Attention to Safety in the Volvo V90

Safety is something that can never be taken for granted. The makers at Volvo do an excellent job of providing several standard safety features within the luxury wagon known as the V90. Those of us at Century Volvo Cars understand how important it is for you to know the safety features within your future vehicle.

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What to Expect with the Volvo XC90

When it comes to top-tier SUVs that are luxury-based, the Volvo XC90 sits at the top of the ranks. This particular SUV seems to appeal to a wide demographic of people no matter the race or religion. The XC90 comes with a powerful turbocharged engine, and it's classically beautiful to the naked eye.

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Tips for Helping Someone Jump Start Their Car

Neighborly drivers in Huntsville know how to safely jump start other folks' cars. At Century Volvo Cars, we want to offer tips to help you learn.

Most jumper cables are color-coded. Black indicates negative. Red, yellow or striped indicates positive. Always start at the positive terminal of the weak battery. Clamp your positive cable to it, and connect that cable to your good battery's matching terminal. Stay at your battery now. Attach your negative cable to your negative terminal.

Importantly, you should never connect the remaining clamp to the weak battery. 

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Testing Your Battery With a Voltmeter

Testing your car battery is a good procedure to know so that you can have an idea of whether or not you need a new battery before you visit our dealership in Huntsville. Use a voltmeter and do this simple voltage test the next time your car doesn't start.

Battery Voltage Test

Set your voltmeter to measure volts and make sure the ignition is off. Touch the positive and negative test leads to the positive and negative terminals on the battery. 

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