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Total Cost Of Ownership Tips


If you have ever owned a vehicle and tallied its costs, you likely realize that several costs and expenditures factor into how much that vehicle actually costs you. You should never bury yourself in a financial situation in which you aren’t aware of how much the total cost of any vehicle you’re interested in amounts to.

Total cost of ownership, as people in the automotive industry call such an accumulation, can cost you thousands of dollars over just a one-year period. Make sure to know this value, or else you risk yourself losing way too much money

 
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Neglecting Fluids Is a Costly Mistake


Neglecting your fluids is a costly mistake. Our professionally trained technicians are aware of this. We know each fluid has an important job to do for your vehicle. Our technicians can monitor levels of each fluid. They can check each fluid to make sure it's helping the parts work correctly. It's an important part of any maintenance program.

Our service department can help you design your own customized maintenance program. You can visit us regularly, so these fluid services aren't neglected. Damage can occur if your fluids hit low levels. Your oil is one example. Lower levels…
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What Does Horsepower Mean?

What exactly is the meaning of horsepower?

It is a common inscription on a number of large SUV cars that we find around. The inscription is also found on boilers and power generators. So what is exactly is the meaning of horsepower?

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Tips for Holiday Food Transportation

If you're planning on getting together with family and friends this holiday season, you're probably expected to bring a dish or two to the celebration. Before you get on the road to your party destination, here are some tips for keeping your car stain-free, from the team at Best Volvo of Rochester.

A large basket or box is ideal for carrying large dishes. This makes it easier to carry the dishes into the party site, and prevents accidental food spills from getting on your seats. If you've made food that needs to be kept warm, place the…

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The Value of Winter Wiper Blades

Many Rochester, NY drivers know that there are many benefits of having winter wiper blades in your vehicle. Do you know the difference between traditional blades and specialized winter ones? Summer wiper blades are designed differently. They are meant to deal with lighter loads and warmer temperatures. Do not make the mistake of using the same blades in winter. Best Volvo of Rochester is pleased to give you some of the reasons why buying winter blades will be beneficial to you and your car.

  • Winter wiper blades are firm and strong and they do not give in to the heavy…
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Finance Your Next Vehicle from Home

Owning a vehicle is crucial to getting to work on time, taking children to school or to daycare facilities, and, overall, living an independent lifestyle. It’s ok if you don’t have enough cash in a checking or savings account to buy a vehicle right away; that’s where loan financing comes into play for our Rochester customers.

If you’ve financed a vehicle before, you already know that one of the worst parts about doing such is applying for the financing agreement. At times, dealerships turn hopeful patrons away because their credit reports indicate they’re not ideal…

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Plan Your Road Trip with These Travel Tips

Don't start trying to make plans on the fly while you are already on your road trip, now is the time to plan so that you have fewer chances of incidents on the road. Here are a few things you should consider before leaving on your trip from the local Rochester, NY area.

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Traveling with Treats this Holiday Season

We can smell it now: Your famous pumpkin pie or those tasty gingerbread cutout cookies that your family knows you so well for around the holidays. We here at Best Volvo of Rochester want to wish you and your family a happy holiday season. We have provided you with a trustworthy vehicle that gets you to where you need to go, not to mention routine maintenance is providing you with the assurance you need that your vehicle is safe and efficient. However, while you travel with your favorite recipes in tow, follow a couple of our tips to safely get…
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Maintain Your Headlights for Safer Driving

Driving in the dark can be quite a challenge if your car does not have proper lighting. Sometimes the vehicle's lighting grows old and worn-out, while some cars come with inadequate lights. It is therefore vital to have proper maintenance on your headlights over time, especially if they are old. The Best Volvo of Rochester service team is here to help!

 

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