Is Your Vehicle Listed in a Recall?

When an automobile manufacturer or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) discovers a reoccurring safety issue among a car model, a recall may be issued. Generally, a recall is due to malfunctioning parts on a car, such as an airbag, tires, or seats. It doesn't require a recall of the entire vehicle.

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Check Out These Two Benefits of Buying a Used Car

You have many options when it comes to buying a vehicle today. While there are many great new models on the lot, there is still a lot of value to be gained from buying a quality used vehicle that suits your needs. These two benefits alone will illustrate why this is the case.

Used cars tend to come with lower insurance costs. Since insurance is an unavoidable expense that comes with owning a vehicle, that is something to consider. Insurance premiums will be noticeably lower on a used car than a new one of the same model.

Registration fees are…

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Evaluating the Structure and the Safety Cage

When doing the side crash tests, one of the important aspects of the test that factor into the ratings of the vehicle is the safety cage or the structure of the vehicle. On the side of the vehicle, there is not that much room for impact absorption in the crash.

When it comes to the serious impacts on the side of the vehicle, it is inevitable that there is going to be some intrusion in the occupant area of the vehicle. Therefore, the occupant of the vehicle is going to experience some impact during the accident.

 

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How to safely share the road with bicycles

When you are driving around in Hendersonville, you are likely to encounter people riding their bicycles, whether it's on the road itself or at crosswalks. It's important that you understand the rules of the road when it comes to bicycles and your automobile. We here at Greenlite Car Sales offer these tips for interacting with bicycles safely.

Remember that bicycles have just as much right to the road as cars do, so you must treat them the same way you would as a car. If you want to pass a bicycle, make sure you get over into the…

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Check Out the Amazing Interior of the New Dodge Challenger

The Dodge Challenger is a vehicle with lots of features to enjoy. With that in mind, let's take a closer look at the Dodge Challenger's interior features.

As you step inside of this vehicle, it's hard to miss this automobile's 7-inch Uconnect infotainment system. This system features Bluetooth connectivity, allowing you to pair your smartphone to bring along your music and navigation apps. You'll also have an easy time keeping everyone comfortable with this vehicle's dual-zone front climate control. Plus, this vehicle's 7-inch 

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Looking For Space and Flexibility? Get a Hatchback

Shopping for a new car entails making many decisions, one of which is the vehicle's body type. While sedans and SUVs seem to be consumer favorites, hatchbacks or wagons have a lot to offer consumers in Hendersonville.

For starters, you get plenty of cargo space to work with. In fact, you'll find that some compact hatchbacks are relatively roomier compared to your regular midsized sedan. Flexibility is another reason why hatchbacks come as more reliable companions on the road. With most hatchbacks coming with a standard split-folding backseat feature, you can reconfigure the rear seats to 

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What To Do If Your Car Is Sliding on Icy Roads

Driving on icy roads can be dangerous because your vehicle’s tires don’t always make solid contact with the asphalt. Therefore, you are at an elevated risk of going into a slide with little or no warning. Fortunately, there are steps that you can take to correct the slide without going off of the road or causing an accident.

It is critical to resist the urge to hit the brakes as it will likely result in losing complete control of your vehicle. Instead, you will want to steer in the direction that the back wheels are pointing toward.

 

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What to Know About Your Vehicle's Warranty

You may notice that your vehicle is covered by a powertrain or bumper-to-bumper warranty. In some cases, your car will be covered by both types of warranties. A powertrain warranty can be used to cover the cost of defects to the engine or drivetrain while the bumper-to-bumper coverage will apply if the fan doesn’t work or a piece of glass shatters.

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