Archive for May, 2016

How to set up your side view mirrors to reduce your blind spot

Friday, May 27th, 2016
How to set up your side view mirrors to reduce your blind spot

Do you position your side-view mirrors so that you can see the back corner of your car in the reflection when you check your blind spot? You may have gotten this bit of instruction from your parents, driving coach or whoever taught you the rules of the road – but there’s a better, safer practice to create optimal visibility around your vehicle. If you set up your side view mirrors by moving them farther out, you’ll reduce your blind spot and see virtually everything beside and behind you. (more…)

How can I protect my car from hail damage?

Monday, May 16th, 2016
How can I protect my car from hail damage

During hail season, hail can cause significant damage to property for Colorado Springs residents, and our vehicles may get the worst of it. While storms can manifest quickly, and your first concern should always be safety for yourself and others, there are some ways you can protect your car from major or minor hail damage. (more…)