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AWD vs 4WD - What's the Difference?

AWD vs 4WD 
At Berkshire Hathaway Automotive we want to make sure that you understand what you’re investing in when you choose a vehicle from one of our dealerships. Many of our vehicles come with the all-wheel drive feature, and there’s also a four-wheel drive option that people confuse as being the same thing. Let’s clarify what these two features are so you can choose which the best one will be for your style of driving.
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Why Is My Car Not Accelerating Properly?

Why is my car not accelerating? 
You step on your accelerator only to find that your vehicle doesn’t pick up speed as quickly as you thought it would. This problem is common, and a number of issues can cause it. It’s a good idea to have the problem corrected as soon as possible. Otherwise, you could be putting yourself in a dangerous situation if you can’t accelerate quickly enough to merge with traffic on the busy highway.
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What Motor Oil Should I Be Using?

car oil types 
After you invest in a vehicle, the amount of maintenance and service that you encounter may start to add up quickly. This maintenance is designed to keep your vehicle running efficiently, but many vehicle owners become confused regarding the specifics of this service. Routine oil changes are necessary to protect your engine and keep it running efficiently. Still, many people question what type of motor oil they should be using for their periodic oil changes. The type of oil that you choose will depend on the vehicle you have, how much you’re driving, where you’re driving, and your…
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Summer Maintenance Tips

Summer Maintenance Tips

Summer has officially arrived, and now it's time to take a summer road trip! And if you're like many other drivers in the area, you're probably ready to hit the road. But, not so fast! Have you prepared your vehicle for a safe journey? Now is the moment to do so, and our service center has the help you need. With the summer heat, your vehicle is much more vulnerable to adverse heat conditions. And our factory-trained and certified technicians are available to ensure your vehicle is in top quality shape.

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5 Reasons You Should Follow Your Car Maintenance Schedule

Auto tools for car maintenance  

From safety to saving money on car repairs, maintaining your car adequately and on time according to the recommended schedule is important. Keeping up with your vehicle's routine maintenance can help prevent or catch problems early on, which means minor issues will get fixed before significant problems arise. Taking care of your car will also make your car last longer.

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Insider Car Buying Tips

Car Buyer Doing Research on Laptop  

You may be a first-time car buyer, or you may be looking for your next vehicle in a long line of many automobiles. Regardless of your buying experience, there are always some new tricks that you can learn to make the process simpler and more straightforward. From minivans to trucks, Berkshire Hathaway Automotive has some tips to share.

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