What to Pack in a Vehicle Emergency Kit
Far too often we are unprepared for catastrophic situations on the road. Sure, safety features can help prevent a crash in the first place, but nothing is totally preventable. It’s important to think ahead and prepare for what might happen in the event of an accident. If you’re unsure what to pack in a vehicle emergency kit, read on as we’ll provide you with some potentially lifesaving tips. Read the rest of this entry »
What is Included in the 2018 Acura RDX Advance Package?
When it comes to the extras in a vehicle, everyone has a different taste. You don’t want to pay an arm and a leg for “standard” features that are built into the cost of a vehicle that you’ll never use anyway. That’s why Acura offers a few different options for people looking for different features in their vehicles, such as the Advance Package. What is included in the 2018 Acura RDX Advance Package? Find out here! Read the rest of this entry »
2018 Acura RDX Cargo Capacity
Sure, you could choose an average SUV and it might give you what you need, but if you want more than that it might be time to consider luxury. The 2018 Acura RDX is a viable option for people looking for an SUV that has more to offer than just performance features and the latest technology. What is the cargo capacity in the RDX? Read the rest of this entry »
Advantages of Buying a New Car vs Buying a Used Car
Considering getting a new car? You have plenty of options, but first you should probably consider whether you want a new car or a used car. In this blog we’ll show you the advantages of buying a new car vs buying a used car. Read the rest of this entry »
2018 Acura TLX Now Available at Arlington Acura in Palatine IL
The wait is over. If you’ve been looking for that perfect midsize luxury sedan to kick start your jump into 2018, now is as good a time as any to check out the 2018 Acura TLX now available at Arlington Acura in Palatine IL. We have a fresh stock of these cars in our inventory, so take a look at what makes this luxury sedan stand out from your average car. Read the rest of this entry »
Why Shouldn’t You Use Cruise Control in the Rain?
Cruise control is a very helpful feature. It allows you to drive without having to keep a constant eye on your speed to ensure you’re moving at a consistent pace. It can also save gas since you’re not constantly slowing down and then speeding back up. However, it’s not the best idea to use this feature when it’s wet out. Why Shouldn’t you use cruise control in the rain? We’ll explain that below. Read the rest of this entry »
Five Reasons Your Car Might Be Vibrating
One of the unfortunate aspects of owning a car is that before too long, you’re bound to run into some kind of problem with it. Racking up miles on the road is a surefire way to add wear and tear, although it’s usually nothing that a good mechanic can’t fix. If the car is shaking more than it should be, something is probably amiss. In this segment, we’ll show you five reasons why your car might be vibrating. Read the rest of this entry »
What is the Towing Capacity of the 2017 Acura RDX?
So you’ve decided to go with a luxury SUV. Not a bad choice! These can provide more features than your average SUV. However, now that you have a bigger vehicle than your typical sedan, you realize this is your new tool for hauling extra cargo. Not many people associate luxury vehicles with their towing capabilities, but when the time comes, you’ll appreciate what they can do for you. Let’s take a look at what the towing capacity is of the 2017 Acura RDX. Read the rest of this entry »
Benefits of Leasing a Car
You’ve probably heard before that buying is better than leasing when it comes to purchasing something. While that may be true for building equity in the long run on a home, the situation is a little different when you’re leasing a car. While everyone has a different situation that may make one better than the other, we’ll share with you some of the benefits of leasing a car. Read the rest of this entry »
How to Check Tire Pressure
In order to keep your car running at optimum health for the longest possible time, it’s important to keep up with maintenance. Far too often people will wait until there’s a problem to try fixing it, only to cost themselves hundreds or even thousands of dollars, not to mention a shorter lifespan for their car. One of the overlooked things you need to check is tire pressure. It’s not a difficult process, so we’re going to explain that in short order here. Read the rest of this entry »