Blog

You are viewing all posts for categories: new inventory

The Camera and The Monitor

One of the factors that are considered when thinking about the rear-view camera is the type of monitor that is going to display the information that is recorded by the camera. This is to make sure that the driver is able to see the image as he is backing up.

In many cases, the image that is recorded by the rear-view camera is sent to the monitor that is in the center area of the cockpit. There is also a monitor in new vehicles that is used for the infotainment system. This can be used as a backup camera monitor…

Read More
Categories:

Exploring The Features of the 2019 Subaru Impreza

The 2019 Subaru Impreza is one heck of a compact car. On the other hand, this car can be purchased in the five-door style or a sedan style. Getting the most bang for your buck is what car enthusiasts can expect after purchase, and here's a little more information to give you a better perspective.

The new Impreza has a lot to offer, especially when it comes to features. This vehicle offers plenty of legroom in its cabin as well as a number of soft-touch materials. Passengers can enjoy the vehicle's eight-inch multimedia display. This display is touch-sensitive…
Read More
Categories:

2020 Subaru Outback Built to Impress

Do not miss your chance to check out the new Subaru Outback. This popular AWD crossover SUV is equipped with a host of features designed to deliver a capable and comfortable ride through the streets of Great Falls or wherever the road of life takes you.

With a host of stunning exterior colors to choose from, drivers can customize their Outback to fit their personality. Choose from selections such as the bold Crimson Red Pearl, the clean Ice Silver Metallic, the soothing Abyss Blue Pearl, and more.

A host of safety features provides a secure driving experience. 
Read More
Categories:

How to Travel with Pets

Driving with pets doesn't have to be complicated. You can bring your best friend on all of your road adventures without missing a beat if you follow these practical steps to ensuring a safe journey.

The first thing you need to do is create a specific space in your vehicle where your pet will stay. It should not be in the front seats or bed of a truck. It is best to use some sort of restraint to make sure that your dog does not stray from that spot. In addition, you should keep the windows rolled up and…
Read More
Categories:

Planning Your Budget For Food And Lodging

Depending on the type of road trip you are going to be taking, you are very likely going to be spending some time at a lodge. This could be a hotel or a timeshare. While you are away, you are very likely going to make at least one stop at a restaurant.

When you are on a road trip, one thing you might want to do is avoid fast food places and go for the local cuisine in the area. One thing that can help you find the right places to eat at is reading the reviews of the places…

Read More
Categories:

Infotainment Systems Deliver Good Guidance on the Road

Are you curious about the latest technology that's available in infotainment systems? Visit Lithia Subaru of Great Falls to look at brochures and other publications. This auto dealership will discuss the highlights of multimedia systems that are optional in select trims.

If you're worried about getting lost while driving on unfamiliar roads in Great Falls, you'll definitely want to buy a car that has a reliable infotainment system in the cockpit. GPS navigation software will precisely guide your every mode on freeways, highways and secondary roads. 

 

Read More
Categories:

Bike and Car Safety: Tips to Keep the Peace on the Road

Great Falls has bicyclists and car drivers on the road. This means they have to learn how to share the road. The following is a list of suggestions to help you drive safer around bicyclists.

3 Feet

One rule of thumb is to maintain a three-feet distance from bicyclists when you are passing them. This distance gives you and the bicyclists a sense of security, which is good for everyone.

No Tailgate

We are car lovers at Lithia Subaru of Great Falls, and one thing we know is that tailgating is not good. You do not want to tailgate other…
Read More
Categories:

Preparing Your Vehicle to Tow a Camper

Have you been thinking of going on a camping trip? With towing campers, you have to be careful to not damage your vehicle due to the weight of the camper. This really applies more to larger campers, but even with smaller campers, you have to check that the towing capacity matches the camper size. You can find this rating in the owner's manual. Cars and trucks have a Gross Combination Weight Rating, which includes the weight of the vehicle and the camper together. You'll need to figure out if this rating matches the capacity in the owner's…
Read More
Categories:

The Basics of Backup Cameras


Using your vehicle's safety features properly helps you enhance the overall safety of your car, whether in motion, at rest or when parking. Backup cameras help you back up your car without overreaching, crashing or running something over. We here at Lithia Subaru of Great Falls think backup cameras are the most helpful new auto safety feature since forever. Here's why.

How a Backup Camera Works

On most vehicles, putting the car in reverse activates the backup camera. The camera is often mounted in the car's trim, discreetly tucked away. It lets you see the space behind…
Read More
Categories:

How Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors Work


Who knew that auto-dimming rearview mirrors could be so amazing to behold? In fact, the technology behind this popular feature in modern vehicles is also called an electrochromic mirror. There is a bit of smart technology used in these mirrors to make them work so well when driving at night.

Driving at night can sometimes be difficult if you have sensitivities to bright lights. Since these can be blinding to some drivers, then you can use an auto-dimming mirror that helps get rid of the "Troxler Effect,"...

 

Read More
Categories:
)
; ;