Headlights: Projector vs. Reflector

Getting more bang for your headlight bucks is important. Our team at Livermore Lincoln completely understands. We like economy, long lifespans and optimal brightness when it comes to headlights, which brings us to our question. Which is better: projector or reflector headlights?

It's a Wonderful Tie

Every type of headlight assembly has its pros. The same is true of projector and reflector headlights. It isn't the projection or the reflection that determines the brightness. It's the type of light the assembly contains. LED is fairly common these days. 

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What Is A Recall?

When vehicle owners receive a recall notice, they should take the report seriously. A recall notice reveals the manufacturer discovered a defect in a particular model. Sometimes, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issues the recall. Regardless, a defect could undermine safety, so bring the vehicle to the dealership for repairs proves advisable.

Manufacturers must perform recall repairs free of charge. A statute of limitations exists, and it is 10 years. Owners who allow the statute of limitations to expire lose their chance to get a free fix while also 

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Performance With Room to Spare: The Lincoln Aviator

An SUV shouldn't merely be capable or luxurious. A good SUV should be able to blow you away with its performance to give you the confidence you need to take on any driving condition. Fortunately, the Lincoln Aviator at Livermore Lincoln is capable, luxurious, and packed with performance-enhancing features that are sure to give you a thrill every time you get behind the wheel.

Every Lincoln Aviator is equipped with five unique driving modes. Each of these modes can be selected at any time at the turn of a knob. As soon as you select a new driving mode…

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Surprising Design Features of the Lincoln Corsair

The Lincoln Corsair is changing what one should expect from a compact luxury SUV. In fact, the Corsair has one of the top design features of any vehicle in its class. Here are two major design features found on the current model Corsair.

When you reproach the Corsair, the SUV gives you a presentation unlike any other. With the keyfob in your possession, the vehicle will welcome you with a sequential lighting presentation, an illuminated logo mat and a soft LED exterior glow. You have never experienced anything like this in another SUV in this segment.

 

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Ambient Lighting: The New Trend in Luxury Vehicles

When you're looking for a luxury vehicle, you don't want to sell yourself short. Ask our employees at Livermore Lincoln and we'll be happy to recommend the Lincoln Corsair. The expert design elements of this vehicle make it truly a ride like no other.

Have you ever heard of a vehicle with ambient lighting? Now you have. The Lincoln Corsair has ambient lighting functionalities that allow you to set the mood inside the vehicle. You'll feel like you're driving in a limousine when you select one of seven ambient lighting colors at the start of…

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The Lincoln Aviator Is An Automotive Masterpiece

The Lincoln Aviator is more than your standard SUV. This vehicle is basically a sanctuary on wheels thanks to all of its fabulous features. This mid-size SUV can be driven on a daily basis, and you'll look extremely good in the process. Whatever trim level you opt for, consumers will receive a ride that's dependable and efficient.

When driving the Lincoln Aviator, you'll get an elevated experience that's like nonother. This seven-passenger vehicle hosts a twin-turbocharged V6. This 3.0-liter engine will crank out as much as 400 horsepower. Pound-feet 

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What is Car Wax?

Theres nothing like the look of a brand-new car. The way the paint shines in the sunlight is truly something to behold. If you want to maintain that new-car look, though, it's important that you become familiar with car wax. At Livermore Lincoln, we want you to be able to take care of your vehicle, which is why we offer this look at the basics of car wax.

Wax can be made from a variety of different components. Whether its carnauba wax, palm wax, or silicone wax, though, wax is ultimately a compound that can be applied as a…

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Why Should You Use Winter Wiper Blades?

Although some drivers do not see the importance of switching to winter wiper blades with the changing of seasons, using them is a wise decision when driving in cold weather. Livermore Lincoln wants you to understand the differences between winter and summer wiper blades as well as the importance of using the appropriate windshield wiper blades during the winter months.

Winter wiper blades differ from those designed for warmer weather in a few ways, and one of those is the protective layer that preserves these blades functionality in snowy and icy conditions. 

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What Does Your Car's Differential Do?

The differential is a vehicle component that the average driver rarely, if ever, thinks about. This is unfortunate because of how important a differential is. The differential allows a car's outside tire to spin at a greater speed than the other inside tire. A vehicles differential uses engine power to give wheels on the same axle the ability to spin independently and at differing speeds. This is crucial when making a turn.

Now that you understand how important your cars differential is when turning on Livermore roads, it is also important to learn about the three types of differentials…

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What are Brake Inspections

Poor brake performance could lead to an unavoidable accident. Drivers in Livermore should make sure their brakes remain in top shape. Getting the brakes inspected on schedule decreases the chances of problems.

During a brake inspection, a technician checks out the various components inside the system. The technician looks at the pads, calipers, brake lines, drums, and more. A full brake inspection, one involving removing the tires, would be preferable to a cursory one. So, getting the brake inspection done during tire rotations makes sense.

 

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