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What to Do in Case of a Vehicle Getting Stolen

While it is good to try and prevent automobile theft, there are some cases when a vehicle is going to get stolen. Therefore, there are certain things that you can do in order to protect your vehicle even when it is stolen so that the thief is not able to get away with the vehicle.

One thing that you can do is make sure that your title is not easy to find in the vehicle. If the thief is able to produce the title to the police, then they will be able to get away more easily. If the thief…

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Reduce Glare While Driving With These Two Simple Techniques

Sunsets and sunrises are beautiful when you're sitting on your backyard porch, but they can be an extra danger when you're driving. Glare from the sun can make driving nerve-wracking or simply give you a headache from squinting. But there are some things that you can do to make yourself more comfortable and safe.

One of the most obvious things to do is to use your visor. It can cut down on the amount of light that hits your eyes. Just pull it down so that the orb of the sun is no longer in your line of…

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Explore the New Volvo V90

The 2018 Volvo V90 is one of the most popular luxury wagons on the road today. The V90 is stylish and performs very well. However, that's not all it has to offer. It also continues Volvo's legacy of being one of the safest cars on the road. Innovative safety features found in this model include the 360° camera. This shows drivers the whole area around the vehicle, which helps them monitor their surroundings for obstacles.

Other safety features include park assist for both the front and rear of the vehicle. There's also a collision warning system. This…

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Smartphone Connectivity in the Volvo XC40

In the new Volvo XC40, your smartphone can become a part of your ride. This popular luxury subcompact SUV has standard smartphone connectivity. You can pair your device to the infotainment center for hands-free functionality.

Every XC40 at Gunther Volvo Delray Beach has Bluetooth technology built right in. Data is transferred wirelessly. Once your mobile device is paired, it can connect to the SUV each time you get behind the wheel. The infotainment system has Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities built right in.  

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Overview of Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay is a simple service that lets you play music and other streamed content from the driver’s seat. Users of the service can access it from other seats of the car as well. For the most part, someone new to this particular Apple service can just consider it an Automotive version of iTunes, as it allows the same content to be accessed while on the road.

Car owners can access the service through a device in their car. The car must have some form of Wi-Fi enabled. It can be enabled through a cellular service or through some…
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Winter is Coming: Change Your Oil


The aroma of pumpkin spice fills the nearby Starbucks and the leaves change color. Mowing the lawn has switched over to raking leaves. One of the many fall chores someone should consider is changing his or her oil. If he or she does not want to change the oil on his own, it does not hurt to take it to a mechanic to have it changed. Having an oil with the wrong viscosity can damage a car's engine.

This damage takes place slowly, but most readers want to know what viscosity means. Viscosity refers to how easily the fluid…
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How to Deal With a Car Accident

If you've been in an accident, there are a few things you need to know. While facing a motor vehicle accident or collision can be stressful and even scary, the truth is that proper preparation can make an incredible difference.

If you are in an accident, make sure you take pictures of the accident. Include photographs of any vehicles that were involved in the crash. You should also take pictures of the damage to your vehicle in particular.  

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Pets On Board: Driving Safely With Your Furry Friends

At our Volvo dealership, we know exactly how much joy a loving pet can bring into its owner's life. As such, we know how exciting it can be to bring your pet on journey to a nearby lake or forest. Of course, while you are on the road, it is also important to remember your pet's safety needs.

Though it can certainly be tempting to allow your pet to simply sit in the passenger seat, or wander freely around the vehicle, this can be quite unsafe. 

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Safety Features in the New Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim

Here are a few safety features in the new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim. The all-new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim has the Adaptive Cruise Control working to make your driving on the highway safer and more convenient too. Choose your speed, and the radar monitors the road ahead and will power down the brakes if needed in order to maintain that safe distance between cars.

Put the new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim in reverse and you'll activate the Cross-Traffic Alert radar system. The radar scans both ways to look for any vehicle that could be in your path as you…

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Features in this Years Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim

Here is why the new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is so popular. The way that the new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is making driving on the highway safer is by way of the Adaptive Cruise Control system. The radar will scan the highway ahead of your car for a vehicle that is not moving as fast as you are, then will slow down the vehicle until that car is moved on so you can resume the set speed.

The all-new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is now equipped with a rearview camera for making your ride in reverse easier.  

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