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Good and Bad Car Care Advice

 

There is more information than ever out there about how to take care of your car. Some of it is great, while some of it is not so great. At Fields Volvo Northfield, Skokie, IL's home for certified Volvo cars, we've sorted some of the good tips from the bad.

Good Advice

Try not to let your gas tank fall below a quarter tank. There are various reasons for this that extend beyond…

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Common Car Buying Myths

 

Putting bad advice into practice can have disastrous effects. While relying on car-buying myths isn't exactly the end of the world, it is better avoided. That is why we here at Fields Volvo Northfield, your trusted dealership for new and pre-owned Volvo models, want to make you aware of some of the trickier ones.

Rainy Day

Myth: Go car shopping on a rainy day. No one wants will be outside on the lot in…

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Car

 

2017 is almost done. We hope your car has been good to you this past year. Here at Fields Volvo Northfield, your Volvo dealership serving Chicago, we have some ideas on how to make sure it serves you well into the New Year.

Keep It Clean

While a clean interior is important to the general atmosphere of your car, keeping the exterior clean can actually prevent it from damage. Especially in the winter months, salt…

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New Cars vs Pre-Owned Cars

 

If you’re thinking about getting a new car, you may want to consider one of the pre-owned Volvo models here at Fields Volvo Northfield, your Volvo dealership near Glenview, IL. Buying pre-owned has certain advantages that buying new doesn’t.

Buying New

Buying new obviously has its appeal. Aside from the knowledge that you are the only owner of the car has a psychological effect. Beyond that, you have access to all the available…

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Items to Keep in Your Car

 

Here at Fields Volvo Cars Northfield, your home for new Volvo cars for sale, we would like to let you know about some things you should always have on hand in your vehicle in case of emergency.

There’s nothing worse than feeling alone when you’re having car trouble. One of the good things about living in 2017 is that pretty much everyone has a cellphone on them at all times. However, that cellphone…

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Picking an Engine in Your Next Volvo Vehicle

 

When you’re looking for Volvo cars for sale, it’s important to know the basic specifications you’re looking for. One of the bigger decisions you’ll have to make is which kind of engine you want. At Fields Volvo Northfield, your Evanston, IL,Volvo dealer, we’re here to make sure you know the differences between your options.

 

What Engines Do

Engines create the energy a car uses to move. This process is…

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Tackling Minor Car Damage at Fields Volvo Cars Northfield

 

The unpredictability of Chicagoland weather can do a number on your car. If you find yourself caught in a hail storm, there isn’t much you can do to protect from damage. You can, however, get it repaired back as if it never happened here at Fields Volvo Cars Northfield. As your Volvo dealers serving Highland Park, IL, it is our pleasure to meet your automotive needs, both mechanic and cosmetic.

As with anything, there…

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Passing Your Car Emissions Test

 

Emissions testing is a part of driving often put off until it goes around again. Failing can be a major inconvenience. Without a passing grade, you can’t update the registration on your car. That is why we here at Fields Volvo Northfield, the Volvo dealership serving Highland Park, IL residents, would like to let you know of a few ways to help make sure you pass.

You may have grown accustomed to driving with…

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Top Tailgating Features in New Volvo Cars

 

For sports fans in the Skokie and Evanston, IL area, this football season might not be going as well as they'd hoped. Fortunately, the joy of tailgating is unaffected by a win/loss record. At Fields Volvo Cars Northfield, your Volvo dealers serving Chicago, we’d like to help you make your tailgate even better with these useful features.

Chicago weather can be very unpredictable. Finding yourself caught in a sudden downpour can very…

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