Things to Watch Out For When Applying Touch Up Paint

Applying touch up paint to your vehicle is a great way to keep it looking as good as possible. The better you take care of your car, the longer it will last, the better it will look and the better the resale value will be. Touching up your car with touch up paint is much easier than one might think, but it does involve a process. Our team at Lexus Escondido can give you a list of things to watch out for when touching up your car.

  • Make sure all rust is sanded so the area to be painted is…
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Everything You Need to Know About Recalls

There are so many responsibilities you have as a vehicle owner. Responding to recall notices is one responsibility that impacts your safety and the safety of other Escondido drivers. The following information will provide you with all the information you need to know regarding these critical notices.

Recalls are notices issued when a manufacturer must address a serious safety issue with one of its vehicles. Recall notices are mailed to the vehicle owner and announced through the media. It would be best to address them as soon as 

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Make the Most of Your Motoring: Overview of the Lexus NX

Like many people in Escondido and elsewhere in the country, you may have you heart set on owning a luxury SUV. If that is the case, you definitely want to check out the Lexus NX. The Lexus NX is an industry leader for a number of reasons, including the dynamic features on the SUV.

Among the premiere features on the NX is its 2.0-liter turbocharged engine. The powerful engine on the Lexus NX delivers superior performance. The Lexus NX also comes complete with an incomparable Mark Levinson sound system. The audio system on the NX features 14 

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The Tech Innovations of The 2020 Lexus GS

First and foremost, the 2020 Lexus GS is a class-act, especially when being compared to other sedans in its class. This remarkable sedan has no weaknesses because it possesses power engines, aerodynamics, stellar good-looks and comfort features. Here are some of the top tech features of the GS.

The 2020 Lexus GS is loaded to the max with some of the best tech features. This car starts out by offering a full colored multi-information display, and a 12.3-inch touchscreen display. The built-in navigation system can display images in 3D. In addition to that, the navigation 

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How to Safely Share the Road With a Bike Rider

If you see a bicyclist riding on the street, it is your responsibility to avoid a collision with that individual. This can be done by reducing your speed and being patient in waiting for that person to pull over to a dedicated bike lane or to a shoulder.

It is important that you don’t honk your horn or flash your lights in an effort to get a bicyclist to move out of your way. Doing so may only serve to startle or blind someone who is already vulnerable to getting hurt if a crash were to occur.

Ideally, you…

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The Importance of Keeping Your Engine Cool

If your car’s engine gets too hot, the vehicle will likely experience a significant loss of power. In some cases, excessive heat can ruin piston rings, bearings and other important engine components. Therefore, it is important that you diagnose the cause of the problem as quickly as possible.

A damaged radiator can cause an engine to overheat as it won’t be able to remove excessive heat that builds up inside of it as the vehicle is being driven. Alternatively, a coolant leak might be the cause of dangerously high engine temperatures.

It may be possible to temporarily cool…

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Luxurious Features Abound in the New Lexus NX

Few SUVs match the luxury and performance that the Lexus NX provides. These are but some of the reasons why the vehicle remains a favorite choice among upscale owners. The latest models have many different features that set the NX apart from the rest. Learn more by visiting our Lexus Escondido location. Schedule a test drive.

The SUV is available in the NX, the NX F Sport and the NX Hybrid and individualized standard amenities. The NX comes equipped with a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter, turbocharged engine that delivers up to 235 horsepower. The vehicle has a fuel-economy rating of 22…

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The Lexus GS: A Premier Midsize Luxury Car

The Lexus GS continues to be one of the most popular and highly regarded midsize luxury cars on the road today. Among the many reasons why the Lexus GS leads the proverbial pack is the outstanding and even incomparable feature son the GS.

The Lexus GS features demonstrate a solid commitment to safety. The Lexus GS comes complete with a ubiquitous safety system that is considered to be the most comprehensive ever offered on this Lexus model. In addition, the Lexus GS comes features a premium Mark Levinson audio system. Presenting surround sound, the audio system on the

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Applying Wax is Easier Than You Think

Car wax is a protective finish made of wax that's either from plants or synthetic and a solvent. But even though it's a fairly simple substance, it can maintain the exterior or your vehicle amazingly well. Some people shy away from waxing their vehicle because they're afraid that it's a difficult or time-consuming process. Although waxing can take some time per application, it's well worth the time investment, and you'll be amazed because you only have to do it a few times per year. At Lexus Escondido, we always want to make vehicle maintenance…

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Time for Tire Rotation Service

Most drivers get their tires rotated when they take the car for an oil change. Others may follow the recommendations in their vehicles owner's manual. Drivers shouldn't wait too long to rotate them, as tire rotations preserve treads and more. Without rotating the tires, uneven wear commonly results.

Front and rear tires do not suffer wear evenly. Without rotations, one or more tires may wear out prematurely. Driving on worn treads is not safe, as traction suffers. A tire might also become susceptible to a blowout.

 

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