Archive for August, 2018

It’s safest to stay with your original tire size

Thursday, August 30th, 2018
2018 Acura MDX can you change tire size

Can you change the size of your Acura tires?

For one reason or another, you might want to know if you can change the size of your tires once you’ve taken your vehicle home. Usually, this is for appearance reasons, which we all know isn’t as important as safety. So, can you change the size of your Acura tires and is it a good idea? (more…)

Oh No: The previous owner put stickers on the car

Friday, August 24th, 2018
baby on board sticker back windshield

How to remove stickers from car windows

We love used cars and we know you do too. Buying used frequently means you can get more features for your money compared to if you purchased a new car. Of course, new cars come with more modern features, but if your budget doesn’t allow it, it doesn’t allow it. There is one major fear than any shopper has when purchasing a used car: What did the previous owner do to it? We often talk about this in terms of unseen damage from reckless driving, but sometimes the damage can be seen. We are, of course, referring to decorative choices such as adding stickers. Why do this to this to a luxury vehicle? It sure beats us, which is why we’ll remove stickers from car windows, bumpers and anywhere else before sending you on your way. If you find yourself needing to do this yourself, here’s how. (more…)

What is there to do in D.C. and NoVA for Labor Day?

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
Cartoon American flag wrench with Labor Day text

2018 Labor Day Weekend Activities Washington D.C.

The time of year when we start seeing holiday decorations come out just a little too early is almost upon us. Before we start to feel anxious about the various plans ahead, we still have a bit of summer left to celebrate. Rather than cut it short, here are some 2018 Labor Day weekend activities you can do in the Washington D.C. and northern Virginia area to catch those last rays. (more…)

What are the engine options for the 2019 Acura TLX?

Friday, August 10th, 2018
2019 Acura TLX in white color option

2019 Acura TLX Performance Specs and Options

What comes to mind when you close your eyes and think of a luxury vehicle? If you’re like most consumers, it’s the design and the way a vehicle feels that moves you. It’s the way the design lines and exterior paint gleam at every angle. The feeling when you open the door and slide into supportive seating with a leatherette trimmed interior. Every surface exudes a well-fitted, high-end feel with soft-touch materials. Now imagine if you started the engine and it doesn’t have a robust feeling or getting up to speed is a constant struggle? You can see how performance is just as important in the 2019 Acura TLX as all the feature highlights. Here are the specs and engine options to watch for. (more…)