Protect your vehicle from the outside elements with a car cover. Kayser Chevrolet Buick cares a great deal about the quality of your vehicle when it drives home with you for the first time, but we want you to have a vehicle that looks beautiful for many years. You can keep the elements off your automobile with a car cover.
The weather in Sauk City, WI can be very challenging. The surface of your automobile can be affected by something as simple as rain, but sleet, hail and extreme temperatures also cause problems. A car cover is that extra layer of protection that you can achieve even if you don't have a garage to park inside.
Little critters like spiders, bees and even rodents will try to make their home in a parked vehicle. There are a number of different crevices around your automobile ...
While you never want to expect to get into a vehicular accident, it is always a good idea to be prepared for this traumatic event.
If you find yourself in this unfortunate situation, the first thing to do is to attend to any injured parties and call 911 if necessary. If there are no injuries and the vehicle is drivable, it is important to get to a safe space off of the road. Be sure to turn on your hazard lights if you pulled over on the shoulder. You are required by law to notify the police and to file an accident report. Do not forget to exchange driver information and insurance.
We invite you to stop by Kayser Chevrolet Buick in Sauk City, WI to learn more about what to do if you get in a car accident. While here, be sure to take any of our vehicles out for a test drive.
You may have seen a collection of letters and numbers on the sidewall in your tires. If you are confused by this code, don't be. This is simply some information that tells you about the tire. Here is a quick overview of how to read the information on your tire.
The first letter you will notice is the letter P. This indicates that the tire is for a passenger vehicle. Next, you will see three numbers. This is the width of the vehicle in millimeters. Next, you will find a number that gives you the aspect ratio of the tire. For instance, if the aspect ratio is 45. Then that means the tire's height is 45% of the width of the tire. Other important information includes the wheel diameter in inches and the speed rating of the vehicle expressed in a single letter.
When Should You Change Your Car’s Oil as a Low-Mileage Driver?
Whether you put a large or small amount of mileage on your beloved vehicle, regular oil changes are something Sauk City, WI drivers should always adhere to. Low-mileage drivers are often confused as to which intervals they should use, however. This confusion stems from the fact that most oil change interval suggestions are based on a driver's mileage.
For example, many newer vehicles function well with 5,000 to 7,500-mile intervals. Many older vehicles, though, run best with a shorter 3,000-mile interval. Manufacturers sometimes recommend even more frequent intervals if a driver is often in either stop-and-start traffic or extreme hot and cold.
For low-mileage drivers, however, there is a separate metric that can be more useful when deciding on an oil change interval. That metric is time. ...
You are driving along when you notice that your tire pressure light has come on your dashboard. You pull over with your tire pressure gauge in hand. You may find that one or more of your tires needs to have air added or removed. You could also find that there's a bigger problem going on.
It's common for a tire pressure monitoring system to experience problems of its own. The repair or replacement is usually quite easy for a technician at Kayser Chevrolet Buick to take care of. You'll be back on your way in no time.
Tire damage is another reason why your light may come on. If you run over debris on the road that become embedded in your tire, it's likely that your tire pressure monitoring system will let you know that there's something going on with your vehicle that needs attention.
Don't Waste Time Cleaning Your Car: Use These Tips, Instead
Some people say that a clean car drives better. Whether you believe that or not, it's still nice to have a clean car whenever you can. If you want to be able to clean your car on a regular basis without using up all your free time, we at Kayser Chevrolet Buick offer these easy steps for success.
If your wheels and tires look good, the rest of your car will look good, even if it hasn't been cleaned properly. That's why it's a good idea to take a few minutes to clean your wheels and tires and then apply a wet tire shine to give them that brand-new look. Of course, you can't stop with the outside of your vehicle. You should also take a few moments to remove all of the unnecessary items that have accumulated in your vehicle around Sauk City, WI, such as extra jackets, empty chip bags, and what...
