Howie Long’s 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500HD Strength and Towing Test Video
Pulling a heavy load – especially up and down steep inclines – can be a little daunting. Luckily, Chevrolet has been hard at work developing new technologies to make heavy towing easier and safer. Some of these technologies include backup cameras, tow-haul mode, steering assist, stabili-track systems, trailer-sway control, and more. Check out this video where the 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500HD and a heavy trailer are put to the test in the Rocky Mountains. Read the rest of this entry »
What are the Differences Between Sports Cars, Pony Cars, and Muscle Cars?
When we look back on the late 1960s / early 1970s, we fondly remember listening to Creedence Clearwater Revival on vinyl, watching Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon, laughing at the antics of the Brady Bunch, and wearing bell-bottom pants. This era was also the golden age of the American muscle car. These stylish cars were typically full-sized models that were outfitted with rear-wheel drive and came with big, powerful engines that made them true speed demons. Muscle cars were not only fast but also very affordable for the coming-of-age Baby Boomers, who were the primary buyers at the time. Unfortunately, the golden age of the American muscle car was not to last as the 1973 Oil Crisis forced drivers to turn towards more efficient options. Read the rest of this entry »
Whether you’ve driven in rain, snow, or even heavy humidity, you know that having working wiper blades is important. So how do you prolong the life of your wiper blades? Check out a few tips and tricks from Bob Weaver Auto to make those wiper blades last as long as possible. Read the rest of this entry »
Maybe you’re doing your research for your car, maybe you’re trying to figure out how important the light on your dashboard is—either way, knowing what purpose your coolant serves can help make car care and maintenance manageable. Read the rest of this entry »
Many cars on the lot today boast standard or optional LED lights. Often listed as a safety feature, it’s more and more common to see daytime running lights and taillights with LED bulbs. But why are manufacturers adding in this detail? Read the rest of this entry »
Ever wondered who decides on speed limits? We’ve done the legwork to find you some answers. Read the rest of this entry »
When it comes to getting your oil changed, you’ll want to ensure that you see experts who know your vehicle from headlight to tailpipe. The experienced service team at Bob Weaver has been working on and repairing GM vehicles for a long time, and is here to answer your questions and to get your car in the best shape possible. Schedule an oil and filter change for your GM vehicle at Bob Weaver in Pottsville PA. Read the rest of this entry »
There are crossover SUVs all over the road these days, so when you want to buy your own it can be tough to make the right call. When you see the latest Buick models, it’s tough not to stare. They are sleek and modern, which is a whole new direction for Buick. Don’t believe us? Check out the engine specs, cargo space and high-tech features that make the 2017 Buick Envision and 2017 Buick Encore two of our best-selling models. Read the rest of this entry »
Are you an off-road enthusiast? Do you love your jeep more than any other vehicle that you’ve ever owned and want to show it off? Jeep Jamborees are the perfect place to do that! Bringing together the outdoors, great people, and their Jeeps for an action-packed weekend full of off-road trekking.
Although each vehicle component plays an important role in making it run effectively, a car’s brakes are one of the most crucial parts. If your brakes don’t work properly, it could put you, your passengers, and other people on the road in great danger. To help keep that from happening, here’s how to take care of your brakes. Read the rest of this entry »