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Why Buy From Holzhauers Auto?

Here at Holzhauers Auto we know that drivers have hundreds of different dealerships in the Mount Vernon area. Which is why when shopping for your next car, truck or SUV the dealership you choose is just as important as what vehicle you get. So what makes Holzhauers Auto stand out from the other dealerships around the Nashville, IL area? Well, we happen to have three great reasons why we are your number one destination for all your automotive needs.

 

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Keep Safety First When Jump Starting a Car

If you find yourself in a position of needing to jump start a friend or family member's car in Nashville, IL, be sure to keep safety precautions in the forefront of your mind while doing so. You'll be dealing with live connections and care must be taken to avoid injury.

Be sure to follow the detailed directions in your owner's manual. You'll want to make sure both cars are turned off when you begin and that parking brakes are set. When you start connecting your jumper cables from the dead battery to the live one, you…

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Why Your Tire Sensor Light is so Important

As a general rule, you wouldn't be able to tell if your tire wasn't properly inflated by looking at it. It is possible that a tire could appear flat simply because it is sitting under the engine or is being looked at from an odd angle. Fortunately, most vehicles come equipped with tire pressure sensors.

The sensors are designed to send an alert to drivers when the pressure drops below a predetermined threshold. 

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Clean Filters Improve Air Quality

People with allergies often dread the thought of dust. They are extremely sensitive to it and aren't operating on all cylinders when in the presence of it. But what if we told you your vehicle is very similar? That is why we here at Holzhauer Auto & Motorsports Group want to ensure you know all about cabin and engine air filters.

Cabin filters remove dust and dirt from the air you breathe in the cabin of your car. The engine air filter removes dust and dirt from the air intake valve so the engine doesn't act up, much like…

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Does Your Differential Need Service?

Many car owners check their engine oil levels every weekend, especially when it is getting close to your service date. However, a car differential needs maintenance too. Unfortunately, you may not realize that you need to lubricate this part, especially if your car does not tell you that your differential is losing lubrication.

Once lubrication is worn down on your wheels, you may not be able to go anywhere. How does the car differential work this way? 

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Say Goodbye to 3,000 Mile Oil Changes

Once upon a time, our elders told us that we must have our oil changed every three months or 3,000 miles. While it's still wise advice to take care of your vehicle, you don't need to follow the old rule any longer. The only folks who seem to dispute this fact are the "quick lube" shops that rely on your money every few months with hefty commissions being paid to their technicians.

It's been confirmed by test after test that vehicles made within the past 20 years can go a minimum of 5,000 miles before…

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Windshield Wiper Fluid Helps You See

The colder weather is drawing near, and most drivers don't address issues with their car until trouble strikes. The last thing you want to do is find out while driving in a blizzard that your wipers can not keep the windshield clear.

If you are driving your car and you still have water in the washer tank, as the temperatures reach freezing, that water will not make its way through the pump system. The windshield wiper fluid contains antifreeze, and what that means is the fluid in the tank can wash clear the windshield even in freezing conditions. 

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Winter Wiper Blades: Safe and Strong

Many Nashville, IL motorists have noticed that, despite not causing any problems during the summer, their car's wiper blades are suddenly starting to leave streaks on their windshields. These streaks can be a safety hazard because they impair a driver's visibility. Would you like to learn how to avoid this frustrating, and potentially very hazardous, issue with tips from the Holzhauer Auto & Motorsports Group team?

The answer might be simpler than you think. 

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The 2018 Ford Fusion is Dressed to Impress

If you're in the market for a new sedan, be certain to check out the new 2018 Ford Fusion. This mid-sized sedan goes the extra mile with standard features that will impress even the most discerning driver. Getting where you need to go in style is made easy on your wallet with several models available. From the base "S" model to the "Platinum" model and everything in between you'll be happy with the highly versatile Fusion.

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Prepare Yourself This Winter

If you own a car, you should make sure to always keep an emergency kit in it whether or not you travel a lot or far away. Always be prepared and keep a first aid kit in your vehicle as well. We want to remind you from all of us here at Holzhauer Auto & Motorsports Group in Nashville, IL to travel safe this winter and to be prepared at all times.

Among the items that you should pack in your roadside emergency kit, you may want to prioritize cat litter, sand, or salt this winter. These items will come in…

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