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Water or Washer Fluid: Which Will It Be?

Imagine what it would be like driving behind a string of traffic during or after a downpour. Without the assistance of your windshield washer system, it would be almost impossible to see where you were going. The result might be a collision or pulling off the road and into the nearest service station to have the washer reservoir refilled.

You may be wondering why simply filling the reservoir with water from the tap is just as good. Well, wonder no longer.

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OEM Parts Are The Real Thing

When you need a part for your car, why not come into Perkins Motor Plex to talk to our service experts about OEM, Original Equipment Manufacturer, parts instead of just any old replacement parts? Our team of parts specialists will be happy in assisting you in finding the correct, original part for your vehicle. Our Service Center can make the process of finding the correct part easy and economical because finding the right part the first time is important.

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How Our Dealership Can Ensure Speedy Fluid Service

If your vehicle is starting to run a little rough, it might need certain fluids checked. There are many different fluids that keep your vehicle running at peak performance, and from time to time they have to be checked and changed. That's what we at Perkins Motor Plex do and do quick. Which fluids have to be checked and changed? There's several basic fluids that should be checked every so often:

  • Brake fluid
  • Power steering
  • Oil
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Know What Your Dashboard Lights Mean and What to do When You See Them

One of the best ways to monitor your vehicle's health is to pay attention to the warning lights that your dashboard features. Those warning lights let you know when you have a problem that could leave you stranded on the roadside, so you should never let them go unattended. Our dealership can look at your vehicle if you're seeing those lights and help get the issue remedied. The lights on your dashboard each represent a specific problem. Here's a few common ones you might see:

  • Brake light: usually will come on with any brake-related problems or total…
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What You Should do During Car Care Month

October is Fall Car Care Month which makes it the perfect time to give your car a little tender loving care before cold weather sets in. Just doing a few simple things can save you money and a headache down the road. Here are a few steps you can take to make sure your car is ready for cooler temperatures.

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What You Should do During Car Care Month

October is Fall Car Care Month which makes it the perfect time to give your car a little tender loving care before cold weather sets in. Just doing a few simple things can save you money and a headache down the road. Here are a few steps you can take to make sure your car is ready for cooler temperatures.

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Tips on How to Keep Your Black Car Clean

If you own or have ever owned a black car you know how difficult it is to keep it clean. Any imperfection or dirt shows up almost immediately and they are notorious for showing swirl marks. Luckily, there are ways you can minimize scratches and swirls to keep your black car looking its best.

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Teach Your Teen to be a Better Driver

It's back-to-school time and many new drivers will be driving themselves to school or heading off to college. If you haven't already, now is a great time to go over some safe driving techniques with your teen. These tips include:

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Lowering Your Automobile Insurance Premiums

Car insurance rates can vary by hundreds of dollars in some cases. Factors like the type of car, where you live, age, and gender help determine how much your insurance will be. If you're looking for ways to save money looking into paying less for car insurance is a good place to start. Here are some ways to save you money:

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