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Get the Most Out of Your Dash Cam

Nowadays, video cameras are being used more than ever. And dash cams have become very helpful for drivers to capture certain events. Many of those videos have even gone viral. A dash cam has some extraordinary practical and fun benefits as well.

A dash cam is a great resource for capturing incidents that occur while on the road in Fresno, such as a traffic accident, road-rage, or an incident involving pedestrian error. 

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What Does Brake Fluid Do?

You have probably heard of brake fluid, which can also be called hydraulic fluid. It is a vital component of your vehicle's braking system that lies within the brake lines. When your vehicle doesn't have brake fluid, you won't be able to stop the vehicle when you press your foot on the brake pedal. Read further to learn more about brake fluid.

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Using the Sun Visor to Help with Glare

If you happen to be on the road during the time in the day when the sun is going to be in your eyes, there are a lot of things you can do in order to reduce the amount of glare you get from the sun. For one thing, your car is going to have a visor that you can use. However, there are times when even a visor is not effective

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Perform Essential Maintenance to Keep Your Vehicle Operating During School Runs

School is back in session and with it, the endless trips to and from classes along with the daily grind of getting to after-school sports activities. These essential tasks need a well-operating vehicle. Make sure your car is prepared for your daily trips with essential fall maintenance.

Make sure to perform basic maintenance such as oil changes, tire rotations and changing brake and transmission fluids. 

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States of Charge in Your Car's Battery

Performing car battery tests is vital in ensuring the health of your vehicle. Knowing what to watch out for during the tests can help you plan ahead for your car's needs as problems appear.

Paying attention to the state of your vehicle's voltage can be one of the best ways to see if there is a problem that needs to be addressed in the car. 

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Front-Wheel and Rear-Wheel Drive Advantages and Disadvantages

Most of the cars that are on the market are front-wheel drive vehicles. However, some luxury vehicles and sports cars have rear-wheel drive models as well. Each of these drive systems comes with advantages and disadvantages.

A rear-wheel drive vehicle has a simple axle system that is easy to repair. The rear-wheel drive vehicle also has superior handling capability. 

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Tailgating Party Tips

Bringing fans together before or after a big game is a great way to socialize and enjoy good food. Lithia Subaru of Fresno is happy to offer these tips to keep your tailgating party running smoothly.

Make sure your truck is loaded with the heavies things toward the middle and everything is tied down properly before you leave for the event. Take jumper cables, a makeshift cleaning station and plastic bins for dirty items, so you can pack up quickly.

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Hatchbacks Have Distinctive Advantages

When it comes to whether you may purchase a sedan or a hatchback, the decision may come down to a matter of perception. However, perceptions can often be based on misconceptions instead of fact, and many shoppers just feel that a hatchback is not right for them. The fact is, there are many solid reasons that you may want to consider for getting a hatchback.

A hatchback offers much more cargo space than a sedan with a trunk. 

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Tire Markings Explained

All of the markings on the sidewall of a tire might seem confusing. However, many simply apply to the size of the tire. The first letter designates whether the tire is for a passenger car, “P,” a light truck “LT” or another type of vehicle. The number that follows the letter is the width of the tire measured in millimeters. The next number represents the sidewall height. 

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Suspension Service and When You Might Need It

A suspension is something on a vehicle that is often overlooked when it comes to routine inspection or maintenance. If you didn't have your suspension you would absolutely notice it though. Your suspension helps buffer those bumps you go over and if there is an issue going on with your vehicle you will notice it in a number of ways. This can include:

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