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How Do Genuine OEM Parts Differ From Aftermarket Parts?

The time will always arise when your vehicle needs maintenance or replacement parts, and if you perform your own maintenance, then there is the hard decision of where to buy those parts from. Aftermarket parts tend to be cheaper in cost, but there are problems that some don't consider when buying those aftermarket parts.

 

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Bring Your Vehicle in For a Seasonal Maintenance Appointment Today for Optimized Performance in Winter Weather

The temperature is now below freezing and the snow is upon us, winter is here once again. To ensure that your safety and that your vehicle is operating at its best, it is important to make sure your vehicle is winter ready. Here are some tips to make sure your vehicle is ready for the winter season:

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Install a set of winter wiper blades and drive safely this season

Once the warm weather is gone and winter sets in, you will wish you had changed the wiper blades on your car. Here are a few reasons to buy winter wiper blades this season.

The winter wiper blades come with a unique rubber sleeve that protects all the moving parts of the wipers. That eli

Take a drive to Umansky Motor Cars so our crew can replace your old wipers with new winter wiper blades.

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Clearing the Definitions About Four-Wheel-Drive and All-Wheel Drive Technology

The misconceptions about four-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive drivetrains evolved from the fact that many people thought that the two definitions were just describing one thing. While it is true that both technologies cause the four wheels of a vehicle to be empowered in order to create more road surface traction, the similarities stop there.

Four-wheel-drive is a familiar term for most people as it has been available to the general public for quite some time. It utilizes a lower gear ration and a split differential to give positive traction to all four wheels of a vehicle.

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How Much Horsepower Do You Want?

The term horsepower refers to the amount of power that is behind a vehicle and has little to do with horses. It was used to measure the power of an engine in the 18th century by James Watt who wanted to show his potential customers just how much power was behind his steam engines. One horsepower is the same as a pony pulling 33 pounds for a minute.

If you want a powerful vehicle, then you want to look at exactly how much horsepower it has. The more horsepower it has, the more powerful, it will be and the more…

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Drive safely this winter season with the right wiper blades

On a typical summer day, the standard windshield wipers will get the job done. However, once winter touches Milwaukee, specially designed windshield wipers are more than a must!

Here are a few reasons why regular wipers are not good to use. Often the weight of snow bends wiprs. This weight sometimes stops their ability to function properly and completely touch the windshield to wipe the glass. Even if it were able to touch, the rubber becomes stiff tearing and leaving streaks preventing visibility. Seeing through the windshield is quite vital to driving

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The new Volkswagen Warranty Puts You First

Volkswagen announced in September that a majority of the company's new 2018 vehicles sold in the United States will feature the protection of the People First Warranty -- a six-year/72,000 mile (whichever comes first) bumper-to-bumper new vehicle limited warranty. What's even better about this warranty is that if you sell the vehicle while it's still active, the warranty may be transferred to the next owner.

First introduced for the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan SUVs, the People First Warranty now also covers these Volkswagen vehicles:

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