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What Motor Oil Myths Have You Heard?

When it comes to caring for your vehicle, you need to know what information you have heard is true and what is a myth. It is important for you to be able to figure out what motor oil advice you have heard is actually fiction.

You might have heard that you for sure need to change your oil before heading out on a road trip of any kind. That is only true if you are going to be due for an oil change while you are gone. 

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Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement Tips You Should Know

As minor of an expense as windshield wiper blades are, we tend to forget about them until we’re in the middle of a storm, and they fail to work for us. We carry a full selection of windshield wipers and blades. Stop at Scott Peterson Motors of Sturgis and check it out.

Although it seems like our windshield wiper blades last forever, they tend to get brittle and stiff over time. 

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Tire Service Tips

Are you overwhelmed with all of the various maintenance and service that your vehicle needs in order to keep it running? We here at Scott Peterson Motors of Sturgis LLC don't want you to feel this way so we ask that you bring your vehicle in to our service center at our Sturgis, SD location so we can make sure everything is in order periodically. 

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Powertrain Warranties

There was a time when manufacturers guaranteed their vehicles to last for a specific amount of time. Guarantees became impossible as factories grew in number and the assembly line became more complicated. So, innovative companies developed a plan where the customer would pay for a guarantee. They called it a warranty. Eventually, these warranties became specific.

The powertrain warranty covers specific items along the chain of propulsion in a vehicle. 

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Information for Savvy Drivers: SYNC 3 Infotainment


The Ford SYNC 3 Infotainment system is a great revelation for drivers on the go. It has many features that serve to make life easier and make driving more fun. The best part is that you can come try it out and decide if it is for you.

Apps are all the rage these days, so the SYNC 3 Infotainment system comes built with the FordPass Connect App to connect to your phone. The smart software will allow you to control the head unit wirelessly and remotely. You can even stream your best songs through Bluetooth.

 
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Good Tire Tread Can Stop You Up to 10 Car Lengths Sooner


When you hit your brakes, there's no scarier feeling than not stopping like you're supposed to. More than just your brakes play an important role in how your vehicle stops. Having good tread on your tires is vitally important to the safety of you and your vehicle. Whether you're driving in rain, wind, sun, or snow, you want to keep your grip on the road. Having good tire tread decreases your chances of hydroplaning or losing traction.

Tire Tread Safety Fact

When traveling at highway speeds such a 60 miles per hour, if the road is wet…
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