How to Control Vehicle Pet Hair

We all love our pets and want them with us. What we don’t love is pet hair in our vehicles. Residents of Roswell will not let a pet hair problem keep us from traveling with our animals. At Ferrari of Atlanta, we have several suggestions on how to reduce unwanted pet hair.

First, try to make sure your pet is clean before they get in the car. If that is not possible, our next suggestion is to keep a towel or blanket in the vehicle to put down before your pet enters. Using removable or washable car seat covers…

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How to Drive in the Rain Includes Eliminating Distractions

We at Ferrari of Atlanta know that getting caught in the rain can be an exhilarating experience. However, you should never take it for granted that just because you love rainy weather doesn’t mean it is perfectly safe. Rain on the road comes with specific hazards that you should know about.

One of those hazards is reduced visibility. This is why we recommend that you turn on your headlights when driving in the rain. This not only helps you see better in dim light, but it also helps other drivers see you. It even acts as a reminder for…

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There Are Advantages to Buying a Used Car

Looking for a new vehicle can be a daunting process. There are so many great makes and models out there to choose from that it can seem impossible to find the perfect one for you. This is also why you will want to consider buying a used car. You will find tremendous value in doing so.

Right away, you will notice that you save depreciation when you decide on a used vehicle. This is because the original owner has already suffered the brunt of that expense. You can often get a lightly used car for a fraction of the price…

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Tips on Sharing the Road with Bicylists

Whether its to save fuel or get as much exercise as possible, more and more people are riding bicycles today. This can be confusing to both the bicyclists and the drivers on the road? Who has the right of way and who should yield to who are common questions. At Ferrari of Atlanta, we can offer some very helpful tips on sharing the road with bicyclists.

  • Take care when turning. Most bicyclists ride on the right side of the road, but they can still be difficult to see in your blind spot. If you're making a right turn, always…
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Is There Something Troubling with the Ignition System?

Turning the key in the ignition should lead to a smooth process. The car should start up with no problems if everything works as it should. Of course, things don't always work as they should. The key might not turn, or the engine could stall. Such weird problems might be due to mysterious troubles with the ignition system.

Other signs of a troubled ignition system may appear. Not every sign causes immediate concern, worry, or alarm. That doesn't mean the problem is insignificant. The troubles could even be severe ones, as flickering lights on a dashboard may represent…

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Ideas on Traveling with Pets

When you love your pet, you probably do what you can to take care of it. Traveling with dogs and cats come with special considerations to help keep the four-legged friend in good shape. For those going on long trips, taking the pet for a vet checkup seems advisable.

When "only" intending to take a long drive, taking the pet out for short drives could make the dog or cat more comfortable with the long trips. And it would be highly advisable to purchase a safe and comfortable carrying container, one that gives the pet ample space and room for…

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Ferrari of Atlanta's Guide to Jump Starting Someone's Car Safely

Whether you're new to driving and want to know all the basics, or you simply can't remember the proper way to jump start a car with a dead battery, Ferrari of Atlanta has some straightforward instructions to help you complete the task.

Initially, you need to make sure that both ignitions are turned off so that you can safely connect the jumper cables. Take one of the red ends and attach it to the positive rod on the working battery. The other red clip will adhere to the dead batteries positive terminal; these are easily identified by their…

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Detailing Your Car with Tips from Ferrari of Atlanta

Detailing your vehicle doesn't have to take up a lot of time, but knowing the right way to care for your automobile will ensure that it looks its best for years to come. Whether you're taking care of the exterior or trying to clean up the interior, Ferrari of Atlanta has some tips to share with you.

-Spend a little bit of time shopping through all of the different wax and polish products that you can buy. If you're looking for quick protection from the elements without a lot of effort, then a spray-on product or liquid…

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Brake Issues That Could Mean a Mechanic Visit

After parking your car, take a few minutes to look underneath it, especially after driving long distances in Roswell. If there are issues with the brake line in your car, then you might see fluid on the ground. A sign that there might be a fluid leak is a soft pedal, which means that the pedal tends to go to the floor when its pressed.

If your vehicle veers to one side of the road when you press the brake pedal, it could be because of an issue with one of the calipers. It could also be because of warped…

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What is Car Wax? A Brief Guide

Ferrari of Atlanta knows how important it is for drivers in Roswell to protect the appearance and finish of their cars. Car wax can be an excellent protectant. Here's why you should think about making it a part of your detailing routine.

Car wax is actually made from wax harvested from natural sources like palm or carnauba. There are also some synthetic waxes available, but professionals seem to prefer natural substances. A little solvent and some oils are added to the wax, giving it a firm feel. This firmness gives way to a soft product as the wax is…

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