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While some car maintenance tasks are best left to the professionals, some can easily be done at home for less money. Save a trip to your local service center and learn more about 3 easy DIY car maintenance tasks below. (more…)
Your car is important to you and, if you are like most people, you rely on it almost every day. This being said, it is important to take care of your car and take precaution when it tries to tell you that something is wrong. One of the most common warning signs that your car gives you when something might be wrong is the check engine light.
The check engine light found on the dashboard of a car can have a variety of reasons that it may come on. Some of the fixes might be something easy and inexpensive that you can do yourself and some may require a trip to the mechanic. (more…)
In the state of Texas, it is completely legal for adults to ride in the back of a pickup truck. This is a common sight in smaller towns all over while the weather is nice. Some people might not think twice about it, but if the thought has crossed your mind on if it is legal, you can rest easy.
Although it is legal and may seem convenient, it can still be very dangerous. Passengers riding in the back of a truck bed do not have seatbelts to keep them contained in case of an accident. Even minor things such as hitting debris in the road could cause injury to passengers in the bed of a truck.
For more information on the laws about riding in the back of a pickup truck, continue reading. (more…)
AWD vs 4WD
Most drivers know that having an advanced drive system can make a huge difference in how your vehicle handles. It can help a lot in adverse weather, off-roading or a variety of other situations that may require a more firm grip on the road. However, a common cause of confusion for many drivers is that some vehicles have all-wheel drive, and some vehicles have four-wheel drive. So what is the difference? Which of these drive systems is right for you? Find out in this AWD vs 4WD comparison. (more…)
The world is your oyster – if you have good credit. We hear it over and over again how many of our hard-working customers have been turned down for great opportunities at other businesses because of bad credit or no credit. At Coast to Coast Motors we know that life happens and some things are out of your control. That’s why we are proud to be the premier buy here, pay here auto group with locations in Oklahoma and Texas. Here we specialize in bad credit, no credit financing and work hard to help you get the vehicle you need. (more…)
Today, it’s easier than ever before to shop for a vehicle. Whether you choose to shop online, in store or purchase from a private party, there are many ways to go about looking for the perfect car, truck or SUV. But what if you have bad credit or no credit and don’t have the cash upfront to pay for a used vehicle? Many people are in this situation due to bankruptcy, divorce or medical debt. (more…)
With all the technologies available today it’s easier than ever before to shop for a quality used vehicle. Today you can quickly and easily compare a variety of different vehicles in seconds and then shop for the right one online. At Coast to Coast Motors we make it easy with our simple, straightforward shopping experience. Choose from an extensive selection of pre-owned cars, trucks and SUVs from all the major brands. Here’s a closer look at the benefits of buying a vehicle used instead of new. (more…)
Getting the perfect Christmas tree home doesn’t have to be a hassle. Whether you buy yours from a lot in town or travel to a tree farm to cut your own, there are a variety of things you can do to ensure that your tree gets home safely. Best of all, your vehicle doesn’t have to have a roof rack. Here’s how to tie a Christmas tree to your car safely without one. (more…)
Tax season is coming up fast! Whether you file your own taxes or pay someone to do it for you, getting all the paperwork completed in a timely manner is essential. However, with the holidays and busy schedules it can be difficult to make getting your tax return a priority. It can also be tempting to wait until the last minute to submit your return. But can a late tax return negatively affect your credit score? It can, but maybe not in the way you might think. (more…)
When your credit isn’t strong it can have a negative impact on the opportunities available to you. Fortunately, there are a variety of things you can do to rebuild your credit. Taking out an auto loan is one of the best ways to do this. Here’s how the Coast to Coast Motors team helps our customers improve their overall credit score. (more…)