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Why Choose All-Season vs. Summer Tires?

Even responsible car and truck owners take a casual approach to tire purchases. They opt to buy quality, name brand tires but don't always worry about the type of tire. Looking at headings such as "summer" and "all-season" may give them pause for thought. Is one better than the other?

Summer vs. all-season isn't a question of better vs. worst. Each tire serves a different purpose based on the seasons and environmental factors. Summer ties, in particular, work their best during hot weather. Many expect this to be the case, and they don't realize summer tires perform…

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How and When You Should Be Using Four-Wheel Drive

Not everyone knows exactly how to use four-wheel drive, so we're going to discuss the basics in this handy guide.

Four-High

Four-high or 4H is used on roads that are slippery due to rain or ice but are otherwise level and smooth. It can also come in handy on gravel roads that don't offer great traction. 4H allows you to drive at normal speeds while maintaining good traction.

Four-Low

The four-low or 4L setting is great for deep sand, mud, snow, and rough terrain that makes driving difficult. You can get moving in these rough conditions, but you…
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Sealing Your Vehicle To Prevent Rodents

Rodents can invade your vehicle just like they can your home. Don't keep trash in your car as this sometimes attracts rodents. They can begin using the trash that's inside to make a nest. Throw away fast food bags and even drink bottles because rodents can sometimes smell the contents that are inside.

If you have a garage, then keep your car inside as much as possible. While living in San Antonio, keep your lawn manicured so that there are no weeds around your car. You should also keep sticks and logs moved away as well. Avoid putting…

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Find Out About Fluid Leaks in San Antonio

There’s nothing worse than finding a puddle of liquid under your car. Your car has a lot of different fluids inside it. Some are more commonly leaked than others. At Jordan Motorcars San Antonio, we’re here to help you learn about the fluids that are more likely to leak out of your vehicle.

It’s common for a car to leak water. You might also notice a dark, thick liquid, which is likely engine oil. Sometimes, you may even notice coolant, which is coming from your radiator. The color and smell of the liquid will make it easy…
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The Importance of Car Covers

Manufactures today make vehicle covers for cars, SUVs and trucks. Many vehicle owners store their vehicle in a garage. Others do not have that luxury. They might opt for a vehicle cover instead. The covers are designed to protect the vehicle from a number of environmental hazards.

Weather poses a major threat to vehicles parked outdoors. The sun's powerful UV rays are known to damage the exterior paint, dry tires and rubber trim and damage the interior. Rain, hail and snow also wreak havoc on a vehicle's exterior. Covers are available that are UV and moisture resistant to…
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Fuel Economy - Best Ways to Save Money

Saving money is important to all of us, and the professionals at Jordan Motorcars San Antonio want you to be an informed driver so you can get the best possible fuel economy as possible. For as many fuel-efficient vehicles as there are on the highway today, there are just as many gas guzzlers. Even if you fall in the latter category, we have tips on how you can save money while driving.

Tires that are properly inflated and in good shape will improve your gas mileage. Repeated braking and accelerating use more fuel, so try to maintain a steady speed…
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