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Spring Is the Season to Service Your Automobile

Part of being an automobile owner is keeping a regular maintenance schedule for vehicle components such as tires, belts and other parts that deteriorate over time, plus keeping the fluids at the proper levels. But how often and when should these maintenance checks take place?

Your owner's manual will have the recommended schedules that should be conducted every so many miles for things like changing the oil, but many basic maintenance tasks can be done at any time. 

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What You Need To Know About Alignments

Is your vehicle pulling to one side on a consistent basis when you put on your brakes? it could be telling you something about the alignment of your tires. Uneven tire wear, control issues, and constantly having to correct your steering are all issues that could result from poor tire alignment. This is why you should take your car to Eagle Volvo today and have our technicians check it out for you.

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What Makes Up the Fuel System in a Car?

The fuel system has always been an issue for cars with internal combustion engines. The original cars used a gravity operating system to deliver fuel to the combustion chamber. Today, there are still some engines that utilize the gravity system, but most engines are powered by a fuel system that involves much more than that.

Typical vehicles have a fuel delivery system that includes a fuel tank, a fuel pump, and fuel lines that may or may not reach the entire length of the vehicle.

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When Should You Replace Your Tires?

The right time to replace your car tires is when the tread is unable to grip the road properly any longer. Visit the dealership so one of the mechanics can put the car on their lift and see exactly how much tire tread is remaining.

Look to see if the tire tread is beginning to separate from the rest of the car tire. 

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New Volvo XC40 SUV Named European Car Of The Year

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The latest win for small the new Volvo XC40 SUV means the complete line-up of new global Volvo SUVs have each been named Car of the Year in either Europe or North America. Both the large XC90 and mid-size XC60 were awarded the North American Truck/Utility of the Year title in the past two years.

For small families on Long Island looking for the perfect SUV, from Jamesport to Mattituck, the XC40 is the ideal choice, whether they are picking up the kids from a soccer game in Cutchogue, or dropping them off at school in Wading River.
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Volvo 1800 S showcased at Techno-Classica

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Sir Roger Moore's 1800 S showcased at Techno-Classica classic car show.

The 1967 Volvo 1800 S once owned by Sir Roger Moore and featured in television’s ‘The Saint’ will be on show at the Volvo Cars Heritage stand at Techno-Classica Essen, Germany, March 21-25.

Fans of Sir Roger Moore, across Long Island, from Northampton to Northville, from Westhampton to Bridgehampton recognize the stylish and sporty Volvo that made episodes of The Saint so exciting. Sir Roger’s car was built at the Volvo Torslanda plant in Sweden, in November 1966.

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Volvo V60 Reinvents The Family Car

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Volvo V60 Reinvents The Family Car With Safety And Lots Of Style.

When it comes to choosing a family vehicle that can accomodate a bunch of kids, while still making your neighbors in Calverton, Southampton and Sag Harbor gasp, the Volvo V60 is in a class of its own.

Underlining Volvo's position as a maker of cars that combine good looks with everyday practicality, the Swedish company revealed the new V60 five-door, mid-size premium estate. The SPA-based V60 introduces a new standard to the mid-size premium estate segment with a luxurious interior, increased levels of space...

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Your Brake System: It's More Than You Know

Your car stops when you press the brake pedal and you have to change your brake fluid sometimes. That's what most people know about their brakes, at least. The brake fluid is actually part of a more complex system, though. If you're interested in the mechanics of your brake system, read below.

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Volvo XC40, Designed For The City

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Volvo XC40, the confidence-inspiring SUV designed for the city.

Premium carmaker, Volvo, will bring a new standard of safety and user experience to the small SUV premium segment with the launch of the new Volvo XC40 this autumn.

“The XC40 is our first SUV in this rapidly growing segment and has a clear focus on navigating today’s hectic city environments. Building on Volvo’s heritage as the leader in safety, the new XC40 will offer the best possible safety standards combined with an easy-to-use interface and convenient connected services,” ...

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