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Having Trouble Stopping Have Your Brakes Inspected

If you are having trouble stopping your vehicle, it may be time to give MINI of Burlington in Shelburne, VT a call to set an appointment to have your brakes serviced properly. With the brakes being so vital to the overall operation of your vehicle, be sure to mention that your brakes are not operating as they should. Doing so will ensure that your service will be scheduled at the earliest possible time which could be the same day.

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How Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors Work

When you're driving, you want clarity, which is why it's important to have a clean windshield, back window, and rearview mirror. However, what happens when someone's lights are too bright at night? You may experience glare, which can cause Troxler Effect. This is a real condition that triggers temporary blindness. In fact, drivers can be blind for 2 seconds or more because of headlight glare in the rearview mirror due to this effect.

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The Safe Way to Jump Start Your Car

Jumper cables make it possible to revive a dead battery. However, it's critical that you know how to do the process safely. You will need a set of jumper cables and a car with a good battery nearby.

Position the vehicles close to each other and turn off the engines. Attach one end of the red cable to your battery's positive terminal. 

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How a Blind Spot Monitoring System Can Help You Stay Safe

At MINI of Burlington in Shelburne, VT, our team works diligently to keep our consumers informed about the features that are available with our models. The automotive industry has developed safety features that are innovative and provide drivers and passengers with exceptional protection.

One of the most popular safety features that is available with newer vehicles is a Blind Spot Monitor. Roughly 57% of newer models will offer a Blind Spot Monitor as an available safety feature.

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How to Increase Gas Mileage

One of the major expenses that come with owning a vehicle is gas. Even if you do not have a hybrid car, there are plenty of ways that you can reduce the amount you pay at the pump. The most important way to ensure peak gas mileage is to stick with a regular maintenance schedule for your vehicle.

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Apple CarPlay Is Your Go-To Assistant

Apple CarPlay is your co-pilot at the yolk. Siri is your go-to virtual assistant that searches for the info that you need. Just recite her name, and she will fetch it at any time.

There are over 400 car models from various automotive brands that feature the exclusive Apple CarPlay in-vehicle technology system. Several of them are Acura, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ford, Honda, Toyota, and Ram. 

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What are Motor Oil Viscosity Ratings?

It is important to have your motor oil changed on a regular basis, but it is also just as important to use the correct motor oil viscosity for your engine. At MINI of Burlington serving Shelburne, VT, we can help you understand more about motor oil viscosity ratings with our content below.

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