Volvo XC40 Exterior Features

The Volvo XC40 is turning heads with its sleek, European styling. A luxury crossover SUV, the Volvo XC40 comes with four different trims, including the Momentum, R-Design, Inscription, and Recharge. The Volvo XC40 features a handcrafted look that’s sleek yet playful.

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Mitigate Allergy Season by Washing, Waxing Your Vehicle

Given the calendar, the spring season is official. And with spring comes pollen and other allergens to stay clear of, if that's your preference. Soon, your vehicle will be covered in nature's perfume, and remnants filmy and caking. Simply entering your car might initiate a sneezing fit or burning eyes, thus making driving a bit more challenging for the affected. To mitigate, the answer is simple.

With all the dust coming, get ahead of it by washing and waxing your car.

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A Well-Prepared Driver is a Safe Driver

When driving, safety and its preparation should be paramount. Many things could go awry no matter how long or short the distance traveled. And our common sense as drivers may become diluted given all the trappings of technology and entertainment features that all new vehicles employ. Therefore, it's imperative you make a concerted effort to be well prepared for almost all hazards or events on the road.

It's good practice to have a "bug-out bag" in the trunk or cargo area. This bag could contain warm clothing, blanket, sleeping bag and toiletries.

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How To Protect Your Car From Salt Corrosion

Keep Your Car Free From Salt Corrosion

Salt from the road and sometimes the ocean air does damage to your car. Keep your car clean and at its highest value by cleaning and preventing corrosive salt deposits.

Here are a few methods for cleaning salt and preventing it from destroying your car’s paint and engine:

  • Apply a protective coating of film to the paint job 

A ceramic coating or another type of protective film will fully protect your paint from salt, dirt, scratches and UV rays. Protective coatings also eliminate the need for wax application. 

  • Degrease salt from the…
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Spotlight on the Volvo Certified Pre-Owned Program

Have you ever explored the Volvo CPO program? It's a wonderful way to finally purchase the luxury vehicle of your dreams without breaking the bank. How? Our Volvo Cars of Lebanon team has the Volvo CPO rundown.

Like New, Less-Then-New Prices

Volvo CPO vehicles are late-model, low-mileage Volvo vehicles that still look, smell and perform like new. Before being re-released back into service, our Volvo-certified techs subject each vehicle to a 170-point inspection. Each vehicle receives parts repair and replacement to factory specs. Several road tests throughout the 

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Facts to Know About Gaskets

Here at Volvo Cars of Lebanon, we get asked many questions about vehicles and vehicle maintenance, including gaskets. Here are a couple of facts to keep in mind.

Gaskets form a thin and necessary layer between parts of your engine in order to prevent fuel and vapor leaks. One of those parts you may not think about often, a failed gasket can cause everything from decreased fuel efficiency to total engine failure. Keep in mind that gaskets do wear out over time, and gasket replacement is standard maintenance over time. The sooner you replace a failing gasket, the better.

 

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