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How to Maintain Your Car

For many of us our vehicles are an important part of our daily lives. We depend on them to get us to important appointments, work, school and more. The reliability of vehicles has improved significantly over the years which has made owning one a lot easier. Unfortunately vehicles aren't meant to last forever, but there are some simple things you can do to make your vehicle run more efficiently and last longer.

 

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Should You Pay Cash for Your Next Car?

Paying cash for your next car probably sounds like a good idea. You write a check and you walk out with a car, no monthly payments. But that isn't necessarily the best option for you. We'll go over financing and paying cash to help you determine which option to use when paying for your next car.

 

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The Importance of Knowing your Limit

Choosing what vehicle to buy is the first part of buying a new vehicle, the second part is being able to afford the vehicle. Knowing what your monthly payments will be is a great way of making sure you know what you can afford. By using the payment calculator you are finding out a general idea of what your payment will be based on the price, down payment, A.P.R., and term.

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How to Stay Awake While Driving

Road trip season is upon us and that oftentimes calls for long distance driving. Driving for hours can make you sleepy but we have some tips on how to stay awake while driving.

It is important to get the proper amount of rest before hitting the road. We suggest you try and get 7-8 hours of sleep before you begin your journey. If you are unable to get a good night's sleep the night before, the following tips will come in handy:

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Wharton's Pre-Owned Commercial Vehicle Leader

Why have businesses of all sizes from in and around Essex and Morris Counties relied on Route 15 Used Car Center for years? Because we're home to one of the region's largest selection of high quality, affordable and efficient pre-owned commercial vehicles.

From tow-ready heavy-duty pickup trucks to cargo vans and box trucks, if there's a used commercial vehicle you're looking for to help your business grow and it isn't in our inventory — we'll find it for you. 

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How to Ensure the Safest Possible Road Trip

Summer is coming and if you haven't started planning your road trip we have some suggestions to help you. The safest possible road trip starts at home before you even leave the driveway. Taking these road trip safety tips to heart will go a long way in getting you to that destination in a timely manner.

 

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Having your Windshield Repaired or Replaced: Some Helpful Points

Am I able to repair a cracked windshield?

Usually if the crack or chip in your windshield is smaller than a dollar bill, it is able to get repaired. Leaving the chip or crack on your windshield can result in worsening of the crack. It can also cause visibility issues while driving which can be dangerous. It is important to have a expert technician look at the crack or chip and either repair it or replace your windshield with an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) auto glass...

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How Urgent Is My Check Engine Light?

You may be wondering if you can keep driving with an illuminated check engine light. If the light comes on while driving, check for foul odors and whether the engine still runs smoothly. If the light flashes, it could mean your engine is misfiring. When an engine misfires it will emit huge emissions and shudder while driving.

Your check engine light could also be due to a failed ignition coil, a faulty onboard computer, or bad spark plugs and wires. Bring your vehicle to a service center and let the experts diagnose and fix the problem...

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Explore Morris County this Spring in a New Car, Truck, or SUV from Route 15 Used Car Center

The winters in New Jersey can be daunting, leaving many residents with a sense of cabin fever after a long, cold winter. Well, the groundhog has determined that spring is coming early this year, and we want you to be ready to enjoy all that Morris County has to offer when the snow finally melts. The hiking trails at Jockey Hollow are a great way to get out and enjoy some fresh air, while the Imagine That! Children's Museum is a…
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