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Knowing About Your Vehicle: What Is Synthetic Oil?


Synthetic oil is the highest quality of oil that you could put in your automobile. Improved from conventional oil, scientists have used chemical compounds to help synthetic oil have qualities like less evaporative loss and higher viscosity. In the modern world, many automobile manufacturers insist that you use synthetic oil rather than conventional. There is also the option of using a synthetic blend, which is a mix of conventional and synthetic oils.

You should always use the oil recommended by your vehicle's manufacturer. If you are not sure of which oil to use, give us a 
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Learning About Vehicle Safety Ratings

Jaguar Fox Valley understands that many people in Appleton can get confused over the different vehicle safety ratings that are available for cars and trucks. Choosing a car that receives high ratings from both the IIHS and the NHTSA can give you peace of mind while driving.

The NHTSA is a government organization. When they perform vehicle testing, they do two different collision test. They also use the center of gravity of the vehicle and its width to determine the rollover potential. Ratings are given to vehicles on a five-star system, with five stars being the best.
 

 

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Different Warranties: Powertrain Vs. Bumper-To-Bumper


Ever wonder what the difference is between buying a powertrain or a bumper-to-bumper warranty? At Jaguar Fox Valley we work hard to help you stay informed so that you make the best possible decision regarding your next car purchase. When you go to purchase your next car, you will have options between different warranties, and both are important to know about.

So what is a powertrain warranty? A powertrain warranty helps guarantee that all moving and lubricated parts of the vehicle are covered in case something catastrophic happens.

 

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Jaguar E-Pace Shows Off New Safety Features

There are new safety features on board the Jaguar E-Pace vehicles that you are not going to be able to take your eyes off of. One of the newest and most interesting features is the Speed Limiter. This does exactly what it sounds like. It will not allow the vehicle to travel above a pre-determined speed when it is activated. That can bring a lot of peace of mind to a parent who is allowing their teenage child to drive their vehicle for example.

That is just one feature of the many that is helping the Jaguar E-Pace grab the…
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Jaguar XJ Provides an Exceptional Driving Experience

Spectacular driving. That's what the Jaguar XJ is all about. You don't need a sports car to get exceptional handling and performance. The Jaguar XJ gives you just that in a car that you can also use for a family night out. That's why our customers at Jaguar Fox Valley love about this outstanding vehicle.

One of the reasons that our customers love the XJ is that it gives you the choice of several powerful, responsive and smart engines that make driving a complete joy. Even the base 3-liter V6 supercharged engine gives you 340 horsepower and…

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Can You Drive on Winter Tires Year-Round?

There are some great ways to cut costs when maintaining your vehicle, but delaying changing out your winter tires or simply not doing it at all isn't one of them. Driving on winter tires in the summer can actually cost you money.

Your winter tires have a special chemical makeup that keeps them flexible in subzero temperatures. When you drive on hot summer pavement with them, they lose rubber far more quickly than a tire with a stiffer hot weather composition. This makes them wear faster, meaning you'll have to pay to replace them more often than if…
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Battery Maintenance Guide for a Vehicle

A car battery provides power to a variety of systems, so it can drain over time. To avoid battery problems, you must test its power levels at least twice a year with a multimeter.

When a multimeter is connected to a battery, it provides a reading, and this data can help you determine whether or not the cells are nearly drained. An ideal voltage level is 12.6 volts as this means that a battery is completely charged. If a reading is less than 12.6 volts, it may be time to recharge your battery. To ensure accurate results, run…
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Dynamics and Lighting With the Jaguar F-Pace

A lot of thought went into the dynamic design of the 2019 Jaguar F-Pace. The manufacturers have also done everything they can to make sure that every bit of the design goes well with each other. We at Jaguar Fox Valley believe that the Jaguar F-Pace has every piece of the design working well in a way that complements it.

The design of the F-Pace has enhanced dynamics. Therefore, the vehicle not only looks better but also performs better than before. The design uses the air to keep the engines cool. The vehicle also maintains tire traction so that you…

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The Adaptability of the 2020 Jaguar F-Type

A lot of people will go into the different aspects of a vehicle's performance. Some people will talk about how quickly a vehicle can accelerate while others talk about the handling of the vehicle. We at Jaguar Fox Valley choose the 2020 Jaguar F-Type because of how well it can adapt.

The driving technology comes with the Adaptive Dynamics feature which analyses the road and the style of your driving in order to make the necessary adjustments for the road. This makes it one of the smarter vehicles to own and drive on the road as it makes adjustments…

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Introducing the All New I-PACE Electric Vehicle


Innovation abounds in the Jaguar I-PACE. This new all-electric vehicle has pulled out of all the stops to deliver a car that is worthy of the Jaguar name. The I-PACE enthusiasts at Jaguar Fox Valley are eager to introduce you to the expert styling, impressive innovation, and high-performance capabilities of this exciting vehicle.

Jaguar respects you need to stay connected and in control. The I PACE electronic system is compatible with most Apple and Android smartphones...
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