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Windshield Wiper Fluid Better for Driving in the Winter

The time to be thinking about the driving conditions in the winter are today. Don't get into trouble when you cannot see clearly because there is still water in the washer reservoir, its time to consider adding windshield wiper fluid.

Once the temperature gets to or below the freezing point, any water in the washer reservoir is going to freeze solid. Noe t only does this render the system useless, that freezing block of ice can damage the pump and the other moving parts. The windshield wiper fluid contains a number of solvents that work to break up contaminants…

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What is the Level of Power Behind Your Vehicle?

When it comes to horsepower, the more, the better. The more horsepower a vehicle has, the more powerful it is and the more it can haul, tow, and just do.

Horsepower was developed by a man who was known as James Watt. He wanted to find a way to measure power, and he came up with the measurement of horsepower. One horsepower is the same as a pony hauling 33 pounds for one minute. Multiply that by what you can find in our modern day vehicle, and you can imagine just how powerful that is. The more horsepower a vehicle…

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Why Dealership Part Replacements are Usually the Best Idea

Just because a product is cheaper in price does not always mean that it is better. Some things are cheaper, or less expensive for a reason. The analogy when it comes to replacement parts for your car is a good example.

Parts that you buy from the dealership are as a rule more expensive than those parts that are available at a discount auto store. The reason is simply that the cheaper parts are less expensive for a reason. They are not as well made as the factory authorized parts that are the same as those parts that came with…

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Manage Your Car by Knowing the Total Cost of Ownership

Car ownership arrives with different values. Our team at Black Automotive Group is here to help you manage the total cost of owning your car, and this is also important to those who want to acquire new vehicles. Knowing the full ownership value helps you buy what you can afford. We realize most car users mainly focus on the sticker costs and overlook other additional charges.

Knowing the total cost of owning a vehicle helps you manage your vehicle. Visit us today in Statesville and get a proper understanding of what the cost of car ownership means.

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Swiftly See the Importance of Seasonal Maintenance


We here at Black Automotive Group understand that it is not always clear when or why you should take your vehicle in for maintenance. There's no good sense getting a checkup every week, but if you wait too long, normal wear and tear can quickly grow into problems. The changing of the seasons is one of the better ways to time your maintenance routine.

A season is both a nice chunk of time between checkups; it is also a…
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Welcome Fall in the Colorful Buick Cascada

Set the tone for your seasonal excursions in the new Buick Cascada! Buick recently announced a variety of modern hues to update your style on the streets of Statesville, North Carolina, and the Black Automotive Group team could not be more excited. Based on customer feedback, Buick added three new paint finishes to the 2018 Buick Cascada model range, giving you additional customization options to enhance your adventures.

What are the three new exterior colors for the 2018 Cascada?

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Do You Need New Brakes?

New GMC vehicles with disk brakes use a wear sensor in each calipers assembly. This sensor will monitor the wear of your brakes throughout their lifespan. When the sensors identify that the lining is nearing wear out and will make an audible sound indicating that you need to replace your brakes.

Other Indicators

  • Grinding or squealing noise while applying the brakes
  • Feeling your vehicle pulling to one side while braking
  • Your steering wheel shutters while applying brake pressure

 

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