Posts Categorized: Hints, Tips, and Tricks

What to Do After an Accident: The Basic Steps

Knowing what to do after an accident could just save your life. Although collisions can be stressful situations, it’s important to remain calm and remember some of these basic steps. Though some steps are designed to keep you safe, others protect you legally and ensure that you make a proper claim on your insurance. Collect…read more

Road Trip Tips

Hitting the highway for a family road trip or summer vacation is something many Americans enjoy year after year. Some road trips will go smoother than others, but any road trip can be streamlined with a handful of changes. Check out these road trip tips from us here at Sarant Cadillac to make for the…read more

How to Fix a Dent in Your Car

No matter how carefully you take care of your car, you simply can’t control the actions of other people. At some point in your life, you’re going to find yourself in a situation where you have a dent in your car that needs to be fixed. Why pay a bunch of money to have it…read more

Winter Driving Tips: Staying Safe in the Snow

Wintertime means cold temperatures and crummy driving conditions. Snow and ice can be incredibly dangerous, especially if you’re not used to driving on slippery surfaces. Not to mention, there tends to be less daylight during this time of year, further increasing the risks of driving. Read on to learn about some winter driving tips to…read more

Changing a Flat Tire: Important Tips to Remember

If you’ve ever had a flat tire, you can appreciate the significance of this common breakdown scenario. Flats can be caused by road debris, wear and tear, or other part malfunctions—each of which carries their own dangers. However, few people know the proper procedure for changing a flat tire. That’s why we’ve put together a…read more

Preparing Your Car for Winter: Tips for Maintenance

Making sure you prepare your car for winter is especially important if you want to stay safe and extend the life of your vehicle. Winterizing can prevent breakdowns, and it can also help you avoid dangerous situations on the road. That’s why we’ve put together a list of ways to prepare your car for the…read more

How to Make the Most of Your Test Drive

Test driving a car you’re serious about purchasing is one of the most important parts of the buying process. A test drive allows you to learn more about the car with a hands-on approach you can’t get from walking around the vehicle or seeing it online. Here’s how to make the most of your test…read more

Fall Maintenance Tips: Keeping Your Car Running Well

Fall is on its way, which means it’s the perfect time to do some car maintenance. The change of seasons is the ideal time of year to change the oil, check tires, change filters, and more. You can choose to do it yourself, or you can make things easy by bringing it to our service…read more

Tips for Checking Tires: Tread Depth

Tires are one of the most important vehicle components, especially because they are the only part of your vehicle that comes in contact with the road. That’s why every owner should regularly check tire quality and tread, making sure their tires are in optimal condition. Below is a list of tips for checking tires to…read more

Watch Out for Bikes: Safely Sharing the Road

Remembering to watch out for bikes on the road is even more important now that the winter weather is gone and we are left with sunny skies. In most areas, bikes are considered vehicles and must obey traffic laws. However, that also means that you have to treat them as equals while you are driving…read more