Archive for the ‘FAQ’ Category

Where can I recycle tires near Chicago?

Sunday, November 17th, 2019
Four black tires lay in a toppled line on a white background.

Chicago-area Tire Recycling Locations

You can probably tell, by looking at a tire, that that’s not something that’s going to blend very well back into nature after you’re done with it. No, when we’re done with our tires, the responsible thing to do is recycle them. Where can tires be recycled near Chicago? (more…)

Which vehicles are best for the Chicago winter?

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
A lone individual walks up a snow-covered road in a neighborhood, with slushy tire tracks.

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…)

How often does Chicago get tornadoes?

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Frequency and Danger of Tornadoes in Chicago

Some Chicago residents hold the (unfortunately mistaken) belief that the city is never hit by tornadoes. This is actually untrue, as many tornadoes have been known to hit the aptly named Windy City over the years. Exactly how often do tornadoes hit Chicago? (more…)

Are museums in Chicago free?

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
Aerial view of area of Chicago bordering Lake Michigan, with several museums in view.

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…)

Where can I get my car serviced for cheap in Chicago?

Saturday, September 28th, 2019
mechanic carrying a tire on shoulder

Car Maintenance and Service at Continental Mitsubishi

We’ve all been there. All your bills just went through. You just did your grocery shopping. Funds aren’t exactly where you want them to be. And then your brakes go out or your engine starts knocking. Last time you had this happen, you had to pay an arm and a leg for it. Then you’re stuck with a choice: do I put this all on my credit card? Do I have to get a personal loan? Should I just drive through it and hope things don’t get worse?

Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Continental Mitsubishi can service your car for cheap in Chicago. (more…)

How long will a Mitsubishi Outlander last in Chicago?

Saturday, September 7th, 2019
Black 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander drives along a curving desert highway for many miles.

Expected Mileage on a Mitsubishi Outlander

When buying a new car, it’s important to consider how long it will last; after all, life-expectancy is a big part of a vehicle’s value. What’s the point of buying a cheap car if you just have to buy another one a few years later? It just ends up being a bigger waste of money.

Here in the Chicago area, many of us face demanding driving situations nearly every day. We already know that Mitsubishi vehicles are great for taking on such a heavy load in an economical manner. But how long will they last over time? More specifically, how long does a Mitsubishi Outlander last in Chicago? (more…)

What’s new for 2020 Mitsubishi SUVs in Chicago?

Sunday, September 1st, 2019
2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross cruises into the future through warping time.

What Chicago Drivers Can Expect from Future Mitsubishi Models

As Mitsubishi Motors North America continues its run as the fastest-growing Asian brand in the U.S. for the second consecutive year, we decided it was time to take a look to the future of the brand. The near-future, that is: the 2020 Mitsubishi models are almost upon us, and any day now you’ll be seeing them out on the Chicago streets (in the case of the 2020 Eclipse Cross, you likely already are). So what will the vehicles of this brave new world look like? (more…)

Where can I get a new crossover with heated seats near Chicago?

Friday, August 30th, 2019
White Mitsubishi Outlander Sport parked in a driveway.

When it gets cold up here in the Chicago area, it should not be underestimated how good it feels to not heat only the interior of your vehicle but also to warm the seat itself. The relaxing sensation of soothing warmth spreading through your body from your seat has been described by some as being like a message. Where can you find and purchase new crossover SUVs with heated seats near Chicago? (more…)

Where can I find cheap new crossovers near Chicago?

Sunday, August 25th, 2019
Two scarlet colored 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SUVs idle in the desert dusk.

Low-Priced Crossover SUVs at Continental Mitsubishi

If you’re looking for a new crossover SUV at a great price, Mitsubishi is the way to go. As an automaker known for its economical lineup, long warranty coverage, and high fuel-efficiency, these vehicles are going to be pleasant for your bank account. But where is the best place to find and buy Mitsubishi crossovers near Chicago, IL? (more…)

Where can I order replacement vehicle parts near Chicago?

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
Mechanic in a blue uniform installs fresh parts under the hood of a vehicle in a service shop.

Replacement Parts and Installation at Continental Mitsubishi

Here in northern Illinois, our cars take quite the beating. The seasons alone bring a substantial share of unavoidable damage to the poor machinery, and if you’re driving in the city, it doesn’t take long for such intensity to wear down a vehicle. Before too long, engine lights are flashing and weird noises are coming from every angle.

Even if your car isn’t at this level of near-death yet, it’s likely some parts could use replacing. Where can you get high-quality replacement parts ordered and/or installed in the Chicago area? (more…)