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Tire Care Tips


Your tires need to be routinely inspected and maintained just like any other area of your vehicle. When you bring your vehicle into Fletcher Nissan, we look at everything on your vehicle including your tires. Don't worry, your tires being a little worn doesn't necessarily mean that you need new tires immediately. We may be able to buy you some more time to shop around by doing a tire rotation. In fact, routine rotations can promote even wear and help you extend the life of your tires.


Also, you want to make sure you keep an eye on…

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Windshield Wiper Fluid vs. Water


Is water an effective substitution for windshield wiper fluid? Many people use water instead of windshield wiper fluid. You may have heard of this before, but didn't want to risk damaging your car by trying it yourself. If you use windshield wiper fluid and not water, you are doing the right thing. Windshield wiper fluid was invented for a reason.

Cleaning the windshield is not the only duty of windshield wiper fluid. Inside of the windshield wiper system, there are moving parts that need lubrication, just like the engine in your vehicle. If you use water, you may not…
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What Comes with Vehicle Ownership

We here at Fletcher Nissan are dedicated to finding you a vehicle that is perfect for your lifestyle, including your budget. We have a number of really great and affordable vehicles on the lot, but before you make a choice, let's talk a bit about what goes into owning a vehicle from a financial standpoint.

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Getting Stuck In The Snow Is Bad – Can You Help Yourself?


?It’s nearly winter season, and that means it’s too cold to get out and enjoy what Mother Nature in store for us. Some people actually like winter, but the only people who like it year-round – most likely – are those in south Texas, Florida, and southern California, along with any other warm areas that don’t get cold in the winter months, or at least cold on a three-month-long basis, without many or any breaks in between.

You need to be aware of the driving accidents that can occur while out driving to appropriately respond. You should spread salt…
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Lease End Time - What To Do


Leases are highly flexible in structure, unlike virtually every other means of buying or renting a vehicle out there. You shouldn’t take leases for granted, as, if you play them correctly, you could end up with a profit in your pocket. If not, you’ll end up saving money on operating a vehicle, rather than spending the price tag all at once, or even over a long period – plus interest.

When your lease’s termination rolls around, you should start assessing your financial situation, and what types of vehicles you can reasonably handle...
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Choose Winter Wiper Blades for a Clear Windshield


If you are concerned about the way that winter might affect your driving, it is important for you to do all that you can to prepare your car for winter weather. Winter wiper blades are a smart choice to keep the road visible in front of you.

It is important for your wiper blades to be strong enough to push snow off of the windshield. You should invest in quality winter blades. Your wiper blades need to hold up well when the weather is cold. You should purchase wiper blades that are made specifically for the winter months.

 
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The Open Road


There is nothing quite like hitting the open road and have it all to yourself. The holidays are just around the corner, and if you want to get a good head start on meeting the family for the holidays, we recommend hitting the road before traffic comes. It will save you a headache and more importantly it will save you the long, arduous hours of sitting in traffic and going nowhere.

The holidays are incredibly…
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What Does a Car Really Cost?

It’s an exciting time for you! You're buying a new car. Congratulations! As you research the different makes and models, remember to consider how much you can afford without breaking the bank. There are several factors to keep in mind that make up the total monthly cost of your car. These include:

  • Monthly car payments
  • Insurance premiums
  • Cost of gasoline or other fuel
  • Regular maintenance costs
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Proper Food Storage in Holiday Trips


Food needs to be consumed when it is still fresh and without contamination. On holiday trips, food will have to be packaged in a secure manner avoiding many health hazards that will come with food infection.

Your car needs the best packing systems, and we at Fletcher Nissan will find you the best car that will suit your holiday trip. Food will be packed in the best way possible, and you will ultimately enjoy your holiday. Let us look at some tips that will help:
1. Food will need to be wrapped when stored in a food container, especially small…
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