A radiator is a key component of any vehicle. Located in the front of most vehicles, the radiator keeps the engine cool. The radiator does this by taking hot coolant from the engine through the inlet tank, evenly distributing it through the radiator’s tubes, passing it through its core, and outputting the fluid into the end tank. This ultimately cools the coolant which decreases engine temperature. Where does the heat go? The heat from the coolant is transferred to the aluminum of the radiator through the fins which is then blown out with air!
Because radiators are such a crucial part of a functional vehicle, having a damaged, clogged or failing radiator can be dangerous to the health of an engine. Potential symptoms of a bad or failing radiator include check engine light, leaking coolant...
Chevrolet offers a vast number of vehicles with a variety of trim levels to choose from. When shopping for a new vehicle, you might struggle to understand the difference between the different packages. You might ask yourself, do different models offer different trims? What is the difference between LS and LT? What do LS and LT stand for? We are to answer your questions. Let’s start with Chevrolet’s base trim levels: LS and LT.
What do LS and LT stand for? LS and LT are the two “L” level packages. They are the most basic trim levels Chevrolet offers. LS stands for Luxury Sport, and it is the base model for most Chevrolet vehicles. LT stands for Luxury Touring, and it is one level up from LS.
Key Differences between LS and LT: Because LT is higher up from LS, you get better features...
Can Aftermarket Tires and Rims Affect Performance?
If you are looking into aftermarket wheels, you might want to take a closer look. Even though they look nice and can set your vehicle apart from the crowd, they come with some potential drawbacks. Adding aftermarket tires and rims to your vehicle can decrease fuel economy, hinder acceleration, affect ride quality, and alter steering geometry. There are, however, ways to do aftermarket tires right. Learn more about how aftermarket wheels can affect vehicle performance from one of our experienced technicians in the video below!
Fuel Economy When altering the wheels on a vehicle, there are several points to consider. Increasing the size of the rims increases the size of the tire. As the size of the wheels increase, so does the amount of stress put on your transmission and engine. This happens...
Sunroof and moonroof are used interchangeably in today’s automotive world. This leads many to ask: is there a difference? Well, sort of. A moonroof is a type of sunroof that has become increasingly popular. As traditional sunroofs begin to move out of the car industry, moonroofs rise in popularity. If you are in the market for a vehicle with a sunroof, check out our available vehicles with sunroofs today!
The Advantages of Purchasing General Motors Buy-Back Vehicles
Learn about the advantages General Motors repurchased vehicles offer in this guide. Understand the GM buy-back process, the meticulous inspection and refurbishment conducted by Kempton Chevrolet, the cost-effectiveness of these vehicles, the transparent history disclosure, the warranty coverage, and the retained value of GM buy-backs. What is a GM buy-back or repurchased vehicle? A General Motors (GM) repurchased vehicle is a vehicle that GM buys back from the customer due to an unforeseen issue. When a customer buys a new vehicle and discovers a defect, manufacturers are required by Lemon Law to repurchase that vehicle if the problem was not repaired within an appropriate time frame. Whether the defect be an exterior cosmetic issue, or machinery malfunction, GM strives to uphold a standar...
How to Find the Recommended Tire Pressure for your Car
If you're like many of us, you've experienced the frustration of starting your car on a chilly winter morning only to be greeted by a low tire pressure alert. You hurriedly locate an air compressor, diligently fill up the tires until the warning disappears, and continue on your journey. However, have you ever wondered what the optimal tire pressure for your vehicle should actually be? The truth is, monitoring your tires and maintaining the correct tire pressure can contribute significantly more to your vehicle's performance than you might expect.
What is a catalytic converter? Catalytic converters are an essential part to any vehicle. Created in the 1970s, catalytic converters help make emissions from your engine less harmful to the environment. The catalytic converter is located underneath your vehicle in the exhaust system between the exhaust manifold and muffler.
So how does it work? Catalytic converters change nitrogen oxides into steam leaving the environment better off. The nitrogen oxides pass through a catalyst chamber to undergo this change. As you can see, catalytic converters are important to not only the health of your vehicle, but the health of the environment. If you have a bad or clogged catalytic converter, it might be time to schedule a service.
The City of Safford is located in southeastern Arizona. It sits at the base of Mount Graham along the Gila River. Safford offers visitors an iconic experience of the Arizona desert.
Below is a list of the many activities available to visitors in this area.
Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area
Location From Safford, drive towards Solomon on Highway 70. Just before reaching Solomon, turn left onto Sanchez Road. Cross the bridge and continue on Sanchez Road until it turns into Bonita Creek Road. Continue until you reach the Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area.
Description The Gila River meets Bonita Creek at the Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area.
The Gila River flows east to west through the mountains of Arizona and New Mexico. As the Gila River nears Safford, it m...
When it comes to purchasing a new Chevrolet Silverado, deciding which trim level you want can be difficult. The 2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 full-size pickup offers the following eight packages: • Work Truck (WT) • Custom • LT • Trail Boss • LTZ • RST • High Country • ZRT We are here to help you pick the best trim level for you! This article will compare the truck packages listed above to help find the model that best suits your needs.
2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 WT The Silverado 1500 Work Truck also known as “The Workday Workhorse” is a durable vehicle that gets the job done. There are two engine options: a 2.7L Turbo engine (the standard option) or a 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine. There are also a few features that help you work smarter like the CornerStep rear bumper, rear vision camera, 12 st...
2023 Buick Encore GX VS 2023 Chevrolet Trailblazer
Compact, efficient, and turbocharged, the Encore GX and Trailblazer offer the perfect balance: the right size and handling to rise to the occasion. The mpg rating that doesn’t break the bank. The power and traction to get just where you need to be, at just the right time. Seize your day, by choosing the SUV that fits you best. Feel free to read the specifications to find the model that suits you best, schedule an appointment, or submit a Pre-Approval at Kempton Chevrolet Buick in Safford, AZ.
More room, engine, and opportunity. These features elevate the Enclave and Traverse above other SUVs. Your family and friends outnumber 2nd-row seating. Your 4-cylinder can’t tow and struggles up a hill. Capture the future that you want, grow where and with the ones you love today.