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Reduce Your Monthly Gasoline Expenses with These Tips

If you drive a lot, gasoline can be a large part of your monthly expenses. Wouldn't it be great to be able to cut your gas bill? Actually, there are a few ways that you can. The way that you drive and how well you maintain your vehicle play a large role in your gas consumption.

One of the easiest ways to save on gas is to drive reasonably. 

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Let's Learn About Brake Fluid

In order to keep your vehicle running properly, it should be maintained with routine services that include a brake fluid change. Your vehicle needs brake fluid because it helps the braking system function. If your vehicle doesn't have brake fluid, you won't be able to stop the vehicle when you apply pressure to the brake pedal. At Kyners Auto Sales in Chambersburg, PA, we want your vehicle to be in optimal condition, which is why we have included some useful information about brake fluid below.

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What Does the Car Alternator Do?

In order to understand what the alternator in your vehicle does, it is important to realize it is not the job of the car battery to power up all those devices and systems you enjoy each time you take your vehicle for a drive.

The alternator springs to action as soon as the car is running, and if it is failing, you'll notice very quickly how difficult it can be to operate a car without one.

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Gear Up for School by Setting Up a Carpool

School is right around the corner, and for many parents, that means a lot of miles are about to be put on their vehicles. Pick-ups, drop-offs, sports, music, friend's houses . . . kids are busy these days. To free up your time, you can set up a carpool.

A successful carpool is one that people actually stick to. Whether it's every day or just a few mornings or afternoons, brainstorm with a few other parents and come up with a practical plan. 

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Can You Clean Your Car Quickly Like This?

Got a tight schedule? You don't have to worry about getting your car wash in this week. You can use a quick car wash service to take off most of the grime on the outside, but does it really work that well? You can use different tools and techniques to keep your car looking great at all times of the year. Here are some tips.

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Tips for the Safe Use of Roof Racks

Roof racks increase the flexibility of your vehicle's space. Instead of cramming in a lot of suitcases, you can use a roof rack and free up more room for your passengers. Roof racks also make it possible to transport a canoe or kayak when taking a vacation or weekend adventure trip. Safe roof rack use is critical to you and your car.

Before installing the rack, read the instruction manual. Check your car's owner's manual to find out the roof's weight capacity. Compare the weight limit of the rack to the weight limit of your car…

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Money-Saving Tips for Your Next Road Trip

Are you preparing for a summer road trip? Our auto sales team wants you to enjoy your vacation, so we're sharing some ways to save money on your trip.

Gas mileage is a factor in any road trip budget. Fortunately, there are ways to increase how far you can travel on a gallon of gas. Checking that your tires are properly inflated is a great start, under-inflated tires affect gas mileage. 

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Knowing How to Detail Your Car

You might detail your car and give it a good cleaning when you are about to head out on a trip or when you have just arrived home from one. Our staff at Kyners Auto Sales wants you to know how to best handle the work of detailing that vehicle.

Did you know that there are tools that are made to loosen pet hair caught in the carpet? Invest in such tools to help you as you clean up your vehicle. Don't be afraid to move your seats as you are cleaning your vehicle. This will give you access…

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Why You Should Consider Buying a New Truck

The crew working at Kyners Auto Sales wanted to help educate you on all the reasons for getting a new truck this year would be such a great idea.

One reason to consider getting a truck is that it will protect you and your passengers as well if not better than in a car. The larger cabin and steel-frame construction help to keep all occupants safer in the event of a collision. The airbags throughout the cabin will also keep everyone safer in the event of an accident.

The truck can be taken places you can’t drive your car…

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Drive Reliably by Understanding Gaskets

People care about safe, reliable driving. Unfortunately, many don’t understand how important gaskets are to make this possible. Today, we’re going to take a look at what these mysterious objects are, what they’re for and how to keep them healthy.

Gaskets are really just a seal, made of layers of metal (often copper or even better, steel), with a coating of rubber or something like it. They’re flexible and keep fluids and air where they belong.

Unsurprisingly, most vehicles have lots of these, but the most important ones are pretty simple on purpose. Oil pan gaskets…

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