Archive for the ‘Tips and tricks’ Category

2018 Trick or Treat Times for Janesville, Wisconsin

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
group of young girls in costume trick-or-treating

We’re well into October, which means that Halloween is almost here! One of the most fun holidays of the year as all the neighborhood kids put on their best costumes and go door-to-door trick-or-treating! If you’re looking for the trick or treat times in Janesville, Wisconsin, we’ve got that information and more, right here!  (more…)

Wisconsin Motorcycle Laws You Need to Know Before Riding

Monday, July 2nd, 2018
man and woman riding on motorcycle in open country road

It’s summertime in Wisconsin! Not only does that mean grill outs, baseball and days by the pool, but it also means riding season for motorcycle riders! If you’re new to riding in the state of Wisconsin or are just beginning, make sure you know these motorcycle-specific driving laws.  (more…)

How to Improve Your Fuel Efficiency

Thursday, June 14th, 2018
person filling up gas tank in car with green gas station nozzle

Unfortunately, gas prices have been on the rise lately and they don’t seem to be getting any cheaper! Drivers everywhere are feeling it in their wallets and are wondering how they can save some money. If you’re looking to make your vehicle as fuel efficient as possible, try these simple and easy tips!  (more…)

Tips for Getting Your Car Ready for the Summer!

Thursday, May 10th, 2018
generic car tire driving on asphalt road with sun behind it

Summer is almost here! Although we think about the winter as being tough on our cars, the summer heat can be just as brutal. To make sure that you and your car are ready for the summer heatwave, here are some easy tips and things you can do!  (more…)

6 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Car!

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
man washing exterior of car with yellow sponge

It’s that time of the year where everyone cleans up all the dirt and grime that’s accumulated over the winter, that’s right, it’s time for spring cleaning! If you’re cleaning your car, here are six helpful tips to get it extra clean for the spring and summer!  (more…)

How to Get the Most Out of a Test Drive

Friday, March 9th, 2018
man handing over car keys to woman

One of, if not the, most important steps in the car-buying process is the test drive. It’s a chance for drivers to finally get behind the wheel and test the vehicle for themselves. If you’re new to test drives, or just want to learn some tips, here are some things you can do to get the most out of your next test drive!  (more…)

5 Tips for Removing Stickers from Your Windshield

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
multiple stickers on windshield of vehicle

Are you sick of looking at that old sticker on your windshield every day? Are you finally ready to get rid of it but don’t want to leave any residue marks or scratches on your windshield glass? Here are some tips to help make that sticker come off just a little easier!  (more…)

4 Winter Driving Myths to Avoid

Friday, January 5th, 2018
snowy forest road background with text "4 winter driving myths" over it

We’re not sure if you’ve noticed, fellow Wisconsinites, but it is winter right now and very, very cold. With that cold comes icy and snowy roads, and we want to make sure you’re driving safe this winter. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths when it comes to driving in the winter, and we want to take this time to dispel some. Here are four winter driving myths you should absolutely avoid. (more…)

What Do the Warning Lights on My Toyota Mean?

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
speedometer with warning light

Has this ever happened to you? You’re driving your Toyota and everything seems fine, but then a peculiar warning light goes off on your dashboard. It’s the first time you’ve ever seen that light and you have no idea what it means. Well, if it has, you’re not alone.  (more…)

Should I Get Snow Tires?

Friday, December 15th, 2017
single tire rolling by itself through snow

It’s December and, in case you haven’t noticed, that means we’re in the middle of winter here in Wisconsin. Temperatures are dropping and snow is falling and likely will until at least March and probably April if we know Wisconsin winters like we think we do. With that in mind, is it worth getting snow tires now?  (more…)