Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category
Brake fluid works hard for you. It sits in that brake line and provides the ability for you to stop your vehicle when you want. That’s a pretty important job.
But once brake fluid has served its purpose, what’s next? Where can brake fluid go to enjoy a peaceful retirement as a reward for its labors? Where can one recycle brake fluid in the Chicago area?(more…)
Chicago Electric Vehicle Charging Locations
If you drive an electric vehicle or are thinking about starting to do so, it’s good to know where you can charge up. One element making some people hesitant about EV rides is their unfamiliarity with where, when and how to perform charging.
Luckily, there are plenty of electric charging stations in Chicago. Where are they? How does one find them?(more…)
Best Mitsubishi Models for Winter Driving in Chicago
Be ready, Chicagoans: the Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts a particularly snowy winter in Chicago this year. And folks would do well to heed its warning; as weird as the weather was last year, the almanac was 80.5% accurate at predicting it.
In addition to the extra snow, temperatures are predicted to be warmer than usual. This may sound pleasant, but it could mean even more driving danger if temperatures hover around the freezing points and keep roads slick.
With an imposing winter on the way, citizens of Chicago and the surrounding area are looking to stock up on able vehicles that can take it on. Which vehicles are best for staying safe and secure during winter in Chicago? (more…)
Continental Mitsubishi Credit Clinic Event
Getting credit approved to buy a car can be difficult for some. And many individuals need just such an opportunity for the chance to pay responsibly and increase their credit score. Where can a person get their credit approved for buying a car in the Chicago area? (more…)
Best Free Art Museums in Chicago
Going to a museum can be an enjoyable, educational and even enlightening experience. Oftentimes admission to a museum is provided for free by a city or organization for the general benefit of the populace or to boost tourism. How about in Chicago? Are museums in Chicago free? (more…)
Benefits of Winter Tires in Snow
Now that the winter months have hit us here in the Midwest, drivers know that road conditions can be a hassle at best, and dangerous at worst. If you’re in the Chicago area and are looking for peace of mind behind the wheel this winter, consider switching your vehicle’s tires out for specially designed winter tires. (more…)
Car-Related New Year’s Resolutions
New Year’s is a great time to make changes in life, getting rid of bad habits and replacing them with good ones. If you’re looking to improve your time behind the wheel this year – whether that means better habits as a driver or taking better care of your vehicle, there are plenty of New Year’s resolutions that are great for driver’s. (more…)
How Do Snow Tires Affect your Driving?
Up here in Chicago, we know that snow tires are among the must-haves for winter driving. But how exactly do they affect your driving? Here at Continental Mitsubishi, we’ll walk you through why you should switch your all-season tires over to snow tires during the winter. (more…)
Halloween is beginning to ramp up as we get closer and closer to the end of October. It may seem like you still have a lot of time to prepare, but before you know it it’ll be October 31st and your doorbell will be ringing off the hook from trick-or-treaters. Looking to up your candy game this year? Here are the five best treats you can give out on Halloween to your house the premiere candy destination on the block (more…)
Mitsubishi Adaptive Cruise Control Explained
In modern vehicles, there are a wide variety of advanced driver-assistance features designed cut down on reaction times and give driver’s the easiest, safest driving experience possible. Among those features is the Mitsubishi Adaptive Cruise Control, which works to help drivers maintain a steady speed, while adjusting to the vehicles around them. (more…)