Being a good driver is a great skill to have. Being a safe driver is even a greater skill, since safety is the most important thing when you find yourself behind the wheel of a vehicle.
Your family is irreplaceable. They are the ones you work hard for everyday to provide a good life. They depend on you. While you drive, they depend on you to get them to their destination in safety.
Simple safe driving tips such as these will help keep everyone safe:
The long-awaited summer months are making a triumphant return, and with them comes many planned and spontaneous road trips. Lithia Nissan of Ames knows all too well how much damage winter weather and treacherous driving conditions can often cause to your vehicle, and that's why we always advise coming in for some maintenance before the changing season.
No one wants to run into car trouble when they're out enjoying a beautiful sunny day with loved ones. Scheduling service and maintenance appointm
In our advanced society we have developed and implemented systems to help make our lives run more smoothly. One of those systems is the notion of a warning. Warnings serve to alert us to a potential problem that needs to be addressed, allowing us to stay out of harm's way. Similarly, our vehicles alert us to specific issues that may be arising as they occur. Here at Lithia Auto Stor
Getting amped for the coming summer months? We are too here at Lithia Auto Stores. We know, however, that those icy, chilly and snowy winter months can often wreak havoc on your vehicle. Before you start planning all your summer vacations and road trips why not let one of our dealerships' service centers take a peek under your hood?
If we here at Lithia Auto Stores were to detail the many winning qualities of the 2017 BMW X4, the Bavarian brand's chameleonic compact crossover, we'd no doubt be here for quite some time. That list, as it turns out, is a mighty long one.
So, rather than take this approach, we thought we'd link the following video.
Pair up with Cars.com personality, Joe Bruzek, as he tries the X4 on for size:
Potent and polished, the 3.0-liter turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine of the range-topping M40i model is sure to satisfy all but the most…
Whether you're taking it down to the lake or just dropping the kids off at soccer, the 2017 Ford Explorer is the car for you. The Ford Explorer combines comfort, capability, and convenience in one amazing package.
The Ford Explorer has available three-row seating for up to seven people. That's enough room to carry your kids and their friends. There's 21 ft3 of space with all the seats up, 43.9 ft3 with the third row folded down, and a whopping 81.7 ft3 with the second and third rows down. The 2017 Ford…
How should you assess your check engine light? A good place to start is knowing the most likely reasons it came on in the first place. Despite the level of innovation we see in today’s vehicles, caring for them continues to require proper attention to detail and performance to ensure long-term high-level performance.
Here are five common reasons your check engine light may be on:
O2 sensor mass airflow sensor
Loose gas cap
The above issues are very common for techs to address, but there are a plethora of separate issues that may be affecting…
When looking for a new car, the two main options that you will have are to either buy or lease the vehicle. While most financial experts agree that buying a car make more financial sense, there are many cases when leasing is the better option.
One situation when leasing makes more sense is when you want a new car, but don't want to pay a lot for it. Monthly lease payments on a car are typically less than half of the amount that you would pay in auto loans for the same car. This can make leasing far more…
Humans and cars have some things in common. Like people, cars are best served by having regular checkups. In both cases, this is done so that potential problems can be caught in the earliest stages, before they develop into larger problems which are harder to fix.
Like with visits to the doctor, catching a problem with your car in the earliest stages can pay off big. Similarly, missing regular checkups can cost you big, and even threaten your life. But the good news is that taking your car to a dealership, where it can be serviced by certified techs, usually…
We are excited to confirm that here at Lithia Subaru of Oregon City, we currently have brand-new Subaru Impreza models in our lot. So far, our customers have had nothing but great things to say about these awesome cars. It is no surprise that they are so popular. Subaru kept the same features that gave the Impreza its great reputation, and then added a variety of new high-tech features. Check out the video below to see some of these highlights! You are invited to stop by our dealership and take a new Impreza out for a test drive! We are…