How do I unfreeze my car windows in cold weather?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 at 5:21 PM
Frozen mirror and window of used vehicle in winter

It’s probably one of the most annoying situations that you can encounter when you’re in colder weather. You’re ready to head out to work or school in the morning, you turn over your engine, but your window won’t roll down. This can cause trouble in many different regards, so we bet you’re wondering “How do I unfreeze my car windows in cold weather?”   Read the rest of this entry »

What do you need to obtain a motorcycle license in Colorado? 

By Product Expert | Posted in Motorcycles on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at 2:30 PM
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How to get a motorcycle endorsement in Colorado 

Is there anything better than stepping up to your motorcycle, firing it up and heading for the open road? In our eyes, it’s one of the most exhilarating things you can do, but there are still some precautionary measures that you’ll want to take if you’re looking to enter the motorcycle market. The first step is to get legally approved to operate one, so today we invite you to join our Carville’s Auto Mart sales team as we show you how to get a motorcycle endorsement in Colorado!   Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I buy a Christmas tree near Grand Junction? 

By Product Expert | Posted in Local Events on Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 4:20 PM
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Best Christmas Tree Farms near Grand Junction CO 

Christmas is such a glorious time for all Coloradans – not only is the view of falling snow and crisp, quiet air breathtaking, but it also affords us the opportunity to decorate our homes with the coziest ranges of tinsels, ornaments and wreaths. The centerpiece of your home Christmas village isn’t complete without the tree, however, so if you’re not about to join in the artificial party just yet, our Carville’s Auto Mart team will show you the best Christmas Tree farms near Grand Junction CO today!   Read the rest of this entry »

Where in Colorado do I need to get an emissions test done on my vehicle?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Mechanic checking vehicle tailpipe during emission test

Colorado counties that require emissions testing on new and used models 

With a longstanding industry emphasis on combating climate change and making the air around us cleaner and safer, it’s not uncommon to see many American jurisdictions require smog tests on sedans, SUVs, and trucks. This isn’t exempt here in Colorado, so today our Carville’s Auto Mart team will show you all the Colorado counties that require emissions testing on new and used models.   Read the rest of this entry »

How to transfer a title when you purchase a vehicle in Colorado

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 at 2:09 PM
Two vehicle title documents stacked on top of each other

Purchasing a vehicle to upgrade or replace your current model can often be a rewarding experience, especially when you’re signing off on one that’s more efficient, powerful or innovative than the car that’s been in your driveway. However, you’ll want to be aware that signing on the dotted line isn’t the final step for vehicle ownership – today, our Carville’s Auto Mart team will show you how to transfer a title when you purchase a vehicle in Colorado!    Read the rest of this entry »

My car is stuck in the snow – what do I do? 

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Thursday, November 1st, 2018 at 5:53 PM
Closeup shot of vehicle tires stuck in the snow

What to do when your vehicle is stuck in snowy conditions 

Winter driving is something that few people find enjoyable, simply because when snow, sleet, and other precipitation gets onto the road, it can be hazardous and even challenging to keep basic control of your model. We don’t wish the worst to happen on you as you drive, but at some point, you may find yourself in a situation where you’ve gotten stuck in the snow and have no idea how to get out. We want to help in preparation of winter’s arrival, and today we’ll show you what to do when your vehicle is stuck in snowy conditions.  Read the rest of this entry »

Why should I buy a pre-owned station wagon?

By Product Expert | Posted in Used Cars on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 at 6:48 PM
chrystler station wagon on street

Benefits of buying a pre-owned station wagon 

The draw of owning a used station wagon is akin to the gratification of keeping a vintage collection of some sort. You get to own something that not many other people have, and it’s somewhat a relic of the past. You stand out in a good way, and you have a certain pride in your vehicle that only other station wagon owners can experience. If you’re in the market for a pre-owned station wagon, then what you are about to read will resonate with you. If you aren’t, you’ll probably wish you were, after reading about the benefits of buying a pre-owned station wagon. 

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How to control your car when you blow out a tire

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at 4:13 PM
blown out tire

The best actions to take when you’re driving and get a flat tire 

When it comes to car accidents, human error is often the most-cited cause; errors such as distracted driving or driving under the influence. But sometimes a vehicle may seem out of the driver’s control, like when a tire is blown out. Popping a tire can happen to anyone, often you may not even whatever it is that you run over that pierces your vehicle’s tire. Since it could happen to anyone, we believe that everyone should be prepared. That’s why here at Carville’s Auto Mart, we’re going to tell you how to control your car when you blow out a tire. 

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Should I get my car detailed?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 at 1:31 PM
washing a blue car

Top three things to know about car detailing 

Here at Carville’s Auto Mart, we offer car detailing. If you’re asking yourself “should I get my car detailed?”, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve answered some common questions below. Read on to discover the top three things to know about car detailing. 

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What are some of the best pickup trucks for a camping trip?

By Product Expert | Posted in Trucks on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 3:42 PM
red 2015 ford f-350 towing a trailer

Best Pickup Trucks for a Camping Trip 

Summer may be the official season of camping, but we think autumn has been underrated. With cooler weather, less bugs, and less crowded camping sites, the fall season is a great time for squeezing in a last hurrah. If you didn’t get a chance to get away this summer, don’t sweat it; you’ll have an even better time around a campfire with fall leaves to color your views. And there’s no better way to enjoy your camping than with a pre-owned pickup truck. Here at Carville’s Auto Mart, we want to show you some of the best pickup trucks for a camping trip.  

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