Types of Spare Tires Beyond the Doughnut

When you think of a spare tire, you might think of the little doughnut that many vehicles come with. While that is one kind of spare tire that you might have, there is actually a whole selection of spare tires, and you might have a different one in your current car. At Parks Fiat of Wesley Chapel, we want to help you understand some of the positives and negatives of a couple of the types of spare tires.

A compact temporary spare tire is the doughnut that you're familiar with. What's nice about this particular kind is that…

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Improve Your Financial Well-Being by Saving on Gas

There are times when even an extra $50 a month could have some positive benefits to your overall financial well-being. But if you're strapped on cash, where can you come up with the money? Saving money on your gas is one easy way to save money all month long. Here are a couple of tips from Parks Fiat of Wesley Chapel that can help you save.

One easy and free way to get better fuel economy is to avoid speeding up and slamming on the brakes. When you're in a hurry, it can be tempting to think that…

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Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement 101

Our Parks Fiat of Wesley Chapel team values driver safety over everything, so we're always passing safety hacks on to our customers. Windshield wiper blade replacement is one such hack. Wiper blades keep your windshield crystal clear in any weather. That's why it's important to replace them regularly.

Don't Wait Too Late

Don't wait for wiper blades to degrade before changing them. As a general rule, aim to replace your windshield wiper blades every six months or at least once each year. 

 

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Keep Your Car Free of Pet Hair

Dog hair inside a car can look quite unsightly. The smell might not be too appealing, either. Hair inside a pet’s travel crate or strands resting on top of seat covers aren’t necessarily a big deal. Preventive measures add the cleanliness inside the vehicle. And the travel crate contributes to safer driving, since the dog isn’t moving around the seats.

Keeping hair out of the car isn’t always easy, despite your best efforts. Cleaning things may not be too tough. If you use a vacuum with a brush on the end, the device can dig out…

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Two Reasons To Have Your Car Battery Professionally Serviced

Replacing your car's battery might seem like a simple and fairly hassle-free task. However, countless drivers have discovered that these projects aren't always as straightforward as they initially appear. At Parks Fiat of Wesley Chapel, we want to share two important reasons to have your car battery professionally serviced or replaced.

There May Be An Underlying Problem

When your battery goes dead, your first assumption will likely be that this component is no longer functional. Excess corrosion on the battery posts,

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Get The Car You Really Want By Improving Your Credit Score

Many Wesley Chapel locals require funding assistance when purchasing new or used automobiles. The out-of-pocket costs for reliable vehicles typically exceed the amounts that consumers have readily at hand. At Parks Fiat of Wesley Chapel, we're excited to share several easy strategies for improving your credit score and getting the auto financing you need.

Take A Look At Your Credit Report

The first and most important step in general credit repair is carefully reviewing your credit report. You may find that you're being held responsible for debt that isn't actually yours. 

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Used Cars: Why Should You Buy Them?

There are a multitude of reasons to decide to purchase a used car. After all, not everyone has the deep pockets to afford to buy a new car outright. They still need transportation, and that is why a used car is a great solution.

A used car not only has a cheaper price tag, but they also likely don't have anything wrong with them. They have had a previous owner, but that is the only thing that can be held against them. They are still great pieces of technology, and they are highly useful.

 

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The One that Puts on a Show

Some cars are designed specifically with looks in mind. Other cars cater to the overall feel of the interior. However, there is one point of interest that will always remain important: performance. Performance is the factor that often stands out more than other elements. The Fiat 124 Spider Roadster, a popular convertible sports car, offers an incredible performance and puts on a show for any driver in Wesley Chapel.

One of the incredible performance features of the Fiat 124 Spider Roadster is the powerful turbo engine.

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The Impressive-looking Fiat 500e

The compact Fiat 500e is a favorite among vehicle owners desiring to save money on fuel while reducing carbon emissions. Their smaller size makes the vehicles are easy to handle and maneuver. The exterior of the 500e is also quite attractive.

The body sits low to the ground and has an overall rounded appearance. Sculpted lines accent the wheel wells and lower body fascia. Oval-shaped headlights and rounded daytime running lights border the minuscule grille region. The lower front body features a large motor vent in contrasting color.

The side mirrors have heating technology that ensures 

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Fiat 124 Spider Roadster Performance Features

The Fiat 124 Spider Roadster is a popular sports car, and for good reason. It has many features that give it that powerful feeling sports car lovers crave. It comes standard with a 1.4L MultiAir Turbo engine. This engine promises 184 pound-feet of torque and 160 horsepower. The 16 valve fresh-air system includes two stainless exhaust tips.

When you choose the Fiat 124 Spider Roadster, you have your choice of transmissions. You can go with the six-speed automatic, which provides 36 mpg on the highway and smooth performance and responsive throttle. 

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