Nesmith's Chevy Dealership Resources

Car Movie Stunts That You Shouldn't Try At Home

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on Jun 13, 2017 12:55:53 PM

Everyone loves a good action movie. Some of the best stunts in summer blockbusters involve fearless feats by drivers in high-powered sports cars. While they make for great entertainment, the majority of these stunts just aren’t realistic, especially for most cars on the road. Here are some of the most ridiculous tricks.

Read More

Topics: vehicles

Tips for Getting the Best Price on a Used Car

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on Jun 9, 2017 9:52:26 AM

We love pre-owned vehicles, because they give you all the functionality of a new car at a fraction of the retail cost. Many money-savvy car owners will choose to purchase a pre-owned car with the intention of saving up to several thousand dollars. But not all used cars are a great deal. Here’s how you can be sure that you’re getting the best price on your used vehicle.

Read More

Topics: Used Car Buying Tips

What is a Powertrain Warranty?

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on Jun 7, 2017 2:27:37 PM

All new cars and many used ones come with warranties. Unfortunately, those warranties don't cover everything and it may be hard to understand what is covered and what is not. Powertrain warranties are one of the longest lasting warranties, but what exactly do they cover?

Read More

Topics: vehicles

How Do Car Engines Work?

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on Jun 2, 2017 1:38:52 PM

When you look under the hood of your car have you ever wondered what exactly is happening in there? To a seasoned technician the question is easy, but to anyone else the process might seem confusing. The answer to this question is quite easy to understand. The engine inside of your car is turning gasoline into energy so your car can move, much like when your body needs energy, you give it food to move. The process can be summed into four simple steps; intake, compression, combustion, and exhaust.

Read More

Topics: vehicles

How to keep your Car's cab cool during the summer

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on May 30, 2017 12:17:47 PM

Summer is here and that means road trips, backyard barbecues, and swimming pools. But that's not all. It also means hot steering wheels, center consoles, and breathe-taking heat when entering your car after a long park. Here are a few tips to keep the interior of your car cool while battling the summer heat so that you'll stay cool and comfortable all summer long.

Read More

Topics: Safety

Summer Car Maintenance

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on May 26, 2017 1:05:30 PM

As the summer fast approaches, many of us will be putting more miles on our cars. During this time, it’s more important than ever that you keep up with your car’s scheduled maintenance. However, even if it’s not technically time to bring it into the shop, you should always err on the side of caution if something about your car seems off. Here are the most important maintenance tasks to keep an eye on throughout the summer.

Read More

Topics: vehicles

How WD-40 Keeps Your Garage in Top Shape

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on May 23, 2017 1:33:00 AM

We think that WD-40 should be a staple in any garage. This versatile stuff has so many uses that chances are, if you’ve got a problem, WD-40 can help you solve it. Don’t believe us? Here are just a few ways that WD-40 can make your garage run more smoothly.

Read More

Topics: vehicles

Summer Safety on the Road

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on May 18, 2017 2:01:00 PM

As the weather heats up, many of us will be going on trips, visiting friends and family, and generally spending more time on the road. Being proactive to ensure driver safety is perhaps more important than ever during this time. As the seasons change, there are some summer-specific safety tips to keep in mind as you hit the roads.

Read More

Topics: Safety

Clean Up Your Truck Toolbox

Posted by Wynne Phillips on Apr 25, 2017 2:51:07 PM

A pickup truck’s toolbox tends to turn into a huge junk drawer. We throw anything and everything inside without really thinking about it-- until one day, when we can’t find anything at all! This can be a real problem if you’re in a pinch and need to find a tool quickly. If you’re ready to clean out your toolbox, you can use these handy tips to keep things organized.

Read More

Topics: vehicles

Tips for Avoiding Vehicle Break-Ins

Posted by Nesmith Chevrolet on Apr 16, 2017 3:02:00 PM

Car break-ins are one of the most frustrating petty crimes to experience. They can also be costly, depending on what is taken during the theft. Fortunately, there are some very simple steps that you can take to make your vehicle less likely to become a target.

Read More

Topics: Safety