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Knowing When to Use 4 x 4 Gear Ranges can Prevent Damage

Here at our Land Rover Southampton location, we spend time helping our customers to find ways to keep their vehicles in good health. In terms of keeping vehicles healthy, there are obviously many possible areas of focus. That said, one critical automotive feature that is often overlooked in the quest for vehicular longevity is the 4 x 4 system. Most 4 x 4 transmission systems are sensitive and complicated pieces of machinery, and as such, it can pay to know when and how to use these gear ranges. 

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Reasons to Consider Buying An SUV

The time has come again to choose the next vehicle to get you to where you need to be around Southampton, NY. There are a variety of things to consider to ultimately decide which is the best option. For a number of reasons, you may find that owning an SUV is the right choice for you.

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What is the Purpose of an Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror?

When cars were first invented and began traveling the dirt roads of this world, there was no need for a rear-view mirror. After all, who would be following you? What you had to look out for was what was in front. It did not take long, however, for government regulators to recognize the necessity of a rear-view mirror. When the first regulations regarding automobiles came out, rear-view mirrors were required.

The original mirrors could not tip. The light that came at you from behind while driving around town often brought a moment of blindness.  

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How to Prevent Rodent Damage

You don't have to live in the woods to incur rodent damage. Under cover of night, curious four-legged creatures might be tempted by your car's warm engine compartment or the leftover scent of food lingering in your car's interior. That's all the invitation they need to try making your car their home, and remaining proactive is the best way to dissuade rodent attention.

Avoid parking in outdoor areas with a lot of underbrush or in a garage with boxes that rodents can use for hiding places. Any opening in your car is fair game, so cover…

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Simple Ways to Prevent Car Theft

At Land Rover Southampton, we want to make sure that you get the most for the money spent on your vehicle. One way to maximize your investment is to protect a car from being stolen in the first place. This can be done by making sure that it is properly secured whenever it is left unattended.

This can be done by locking the doors, using a cover or installing and using an anti-theft device. When your car is parked on a street, make sure that the wheels are pointed toward the curb. Doing so can make it harder to tow…

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Get Information About Blind Spot Monitoring

Technology has arrived that alerts the driver when they are nearing an accident. These tools, including blind spot monitoring features, could save an impressive number of lives, according to two new reports by industry experts.

Blind Spot Monitoring and Lane Departure Warning Systems that balance mishaps could help lessen one out of four savage crashes that are blamed for damage and injuries to people on the road based on findings by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. 

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