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Boalsburg Car Company—What's the Difference?

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You’re Here for a Reason

You have arrived here because you are either (a) in the market for a new vehicle and doing some good research or (b) you are curious about what makes Boalsburg Car Company a better choice over your typical car dealership or service center. Either way, we are excited to tell you more.
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Spring Vehicle Checklist

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The Grass is Getting Greener

 

 

Do you feel that? SO DO WE! The warm touch of spring is sneaking in to help us pull out of a tough year, and chances are your vehicle needs to be pulled out of a rough year too. That’s okay, because our expert team at Boalsburg Car Company is ready to help. Read on for our handy checklist of best practices to help de-winterize your vehicle.

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Fight Off Salt Corrosion on Your Car in Boalsburg with These Tips

In a perfect world, the roads would never be icy. Since this is not the case, salt is often used to help improve traction. The issue with this is the effect that salt has on cars, particularly their paint and underbody. To help prevent issues, the team at Boalsburg Car Company is here to share some tips.

Create a barrier between your vehicle and the road salt with wax. This is obviously most beneficial if done before the snow starts falling. You can take your car in to be professionally waxed, including a coating on the underbody for added protection…

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What to Put in Your Roadside Emergency Kit

Keeping a roadside emergency kit in your car is a great idea. It's a little extra insurance to help you survive until proper assistance arrives. Here are our Boalsburg Car Company team's top picks for what to include.

In Case You Have to Walk

It's wonderful if help comes to you, but you may be so far out and removed, you may need to walk a short ways to find help. For these cases, be sure your roadside emergency kit contains:

  • Warm clothing
  • Poncho
  • Reflective vest
  • Flashlight
  • Compass
  • Warm blanket

In Case You Have to Wait

If…

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It's Wintertime: Driving in Less-Than-Ideal Conditions

It's wintertime and it's cold and wet outside, but you have to drive somewhere. You'd probably rather be home drinking hot chocolate while sitting by a cozy fire, but sometimes you just can't avoid driving in poor weather conditions. At Boalsburg Car Company, we want you to be safe anytime you drive, so here are some tips for driving in Boalsburg in the wintertime.

1. Before you go, check the weather so you know what to expect.

2. Allow yourself plenty of time to get to your destination.

3. Stock your car with essentials in case…

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The Convenience of a Portable Battery Charger with Tips from Boalsburg Car Company

A standalone portable battery charger is a convenient item to have on hand if you find yourself unable to start your vehicle but have to get somewhere quickly. Once you know how, you can connect your battery charger to your vehicle in just minutes. If you purchase a portable charger with a speed charge function, you can get back on the road in about 20 minutes.

Boalsburg Car Company recommends that you read the manual for your charger very thoroughly before connecting it for the first time. You don't want to cause any kind of permanent damage to your…

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