Learning More About Car Wax

You probably spend some time washing your vehicle throughout the year, but did you know that applying a coat of wax periodically is imperative to maintaining the quality of your automobile? Wax should be applied once every four months or so, depending on the type of product that you're using. Some last longer than others, and each type of car wax comes with its own benefits.

If you're looking for a multi-purpose product that you can use to clean, shine and protect your automobile, you should opt for a cleaner wax or all-in-one car wax.

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Why The Volvo V90 is an Exciting Luxury Wagon

For years, the Volvo V90 has been one of the most exciting luxury wagons on the road. That is due to the vehicle's top powertrain options. Here are two of the most popular powertrains now available on the current model V90.

Fun Standard Engine
If you are looking for an engine that gives you excellent performance along with great fuel efficiency, then the standard 2.0-liter powertrain will be your top choice. This engine gives you up to 250 horsepower, a zero to 60 time of 6.0 seconds and up to 35 miles per gallon on the highway…

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Here’s What the Volvo XC90 R-Design Has to Offer

If you’re in the market for a luxury performance SUV, the popular Volvo XC90 R-Design should be on your list because it has a lot to offer. It’s spacious, fuel-efficient and sporty.

Metal Mesh Aluminum Inlays

Getting inside a Volvo XC90 R-Design is exciting because it has an upscale design, look and feel. The incredible ambiance is enhanced by metal mesh aluminum inlays. This feature creates a unique and sporty appearance.

Harman Kardon Premium Sound

?Driving a Volvo XC90 R-Design with a Harman Kardon premium sound system is an experience like none other. 

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Volvo S60 Performance Features

When you are in the market for a new car, you should consider the Volvo S60. This is a popular luxury sedan that has many great features. Some of the popular features of this vehicle are its performance features.

The S60 comes standard with a four-cylinder engine that can produce around 250 horsepower. There is also an optional supercharged engine that can produce closer to 315 horsepower. Those that are looking for the most horsepower possible should consider the plug-in hybrid engine that can produce over 400 horsepower. With either engine option, you will still 

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Experience Luxury in a New Way with the Volvo XC40 R-Design

Popular, compact and high-performing, the Volvo XC40 R-Design is an SUV that you will enjoy driving for a variety of reasons.

Hands-Free Power Tailgate

Have you ever wished you had an extra set of hands to help you carry groceries to your vehicle? That will be a thing of the past with the Volvo XC40 R-Design because of the Hands-Free Power Tailgate. It’s a small convenience that makes life more enjoyable.

Steering Wheel with fine Nappa Leather

?The way in which the Volvo XC40 R-Design steering wheel is designed sets it apart. 

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How to read tire sizes

We at Steingold Volvo Cars want you to know all about your tires, specifically, how to read the tire size.

The first letter on the tire indicates the type of tire. The numbers following the letter are the section width of the tire from one sidewall to the other sidewall. The section width is read in millimeters. Next, the aspect ratio is listed and refers to the height of the sidewall and is read as a percentage of the section width. The letter following the aspect ratio indicates the tire speed rating. Z rated tires have the highest speed rating…

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Inside Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors

Did you know that auto-dimming rearview mirrors are an advanced technology that can prevent accidents? This is the type of information that all vehicle owners should have. The details below sheds light on this incredible feature.

At some point, most people have to drive at night. When this happens, there’s a good chance that auto-dimming rearview mirrors will come in handy. That’s because this feature addresses the Troxler Effect, which is when a driver is unable to react promptly due to glare from a trailing vehicle. 

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Your Tires Can Tell You When to Replace Them

At Steingold Volvo Cars, we realize that knowing when to replace your tires may seem like a mystery, but the subject is actually straightforward. Understanding this issue can keep you happily driving around Pawtucket.

We want you to know that your tires can tell you when to replace them. Today's tires have tread-wear bars built into them. The bars run perpendicular to a tire's grooves. If you look into a groove and let your eyes travel along it for a few inches, you will find a wear bar. The rubber remaining above the bar is the amount of…

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Get to Know Your Vehicle's Alternator

Your vehicle's alternator is a main component of its electrical system. Its role is to power the vehicle's starter and to recharge the battery while you drive. Our Steingold Volvo Cars team members agree that alternators are the unsung heroes of vehicle electrical systems. Here's why.

Transforming Motion Into Electricity

Very much like a generator, a vehicle alternator creates electricity out of seemingly nothing. It corrals the power of motion from your car's spinning wheels and turns it into electricity. As you cruise through city, your car's 

 

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Volvo V60 Inscription Trim Overview

The new Inscription from Volvo V60 is a popular Scandinavian-inspired midsize sports wagon that can exceed your expectations for a reliable family vehicle. In fact, when you first see it in person, you may marvel at the upscale leather that covers every inch of the seating as well as key areas like the steering wheel and inside doors.

Scandinavians are not ones to tolerate being cramped into small cars when they drive. As such, the Inscription features roomy interiors with seats that can be electronically adjusted for extra comfort.

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