What Cabin and Engine Filters are Made Of

Generally speaking, the air filters used in your car's engine and cabin are made from pleated paper. However, they may also be made from a variety of other materials depending on the type of driving that you do. For instance, cotton filters may be more desirable if you are driving a high-performance vehicle such as an Audi.

Foam filters are often used on vehicles that are driven on gravel or dirt roads. This is because they do a good job of trapping large quantities of dirt, gravel and other debris that you don't typically see on paved roads…

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Replace a Flat Tire by Yourself!

At Volvo of Corvallis in Corvallis, OR we want to make sure that our clients and community are aware of being as safe as possible on the road. Replacing a flat tire is a good skill to have, just in case you aren’t in an area where you have other options.

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Is the Volvo XC40 R-Design Right for You? Consider These Features

Focused on performance and style, the Volvo XC40 R-Design is a compact performance SUV that continues to grow in popularity. It has a wealth of exceptional features. The Volvo XC40 R-Design is an opulent vehicle that you must experience to truly appreciate. If you think this is an SUV that fits your needs, visit us here at Volvo of Corvallis for a test drive.

 

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Volvo XC90: Outperforming Competition

Volvo XC90 epitomizes trend-forward performance features, showcasing racecar-like precision that makes it very popular and unique in the luxury SUV category. On top of looking like a million bucks, Volvo XC90 outperforms competition. Our Volvo of Corvallis team chose the following two performance features to illustrate.

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Do You Want to Change Your Motor Oil?

Is it time to change the oil in your car? If you look at the odometer and realize it's only been 2,000 miles, you might think the answer is no. However, if the calendar reveals it's been over six months, your oil change is probably past due. Oil diminishes with age, and continuing to cycle the same motor oil not a good thing for the engine.

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Drive with the Right Tire Pressure

Driving in heavy rains can be scary. The situation becomes even more frightening upon losing traction on the road. Low tire inflation would make such a terrible situation worse. And yet, many people overlook checking their pressure in their tires. A tire gauge quickly reveals the psi level. Make sure to use the gauge as part of your routine weekly auto care.

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