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Getting Ready to Jump Start Another Car

When your car battery dies, you can try getting it going again with a jump start from a running car. As long as you have jumper cables, these steps are simple enough for you to try on your own.

Line the car hoods up so that they are facing each other. Pop the hoods to access the battery terminals. The red positive clamps belong with the positive battery terminals, and the black negative clamps should be attached to the negative battery terminals. 

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Preventing a Tire Blowout

A tire blowout is an expensive and potentially dangerous situation on the road. You don't want to put yourself or others at risk because you have not taken the time and care to make sure you know what you are looking at when it comes to preventing a tire blowout.

The biggest thing to be on the lookout for are old or worn down tires. Tires only have so much life to them, and they should be rotated on a regular basis as well. If you wear your tires down too much, you could end up causing their odds…

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The Volvo XC90: Let's Check Out its Performance Features

Here at Century Volvo Cars, our team is impressed with the Volvo XC90. This luxury SUV is one of the best models in its class with an abundance of benefits. Among these benefits include performance features that offer outstanding capability.

The XC90 is equipped with an eight-speed Geartronic automatic transmission. This transmission provides you with superior performance and optimal engine response by always ensuring that you are in the right gear. With this transmission, you can shift to manual when you feel like a dynamic driving experience. 

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The Volvo S90: Entertainment Your Way

These days, drivers listen to music in a number of different ways. Thankfully, the Volvo S90 has a versatile infotainment system that lets you stay entertained however you want. The popular luxury sedan is available at Century Volvo Cars.

The infotainment equipment is one of the most prominent features of the cabin. The large touch screen display is installed vertically, providing more screen real estate to swipe through the various menus. A user-friendly interface makes it easy to find music that you love. Y 

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Top Interior Features of the Volvo V90

Motorists across the United States credit the Volvo V90 with being one of the best luxury wagons on the market. There are a number of reasons why the Volvo V90 garners this accolade. Included on the list are the tremendous interior features on the Volvo V90.

Among the solid interior features of the Volvo V90 is the electric folding rear headrest system. 

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Volvo XC60 R-Design: Sporty Performance from an SUV

The Volvo XC60 is a luxury SUV that was built with an emphasis on athletic performance. This four-door SUV is available in a few different trim levels. The R-Design trim package, in particular, was made for those who appreciate high-performance vehicles. To test drive a Volvo XC60, feel free to stop by Century Volvo Cars in Huntsville, AL.

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Freshening Up Your Vehicle's Exterior Paint

If you car exterior is damaged from chips or scratches, you may decide to touch it up. Applying a small amount of paint can go a long way in improving your vehicle's appearance. However, you'll have to do it correctly to avoid any further damage. Follow these tips from Century Volvo Cars to get the job done correctly.

The first step in touching up your car's finish is to pick the right paint. Using the wrong type of paint, or wrong color, could have a significant effect on the outcome. Even a color one shade off can…

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How to Stay Safe on a Road Trip

As our friends and neighbors begin planning out their itineraries for their road trips in spring and summer, the Century Volvo Cars team has decided to put together a brief guide to help you stay safe during your trip.

Before you ever leave home to go on a road trip, you should spend some time inspecting your vehicle's key components to ensure that they are working as they should. In doing so, you must pay particular attention to the engine, the battery, the brakes, and the steering. If you notice any issues, you should address them before you start…

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