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Why is Brake Fluid Used in Automotive Brakes?

Brake fluid is something many car owners overlook because it seldom requires their attention, but it is a critical fluid that should be monitored. That's because it's the key ingredient to any car's braking power.

Stopping a automobile quickly is a key measure of any vehicle's safety. The amount of force that needs to be applied to a vehicle's wheels for a sudden stop is far more than anybody could provide with their foot by stepping on the brake pedal. Brake fluid fills a pneumatic system that multiplies the force of a driver's foot…

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Handling Long Distance Driving with High Mileage Oils


If you have more than 75,000 miles on your odometer, we highly recommend that you start using high mileage oils. It doesn’t matter whether you accumulated all that distance for 25 years or within 5 years. All that matters is the more your miles go up, the higher the chances of your engine developing issues. As such, it is important to always ensure you are up to date with ay maintenance service schedules.

High mileage oil comes in to help by allowing your engine to handle extreme temperatures better and keep your motor safe...
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Windshield wiper fluid: the how-to's


Windshield wiper fluid can be purchased at all local automotive stores and at almost every grocery store. Seems pretty unusual for this car fluid to be sold in grocery stores, right? This fluid is incredibly easy to refill and also makes a huge impact on the cleanliness of your windshield. That is the reason this is so easy to find. Auto manufacturers want to encourage everyday drivers to make this a normal routine to check and refill.

This fluid is stored in a plastic reservoir located under your hood. Refilling is as simple as pouring the liquid out of the…
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Getting The Car Of Your Dreams, Right From Your Home Or Office


As you may already know, Land Rover Fox Valley in Appleton goes the extra mile for our customers. We've now also made it faster and easier than ever to get financing. With our online financing application, you'll be able to get a pre-approval before making a trip to the dealership.

The benefit you'll get in return for applying in advance is saving valuable time and money. No longer will you have to spend hours running around town, doing paperwork, or, spending hours on the phone trying to secure financing. The experts at Land Rover Fox Valley are…
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Keep Your Gas Tank Full During Winter Months

If you are driving around with your gas tank less than half full to try to improve your fuel economy, you actually aren't doing yourself any favors, and may even be doing more harm than good. Not only does this technique not work very effectively, it can also cause damage to your luxurious Land Rover that is difficult to repair. When the weather gets colder during the winter months, it becomes even more important to keep your gas tank full or at least leaning towards the full side.

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You Need Kitty Litter, Sand, And Salt


It’s probable that you have, at some point, heard of the “kitty litter trick,” which refers to using the clay-based commodity to get yourself out of a sticky situation – literally – if you find your vehicle stuck in a ditch, recession, deep mound of earth, mud, snow, ice, or another trove of already-fallen winter precipitation.

Kitty litter, unlike rock salt, should never be used in your driveway to clear ice, or any roadway, for that matter. The mostly-clay product will likely stick to other objects, despite being highly slippery. The odd combination can cause serious accidents...
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Why Your Tire Tread Is Important


Ensuring that you are driving a safe vehicle is a necessity. In order to ensure the safety of your vehicle, you need to routinely check every area of your vehicle that impacts safety directly. This means making sure that areas of your vehicle, such as tire tread, are at a safe depth. The depth of your tire tread is important for a variety of reasons, but here are just a couple.

Smoother ride - When you are driving in your vehicle, you want the ride to be smooth. In order to ensure a smooth ride, you need to make sure the…
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Safety Measures for Traveling with the Dog

Traveling with the pet is a thrilling experience. However, it is critical to make sure that you take all the necessary action to keep the pet secure.

At Land Rover Fox Valley, if you are looking for a spacious SUV to accommodate your pet, we may have the one for you.

To ensure that the pet is safe and secure, you can take the following necessary measures:...

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