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Crossflow vs. Downflow Radiators

Radiators come in many basic designs, and two of the more popular ones include crossflow and downflow radiators. Their names refer to the way that they function in terms of coolant flow.

Crossflow radiators have cores with piping that run horizontally through the core. These radiators also have coolant collection tanks on each side of the core. As the hot coolant enters the crossflow radiator, the tanks route the fluid horizontally through the piping. 

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Transmission Maintenance is Crucial for Your Vehicle

Your transmission is one of the most complex and critical systems on your entire vehicle. That is why it is so important to be diligent in maintaining this box of gears. That is proven all the more true if you have ever seen the price tag for a repair or replacement. Paying for the routine maintenance services can potentially save you a ton of money in the long run. A typical transmission service usually involves the following:

  • Draining the old transmission fluid
  • Removing, examining, and cleaning the pan
  • Replacing the filter
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Keep Your Headlights in Optimal Shape

If you haven't given your headlights much thought, it may be time to get them serviced at our Kenosha, Wisconsin location. You need to keep your headlights bright even if you don't do much night driving.

You depend on your headlights to help you to see when your visibility is limited and you also need your headlights to keep you visible to the…

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The Value of Windshield Wiper Fluid

There is nothing worse than driving along in a messy winter storm in Kenosha, WI. Your windshield is covered in slush and salt, and when you go to utilize your windshield fluid, you find that it is empty. Just like maintaining your vehicle's oil levels and other fluids, windshield wiper fluid is important as well, and you should make sure that your reservoir is full throughout the year.

In addition to your windshield wiper fluid cleaning your windshields, it is also beneficial for other reasons. 

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4 Reasons to Have Winter Wiper Blades Installed

The colder weather is upon us and now is the time to be preparing your vehicle so it can easily handle the icy road conditions in Kenosha, WI. Here are four reasons you should have winter wiper blades installed on your car at Anastos Motors today:

  1. The winter blades are encased in a thick rubber shell to stop ice buildup from being able to interfere with the metal framework that flexes the blades and allows them to hug the windshield. 
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Winter Traction Options for Kenosha Drivers

For many years, Kenosha commuters have had to weigh the benefits of several different methods to improving traction on snowy or icy surfaces. What’s the best solution for driving through the snow in your driveway? Weigh your options with the Anastos Motors service team.

First, we have the sand that usually comes packed in sandboxes. The sand does not melt the snow but it does give sufficient traction to the tires as you move. This means it is relatively cheap and readily available in the market, and is also the most environmentally friendly option. 

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The Importance of Tire Rotations and How to Tell if It Is Time For One to Be Done

There is no question there are a lot of benefits to rotating your tires. This practice can even out the wear and help your tires to last longer. It also can help improve your suspension, and in some cases, it can help extend the life of your warranty from your tire company. Of course, it can be hard to determine when to rotate your tires, so here are some signs:
 
Uneven tire wear. 
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Save Time and Hassle with Online Financing Application

The worst thing about searching for a new car is filling out the huge pile of paperwork at the dealership. Some dealerships may not want to let you choose a car without knowing the state of your credit and such. But there is a way to avoid all the paperwork at the dealership. At Anastos Motors, we offer an online financing application.
 
Our online financing application doesn't even require you to come into the dealership. 
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