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With today’s roads, why would you need a spare tire?

Road hazards are less prevalent than they were in the day of antique cars. If you look at some of those antiques, you see two spare tires. That should indicate to you the immense barriers antique cars experienced. Roads were like cow paths, bridges were little more than foot-bridges, and driving was like an off-road experience.

Spare tires had a purpose in those days and still do today. Spare tires were a replacement for a flat running tire. The same is true today. However, with the short distance to tire repair shops, the need for an actual full replacement tire…

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Engine Cooling & Radiator Serviced on a Regular Basis


The cooling system in your vehicle has more moving parts than you might be aware of. It only takes one of these parts to fail to really do significant damage to the car engine.
  • The radiator has to be operating in a peak state to cool the fluids as they pass through.
  • The fan not only has to be working, the fan belts need to be in great shape or the coolant will overheat.
  • The fan belts need to be checked periodically because if they are loose or damaged, they are not moving the water pump and fan properly.
  • The…
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Protect Your Tires with Proper Tire Pressure

Is it better to keep your tires too full or not full enough? Actually, that's a trick question. The right answer is that it's best to keep your tires at the pressure specified by your vehicle's manufacturer.

When tire pressure is too high, not enough of the tire's surface comes in contact with the road, and the center of the tire can quickly wear out. An overfilled tire may also be less resistant to damage. On the other hand, when tire pressure is too low, too much of the tire's surface will touch the road…

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Let Us Change Out Your Windshield Wiper Blades


You have noticed that when it rains your wiper blades leave streaks on the windshield that they just will not clear away. You are tired of seeing those streaks and you are ready to have your wiper blades replaced. If you are living in the Wilmington area, we are here to handle the replacement work for you.

When your windshield wiper blades fail to properly handle the work that they are meant to do, you need to find help. You need to have them replaced so that you can view the road in front of you as you are meant…
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Is it Time to Replace Your Car Battery?

If you notice that the lights on your display inside your vehicle are a little dimmer than they used to be, there is a chance that the battery in your vehicle is wearing out. You might be in need of a replacement, and it is important for you to get one before you face real issues.

You should have your battery tested every now and then - especially if you think you might be facing issues with it. It is important for you to have a good battery in place in your vehicle if you are going to get where you…

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Reasons to Keep a Full Fuel Tank

So far, this winter has been pretty brutal for many drivers across the United States, and we here at Land Rover Wilmington want to make sure that you and your family stay safe while you are on the road this winter. While these frigid temperatures make it tempting to stay home and hunker down until spring, there are places you need to go and while you are on your way, you will want to glance down at your fuel gauge to see how much fuel you have left in your tank.

There are a couple of different reasons why you…

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Salt, Sand and Kitty Litter: Winter All-Stars

One of the toughest things about winter is the way that snow and ice can mess with your driving in the Wilmington, DE region. Salt, sand, and kitty litter can each have a place in your life as you attempt to get through your winter drama-free.

  • Salt can melt ice and it can help you have a clear surface to drive on, making it a good choice at times.
  • Sand is something that can be spread pretty much anywhere without many ill effects. It is safe to use and it gives you traction.
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Winter Driving and Your Wiper Blades

Don't assume that standard wiper blades are up to par for the winter months in Wilmington, DE each year. They're not. If you're enthusiastic about feeling good about your wintertime driving efforts, then you need to focus on winter wiper blades. These blades are vastly superior to their standard options, and the Land Rover Wilmington service team can help.

People who are committed to safety should say no to wintertime use of the basics.

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