Tips to Help You Detail Your Car Properly

Spending the afternoon detailing your vehicle? Here are some helpful tips from BMW of Visalia to make quick work of some of the messes that you have going on.

  • Rinse the exterior of your vehicle before soaping up. This will get off some of the initial debris that could cause scratches if you immediately hit it with a sponge.
  • After washing, you can use a clay bar to remove small particulates from your exterior finish. This can be done a couple of times per year.
  • If you have leather interior, use products specifically designed to clean and treat leather. 
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Why Car Covers Are Important

A car cover can protect your investment. Your car will be protected from things like dents, scratches, animal damage and kid damage. The cover will take the majority of the damage instead of your car. Exterior protection isn't the only reason you should buy a car cover. You can deter people from stealing your car by installing a car cover on it. A thief wants to get into your car so that they can drive it off as soon as they can. However, the car cover can make it harder for them to steal your car. Many thieves do…

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A True BMW Experience

The BMW 6 Series is a luxury sedan that was first introduced in the late 1960s. It has gone through many iterations and changes over the years, but one thing remains constant - its status as one of the most luxurious sedans available at BMW of Visalia.

The 6 Series is a well-built coupe with a futuristic design. The available engine options give the series smooth power output, and buyers can enjoy modern and elegant styling at their fingertips. With standard features included in the purchase price, this sleek set of wheels is guaranteed to please even the pickiest customer.

 

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An Introduction to the New BMW 5 Series

The BMW 5 Series offers quiet comfort and luxurious styling in Visalia. This sedan boasts a roomy interior, an array of engine choices and all the latest in automotive technologies, and BMW of Visalia has the 5 Series in four different configurations.

The interior of the BMW 5 Series is sleek and sophisticated. The multi-contour seats provide an unprecedented amount of comfort on the road, and we love the 12.3-inch color display infotainment center. Buyers can upgrade to BMW's Gesture Control system and control the infotainment center with a flick of the wrist.

 

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How to Clean Your Car's Engine

Before you clean the engine, you will need to take the time to prepare it. If there is any debris trapped inside of the engine compartment, then you should remove it before you attempt to clean it. Cover the distributor, wiring and sensors so that they do not get wet. Loosen up the loose grease by running the engine for five to 10 minutes.

Let your engine cool for five minutes and then apply the degreaser. You can use a regular garden hose to wash your engine. If you choose to use a power washer

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Do You Know the Difference Between a Compact Temporary and a Full-Size Spare Tire?

There are certain things Visalia drivers should know about their vehicles. Here at BMW of Visalia, we believe in the importance of basic auto safety education. That's why we're going to share some information about the difference between a compact temporary and full-size spare tire in this blog post.

Each type of spare has its own benefits. A compact temporary, or donut, spare tire is best for small cars. It's much lighter than a full-size spare. Its construction means it must be used differently. You should drive no faster than 55 miles per hour on a donut…

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An Overview of Certified BMW Pre-Owned Vehicles

Buying a Certified Pre-Owned BMW in Visalia means getting a car that is backed with an additional limited warranty. Purchasing a pre-owned vehicle that has been certified by BMW from BMW of Visalia means getting comprehensive coverage for an additional year after the expiration of the four year and 50,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty offered by BMW.

Along with the additional limited warranty, you will also receive an additional year of roadside assistance. This extra warranty and roadside assistance are designed to make sure that you never feel as though you have to worry about 

 

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Find a Balance of Luxury and Power in the BMW X1

We at BMW of Visalia are so excited about the updated BMW X1 as it blends a strong engine and luxurious interior and exterior features almost seamlessly. The four-cylinder engine generates enough horsepower to keep you moving, even with ample space for five passengers and all of your cargo in the interior of the SUV.

The engine on this small SUV has 228-horsepower as it is a turbocharged four-cylinder that ha a lot of capability. All-wheel-drive is the optional drivetrain which is well worth it to go on any terrain, as otherwise you will just receive a front-wheel-drive system for…

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BMW Service & Maintenance Overview

Regular maintenance is one of the keys to keeping your vehicle in good shape. However, it is important to remember that all maintenance is not created equal. If you have a BMW, then it is a good idea for you to take it to the original dealer. The BMW maintenance covers all of the factory-recommended services. This includes things such as brake pad replacement, brake disc replacement, oil changes and blade inserts.

There are a number of benefits that you can reap from getting BMW maintenance. You can improve the fuel economy of your vehicle by getting regular maintenance

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Explore the BMW 4 Series

If you are looking for a slick sedan, you can do no better than the BMW 4 Series. This line of sophisticated vehicles is available as either a sporty coupe or a convertible. You can check out both versions when you visit us today at BMW of Visalia.

The 4 Series offers two distinct engine options, starting with the 430i and its 2.0-liter four-cylinder motor that boasts 255 horsepower. Or choose the M440i with the 3.0-liter inline-six motor and its 382 horsepower.

Inside the 4 Series, you will find a host of impressive features designed to provide an…

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