Understanding Blind Spot Monitoring

Blind spots are zones around a vehicle where a driver cannot see objects within the areas. To combat the issue and accidents caused by blind spots, blind spot monitoring was introduced so that drivers could receive alerts when objects are traveling in their vehicles’ blind spots. Used by a variety of vehicle manufacturers, blind spot monitoring has several different names in the automotive industry. Over the years, blind spot monitoring has become increasingly popular among customers. 

 

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Difference between powertrain and bumper-to-bumper warranties

If you buy a new vehicle or a newer used vehicle, you are likely to get warranty coverage with it. There are two main types of automobile warranties: a powertrain warranty and a bumper-to-bumper warranty. It is important to understand both of these warranties and what they do and don't cover, so we here at FIAT of Burlingame have provided this explainer.

A powertrain warranty covers many of the components of your powertrain system, which includes the engine and transmission. It is the longer of the two warranties, with some cars offering up to 10 years or 100,000…

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Fiat 124 Spider Roadster Performance Features

The Fiat 124 Spider Roadster is a luxury sports vehicle. It is a convertible, so you will be able to feel the breeze as you drive. You can choose from the Classica, Abarth, Lusso and Urbana models.

This vehicle also has a lot of features that will help you get the most out of your ride. One of those features is the powerful turbo engine. The engine delivers 160 horsepower. It also has stainless steel exhaust tips and fresh air induction system. Bilstein performance suspension is another one of the performance features that the Fiat 124 Spider Roadster has.

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A Look at the Fiat 500e

The Fiat 500e is a new electric vehicle hitting the road in Burlingame and elsewhere in the United States. A 100 percent electric car, the exterior features of the Fiat 500e are catching the attention of the public

The Fiat 500e exterior features include bifunctional halogen projector lamps as well as daytime running lights and weather piercing fog lamps. The exterior lighting on the Fiat 500e outpaces what is available from other cars in its class. The exterior features on the Fiat 500e also include heated mirrors

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Interior Features in the Fiat 500

While it may have a simple and compact exterior design, the Fiat 500's interior is rich and impressive. You have 39.8 cubic feet of cargo space when you fold down the rear seats, making this the perfect vehicle for all of your adventures. The rear seat is a 60/40 split, giving you plenty of different cargo and seating combinations.

Five different seating options are available on the interior of the Fiat 500. A double paned sunroof provides you with air flow and a fantastic view. Heated front seats are available in any of the trim levels. An…

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Fiat 124 Spider Roadster Performance Features

Driving a car should never be boring. Regardless of where you're going, you should always feel excited and enjoy the journey. With exceptional performance features, the Fiat 124 Spider Roadster is sure to be a thrill to drive.

Besides a sleek and attractive design, the 124 Spider comes loaded with a powerful 1.4 liter, 160 horsepower turbocharged engine. Customers have the option of choosing between a six-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission and an upgraded version of the Spider that comes with a Bilstein performance suspension that allows for superior handling on any 

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Tread and Pressure Concerns for Tires

Checking tire pressure when filling up a car's gas tank might be a good plan. Air escapes tires gradually, and an unexpected puncture would empty air out far quicker. Besides reducing fuel economy, an underinflated tire could harm the treads. On a side note, underinflation isn't the only possible air pressure-related problem. Over-inflation creates issues, including a blowout risk.

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What to Know About Your Vehicle's Alternator

The alternator is a component within the engine that makes sure that the headlights, radio, and other accessories work properly. In addition to providing power to various features within the car, it is also responsible for recharging the battery while the car is in motion.

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