What Is Blind Spot Monitoring?

Blind-spot monitoring is self-explanatory: it monitors a vehicle's blind spots and alerts the driver if they're making an unsafe lane change. This is typically done with audible and visual alerts, and in most cases, it runs in the background and requires no user intervention.

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Leaky Situations With Your Exhaust

One of the things that you don't want to ignore when it comes to your car is an exhaust leak. This can begin to pose a dangerous problem if the fumes begin backing up to the interior of your car while you're driving in Burlingame, CA.

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True or False? Oil Additives Enhance Your Car’s Engine Performance

This statement is true, but the oil manufacturing companies have already added the additives before you even purchase the oil. Reputable and well-known oil brands will create additives that enhance the viscosity index and give the oil detergent traits that protect your engine from sludge buildup. Viscosity index is the temperature range under which the oil flows perfectly throughout the engine parts. Other brands will add additives that serve as rust retardants that prevent corrosion of metallic surfaces.

Therefore, since all these additives are already present in the

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Understanding Powertrain vs. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranties

Your vehicle is an investment, and you want to protect it. That's probably one of the reasons you look for a warranty when you're car shopping, but do you know the difference between warranties? Two of the most common types are bumper-to-bumper and powertrain. Here's an overview from the FIAT of Burlingame team.

A powertrain warranty covers the components that propel your vehicle. These are things like the engine, transmission and differential. It also includes those parts that help to power your wheels such as constant velocity joints and the driveshaft. Wear and tear items like the…

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DIY Headlight Restoration

You won't always need to rely on a repair shop to do all the heavy-lifting for your own car repairs, so instead of constantly seek for any costly headlight restorations, you should learn how to make use of DIY methods instead. This especially rings true with a task like this, as the procedures should be fairly straight-forward as well as rewarding when everything is done on your own pace and with the right amount of practice.

What you need is the appropriate toolkit as well as a set of steps to follow while tackling any part uninstallation. 

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Get Behind the Wheel of the Fiat 500e

The Fiat 500e is a new electric car hitting the streets of Burlingame and elsewhere in 2020. The Fiat 500e is a 100 percent electric car that is drawing a considerable amount of praise. There are many reasons why is getting looked at, including its exterior features.

The exterior features on the Fiat 500e include heated mirrors. Safety is a primary consideration at Fiat and the heated windows ensure that a driver has clearer vision when driving in snow or ice. Another of the Fiat 500e exterior features include 15" cast aluminum wheels. 

 

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Discover the Benefits of Hiring an ASE-Certified Mechanic

Hiring an ASE-certified mechanic is guaranteed to give Burlingame, CA locals peace of mind. At FIAT of Burlingame, we're proud to maintain an expansive team of automotive technicians who've invested extraordinary effort into receiving their ASE certification. Read on to discover exactly what this important distinction means, and how it can benefit you.

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