Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category
Should I get winter tires or all-season tires?
Winter is here, and depending where you’re from, that can mean some slippery conditions on the road. Luckily, we don’t have too much to worry about in terms of snow and ice here in North Carolina. That being said, some drivers may prefer to change their tires as the seasons change. Below, we’ll discuss some of the advantages of both winter tires and all-season tires to help you decide if you need one or the other. (more…)
Three reasons you need a wheel alignment
Here at Maserati Lotus of Greenville, we do more than just sell luxury sports cars. We also deliver exceptional automotive services. Wheel alignments are just one of the many services we provide. While this may not be one of the first services that comes to mind when scheduling a service appointment, it’s necessary for keeping your vehicle driving straight. Read on to learn three reasons you need a wheel alignment! (more…)
Three ways to get rid of small dents in your vehicle
A little scratch or dent on a vehicle never hurt anyone, but for luxury vehicle owners, it can be a real bummer when your vehicle has that unappealing dent glaring at you. Not every dent has to be permanent, though. Check out our blog to learn three different ways you can get rid of small dents in your vehicle by yourself! (more…)
What can I do to keep the value of my car high?
You probably already know that vehicles lose value pretty quickly. In fact, it’s estimated that your vehicle will lose about 10 percent of its value the moment you drive it off the dealership lot, and a total of 20 percent on average after the first year. After that, the value will continue to drop 10 percent each year after that. Crazy, right? not all hope is lost though. Find out what you can do to keep the value of your car high. (more…)
One of the cool things about buying a car from Maserati Lotus of Greenville is that we have a team of expert technicians who can take care of maintenance services for your Maserati. After all, why trust your vehicle to an auto shop that doesn’t specialize in servicing Maseratis? However, if you are one of those people who would rather take matters into your own hands, you may be interested in taking care of smaller maintenance needs yourself. Oil changes are relatively easy to perform, and your Maserati will need an oil change from time to time. Find out how to do it yourself with the short video here on our blog! (more…)
When to replace the cabin air filter in your Maserati
When you own a luxury car like a Maserati, it’s important to keep it in tip-top shape. That means regular oil changes, tire rotations and wheel alignments, transmission flushes, etc. One of the services often forgotten about is the cabin air filter. These need to be replaced every so often because they will clog up with pollutants fast. Find out when to replace the cabin air filter in your Maserati here on our blog! (more…)
Few things will cause an outrage like noticing you have a flat tire. It’s hugely inconvenient, not to mention uncomfortable if the temperature is really hot or below freezing. Nonetheless, it will happen from time to time, so it’s best to be prepared and know what to do if it happens to you. Check out the video below for a quick tutorial on how to change a flat tire so the next time you hear that dreaded thudding sound, you know what to do! (more…)
How to control your car when a tire blows out
This topic is one of those things you want to read up on before it happens. It’s hard to plan for a tire blowing out, but when it does, you want to ensure you know what to do to minimize damage and possible catastrophe. How you control your car when a tire blows out is everything. So if you came here on a whim or stumbled on this article on accident, keep reading. It could save your life or someone else’s. (more…)