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Water Vs. Windshield Wiper Fluid

Water is cheap and available. It is used as a cleaning fluid, but does not always work in all situations. It works in warm temperatures, and even then, its cleaning properties are limited. Carriage House of New London highlights a few reasons why wiper fluid performs better than water:

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Should Your Next Car Be All-Wheel Drive or 4-Wheel Drive?

There are a lot of choices to make when looking at a new vehicle. At Carriage House of New London, potential customers that come in often ask whether they should buy an All-Wheel Drive or 4-Wheel Drive vehicle. The truth is there is no right answer, only what is best for each situation. Some of the reasons to choose one type of vehicle over the other include:

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How to Finance a Car from Home

One of the most common avenues people in the United States of America take in trying to secure a car or truck for their own, or household’s, use is financing. Financing is, more or less, paying for a vehicle over an elongated period, rather than forking over its purchase price in cash.

Financing requires its lessees to fill out an application. Nothing’s worse than getting to the dealership and finding out you didn’t bring enough documentation, or you don’t have a good enough credit score, or hearing you won’t be able to finance a vehicle…

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How to Prepare for a Holiday Road Trip

Are you considering taking a long road trip during your next vacation? If you are, then it would be advantageous to take care of a few things before you leave your home in New London, CT. Fortunately, our team at Carriage House of New London is here to guide you through the essential checklist items.

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How to Improve Your Safety With Better Headlights

The busy winter travel season is almost upon us, and that means traffic and accidents are unavoidable for many. The overall health of your vehicle matters. A car’s headlights can cause or prevent accidents, showing once again that no part of the car should go without routine care. To enhance your safety during a night drive, here are some ways to increase your safety:

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Why Regular Maintenance of Your Car’s Fluids is Important

The fluids that course throughout your vehicle, inside of the engine as well as through a wide range of other systems in your vehicle, will all require regular maintenance or changing out. This form of preventative maintenance will not only help to ensure a smooth operation within your vehicle but will also serve to save the owner a large sum of money over time.

Each vehicle's manufacturer has a recommended type to use for each of the different fluids as well as a schedule for when each of these fluids needs to be checked or changed.

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