Perkins Motor Plex Buys Cars: Sell Your Car at Our Paducah Dealership

Do you have a car you're interested in selling but have yet to discover a destination that's backed by a positive reputation for upfront sales and service? Consider selling your car to our used car dealership in Paducah, KY. As a premier local used car, truck, and SUV dealership, we're always looking to enhance our selection of used vehicles. It's our goal to make sure your sale is as streamlined and expeditious as possible.

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PMP Total Care Warranty Coverage: Peace of Mind and Stress-Free Coverage

Car care costs can add up for residents around the Tennessee area. If you're interested in securing a way to better protect your financial standing from unexpected maintenance and repair costs, let Perkins Motor Plex assist you with our competitive PMP Total Care Warranty Coverage plan. Designed to help reduce the financial stress put upon your shoulders, this extensive warranty coverage has been detailed by our team of professionals below.

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Why buy a crossover?

We here at Perkins Motor Plex want to ensure that you make the most informed decision possible when purchasing your next vehicle so that your satisfaction is maximized. That is why we are so excited to tell you all about the benefits of buying one of our incredible crossovers!

First, crossovers offer extra space compared to a smaller sedan while also including many of the additional features only found in a larger SUV. 

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How to Get the Best Deal on a Used Car

Whether you’re buying a house, a computer or a used car, you want to know you’re getting a good deal for your money. When buying a car, we really want a good deal because it’s something we want to last for a while. We at Perkins Motor Plex want you to be informed and knowledgeable as possible when you make your next car purchase. Here are some tips on how to get the best deal on a used car.

Determine your budget before you leave home and only 

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Blind Spot Monitoring Can Keep You Safe Changing Lanes

Vehicles in your blind spot can be dangerous when you want to change lanes. A blind spot monitor is one of the latest technologies that help keep you safe. Here at Perkins Motor Plex, we want you to be an informed buyer. Let's look at how blind spot monitoring can keep you and your passengers safe.

A vehicle with blind spot monitoring has sensors placed at key points. These sensors use sonar or radar to determine how much space exists between the vehicle and surrounding traffic. If a vehicle enters the blind spot, the sensor sends a signal to…

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Get to Know Your Car's Alternator And Its Job

Your car's alternator plays an important role in feeding the vehicle's electrical system and charging the battery. What exactly is an alternator and how does it do its job? Let's take a look.

The battery in your vehicle gives the starter the power it needs to start the engine. However, to keep the battery fully charged, you need the alternator. This vital engine part is actually a generator. As the engine runs, it turns wheels which, in turn, crank a wheel on the alternator. This helps the alternator generate energy, which powers the vehicle's electronics and…

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Why Tire Rotations Are a Good Idea

Tire rotations are part of the routine service you should give your vehicle every so often to keep it running smoothly. When you rotate your tires, they experience more even wear, perform better and last longer. Here's why.

The Wisdom of Tire Rotations

Different tires on your vehicle experience different and unequal amounts of wear based on your drivetrain: 4x4, all-wheel, rear or front. Without rotation, the same tires receive the same wear in the same spots repeatedly, causing them to break down more quickly than your other tires. 

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Tips for Driving in Wet Conditions

April showers may bring May flowers, but they also bring wet slippery road conditions, which require more than just windshield wipers. Driving in the rain or on wet roads can be very dangerous if you’re not prepared, and our professionals have some helpful tips for you. Stop at Perkins Motor Plex for advice on driving in wet conditions or to check out our automotive supplies.
 
• Make sure windshield wipers are in good condition.
• Avoid using cruise control because it increases the chance of losing control of your vehicle.
• Driver 
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Installing and Inspecting Your Child's Safety Seat

Perkins Motor Plex has some tips that you can use to properly install and inspect the safety seat that your child is using in your automobile. After all, this seat is their first line of defense if you're involved in an accident.
  • Use a seat that is designed with your specific child in mind. It might be tempting to borrow a seat from someone you know to save some money, but you want a seat that is designed for your child's age and size. You also don't want to use a seat that is expired.
  • Installation should…
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The Best Parts of Buying a Used Car

Nothing beats driving around in a brand new car, right? Well, maybe. The truth is that there are many advantages to buying a used car that are often overlooked. While used cars aren't for everyone, we at Perkins Motor Plex think there are at least a few advantages of used cars that are worth considering.

One advantage you're sure to appreciate is the lower insurance costs that accompany a used vehicle. Since the cost to replace an older vehicle is lower, insurance companies can charge you a lower premium for the same coverage. Another benefit of buying a…

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