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Taking Care of Your Engine and Cabin Air Filters

One of the best things you can do in terms of making sure your car is properly serviced and maintained is having your engine and cabin air filters regularly inspected and replaced when needed.

Although it is easy to overlook the long-term impact that air quality can have on your car's engine, it can cause a major headache when too much dust and particles cause parts to wear down sooner than expected.

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Volvo Cars Edison Assisting Current and Future Bay Ridge Volvo Customers!

Due to the closing of Bay Ridge Volvo, we, Volvo Cars Edison would like to let all the current and future customers of Bay Ridge Volvo that we are able to assist you on any sales or service needs. We are located at 842 US-1, Edison, NJ 08817, or about 30 miles away from Bay Ridge Volvo. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at 888-478-1983 and we will assist you the best we possibly can!
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The Volvo XC40 R-Design Trim Has Sports Styling

The Volvo XC40 R-Design Trim joins the 2018 lineup of popular Volvo compact SUVs. It offers a 248-horsepower engine and the Drive E powertrain. This versatile model has a smooth acceleration curve and power to handle city and open road driving. The distinctive exterior has a shiny black roof and well-defined accents. The sporty interior has soft and breathable leather seating with white stitching.

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The Basics of Car Suspension

Having a worn-out suspension system in your car can lead to poor driving and a rough ride. The suspension system is made up of shocks and struts that are tuned to absorb small bumps and vibrations so that the passengers experience a smooth trip.

Poor suspension can lead to your car bottoming out when it goes over bumps or pulling in one direction or the other when you're trying to keep it moving in a straight line.

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Choose a Safe Car for Your Teen Driver with These Tips

Do you have a teen that just got his or her driver's license? If you do, it is important that you choose a safe vehicle for their first car. At Volvo Cars Edison in Edison, NJ, one of our goals is to help you choose a vehicle that provides your teen with superior safety. Read further to find out some tips on how to choose a safe vehicle for your teen.

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Keeping Headlamps Clear

Dull headlamps are a common condition, and they cause reduced visibility on the roadway. Dull lights make vision difficult and reduce visibility to pedestrians and other drivers. Drivers can use DIY headlamp kits or some household tips or cleaning headlights.

Edison drivers can use everyday household items and materials to clean headlamps. 

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What You Know About Motor Oil is Probably Wrong

Motor oil is a necessary part of car maintenance, but you probably have wrong ideas about it. Volvo Cars Edison is here to educate you with a couple of motor oil myth busters.

If you believe a pre-trip oil change is necessary, you believe a myth. Change the oil only if it's time for it or if your normal oil change date occurs during your away trip. 

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Car Alignment: Do You Need One?

In a wheel alignment, your car’s axles and wheels are adjusted to precise angles according to your vehicle’s manufacturer. The type of alignment you receive ultimately depends on the drive train. If you have a front wheel drive car, then you will likely receive a front-end alignment. Otherwise, you will receive an all-wheel adjustment. The alignment helps your suspension work correctly and ensure that your car’s axles and wheels are moving in the same direction.

Do you know if your wheels need an alignment?

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The Volvo XC40 Momentum Helps You Travel with Pride

There are different vehicles that a person might consider if traveling is something that means a lot to them, and you do not want to overlook the Volvo XC40 Momentum if you are looking for a vehicle to take you out of Edison. This is a popular compact SUV that offers you much in way of comfort and style.

Convenience is something that is important to those who created the Volvo XC40 Momentum, and that is why this vehicle sets you up with an easy to use touchscreen. 

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Safety Tips for Avoiding a Tire Blowout

Identifying issues with your car tire tread early enough can lessen the chances of getting a flat tire or blowout on the highway. These are a couple things you'll want to consider.

Your vehicle might have a tire pressure indicator system to tell you if the pressure is off in any or all tires.

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