Cars parked in a parking lot

What Should I Watch for on a Test Drive?

Things to Look for When Test Driving a Vehicle

Shopping for a vehicle? Got some options narrowed down? Test drives are helpful for drivers to determine whether or not a certain car is right for them. After all, vehicles are big investments, so you should be confident and happy with your choice. Don’t know what you should be looking for in your next vehicle? Here are some things you should watch for on a test drive.

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When Should I Replace the Air Filter in My Car?

How Often Should an Air Filter Be Changed in a Vehicle?

Occasionally, drivers will need to replace the air filter in their car. Air filters are helpful for preventing environmental debris like dirt, sand, and dust from reaching your engine. Over time, the air filter will collect too much debris and cause your vehicle’s performance to be negatively impacted if it isn’t replaced. Experts recommend that drivers should replace the air filter in their vehicle once every 12,000 to 15,000 miles. If you aren’t sure when you changed your air filter last, here are some symptoms to watch for.

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Cars parked in a parking lot

What are the Differences Between FWD and RWD?

Front-Wheel Drive vs Rear-Wheel Drive Comparison

When shopping for a vehicle, you’ll have a few different drivetrain options to choose from. Two drivetrains you will likely encounter are front-wheel drive (FWD) and rear-wheel drive (RWD). What are the differences between FWD and RWD? Which one should I choose? At U.S. Auto Sales, we will explore the advantages of each drivetrain so you can feel confident in your choice.

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Happy teen driver at the driver's seat inside a car

Tips for Teenagers Shopping for Car Insurance

How to Get the Best Deals on Auto Insurance as a Teen

Earning a driver’s license is an exciting moment for many teenagers. Of course, this also means that it’s time to get insured. Since coverage can seem rather expensive for new drivers, it’s a good idea to explore ways to get the best deals on auto insurance for teens. Here are a few things to consider when shopping for car insurance.

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Mechanic changing the oil of a car

How Often Should I Get an Oil Change?

When You Should Change Your Oil in Your Vehicle

Ever wondered why cars need oil changes? Fresh oil helps lubricate the engine to prevent it from damaging itself while the vehicle is running. Eventually, this oil will begin to break down and collect debris. When this happens, the old oil will not be able to lubricate as well as it should and will need to be replaced with new oil. To help ensure that your engine stays healthy, drivers will need to get oil changes completed on a regular basis. See how often you should get an oil change based on your oil type below!

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