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Tips and Techniques for Car Detailing

When the car you drive around Ashland is starting to look dirty, Basic Auto Sales can help you get it looking like new. We're happy to offer advice on how to properly detail your car so that you love driving it.

The hard plastic and vinyl parts of your car can accumulate scuffs and dirt. While most spots can be dealt with using an all-purpose cleaner and a micro-fiber rag, difficult marks might need additional attention. Isopropyl alcohol is highly effective. A foam pad cleaner or melamine block can also be utilized for difficult spots.
 

 

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Protect Your Car's Engine With Engine Air Filters

Purchasing a car is one thing. Maintaining it is a whole different story. A good owner knows that a well-kept car will last longer and serve you better. We at Basic Auto Sales believe in this philosophy and continuously try to educate customers in Ashland on how to take care of their vehicles in the best fashion.

Making sure your engine stays clean and free of debris is of the utmost importance. The engine's intake sucks in oxygen from the air and also takes in gasoline to combust and power your car. Air from the outside contains smog, dust…
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Signs and Causes of Exhaust Leaks

When people in Ashland think of car leaks, they often think of fuel lines, oil, or antifreeze. But leaks come in all shapes and sizes, and they aren’t all fluidic loss. Your exhaust can leak too, and it can be a sign of bigger problems, or lead to them.

Here are four of the leading symptoms and causes of exhaust leakage.
  1.  Vibration: Thermal expansion, which is caused by fluctuating temperatures, can loosen line connections, gasket lineups, and the fastenings of everything.
  2.  Leaks: Small leaks that clearly aren’t water, could be the result of gaskets in your engine going…
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Ford Focus RS Design Is Fun and Sporty

The Ford Focus RS is a fun, sporty hatchback that offers power, performance, and style. Its powerful 2.3-L 4-cylinder engine can churn out 350hp and 350-lb-ft of torque, giving it power on the take-off. Ford managed to pack a lot of power into a small package that still manages to get great gas mileage without sacrificing performance.

The RS has much more to offer too. It features all-wheel drive for added stability, and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires for extra grip on the road. The sleek, low profile allows it to grip the curves with ease. 
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A Glimpse at the Ford EcoSport Amenities

Are you thinking about getting a compact crossover? Many consumers at Basic Auto Sales prefer compact crossovers because they offer numerous benefits. With a used Ford EcoSport, you can take advantage of innovative amenities in the cabin, such as an available 8-inch display screen and leather shift knob, that make your drive more pleasurable.

The B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen is featured as a standard amenity with the Titanium trim. This audio system comes with natural materials and a unique design that offers everyone in the cabin an immersive and crisp listening experience.

 

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A Few Good Reasons to Consider a Crossover

Basic Auto Sales has been in the business of selling vehicles long enough to know that a happy customer is adequately informed. This is the reason we do our best to provide as much knowledge as we can.

The following are few reasons why buying a crossover is a good idea.

Why a Crossover?

There are a number of reasons you might feel happy driving around the streets of Ashland with a crossover, such as its unique style. It is a cross between a compact car and an SUV. Keep the following in mind:

 

 

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When You Can Use Summer Tires and All-Season Tires

Among the factors to consider when you are thinking about using summer or all-season tires is when they are safe to use. The times that you can use these tires depend on the temperature of the weather or the season. It also depends on the region that you are living in.

With summer tires, the best time to use these tires is during the times when the temperature is higher than 44 degrees. This will ensure that you have the best traction and control in your vehicle with these tires. As the name suggests, the tires work best when it…

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The Silverado 2500HD: A True Performer

If you're looking for something that can handle any job, think about getting a Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. These trucks define power and strength. We recommended them at Basic Auto Sales to anyone in search of something dependable.

Under the hood of a Silverado 2500HD, there's a V8 engine. It can either be a Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel or a Vortec 6.0L standard engine. With the Vortec, you'll have 360 horsepower, 380 pound-feet of torque, and a towing capacity of 14,400 pounds. Those numbers increase with the Duramax to 445 horsepower and 15,400 pounds. 

 

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Chevrolet Equinox Safety Features to Enjoy

Safety on the road is paramount, and that is why the Chevrolet Equinox focuses on providing drivers with unparalleled safety in all types of road conditions. One of the biggest advantages the car offers is the forward collision alert and automatic braking system. These two systems work together to keep drivers safe when they move at low speeds, optimizing driving in city streets.

Intelligent headlamps can also provide drivers with additional utility and functionality in difficult driving scenarios. 

 

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There's So Much To Learn About the Nissan Rogue Sport At Basic Auto Sales

There are many different ways to experience and enjoy the streets of Ashland. The question now is which vehicle suits you best. The Nissan Rogue is a compact SUV that hopes to capture your mind and attention with an excellent set of performance features.

The heart of the Rogue's performance starts with its engine. The 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that can achieve 141 HP was designed to be highly efficient. With its ability to obtain 32 MPG, the seeks to keep you out and about visiting the places that you want to see rather than spending time filling up…
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