What You Should Do If You're Involved in an Accident While Driving Your Car
Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla is disappointed to hear that you were involved in a motor vehicle accident. If you weren't and you're just trying to prepare for what could happen in the future, we have some tips that can help you get through those stressful first moments after an accident occurs.
Is Everyone Alright?
Check to see if there's been any injuries as a result of the accident. You should immediately call 911 if help is needed.
Move Away From the Scene
If it's safe to do so, move yourself and everyone else away from the scene of the accident. Get yourself off the road completely.
Call the Police
You'll need to call law enforcement to the scene of the crime. This is required by law. They will draft up an accident report that you can use towards your claims process.
Off-roading is a fun and rapidly expanding hobby as people look for ways to enjoy the great outdoors that don’t put them in risk of infection from COVID-19. Someone just starting out on this path should try to find as many helpful tips from others involved in it as they possibly can.
Taking the time to learn from others helps because it means that you can avoid some of the biggest mistakes that they made in their early days of trying out this new hobby. There are plenty of those people waiting to share their wisdom with you around every corner. You just have to know where to look for them.
Go check out some Internet forums on the topic as well as your local off-roading clubs. These things exist and are there to help all beginners get a better understanding of what they are doing and how ...
When looking at small SUVs, it's important to find a vehicle that is designed to handle your daily needs. That's why many people consider the Chevy Trax a popular choice. This is the small SUV that is designed to handle your everyday life.
Let's start with space. The interior cabin design of the Trax allows you to a max cargo space rating of up to 48.4 cubic feet. This is an impressive number for a small-size SUV. That means you will have no problems packing for that long road trim.
The Trax also offers available all-wheel-drive. With the Trax, you can confidently handle off-road driving situations. That makes the Trax a true SUV for a surprisingly affordable price.
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Impressive Chevy Silverado 1500 Technology Features Revealed
Did you know that the Chevy Silverado 1500 full-size truck is one of the most advanced vehicles on the road? That's why this truck is so popular in the Chowchilla area. Check out what you can find on today's Silverado 1500.
The Silverado's touchscreen system comes with a number of popular apps that you can access at the touch of a button. These top apps include Spotify, The Weather Channel, Fox Sports, USA Today, and more. There is even a Marketplace app where you can make in-vehicle purchases.
What's a long road trip without some good tunes? The Chevy Silverado 1500 offers SiriusXM Satellite Radio. Get access to hundreds of different channels with top music, news, sports, traffic, and other information.
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Want to make it easy to pack your roof rack? At Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla, we believe in helping drivers get the most out of their vehicles. Here are some simple tips on how to pack and secure your cargo onto your roof rack.
First, measure all the items that are going to be placed on your vehicle's roof. You will want to make sure that all the items fit within the vehicle's roof box area. Next, carefully distribute all the items so they cover the area between the roof rack. You do not want items to shift during transport. Finally, secure all items using cam buckles.
Before you hit the road, make sure that your vehicle is in top shape. At Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla, we offer a complete line of vehicle services from brake checks to oil changes. Contact us today to schedule an appo...
No contemporary midsize SUV knows how to compete against the unabashed technological supremacy of Chevy's new Blazer. This emboldening creation fearlessly captures a can-do spirit with its powerful digital amenities and reliable electronic functions. True innovation comes in the form of the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 System, which is extensively outfitted with a plethora of helpful apps and features. One remarkable new advancement arrives via Marketplace, which is equipped to instantly conduct financial transactions all over Chowchilla with a single tap of the touchscreen. Thanks to flawless smartphone synchronization, your complete mobile universe can be swiftly integrated into the dashboard for unbelievable convenience. Meanwhile, a subscription to Connected Navigation will fundamentally t...
The Chevrolet Colorado Makes Life Easier with Available Technology
The amount of technology that is available with the Chevrolet Colorado makes us at Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla happy to bring this mid-sized truck to you.
You may want to enjoy the best in power and towing capacity, but we believe you should also enjoy the most technology available to you with the options open to you with the Chevrolet Colorado. In the 21st-century, technology has moved out of our homes and into our mobile devices that need to be connected through every journey we undertake. Bringing a high level of connectivity to your truck is easy to do with the Chevrolet Colorado with the apps that can be installed on the infotainment system making life a little easier for you.
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Whether your car is on its last leg or you’re just interested in getting another vehicle, it can often difficult to decide whether it’s better for refinance or trade-in your current vehicle. There are pros and cons in both directions. Our team at Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla wants you to be as informed as possible when it’s time to make the decision. Trading in your vehicle gives you the opportunity to have a different car and has some advantages, but here are some examples of when it’s a good idea to refinance.
• Better financing terms – If your credit has improved since you first bought the vehicle, you should get a lower interest.
• You like your current vehicle and want to keep it.
• Payments on a new vehicle would be too high.
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At Steves Chevrolet of Chowchilla the Chevy Tahoe is a popular full-size SUV that impresses us with a suite of active safety features. These safety features are always working to create a safer driving experience for you.
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We want you to experience the safety features of the Chevy Tahoe in person. Call or visit us at our dealership here in Chowchilla and we will be h...
A Look At The Chevrolet Traverse's Safety Features
First things first, the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse is majestic in size, styling and performance. This particular SUV can seat up to eight people, and it possesses three rows of seating. Cutting-edge technologies, premium levels of comfort and a powerful engine can all be found within its structure.
On the safety side of things, the new Traverse will go above and beyond to keep you safe while commuting. Radars, sensors and cameras are in abundance here, and these technologies are designed to detect potential road hazards. If a front-end collision is evident, then Forward Collision Warning will warn the driver. Front Pedestrian Braking can reduce the severity of a collision by automatically applying the brakes at speeds below 50 mph. The Traverse is also equipped with an advanced airbag system...
You may love the color, technology, and performance of your car. However, it is important that you know your car inside and out. Not only is this important in case your car shuts down on you in the middle of nowhere, but this is also important so you can make sure the mechanic you see fixes the car correctly.
One important thing to know about your car is that is can leak several different liquids, which include but are not limited to water, motor oil, and power steering liquid. Water leaks from the air conditioner, and this usually occurs on a very hot/humid day. Motor oil is a dark brown liquid; you can tell it's motor oil liquid because a puddle of liquid will be left on the ground under where your engine is placed. A power steering leak is tricky because it is seen in the toughness of ...
More than 40% of U.S. households own pets. It's only fair to have a vehicle that can accommodate you and your pet's needs. The first vehicle feature that's important for dog-friendly vehicles is its shape. Boxed-shape vehicles are best because it gives you enough room for your pup and the crate if needed.
If you have more than one dog, you'll need a full-size vehicle. Vehicles that have third-row seating is an excellent option because you have ample space for your dogs and their belongings. If your furry friends travel without crates, you can still keep them safe using a safety harness. Third-row and full-size vehicles give you the space you need to spread the dogs out, so they aren't cramped and able to enjoy the ride.
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