Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category
Tips for maintaining your Porsche in winter weather
If you’re a Porsche driver, or you drive any luxury vehicle for that matter, you know that the winter months can be cause for a little anxiety. While some drivers choose to put their coveted sports cars away during the winter months, drivers in colder climates without another driving option will have to brave the weather with their Porsche. That doesn’t mean you should just let Mother Nature run its course and ruin your vehicle. Check out these tips for maintaining your Porsche in winter weather! (more…)
Holiday driving safety tips
The holidays are a great time to reconnect with friends and family while taking a break from some of the stresses of work and such. However, with the increased traffic and poor weather conditions on the roads, there are some risks that can go into driving this time of year. Take a look at these holiday driving safety tips so you’re prepared for what’s to come this holiday season! (more…)
How does the cold weather affect your car battery?
The cold weather does more than just chill us to the bone. It can also have a pretty nasty impact on our vehicles. Freezing temperatures can leave a negative impact on your car battery, but why is that? Find out more about how the cold weather affects your car battery below! (more…)
Why you should service your vehicle with a dealership
When your car has trouble and you’re wondering where to turn to, who do you trust to take care of it? There is no shortage of auto repair shops in your community, be it a local repair shop or a dealership. While both have a set of advantages and disadvantages, you don’t want just anyone fixing your Porsche. You should trust the dealership you bought it from. Take a few looks at some advantages of servicing your vehicle with a dealership below. (more…)
Benefits of driving a car with a turbocharged engine
Porsche is well known for being an industry leader in performance-enhanced sports cars. One of the many aspects contributing to this is the turbocharged engine. The Porsche lineup is full of them. Are turbocharged engines worth the hype? We would have to say yes. Check out some of the benefits of driving a car with a turbocharged engine! (more…)
How to slow down your vehicle’s depreciation
It’s an unfortunate fact that vehicles will depreciate over time. Unlike homes, which will increase in value over the years, cars will lose value as time goes on – especially if they’re poorly maintained. Find out how you can slow down your vehicle’s depreciation here on our blog! (more…)
How fast do new vehicles depreciate?
It’s no secret that vehicles don’t typically hold their value well. You’ve likely heard before that a vehicle loses value the second it leaves the dealership lot. This is true, and it varies from automaker to automaker. Find out how fast new vehicles depreciate as well as what you can do to slow down the depreciation of your vehicle! (more…)
What are the benefits of washing your car?
Anyone who owns a luxury car undoubtedly takes care of it more than they would an average car. After all, you wouldn’t want an expensive vehicle to rust away or look cheap on the road, would you? We know about maintenance measures like oil changes and tire rotations, but washing your car is actually a great investment both for looks and longevity. Check out some of the benefits of washing your car below! (more…)
If you drive a luxury car, you probably don’t trust just anyone with your car when it needs maintenance. We don’t blame you. While our service team here at McDaniels Porsche specializes in Porsche maintenance, we get that a lot of other auto repair shops don’t. If you really want to take care of maintenance yourself, go right ahead! Check out the video on our blog to learn how to change the oil in your Porsche Panamera! (more…)
When should I replace my cabin air filter?
Your car is more than just a tool to help you get from point A to point B. It’s meant to keep you and your passengers safe from the dangers that exist on the road, and not just collisions. The cabin air filter is a necessary component of your vehicle, but eventually it will need to be replaced. Find out when you should replace your cabin air filter here on our blog! (more…)