Here is Some Advice to Help You Reduce Distracted Driving
When you are distracted, it becomes very difficult to focus. Just think about trying to give an important presentation when a fly is buzzing all around you. While that might just be a nuisance, such distractions can become dangerous when driving. Here are some ways that Kayser Chevrolet Buick can recommend reducing such incidences.
One way to minimize distractions as you drive is to retain focus. This means eliminating outside noise and focusing on your surroundings. Be looking both ways, as well as in front of and behind you, at all times. This will help to spot and potential problems in advance so you can avoid them.
You will also want to avoid the temptation to touch your cell phone or other electronic devices. These are accidents waiting to happen, so just wait until you are safely sto...
At Kayser Chevrolet Buick we think taking a test drive is the best way to assess a vehicle before you buy. It is important for you to make the most of your test drive, and that's why we are sharing the following tips.
The first thing to do is schedule an appointment with our dealership. An appointment simplifies the process and saves you time. Before your appointment arrives, you should make a checklist of the things that are important to you in a vehicle. Also write down any questions that you can think of. It is easy to forget them once you have arrived at the dealership. Finally, drive the car over the surfaces you expect to encounter most. If you drive in the city, that's the place to test.
Our friendly team here in Sauk City, WI will be most happy to share more test drive tips with yo...
Knowing the Signs of a Faulty Exhaust System Could Save Your Life
Noxious gases including carbon monoxide are a byproduct of engine combustion. Without your vehicle's exhaust system those noxious gases would end up inside your car or truck. For the sake of yours and your passengers' health, you need to know the symptoms of a faulty exhaust system.
A sporadic hissing, popping, or whistling sound from your tailpipe are the sounds of a faulty exhaust system. These noises require the attention of a qualified auto technician. If it is an exhaust issue the paint around the exhaust ports will appear burnt. The ignition wires and or their boots may be melted.
Your engine is unusually loud, fill-ups become more frequent, and your gas pedal vibrating are all indicators of an exhaust leak. Exhaust leaks can be deadly. Have your auto tech check for exhaust leaks rou...
Dash cams are a highly valuable item for those who are planning on driving on any public road at any time. They matter because they can and often are used in courts of law to prove that one is not at fault in an accident or road rage incident.
Dash cams have gained a lot of notoriety due to some ridiculous videos posted on video-sharing websites. Many of those videos depict Russian cab drivers using the dash cams to show some kind of insane incident that has taken place in front of them. For those cab drivers, the dash cams are the only thing that keeps them from having to pay out huge amounts of money for incidents involving other people who may jump in front of their cab.
The point of having a dash cam is to keep yourself safe and record real data. A “he said, she said” situation is no g...
Luxury, Freedom, and Performance Delivered by the Buick Cascada
When you are looking for a luxury convertible that also delivers a great performance, check out the Buick Cascada. A turbocharged engine is the heartbeat of the Cascada’s memorable performance on the road.
The engine is coupled with a rigid chassis to enable responsive handling when you are behind the wheel. In addition, the HiPer Strut front suspension is engineered to deliver a direct steering response. These performance features contribute to an elevated confidence in the vehicle and your driving when you are behind the wheel.
Stop in and test drive a Buick Cascada at Kayser Chevrolet Buick today. Feel its comfort and performance on the streets of Sauk City, WI, and then let the top down and take the car on the open road. Feel the wind in your hair and the responsive performance in your...
If you’re looking for a compact vehicle that is also sporty, then look no further. The Chevrolet Sonic is one of the most sporty small sedans on the market. The Sonic will give you the confidence you need to cruise around town in a compact sedan. This year’s sedan is equipped with a sporty engine that is paired with a powerful transmission.
In addition to the engine and transmission, the Sonic is also equipped with a short suspension, which makes the vehicle easier to handle and drive. Outside of performance, the Sonic has a nice interior design.
The inside of the Sonic is beautiful. It has a leatherette upholstery, and the vehicle comes standard with a high-quality cloth interior. If you enjoy the finer things in life, then you’ll take pride in knowing that you can upgrade the interior to...