Blog

It May Be Time To Replace Your Wiper Blades

Carbone Subaru in Troy, NY wants your vehicle to operate in the safest and most efficient manner possible. Your wiper blades are an important part of your vehicle. They keep the windshield clear so that you can see for safe driving. Over the course of time, all wipers need to be replaced.

Read More
Categories:

Timing Belt: An Important Element of Your Vehicle

The timing belt is a critical part of your overall vehicle that you may not even realize the importance of. A lot of us don't even know what a timing belt is, and we are more ignorant for not having this knowledge than we may even realize.

The thing about the timing belt is that it is essential to keeping your engine running smoothly on your vehicle. 

Read More
Categories:

How to Travel With Your Pet

Pets are part of the family, and it is important to keep them safe when they're in a moving vehicle. Here at Carbone Subaru in Troy, NY, we like to provide our customers with useful tips, so read further for pet travel tips.

First and foremost, never leave your furry friend unattended inside of your vehicle.

Read More
Categories:

Protect Your Winter Tires by Replacing Them With Summer Tires in the Spring

You know that it's important to have quality tires on your vehicle, but do you know how important it is to have tires that are made for the season and weather in which you're driving? At Carbone Subaru in Troy, NY, we want you to make the most of your vehicle by using the right tires at the right times, and we want to help you understand the difference between winter and summer tires.

Read More
Categories:

Auto Knowledge 101: All You Need to Know About Gaskets

Your vehicle comes with hundreds of gaskets, but what purpose do they serve? Gaskets are important because they bind at least two surfaces together, which prevents any fluids and gases from escaping and mixing. Most gaskets are made out of multi-level steel, but they can also be made of other durable materials, such as copper and rubber. 

Read More
Categories:

How to Find the Best Used Car for Your Money

The folks at Carbone Subaru want you to know as much as possible about buying a used car. One thing to keep in mind when doing so is to gather as much information about the vehicle as possible. This means getting a used car history report and asking the seller as many questions as you can about it.

Read More
Categories:

Clean Off Oxidization for Sparkling Headlights

You put a lot of time into cleaning and maintaining your vehicle, so when you find something on it that looks unsightly no matter what you do, it's frustrating. Headlights are one of those parts of the car that look so much better when they're sparkling, but after several years, the plastic begins to oxidize, giving headlights a yellow appearance. Here are a couple of strategies that you can try to make them shine again.

Read More
Categories:

A Few Parts That Cool Your Engine

A lot of car issues might seem like they're exacerbated by the weather. When it comes to an overheated engine, this is partly true. The heat from a particularly hot day during the summer can make an engine slightly hotter by making the temperature of your coolant rise, but there are several other factors that can make your engine overheat...

Read More
Categories:

Be Prepared for Anything

During your daily drives, you'll likely be safe from any type of incident on the road. There may come a time, however, when you run into issues. In these situations, you'll want to be prepared to keep yourself safe by having a roadside emergency kit.

Read More
Categories:
)
; ;