Signs of a Dying Battery in Your BMW

2017-03-10T14:59:08+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Tips|

During winter, you need more cold cranking amps in your BMW’s battery. If you have a regular battery, one that you might have purchased when you were tight on funds, and it may not have as many cold cranking amps, you could have a difficult time starting up your BMW or other vehicle, especially on [...]

Not-So-Hot Air from Your BMW’s Heating System

2017-02-22T15:02:39+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Tips|

It’s cold. The temperature is well below zero. The sun hasn’t yet risen this morning and you let your BMW warm up for at least 10 minutes (though you had to run around a bit more, so it could have been 20). You slip in behind the wheel and crank on the heat. All you’re [...]

Stay Safe This Winter Driving Season

2017-02-16T15:45:15+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Tips|

Winter is one of the most treacherous times of the year to be driving. You need to approach winter driving much differently than spring and summer driving. Unfortunately, most people don’t change their mindset when the snow begins to fall. If you have a BMW, it’s a great vehicle to drive. You can have a [...]

Getting the Most Out of Your BMW eDrive System

2017-02-14T14:50:35+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Tips|

BMW has been adding eDrive systems to more and more models through the years, and while it’s incredible for energy efficiency and fuel efficiency, there are steps you can take if your particular BMW has the eDrive concept installed in it. What is the eDrive system? This is a combination of an electric motor, a [...]

Checking Your Tires for Proper Winter Driving

2017-02-10T15:28:27+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Tips|

Are the tires on your BMW or other vehicle properly inflated? If you don’t know or haven’t had them checked all winter long, it’s well past time you did it right now. Proper tire pressure is essential for not just maximizing fuel efficiency, but also maintaining optimal traction during dry and wet conditions. In winter, [...]

Are Performance ‘Upgrades’ for Your BMW Causing Problems?

2017-01-20T15:43:57+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Tips|

When you put in some performance upgrades on your BMW, whether it was a brand new BMW or something a bit older, you probably expected some great performance. Performance upgrades, by their very nature, are supposed to improve performance, but sometimes they don’t. There are situations where an upgrade, addition, or alteration on a vehicle [...]

Optimal Tire Pressure for Winters in Canada

2016-12-19T16:13:27+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Tips|

If you don’t have winter tires yet, it’s a good idea to invest in them. You don’t have to discard your all season tires, especially if they have good tread still on them. You can store them, either overhead in your garage, out back, as long as they don’t sit in direct moisture all winter [...]

Weaker Starts on Cold Mornings Could Indicate a Weaker Battery

2016-12-15T15:01:39+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Tips|

At first, you might not think anything of it. Cars don’t exactly start as readily or easily on colder mornings, as compared to nice, warm summer mornings. However, if you notice that your car is having more trouble turning over in the morning, especially when it’s colder outside, it could be something more than just [...]

How Important Are Those BMW Inspections, Really?

2016-12-09T19:16:13+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Tips|

You know all about the BMW Inspection I and Inspection II service, and while they may still be some time off, how important are they, really? You may assume that since they are recommended it’s not really all that important. In truth you may discover with your brand new BMW there’s nothing to worry about [...]

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