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Which Solution is Best for Winter Traction Emergencies?

Winter has arrived here in Helena, Montana, and it is vital that your winter survival kit is top-notch for the season. One of the biggest concerns to think about is if you have the right materials in case your vehicle gets stuck in the snow. What is the best choice to get you unstuck?

Kitty Litter

If you find yourself stuck in slushy snow, pour some non-clumping kitty litter in the path of your wheels to absorb moisture and help get traction. Fresh kitty litter can be quite messy as it absorbs liquid. You'll also need to plan how…

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Why You Should Keep Your Fuel Tank Full in Winter

One of the most important things that a car owner should do is keep the fuel tank of your automobile full of gas in the winter months. You do not want to run out of gas during this time of year, especially in the Helena, MT weather. One of the things that can help is to pretend that half a tank of gas is the empty mark. When the needle reaches empty, fill the tank.

Running your gas tank very low can cause a few problems. One of the problems is that the fuel pump can burn up. Since the…

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Why Winter Wiper Blades are the Best Choice for Colder Weather

The wiper blades that kept your field of vision clear in the summer may not be up to the task as the cold weather arrives. Not only are those older blades not strong enough, but they will also fail if the temperatures drop too low.

The winter wiper blades are made to protect the flexing framework from ice or snow. Encased in a rubber sleeve, nothing can interfere with how the blades will keep your field of vision clear. Winter blades won't rip or tear as the temperatures drop to freezing. The winter wipers have been designed to be…

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3 Simple Pre-Road Trip Precautions Before You Travel

So you have a road trip coming up you're excited about! Who doesn't love a road trip? Let's make sure your journey is safe and smooth so you can relax and enjoy it instead of having it turn into a stressful experience when the unexpected could pop up, and it could have been prevented.

Here's a quick Pre-Road trip checklist that will help you make this a great trip:

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Convenient, Hassle-Free Servicing here at Lithia Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Helena

If you're like most drivers, you always want your car to run smoothly and drive at its very best. Finding the time to get it serviced can be a challenge for many. Even making the appointment can be a bit of a crunch for some. Well, we at Lithia Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Helena are entirely committed to our customers and their satisfaction. And we have come up with a great time-saving solution regarding servicing your beloved vehicle!

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Do You Regularly Check Your Car Fluids?

Performing routine fluid checks is one of the most crucial ways of maintaining the health of your car, SUV or pickup truck. At Lithia Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FIAT of Helena, we advise you to examine all of your car fluids, ranging from everything to the transmission fluid to the windshield wiper fluid, at least on a monthly basis.

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The True Face of Car Ownership

Buying a new car and experiencing the freedom of the road is the goal of millions of people. A smart buyer considers the true face of car ownership before taking on the responsibility of a new vehicle. The car note is not the only charge when purchasing a car. There is the down payment to consider, interest charges, insurance, licenses, tires, and gas. Frequently, buyers forget to include the price of these things that make up the total cost of car ownership. [Dealer] has the solution to any car-buying problem you might have, from financing options to selecting insurance.

 

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What to do at Lease End

We here at Lithia Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Helena don't want you to stress about the fact that your current vehicle lease is going to be ending in a few short months. It can be overwhelming to think about having to pick out a new vehicle and signing a new lease, but this process can be really very simple, especially if you let us help you.

If you can't pick a new vehicle to sign a lease for, let us help you narrow down your choices.

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Keeping Your Tires Running Evenly

In the hustle and bustle of life, it can be east overlook some of the simple yet important things. With work, family, and everyday life we tend to put a lot of miles on our cars. Because of that we need to make sure that all those things which fall under "regularly scheduled maintenance."

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