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Cleaning The Transmission Fluid

One of the important parts of any vehicle that you purchase is the transmission. In order to prolong the life of the transmission, you need to get it serviced as is recommended by BMW of Chico or by the handbook for the vehicle. The fluid in the transmission is responsible for lubricating the gears and the mechanical parts and for keeping the system cool.

Over time, the transmission fluid in the vehicle will deteriorate. Routine service will flush out the old fluid so that new fluid is added. The transmission flush will help to remove any debris that has built…

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Why do you need windshield wiper fluid?


You probably never even consider your windshield wiper fluid until it runs out. That's when you learn how important it is. Having a clean windshield is important, and windshield wiper fluid helps you achieve that.

The main use of windshield wiper fluid is to clean off your windshield to improve visibility. This often is vital in the winter months, when melting snow causes the roads to be covered in muddy water that constantly gets flung up onto your windshield. The fluid also can help in the winter to prevent ice buildup on your windshield.

 
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Keeping Your Car Healthy Is Much Easier than You Think


When you get a new car, or, even if you have an older model vehicle, you most likely want to take care of it. Getting your oil changed is typically simple. You can either take it to the dealership or, take it to a "quick lube" place. The only issue is, that many people are changing their oil far too often. While this may not sound right to you, it is. Most of us still hear our parents and, of course, mechanics tell us it needs to be done every 3,000 miles. They were right, however, times have changed…
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Holiday Road Trip Preparation Tips


Before you get everyone in the car ready for the long holiday drive, here are a few things to consider that could help you to get to where you are going with fewer incidents.

The roads are going to be especially packed the day before the holiday. If you can find the time to get away a day earlier than that, you stand less of a chance of being trapped in severe traffic.

Be sure…
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Worry-Free Holiday Trip with Food

Celebrate and share the spirit of holidays by preparing a favorite recipe for family and friends. However, enjoying the visual appeal and taste of your gift may depend on how it is packed and transported to its destination.

Select the type of food to serve and gather the supplies needed to protect the food and your car. Glass and plastic dishes with covers and insulated bags are the best choices for both hot casseroles and cold salads. Cardboard boxes or laundry baskets that fit in the trunk or back of your car will stabilize containers helping prevent shifting or spilling…
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Explore the Options You Have When Your BMW Lease Ends

When your BMW lease is at end, you have multiple options available to you at Courtesy BMW of Chico. You can return your vehicle to our BMW dealership in Chico, CA and end your lease. Keep in mind that if your vehicle has any significant damage or if you went over the mileage limit on your lease, you will be charged for these repairs and penalties. After ending your lease, you may choose to lease or purchase a new BMW from our inventory, and we are eager to help!

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