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Auto Maintenance Knowledge - All About Car Wax

Car wax is an essential component to keeping the exterior of your vehicle in optimal condition. Have you wondered what car wax is made of? At Jaguar Tulsa, we can help you learn about car wax and how to use it to benefit your vehicle. Car wax can come from several sources, such as carnauba leaves, synthetic materials, and palm waxes. If you wax your vehicle on a regular basis, it will keep the coat in good condition.

How does car wax benefit your vehicles coat? It provides a protective coat between the top coat and elements that can cause…

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Read This To Lear More About the Gaskets in Your Car

You are probably aware that your car is comprised of hundreds of different components, each of which works with the others to make everything work properly. However, you might not be aware of the gaskets and just how critical they are to the function of your vehicle. Continue reading to learn just a bit more about this important part of your car, truck, or SUV.

Essentially, a gasket is a cushioned component that seals two surfaces together. You will find gaskets all over the car, but primarily they will be in various parts of your engine. Without them, your engine…

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Stay Safe With These Tips for Replacing a Flat Tire

Replacing a flat tire can be a hazardous roadside emergency. Jaguar Tulsa wants to share the following tips with drivers in Tulsa for added safety when changing a flat.

Its always problematic when you have a flat in traffic. When it happens, guide your car safely out of the flow of traffic. If you can find a level parking area or other open space, all the better. You should also look for a lighted area if you are changing the tire at night. If none of these options are 

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Major Motor Oil Myths in the Industry

Myth 1: Always Change the engine oils when it becomes dark

This myth is wrong and misleading. The opposite is just real. The purpose of the car oil is to disperse the tiny or the fine particles, which results in the engine sludge. It also holds them in suspension in the engine oil itself to build up along engine walls. That is one reason why the oil appears darker than usual.

Myth 2: The “W” in 10W-30 oil stands for “Weight.”

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False. The “W” here stands for winter. 

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These Anti-Hydroplaning Tips Are Important For All Drivers to Know

No matter how old or new your vehicle is, hydroplaning is still a very real risk that you must contend with. Fortunately, there are plenty of suggestions you can follow that will help you reduce this risk to an acceptable level. At Jaguar Tulsa, we want you to enjoy many safe miles on the road in Tulsa, which is why we offer these tips to help you avoid hydroplaning.

One suggestion when you're driving during wet weather is to try and avoid any type of standing water. The deeper the water is, the harder it will be for your…

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What Is the Difference Between A Compact Temporary And A Full-Size Spare Tire?

You have the option of choosing from a full-size temporary tire or compact temporary spare tire. A full-size temporary tire is made with a shallow tread depth and lightweight. It has to match the tire specifications for your vehicle. Full-size temporary tires will not interfere with all-wheel drive, traction control or ABS.

It is important to note that this tire is only designed to be used for temporary purposes. Full-size temporary tires will not add a lot of weight to the vehicle. 

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When to Get Your Vehicle Aligned

Vehicle alignment can help save your tires' treads. We offer this professional service at Jaguar Tulsa. Most auto manufacturers recommend alignment service around every 10,000 miles or 12 months.

Each alignment service begins on our high-tech machine. It checks three important values related to your vehicle's ability to roll straight. Those are caster, camber and toe. Caster checks whether your rear tires perfectly travel behind your front tires. 

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Keep Your Car in Top Condition: Know the Signs You Need Ignition Service

There are a number of key signs that your ignition is in need of prompt service. Some of the signs frequently initially are confused by people as being indicative of some other type of mechanical problem.

A fairly common ignition problem results from different types of car fluids pooling around the starter, including oil. Because of the location of the starter, dripping or leaking fluids pool around it causing its life to shorten significantly. Another sign of an ignition issue is a grinding noise. This occurs when your drive gear has worn out or is otherwise malfunctioning.

 

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How to Remove Odors from Your Vehicle

Here at our dealership, we believe in vehicle owners being well-informed when it comes to taking care of their vehicle, and knowing how to remove offensive odors from your car, truck, or SUV is no exception.

It's no secret that strong odors can be difficult to eliminate from a vehicle. However, the tips listed below can help prevent and banish unwanted smells in your car, truck, or SUV.

• Remove trash from the vehicle
• Wipe or vacuum up tracked-in dirt immediately
• Soak up fresh spills with paper or cloth towels and shampoo/clean the area as soon as possible
• Industrial-strength…

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Car Detailing: How To Get Rid Of Pet Hair With Fabric Softener

Cleaning up after your canine or feline companion is rarely an easy task. This is especially true after you've taken your pet for a long ride in your new car. The good news is that eliminating stubborn accumulations of pet hair can be quick and easy with the right strategies. At Jaguar Tulsa, we want motorists to know the latest and most effective tricks for keeping their vehicle interiors pristine.

How Fabric Softener Can Help

?After countless efforts to vacuum your upholstery and floors, you'll likely find that there's still a goodly number of pet hairs adhering…

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