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Why a Used Car is Better

Many people choose to buy a used car because there are quite a few perks. At Caspian Auto Motors, we’re here to guide you through the used cars to show you the kind of vehicle you’re looking for.

One of the number one reasons to buy a used car is because you won’t have to worry about it losing its value instantly. New cars lose their value once you drive them off of the lot, which can end up costing you more money in the long run. Plus, your money will go further, allowing you to get…

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Never Settle for A Bad Deal When You Get A Used Car

It is far too easy to allow yourself to get taken for a ride when you go into a car dealership looking for a deal. No one intends for this to happen of course, but it is possible that this can happen even to the best of us. Go in with some negotiating skills to avoid this trap.

First, make sure you know that nothing is binding until you have physically signed a contract.

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Important Items That Should be in a Roadside Emergency Kit

The team working at Caspian Auto Motors wanted to share with our audience some of the things you'll need to pack in a roadside emergency kit to keep safe this year on the roads.

Bring plenty of tools and place them in a bag inside the kit. Things like a screwdriver, knife, hammer, pliers, or wrenches, can all come in handy if you need to make a temporary repair to move the car to the service station. 

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Properly Connecting a Trailer Before Towing

Hooking up a trailer is a relatively straightforward procedure, but you still need to follow a checklist. Overlooking a single pin or safety chain could result in an accident. Here are a few basic pointers that will help you safely connect your vehicle to a trailer.

Both the trailer and vehicle should be on flat ground with wheel chocks behind half of the tires. You can then lock in the hitch and attach the wiring harness. Most modern trailers also have safety chains that must be attached to posts near the hitch.  

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Tips for Buying a Used Car

Used cars are one of the best ways to get the most value in a car purchase. If you don't plan to lease, buying a used car offers more benefits than buying brand new. For example, if you buy a slightly used vehicle within one to two years of its release, then you'll still get most of the same features in the latest models and cut thousands off the final price.

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Night Driving: Reducing Glare Tips

With light sensitivity, night driving can be a difficult task. Headlights from traffic can really cause an incident, as well as flashing brake lights and difficulties determining contrast. These are some of the ways you can reduce the effects from glare.

For one, keep your windshield and dash as clean as you can. You don't want any dirt or smudges on your windows making it more difficult to see. 

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Carry More Cargo in an SUV

Life happens quickly. One moment, you only need a vehicle for one or two people, and the next, you have several kids, and maybe even a cat or dog too. You need a bigger vehicle to carry more people and things, and that is why an SUV can be beneficial to you. Read on to learn more!

 

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Get Ready for Some Road Trip Fun

The summer family road trip is a rite of passage. Despite the availability of a wide variety of electronic devices, the classic road trip games are still always a hit with the kids. Let the road trip experts at Caspian Auto Motors in Stafford, VA help you to ensure that your vehicle is ready to go for your next adventure. Our team of friendly and professional associates is well-equipped to service your car in advance of your road trip as well as provide a myriad of useful tips designed to make your journey as comfortable and convenient as possible.

 

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The Importance of Detailing Your Car as Often as Possible

Keeping your car clean has many more benefits than simply providing you a cleaner looking car. The following reasons to detail your car weekly will ensure that you are going to preserve the overall value of your investment for many years to come.

  • All that dirt that is stuck to the outside of the car is easily washed away instead of it mixing with rain and acting like an abrasive to the pain surface, leaving scratches that seriously diminish the value of your vehicle.
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Reasons to Consider Buying a New Truck

The team here at Caspian Auto Motors wanted to pass along information as to why you might want to consider buying a new truck this year.

The trucks of today are built with safety in mind. Similar to automobiles, the new trucks come packed with safety features like passenger airbags and steel construction to absorb collision impact.

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