Chevrolet Suburban: Classy Technology in a Spacious SUV

Even though the Chevrolet Suburban is a large SUV, it offers technology features that would make you feel as though you're in a sedan or luxury car. The infotainment system begins with a 10-inch screen that allows for easily viewing everything from maps to messages. The screen also shows details that assist in parking and pulling a trailer behind your vehicle in Clarkston.

The rear seats feature a media system with a 12-inch screen. This is beneficial if you have children who enjoy watching movies while traveling. Displays are located behind the front row of seats and in the…

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Buying A Used Car Is The Sensible Choice

Take Advantage Of Driver's Assistance Features

One of the best reasons to buy a new car is to take advantage of the driver's assistance features that keep you safer by monitoring your driving. 360-degree cameras, lane-change assist and off-road driving assistance features are just a few of the modern-day tools that cars use to help keep everything perfect behind the wheel.

The Same Quality As New, Just Cheaper

Let's be honest, there isn't much difference between a new car and a properly detailed used car. Sure, a used car might have more miles on it, but…
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Do Your Part and Share the Road with Cyclists

With more and more people trying to avoid traffic and get in some exercise, it is no wonder that biking is becoming more than just a hobby. As a motorist, it is your responsibility to share the road safely with these cyclists. The friendly staff at Bowman Auto Center wants our drivers to understand how to give bicyclists their due space on the road.

The first rule is to understand that cyclists have every right to be on the road. Do your part by taking the time to learn some basic hand signals that cyclists use to indicate turns and…

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Great Reasons Why You Should Buy a Hatchback

Hatchbacks are popular vehicles for many drivers today. If you are unsure if you should buy one, explore the benefits listed below. From there, you can decide if a hatchback would be the right fit. 

Increased Space

You may need a great deal of space within a vehicle, but do not want to buy an SUV. In that case, a hatchback is an excellent option to try. Even with smaller hatchbacks, it can be quite competitive when it comes to a spacious interior and a large cargo area. Along with that, split-folding seats can give you even more opportunity to…

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Comparing Winter and All-Season Tires

All-season tires are ideal when the roads are dry and outdoor temperatures are relatively mild. However, when the snow and the temperatures start to fall, it may be best to put winter tires on your car. This is because they are built to clear snow and slush away from the road, which allows your tire to make better contact with the asphalt.

It is important to note that you may not be able to use winter tires that have studs on them because they can cause damage to paved road surfaces. Therefore, many towns and cities have outlawed their use…

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Top Things To Bear In Mind When Jumping Someone Else's Battery

Playing the good Samaritan when you come across a driver with a dead battery can feel pretty gratifying. At Bowman Auto Center, we want to help Clarkston motorists ensure that these are always positive, feel-good experiences. We believe that the best way to accomplish this is by sharing simple yet important safety strategies.

Always take your time when charging a battery. Moving too quickly can cause you to make a major mistake. For instance, you want to start by untangling the battery wires so that there's no risk of having the connectors be incorrectly placed. 

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Front-Wheel Drive vs Rear-Wheel Drive

Even though many vehicles boast having four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive, most cars have standard two-wheel drive where the power is sent to either the front wheels for front-wheel drive or to the rear wheels for rear-wheel drive. 

Front-Wheel Drive

A front-wheel drivetrain delivers all of the power to the front wheels, making them responsible for the movement and the steering of the vehicle. They are also cheaper and save more space.  

Front-wheel drive vehicles also have better traction and great gas mileage, but they can understeer and have a lower towing capacity.

Rear-Wheel Drive

 

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Top Technology Features on Chevrolet Suburban

We at Bowman Auto Center are thrilled to offer the new Chevrolet Suburban to our wonderful customers. With room to comfortably fit nine passengers, the Suburban is the perfect SUV for large families. Driving the family around town will be easier than ever before thanks to the vehicle's useful technology features.

Keeping a SUV full of kid's calm can be a difficult task without the right help. Luckily, the new Chevrolet Suburban provides all the help you will need. The vehicles Rear-Seat Media System lets your little passengers play games and watch movies on two 

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Replace a Flat Tire in 5 Simple Steps

Replace a Flat Tire in 5 Simple Steps

All drivers need to know how to replace a flat. There is always a chance you won’t be able to reach emergency services, and flats can occur at any time. Thankfully, we at Bowman Auto Center have prepared this step-by-step guide to assist drivers in Clarkston acquire this knowledge. 

Step-by-Step Guide on Replacing a Flat.

  1. Stop at a safe spot.

    Stop your car at a safe, preferably level ground. Pick a spot on a straight stretch so that oncoming traffic can spot you easily. 
  2. Prepare your car.

    Turn off the engine…
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Not Sure About Oil Changes? Let Bowman Auto Center Help You Out

It can be a bit confusing to think about when your oil should be changed, what products you should use and what to look out for. Unfortunately, there are some motor oil myths that can confuse you. Let us here at Bowman Auto Center provide you with the facts.

  • Oil changes don't have to be performed every 3000 miles. In fact, your owner's manual will provide you with an accurate time frame. You also need to take into consideration the kind of oil used.
  • Using synthetic oil for your vehicle doesn't mean you can't switch to…
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