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Minor Belt and Hose Maintenance Saves Big

The last thing you want is to be stranded on the side of the road because of a broken belt or leaking hose. This is especially true when simple timely maintenance could have saved you the trouble and expense. Your first step is to have an automotive professional can do a visual inspection.

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Why Choose Synthetic Blend Motor Oils


Motor oils are supposed to keep your engine as clean and well maintained as possible. This gives you peace of mind when driving as you won’t have to worry about your car breaking down. However, there are motor oils that have better performance than others. For instance, the synthetic blend motor oils perform better than conventional oils. In addition, synthetic blend motor oils are considerate on price and performance to you as a driver.

There are a couple of reasons why you should consider using synthetic blend motor oil. One of the common reasons is because your...
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Changing Your Oil Doesn't Have to Be Such a Drain on Your Pocket

If it seems like you're changing your oil all the time, Bert Smith BMW in Saint Petersburg may have great news for you. Due to developments over the last couple of decades, cars are now able to change their oil at around 7,500 miles. If you're uncertain as to how often you should change the oil, you can always give us a call, or check your owner’s manual. 

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Gap Insurance! Is It Worth for You?

Technically, Gap means guaranteed auto/asset protection. It bridges the gap between what your car insurer pays out in the event of total loss and the amount you owe on your car loan. Your car start depreciated immediately you drive out of the showroom. In the event of total loss, GAP comes to your rescue by armoring the finances you had put on the vehicle.

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Changing Lanes for Any Roadside Workers is Now the Law

Most motorists have no idea that the Move Over law is on the books in all 50 states. These laws are meant to protect roadside workers from being struck and killed by drivers, but sadly, most drivers have never even heard of these laws. In a national poll that was sponsored by the National Safety Commission, over 70 percent of all drivers in the US never even heard of such a law…

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Horsepower - Your BMW Has Plenty Of It, But Where Does the Word Come From Itself?

 

Greatness comes from true passion. The #BMW #5series Sedan. #BMWrespost @dschmdt

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If you are a proud BMW owner, then surely you have fallen in love with the amazing levels of performance and the adrenaline-inspiring levels of horsepower that your car possesses. Here at Bert Smith BMW, we are taking just a moment to explain the cool story behind where this word actually comes from and originates!

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Helping the Dog to Relax During a Road Trip

Many dogs will most likely get nervous when traveling. This makes their whole experience not enjoyable and also makes them uncontrollable. This may be risky to the driver as it could be distracting.

The following are simple ways to make the dog relaxed during the trip:...

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