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Enjoy the Stability of the Toyota Tundra

Safety in the 2018 Toyota Tundra isn’t just a matter of scanning for potential hazards using the camera and radar sensors. It also involves maximizing the steadiness of the truck so you maintain absolute control, even during emergency maneuvers.

 

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If it detects understeering or oversteering, particularly on curbs, the Vehicle Stability Control automatically applies the brakes to all four wheels and can reduce engine power so you maintain a firm grip. 

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Let’s Dispel the 3,000-Mile Oil Change Myth

This 3,000-mile oil change rule was put into place decades ago when cars and oil technology were way more inefficient. We here at Fort’s Toyota of Pekin, based out of Pekin, IL, are here to dispel that myth.

You can actually travel at least twice as far between oil changes as recently thought. If you're interested in learning just how many miles you can go between oil changes in your specific automobile, then feel free to come by and see our highly trained oil service associates and they can shed some light on what type of maintenance…

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Why Should I Use Windshield Wiper Fluid?

The reasons why you should dump the water in the car's washer reservoir are numerous, but none more important to how unsafe that water is going to make your drive in the winter months. Consider these reasons to head to the Toyota service center here at Fort’s Toyota of Pekin so we can replace all that water with some premium windshield wiper fluid.

If the water remains in the tank when the temperatures drop under freezing, it could cause the wiper water system to fail. Water turning to ice will clog the lines and could damage all the…

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Compare AWD vs. 4WD in Pekin, IL

Vehicles are one of the most popular assets owned in the United States of America, as they facilitate the transport of people and parcels. Whether you’re doing a favor for someone else or you’re the one that needs to get wherever you’re going, having a powertrain – either two-wheel drive (2WD), four-wheel drive (4WD), or all-wheel drive (AWD) – that meets your needs is important. Are there any differences between 4WD and AWD? Let’s explore.

 

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Why You Need Winter Windshield Wiper Blades


Your car is made up of so many moving parts that it is often hard to keep track of them all. One of the parts that are taken for granted too often are the windshield wipers. Two blades are all you need to give yourself visibility during the rainy days. But when it starts snowing, you need better windshield wiper blades.

Regular windshield wiper blades are good at pushing rain away, but may not be so good at pushing away ice and snow. This is why winter windshield wiper blades are very important during the cold months. They use an…
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