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Get Prepared for A Back-To-School Carpool

We at Zeigler Maserati of Grandville want to make sure our clients are prepared, and kids are safe during the rush back to school. A carpool is a great way to save time and take care of the environment. Getting parents organized a few weeks before school starts, will help everyone know what is going on during a busy morning.

Then you organize your carpool, list the cars being used, the rotating days, the carpool route and the times that the driver will pick up the children. 

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Claying Your Vehicle is Easier Than You Think

Nothing looks better than a freshly detailed car. If you want professional-looking results, though, using a clay bar will help get you there. It may seem like a magical tool for removing a variety of contaminants, but it is actually easy to use. Here's how.

All vehicles, even brand new ones, need to be clayed because they quickly pick up contaminants. 

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Things You Should Keep Inside Your Roadside Emergency Kit

Building your own emergency kit for troubles on the road is easy if you know what can help in most scenarios. These are some of the more important items that need to be in your kit.

Keep a set of jumper cables in your emergency kit, it will give any other motorist the opportunity to jump-start your vehicle. An empty gas can is a key to getting fuel quickly in case you run out on the highway.

Pack a bag of tools, ranging from a hammer, pliers, screwdrivers, to socket set. The more tools, the better chance of making some…

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Spotting Potential Trouble in the Treads of the Car Tires

If you can spot trouble with the car tires today, you can avoid a potential tire blowout tomorrow. Your friends at Zeigler Maserati of Grandville wanted to help you spot these issues more easily.

Look closely at every tire at least once a week. Look to see that all the tread is wearing in an even pattern and you don't see any cracks in the treads.

Those cracks could lead to serious problems, especially if air can leak out causing the underinflated tire to be more likely to fail at high speeds.

There should not be bulges in the…

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What are the Benefits of Buying Parts from a Dealership?

The question of where to buy spare parts for your car is one of the problems that trouble many people. While there are many aftermarkets where you can get parts, there is always the question of which one is better. Which quality will work well with your vehicle? Our staff at Zeigler Maserati of Grandville highlights some of the reasons why you should buy your parts from the OEM.

Visit our local dealership to get all your questions answered and to get the replacement service from experts who are capable of answering all your doubts.

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Get Your Vehicle Loan Easily Pre-Approved in Grandville

Many people spend about as much time or more in getting their financing taken care of at the end of the day when they purchase their car. They may spend 30 to 45 minutes picking out their car, but then spend one to two hours with the financing person getting the paperwork completed.

A better way to do this is to just get your loan pre-approved prior to going to the dealership. Go to our website and fill out the application form found on the site. In a brief period of time, you will receive a reply with the amount…

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How to Properly Make a Roadside Emergency Kit of Your Own

A roadside emergency kit can make all the difference between being stranded or getting your car to the nearest service station. We’ve compiled a list of things you should include in your kit.

  • Pack a small box with a variety of different tools that might be able to help you repair minor issues with the car.
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Common Motor Oil Myths

Motor oil myths are quite common. However, with a little help, you will understand the difference between fact and fiction. Many have heard that they must have the oil changed every 2,000 to 3,000 miles. However, this maintenance requirement varies between vehicles. Some manufacturers recommend routine oil changes every 7,000 miles. 

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How to Replace Your Own Flat Tire

From time to time, you may find yourself in need of knowing how to change a flat tire, whether it be your own or someone else's. Fortunately, the staff at Zeigler Maserati of Grandville is here with a few helpful tips.

To start off, make sure you have a spare tire, a car manual, a car jack, a lug wrench, tire tools, and a flashlight. Also, make sure you are off of the road, parked, and in a safe spot. Have your emergency brakes on, as well. Use your car's manual first of all to guide you on…

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DIY Headlight Restoration for Your Car

Most of the older cars on the road today have a major problem. Yellow headlights! Most cars age and display some issues, but older cars have a major problem with the old glass used in headlights. Not only does it trap dirt and grime, but it also fades to a yellow color. Want to fix that quickly?

Why not try some toothpaste? There are actual chemical properties in toothpaste that make it a great cleaning agent for headlights. You can use it with a rag to wipe away the exterior grime of the headlight. If that is not doing the…

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