The Importance of a Transfer Case

When you start up your engine, there are many different parts that contribute to that power starting and then being transferred to other areas of your vehicle. A transfer case is something you’ve probably never heard of, but this is an essential part of your vehicle’s drivetrain. A transfer case is essentially transferring power over to your axles and wheels.

Axle Power

A vehicle that has multiple powered axles can be four wheel drive or all wheel drive.

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Try This Simple Method to Test Your Car's Battery

Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center knows that there is never a good time to encounter a dead car battery. Drivers in Nederland can test the battery on a car with a simple and inexpensive piece of equipment. Here's what you need to know.

A car battery needs to be putting out a minimum of 12 volts to function properly. When the voltage falls below this, the battery may be bad. A multimeter can be used to test a battery in a matter of seconds. You can find an analog or a digital multimeter at your local auto store, or purchase…

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Explore a Used Subaru Ascent at Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center

There are few vehicles at Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center which get more attention than the Subaru Ascent. This popular three-row SUV has everything a family could want in a vehicle. We are especially impressed with the technology that Subaru has included in this SUV.

We live in a connected world where families expect access to entertainment, even in the family car. That's why Subaru has given the Ascent built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi. There are also eight USB ports spread throughout the interior of the vehicle. Everyone can have access to these ports for charging their electronic devices. 

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Audi's A4 Sedan Has Some Powerful Performance Features

The new Audi A4 possesses some interesting performance specifications and features that Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center’s local clients can take advantage of. What can you expect from the A4’s engine? In terms of the A4’s horsepower and torque, you can expect 261 hp and 273 lb-ft, which is more than sufficient for Nederland commuting.

If you are the type of local motorist who requires a dependable all-wheel drive vehicle, then the Audi A4 has you covered in that department with its respectable Quattro AWD. Furthermore, this Audi AWD unit is equipped with the equally impressive 

 

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Performance Features of the Toyota Avalon

The Toyota Avalon is a vehicle that is designed with a wide array of performance features. No matter what destination you choose, you can be assured that the Toyota Avalon can get you there.

When you drive the Toyota Avalon, you will notice that the all-wheel drive feature provides a smooth ride. This feature ultimately sends a large majority of the torque to the rear wheels so that you can get a better grip of the vehicle. The Toyota Avalon is designed with a 3.5L V6 engine. The engine produces a total of 301 horsepower

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Ford F-150 Performance Features

The Ford F-150 is a powerhouse pickup truck ranked number one in its class for 2021. If you have ever driven an F-150, you know it’s one of the most powerful trucks with an engine lineup that lets you handle everyday hauling to greater performance options. With best-in-class towing and payload capacity, the F-150 is the perfect truck for almost anything that Nederland drivers would need.

The base engine is quite powerful on its own with a V6 that delivers 290 horsepower. The XLT and Lariat are a step up, offering twin turbocharged engines. Then, there’s the ultimate…

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Know-How Guide To Self-Diagnosing An Exhaust Leak

Exhaust leaks will reduce fuel-economy and cause engine problems, so that's why it's important to recognize when it's leaking.

Here are some simple signs that you may have a problem with your exhaust system:

Smell Of Gas Inside The Car

Don't let the smell of gas inside the cabin go uninspected because it can be a potential threat to your health and vehicle function.

 

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Applying Small Touch-Ups Is Like Applying Nail Polish

Don't be stressed out about small touch-up jobs on your car because touching-up is easy to do.

Here are some simple steps to help you perform successful touch-up on your favorite car:

  • Locate the paint code specific to your vehicle
  • Find the paint code on your car (usually located somewhere inside the driver's side door), and buy the touch-up bottle that matches your car.
  • Wash and dry the car
  • Painting requires a clean surface. Wash and dry your car before applying touch-up paint.
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The Exterior of the Toyota 4Runner at Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center

A sturdy and affordable SUV that provides many standard features across all of its trim levels, the Toyota 4Runner is a wise investment to make if you're in need of a new vehicle. The exterior has a very distinctive design that comes with LED headlights, taillights and fog lights so you can properly see the road in the darkest of nights.

A skid plate covers the engine, transfer case and front suspension. The standard wheel inclusion is a set of 17 inch, six spoke alloy wheels with P265 tires. This is for the SR5 and SR5 Premium trim levels…

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Why You Might Want to Buy a Hatchback

If you are considering buying a hatchback, here at Philpott Pre-Owned Super Center, we can give you several reasons that you might prefer this style of vehicle. Some people assume that there is simply less room in a hatchback than a typical sedan car, but a hatchback can be spacious. You also have the option of creating space by folding down seats.

On the other hand, even though you may have just as much space, your exterior is smaller, meaning you can maneuver more easily, including into small parking spaces around Nederland. Many people also like the small sporty look…

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