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Tag: Beaverton Car Guy

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Safety Tips for Driving in the Fall

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Safety Tips for Driving in the Fall

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The leaves on the trees change color, painting the landscape in a tapestry of reds, oranges, and yellows. Here in Beaverton we do have a large amount of trees, which can cause a number of […]

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Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving on Hot Days Raises Overheating Risk

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving on Hot Days Raises Overheating Risk

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers With the recent increase in temperature outside, I have had emails and calls about engines overheating. Here are some of the causes & cautions. Your coolant is too low When your engine overheats, this is the first thing you should check. Ample coolant is vitally important […]

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Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Keeping That Front Windshield Clean & Clear

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Keeping That Front Windshield Clean & Clear

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers Recently Bob from Beaverton was sitting at his normal breakfast stop with his wife Jean, and he picked up a copy of the Beaverton Resource Guide. Bob called and asked me if there were anything he could do to improve the vision through his windshield. I […]

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Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Warm Weather and Bird Droppings

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Warm Weather and Bird Droppings

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Recently I have had a number of readers ask about bird droppings and why it damages the paint on their cars, paint, and plastics. After researching the issue, I learned a few things that you should know too. According to car care product specialists however, damage actually results from […]

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Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Time for Some Spring Vehicle Maintenance

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Time for Some Spring Vehicle Maintenance

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Now that winter has passed it may be time to take a look at some Spring vehicle maintenance, here are some good ideas I have found, for the upcoming travel season. Exterior Tips Wiper blades play an extremely important role in increasing visibility. Replace every six months or when […]

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Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving Through High Waters

| January 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving Through High Waters

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers. In the event you are going to drive through high water (which is a bad idea), let us do “wrong” the in the correct manner to minimize the damages to our vehicle. Air Intake Location It may be worth investigating first where the air intake is […]

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Winning the Insurance Claim Game: Ask The Beaverton Car Guy

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Winning the Insurance Claim Game: Ask The Beaverton Car Guy

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton !! I would like to thank you for all your calls and emails. The amount of people contacting me with questions is wonderful and I am very happy that people find this column informative. This month I will tell you a story about how I recently dealt […]

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Know the rules of the car buying game: Ask The Beaverton Car Guy

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Know the rules of the car buying game: Ask The Beaverton Car Guy

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Here is a question that is frequently asked of me: why does buying a car seem like I’m involved in a game where I don’t know the rules? The complicated game rules: traditional dealerships In the event you purchase a vehicle directly from the Dealership, bear in mind the […]

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Auto Advice from the Beaverton Car Guy: What you should know about Certified Pre-Owned

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Auto Advice from the Beaverton Car Guy: What you should know about Certified Pre-Owned

By Larry Ferguson Despite strong new car sales, more shoppers are also considering certified used cars. AutoTrader.com, the largest web site for car ads, reports that five percent more visitors to the site checked out certified cars in April than at the start of this year. When do certified used cars make financial sense? With […]

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Auto Advice from the Beaverton Car Guy: Should I get a pre-approved loan or not?

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Auto Advice from the Beaverton Car Guy: Should I get a pre-approved loan or not?

By Larry Fergusen Hello Beaverton, it seems lately that a large number of our Beaverton clients are arranging their own financing, often through their credit union. These clients are under the impression that obtaining pre-approval prior to visiting the dealership will save time and provide them with a better rate. This however is not always […]

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