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Spring Vehicle Maintenance

Spring Vehicle Maintenance Check List

 Spring is a good time to wash away the winter grim and tune up your ride. After a season of cold temperatures, harsh weather, and road salt, your car needs a little extra care. Say goodbye to winter and prepare for warm weather driving with this spring car maintenance checklist! Brake Maintenance One of the…

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Meet Gary LaPointe

Meet Gary LaPointe

What is your job title here at Star Auto Sales? My official title is Finance and Sales manager. A brief description of what I do is reviewing sales contracts, working with financial companies to secure financing for our customers and thoroughly explaining our dealership’s procedures and policies. How long have you worked here? I’ve worked…

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Winter Preparation

Winter Preparation: Get Your Car Winter Ready

  Winter can be tough on your car. Winter elements take a toll on your car which is why winter preparation is crucial.  Being prepared can make all the difference when something goes wrong while traveling on a cold winter day. Here’s a handy checklist to get your car ready for winter. Get Your Car Winter Ready Checklist…

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Vehicle Safety Technology

Vehicle Safety Technology

Vehicle Technology that keeps us safe. We spend a lot of time in our vehicles, roughly 17,600 minutes each year, according to an AAA survey. A number of safety technologies make driving safer than its ever been. Hands-free connectivity, collision warnings, backup cameras and driver assist are a few features that drivers should be thankful…

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Important Role of Cabin Air Filter

Cabin Air Filter; Missed and Forgotten Maintenance

Cabin Air Filter: The Middle Child of Vehicle Maintenance When you have a vehicle there are a lot of components and parts that need to be maintained. So it’s no surprise that some parts may be forgotten about or missed. However, that doesn’t make them any less important. Often-overlooked is your cars cabin air filter. Crucial…

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Used Car Buying Questions

Buying a Used Car Questions

We understand that buying a used car can be confusing and stressful and you may have questions that you need to be answered. We looked at the questions we frequently hear when someone is buying a used car and compiled them here. We hope this will put your car shopping into first gear. Why are…

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4 Tips to Get a Car Loan That’s Right for You

  Purchasing a vehicle can be an exciting experience—and also a little intimidating if you haven’t done your homework. Many of our customers tell us that shopping for a car loan is just as challenging as shopping for a car. Gary LaPointe, the F&I manager at Star Auto Sales, shared his many years of automotive…

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Tips to Protect Your Vehicle from Summer Damage

Tips to Keep Your Car Cool for The Summer With temperatures soaring over 80 degrees last week, the summer heat is taking its toll on everybody. But it’s not just you the heat is taking its toll on; hot weather can also be problematic for your vehicle. The excessive heat can cause a multitude of…

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Flag Day

June 14th is Flag Day

If you have been to Star Auto Sales you will see a lot of American Flags flying. We have flags on all of our cars. On June 14, 1777 the Continental Congress adopted a flag with 13 white stars, one representing each state, in a circle on a blue background. Alongside the blue were 13…

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