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Importance of Correct Tire Pressure and Optimal Tread

Taking care to maintain your tire pressure and tread will keep you safer on the roads of San Diego, CA while also helping to boost your gas mileage at the same time. The tire experts at Lexus San Diego are equipped to teach you all about these crucial elements so that you can have a more enjoyable driving experience.

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Do You Know the Signs of an Exhaust Leak?

A leak or other problem with your vehicle's exhaust system can not only cause your engine to become sluggish and decrease your gas mileage, but it has the potential to become a dangerous situation if the poisonous gasses exhaled by your vehicle end up being inhaled by you or the passengers inside your vehicle.

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Be Prepared By Testing Your Car's Battery

The more you know about your vehicle, the better you'll be able to keep it operating as it should. One component that you can learn about is your car's battery. With a simple test, you can ensure you won't ever be stuck with a dead or undercharged battery. Here's how we at Lexus San Diego recommend you perform this test.

First, completely turn off your vehicle, including any interior and exterior lights. Then, using a voltmeter, attach the positive test lead to the positive terminal on the battery, repeating the procedure for the negative test lead…

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The Time Will Come for New Tires

The second a car starts to vibrate at high speeds, drivers should feel concerned. Something could be wrong with the tires. Other mechanical problems might be present. While vibrations may be hard to ignore, some may not pay attention to tread wear or low inflation levels. Don't make such mistakes. Stay ahead of all tire woes.

Performing a penny test or checking out a tire gauge might reveal unexpected problems. As the treads wear down from age and use, the tire's life expectancy diminishes. Misalignment or low inflation levels may contribute to further and faster tread wear. 

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When to Use the Forward-Facing Car Seat

Children grow, that is a force you cannot stop, now would you wish to curb that growth. Using a rear-facing car seat for a newborn to a 2 to 4-year-old depends on the growth of the child. When the child’s legs grow beyond the length of the car seat, it is time to use a forward-facing car seat.

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What You Should Know About Car Wax

Cars are significant investments, and most people want their vehicles to last a long time. To keep things not only running well but looking good, there are steps you can take.

Washing your car regularly can keep dust, dirt, oils, and grime from collecting on your paint.

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