator has stopped working while I’m driving?(more…)
Rancho® Brand Shocks, Company and Product Info
If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, you may have come across models that boast about providing “Rancho® shocks.” Why are Rancho® shocks such an exciting feature to have? What exactly are Rancho® shocks?(more…)
2020 Equinox Remote Start Feature Availability
Those looking for a delightful two-row SUV are likely already turning their gaze to the 2020 Chevy Equinox. This excellent two-row SUV has long made us smile with its solid handling, impressive fuel economy, user-friendly infotainment tech, and, of course, perfect predicted reliability rating. For 2020, Chevy has added some new standard driver assistance features, although the diesel powertrain is no longer available.
But even with the accolades, there are some particular features drivers look for. One of these oft-enjoyed amenities is remote start. Does the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox have remote start?(more…)
2020 Ford Explorer Cargo Space, Seating, and More
If you’re shopping for a proper midsize SUV, then you’re looking for some serious utility. Unlike crossover SUVs that skimp on space, a midsize SUV is designed to fit everything you need it to and then some.
How does the 2020 Ford Explorer measure up? Does it meet the bar or fall flat? How much cargo space does the 2020 Ford Explorer have?(more…)
Why You Should Teach Your Kids About OnStar
We’ve all heard stories about little kids calling 9-1-1 just to see what happens. For most kids, it’s the first phone number they learn and memorize, but hopefully, it’s one they never actually have to use. Unfortunately, curiosity sometimes gets the best of them.(more…)
How to Create a Trailering Profile for Your Chevy Silverado
If you do a lot of driving in your Silverado, then you probably know your truck well. But what you may not know is that there are ways to personalize the trailering profile for your vehicle in order to help your pickup know a little bit more about you as well Confused? Allow us to explain.(more…)
What Is Cadillac Super Cruise and How Does It Work?
Cadillac Super Cruise. It sounds pretty awesome, doesn’t it? But, if you’re eyeing up a new Cadillac or if you currently own one and aren’t quite sure what this feature is, then allow us to explain.(more…)
2020 Buick Encore Available Connectivity Features
In 2020, one of the most important things to people is staying connected. No matter where they are, people want to be able to connect with friends and family. To meet this common need, modern vehicles have added connectivity features to their list of features. The 2020 Buick Encore is no different. Keep reading to learn what connectivity features are available in the 2020 Buick Encore.(more…)
2020 Cadillac XT6 Advanced Technology and Safety Features
The Cadillac XT6 has made its global debut in 2020, and this all-new crossover SUV fills the gap between the XT5 and Escalade, providing three-rows of seating and a spacious interior. The XT6 has a luxurious interior and Cadillac has taken each aspect of the vehicle under careful consideration. The 2020 Cadillac XT6 has a capable 3.6L V6 engine with a nine-speed automatic transmission and four selectable drive modes. It also has plenty of room for passengers and cargo, offering 78.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the first row and seating for seven passengers. (more…)
2020 Ford Escape Technology Features
The 2020 Ford Escape made its debut this fall and is now in stock at Eric von Schledorn in Milwaukee, WI. There are plenty of features to get excited about on this model, like entertainment technology, advanced safety features, seating and cargo capacity, and selectable drive modes. Let’s dig a little deeper into the technology features on the 2020 Ford Escape. (more…)