Important Maintenance for Your Vehicle's Headlights

Working vehicle headlights keep you safe when driving your vehicle at night and in adverse weather conditions. That is why checking your headlights to make sure that they are sufficiently bright and working as intended is a crucial part of your regular vehicle maintenance inspections.

You may not be able to tell immediately when a headlight has stopped working properly. It could start going up by not shining as bright as normal. You may also notice that it flickers or quickly flashes when turned on. This could be a sign that your headlight is about to go out.

 

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Belts and Hoses are Critical Vehicle Components

Hoses and belts play essential roles in a vehicles operation. Drive belts assist with delivering power to various necessary parts. The timing belt makes sure valves open and close at the right time. Hoses allow coolant to travel where it needs to go. Once problems arise with belts and hoses, driving in Lafayette could turn into a disaster. Who wants to deal with an overheated or inoperable vehicle? That can happen when hoses and belts suffer from problems.

With the timing belt, the problems could mean a totaled vehicle. Specific engines end up with wrecked parts when the timing belt…

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Upscale Design Features on the Lincoln Corsair Luxury SUV

The Lincoln Corsair is designed to give you one of the top driving experiences on the road. That's because the Corsair gives top consideration to the driving and the riding experience. Here is a look at some of the notable design features of the current model Corsair.

For years, Lincoln has been known for creating some of the most comfortable seats of any luxury vehicle. That quality continues with what Lincoln calls Perfect Position Seating. These seats give you more options to create the perfect seating position. That includes a driver's seat with 24 different power adjustments.

 

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Choose Your Trim: The New Lincoln Aviator

The new Lincoln Aviator is aerodynamically designed from front to rear. This popular SUV is also aesthetically pleasing from every conceivable angle. Some of the boldest of contours can be found on its side door panels, and its hood is well sculpted. Consumers have the option of choosing from numerous trim levels. This includes the Standard, Reserve, Grand Touring and Black Label.

The new Lincoln Aviator will come equipped with either a 3.0-liter V6 or a 3.3-liter V6. Both engine types just so happen to be twin-turbocharged for maximum power. 

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About Engine Gaskets

Gaskets are malleable ring or sheet-shaped devices that are designed to form a pressure seal between two engine components in order to prevent liquid or gas leakage. The seals are created with withstand pressure, temperature, electrical or electromagnetic forces. 

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Oversteer on a Vehicle vs Understeer

Every vehicle seems to come with a few quirks. That doesn't mean you won't still love what you purchase or lease from Mike Raisor Lincoln in Lafayette, IN. Something you should pay attention to when you test drive a vehicle is whether the model you've selected will oversteer or understeer.

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Customize Your Lincoln Continental

Each person on our team at Mike Raisor Lincoln knows that every driver is different. That's why we're so proud to carry the Lincoln Continental. With its many options, this popular luxury car can be customized to suit your preferences.

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Get Inside the New Lincoln Nautilus

The Lincoln Nautilus is a new luxury crossover that has a striking design with a plethora of features that make your ride around Lafayette more convenient and enjoyable. At Mike Raisor Lincoln, we want to help our customers research our vehicles that they're interested in, so let's look at the design of the new Lincoln Nautilus.

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Lincoln MKZ Delivers on Performance and Capability

While you may associate the Lincoln brand of vehicles with premium styling, the new Lincoln MKZ also boasts a bevy of impressive performance features. This popular midsize luxury sedan exemplifies the height of automotive capability, delivering the whole package to the roads of Lafayette.

The Lincoln MKZ's available twin-turbocharged 3.0L V6 engine offers drivers 400 horsepower that pairs with 400 lb-ft of torque for an exceptional driving experience. The Dynamic Torque Vectoring ensures a precise and sporty drive around every corner. 

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How to Control Pet Hair In Your Car

Here at Mike Raisor Lincoln, we get it folks. Having a pet is one of life's greatest joys, but sometimes our furry little friends can do more harm than good - especially when it comes to keeping things clean. So, next time your little buddy is in the car on a joyride, take these steps to make cleaning up a breeze.

Firstly, you can utilize the vacuum, obviously. However, we've found that a lot of the time the vacuum alone isn't enough to get up all that hair from a dog or cat! So, that's why we…

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