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What to Know About Your Tire Pressure Light

When your tire pressure light comes on this is something you don't want to ignore. Your sensor doesn't go on automatically when your air gets a little low. Rather, it needs to fall below approximately twenty-five percent of the recommended air limit before it will light up. This is a substantial amount of air and this is the time to make sure you give your vehicle a once over to make sure everything is ok before you continue driving it.

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Motor Oil Myths You Should Know

When it comes to routine oil changes this item of service is a must if you want to make sure that your vehicle is going to be reliable and efficient for the amount of time that you own it. Unfortunately, there are some myths out there when it comes to your motor oil, how often you should change it and what type of oil should be used among other things. 

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What Role Do Brake Pads Play in Stopping a Vehicle?

If you’re like most people, you probably have a vague idea of how your vehicle’s brakes work. Nonetheless, you’re probably less knowledgeable about the various braking components and how they work. For this reason, here’s a brief overview of brake pads and their function in stopping or slowing your vehicle.

If your vehicle has disc brakes, each wheel will be attached to a brake rotor that spins along with the wheel. When you press the brake pedal, the brake caliper squeezes this rotor to apply pressure to the wheel in order to slow it down.

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Look for Tire Cracks and Splits in Your Tires

Cracked or splits in the side wall is a sure sign of tire trouble. You can inspect your tires from time to time to look for splits and cracks. Owners may be limited in that they cannot easily see the inside walls. When you have routine maintenance, the technician should closely examine the treads and the sidewalls.

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Vehicle Alignment Improves Gas Mileage, Ensures Smoother Ride

Have you recently noticed any vibration in your steering wheel as you have driven your vehicle around Fort Lauderdale? Have you noticed uneven tire wear, or that your vehicle seems to pull to the right or left when applying the brakes? These are all signs that you need to make an appointment at BMW of Fort Lauderdale for a vehicle alignment inspection.

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Don't Let a Drained Car Battery Cause Issues for You

You have a busy life and an important life and you cannot be slowed down by things such as drained car batteries. If you notice that the lights in your car are dimmer than they used to be, you may be in need of a battery change.

If you notice something that could indicate that your battery is draining, you should get a replacement right away. 

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The Aspects of All-Wheel Drive and Four-Wheel Drive

There are still many people who think that all-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive are one and the same. While it is absolutely true that both terms denote that power is given to all the wheels of a vehicle to give more traction, it is also true that they each serve a different purpose.

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Lauderdale BMW of Ft. Lauderdale Offers Easy Online Financing for Your Convenience

One of the ways that we here at Lauderdale BMW of Ft. Lauderdale like to make the process of buying a vehicle a lot easier for our valued customers is by offering stress-free online financing. With the use of an online financing application, we are able to give a prospective buyer the convenience of being able to go online and determine if they can get the financing that they need for their favorite new BMW model.

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Pro Tips for Changing the Fluids in Your BMW!

The BMW service experts want you to learn their secrets about automobile upkeep, so they have cracked open the vault and published their keys. The perfect method of maintaining your cherished vehicle’s fitness is by simply tracking your fluid levels and shifting them on a normal routine. And all of the ones that need to be regularly checked are the simplest fluids to assess in your luxurious BMW model.

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