Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

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Common mistakes made by car buyers 

Buying a car is one of the biggest purchases you will make. Your house is likely a six-figure purchase, and a new car will usually be thousands of dollars plus many more dollars for maintenance. You want to make sure that you’re doing everything right when making a potentially life-long investment. Check out some common uh-oh’s made by car shoppers and learn how you can avoid making these mistakes.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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How does Freon work in a car’s air conditioning system? 

You have likely heard of Freon. And you have probably been told that Freon is largely responsible for your air conditioning system to work properly. Have you ever turned on the A/C only to feel hot or warm air coming out? That could likely be explained by a low amount of Freon. Freon is actually the name of a product made by the Chemours Company. It is a chemical component that is used to keep things cool. Keep reading to learn how it keeps your car cool on a hot day.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What is a variable compression engine?

Engine manufacturers have been faced with a difficult task for decades. How to make an efficient motor that also satisfies drivers’ needs for speed. Over the years, we have seen new engine technologies like electronic fuel injection, direct injection, turbocharging, and variable valve timing. While those are all great, they don’t compare to the latest breakthrough from INFINITI. The 2019 QX50 crossover SUV is the first production vehicle to feature the new variable compression engine. Keep reading to learn more.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Why is my check engine light on?

Almost everyone will see their check engine light come on in their car. It isn’t always a sign of a serious problem, but it can be very annoying nonetheless. Whether those orange words “CHECK ENGINE” or the little engine icon is glowing brightly on your dashboard, it can be an unnecessary burden. There are some common causes for the light to come on. Keep reading to learn about them.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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How to stop your engine from overheating 

An engine can theoretically overheat at any time. As we approach the hottest time of year, that threat is magnified. When your engine gets too hot, it can sometimes result in smoke coming from under your hood and even cause a complete burnout. Luckily, there are things you can do to stop your engine from overheating or prevent it from doing so altogether. Check out some of our tips below.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What makes a coupe a coupe?

If you have done even a miniscule amount of car shopping, you have probably heard the word “coupe” thrown around haphazardly. Did you know that there is an actual definition for it? That’s right, a coupe isn’t just a small, sporty car. There are certain characteristics that define a coupe. When you come to INFINITI Guam, you will find a few coupe models on our lot. Keep reading to learn what you should look for to determine whether a car is a coupe or not.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Ways to improve your gas mileage

Perhaps the biggest thing most car owners worry about is their fuel economy. Whether you drive a high-class executive sedan, a midsize crossover, or a small coupe, you want to save money at the gas pumps. Even if some vehicles aren’t designed to be highly efficient, there are things you can do to help your gas mileage. Keep reading to get a few easy tips that will undoubtedly help your fuel efficiency.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Ways you can lower your INFINITI’s car insurance

Luxury cars generally come with higher insurance premiums. This is because they are more expensive and usually cost more to repair or replace. INFINITI vehicles are among the best of their kind, but drivers could get annoyed with higher insurance rates. Like with everything, there are things you can do to control your insurance rates, to some extent. Let’s take a look at some things you can do to save money on car insurance. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Reasons to buy a luxury car 

Luxury cars, sometimes called ‘executive’ cars, are coveted by people everywhere. It’s human nature to desire high-quality items and that rings especially true for cars. People love their cars, and people who drive high-end cars love them even more. Maybe you have never driven an executive car. INFINITI offers a whole lineup of first-class vehicles, so let’s go over some reasons why you should consider getting one for yourself. Read the rest of this entry >>