Why Your Car Needs To Be Properly Aligned

It isn't uncommon for vehicles to have alignment issues regardless of how well they are maintained. In many cases, simply running over a pothole or over a curb is enough to cause a slight pull to the left or right. The good news is that alignment issues are easy to fix if taken care of in a timely manner.

However, if you allow an alignment issue to linger, you may cause significant damage to your vehicle. There is a chance that tires could wear unevenly or faster than they should, and there is also the possibility that tie rods…

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Transmissions 101 - Car Maintenance Knowledge From Volvo Cars Seattle

Your vehicles transmission system is an important component of the powertrain. Its purpose is to ensure the right amount of power is transferred to the wheels at various speeds. Have you ever seen a multi-speed bike? The transmission in your vehicle works in a similar manner. If you don't keep your transmission well-maintained, it will reduce fuel economy and eventually lead to significant problems.

To keep your transmission in optimal condition, its important to read your owner's manual and follow the manufacturers recommendations on when to change the transmission fluid. 

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Gaskets Are More Important Than You Might Think

You might have heard someone say that they have a blown gasket, but you have no idea what that means. When it comes to your car, it means that a gasket needs to be replaced right away. That is just how important these little parts are to the performance of your vehicle, particularly when it comes to the engine.

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Volvo XC60 R-Design: Performance-Focused and Attractive

The ever so popular Volvo XC60 R-Design is an SUV that’s luxurious and performance-focused. It also happens to be an incredibly attractive vehicle that has a unique aesthetic.

Harman Kardon Premium Sound

If you truly enjoy listening to music on the road, the Harman Kardon premium sound system will be ideal. It’s an awesome feature in the Volvo XC60 R-Design that has 14 speakers and a sub-woofer that’s air-ventilated. The sound is simply divine.

Black Rear View Mirror Caps

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Why the Volvo XC90 R-Design is a Fun SUV to Drive

The popular Volvo XC90 R-Design has a sporty appeal that’s incredibly attractive. This is a luxury performance SUV that stands out in a crowd.

Lane Keeping Aid

Driving an XC90 R-Design will boost your capabilities on the road. That’s because of features like Volvo’s lane keeping aid. This safety feature will provide an alert if you start to veer outside of your lane unintentionally. Volvo understands that safety should always be a priority.

Harman Kardon Premium Sound

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How to Avoid Hydroplaning

Hydroplaning is a dangerous situation to find yourself in while driving. It can happen when you least expect it and lead to you to skidding off the road, rolling over, or crashing into something or someone else.

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What Volvo XC40 Exterior Features Are Available?

The Volvo XC40 is one of the most sought-after subcompact luxury SUVs available today. That's because this popular SUV offers one of the most attractive exterior designs. Here a look at some of the top exterior features you can equip on the current model XC40.

For a sporty look to your XC40, you can add dual integrated rear tailpipes. This design makes the rear of the XC40 look more appealing than ever. The XC40 also offers a laminated panoramic moonroof with power sunshade. This moonroof makes the XC40 look great while allowing lots of natural light into the cabin…

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New Volvo XC60 Interior Features Provide Comfort and Unique Design Elements

Due to their size and capacity, SUVs are hot on the Seattle market right now. The Volvo XC60 is one of the most popular SUV options, because it offers luxurious interior amenities and quality materials in a conventional SUV layout. Seattle consumers love that SUV design doesn't have to be boring in the Volvo XC60.

Trim levels matter, especially when it comes to interior detail facets. The highest trim level available for the Volvo XC60 is the Polestar Engineered, which uses contoured seats, aluminum interior decor and gold 

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