Towing Guide

Taking the proper precautions will ensure that towing is a smooth experience for you. Before you tow anything, you need to make sure that the vehicle maintenance is up-to-date. The tires need to be in good shape. You should also have the coolant level, transmission fluid level and engine oil level checked. Additionally, you need to have the tire pressure checked. It is always a good idea for you to have a spare tire.

You should choose the right hitch. There are some vehicles that come with their own hitch.

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The Top Reasons Why Tire Pressure Matters

For some Clarkston drivers, tire pressure is only a point of concern when their tires become visibly flat. However, absent of standard air pressure in each tire, operating your vehicle simply isn't safe. At Bowman Commercial, we want to share a few reasons why.

Under-Inflated Tires Will Leave You Struggling to Control Your Vehicle

When a tire is under-inflated, more of its surface touches the ground. This can cause your steering wheel to pull sharply to the left or right. It will also make it more difficult to take evasive action in the event that the unexpected ever occurs…

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What Sets the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Apart From the Rest

We've seen tons of trucks at Bowman Commercial, but none as fierce as the all-new Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. Plus, the available multiflex tailgate offers unprecedented functionality. This truck's sleek interior is complete with 2 color options, and you can pick from 8 exterior options.

Driving through Clarkston in this will be an experience you can't miss, thanks to its aesthetics. Inside the cab, you'll have a panoramic view of the outside, thanks to multiple camera angles. The designers have put up to 15 lenses on this year's model, and you can view them on the…

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Salt Preserves Meat but Can Ruin the Metal on Your Truck!

If you live in a state with harsh winter conditions, you are most likely familiar with salt. Salt effectively melts snow but in solving one problem, it potentially creates another. Salt, if left on the vehicle, can cause the exterior to rust. So what are some of the ways to protect your vehicle from salt erosion? Below are five tips!

1) Wash your car thoroughly, both the underbelly and the exterior. Clean it to where all the surface dirt and grime is removed.

2) Spray the underbelly and wheel well with a protectant, such as Liquid Film. It will coat…

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Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is Built for Reliability and High-performance

When you are in the market for a heavy-duty truck for your heavy jobs and local runs, the new Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is a great choice. The performance of this truck is beyond compare. This performance inspired truck is easy-to-drive and offers the comfort of a typical SUV.

Under the hood, the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is powered by two potent engine options that makes it a force to reckon with both on- and off-road. The most ideal Duramax 6.6L Turbo-diesel V-8 engine is the perfect choice for heavy applications and long-distance travels. 

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Workable Car Detailing Tips

When cleaning your car, make sure that you leave a statement on the detailing of the car. A perfectly finished car makes all the differences at first glance. The following tips will make or break your cars final look.

Choose the right material to clean your car. Most people use sponges to clean their cars. However, sponges easily leave grit and dirt in their huge pores. A microfiber mitt is a good alternative to a sponge. When you rinse a microfiber mitt, all the grit and dirt fall out.

 

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How to Make a Winter Survival Kit

Having the right tools will make it a lot easier for you to deal with any disaster that you encounter while you are on the road. You need to have a simple tool kit. This includes things such as duct tape, an adjustable wrench and pliers. Those things may be able to get your car moving again until you are able to get the help that you need. Jumper cables are something else that you need for your vehicle. Jumper cables can help you get your car started again if the battery dies.

 

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Spotlighting Chevy Silverado 3500HD Performance Features

Performance that dominates is what everyone looks for in a heavy-duty pickup like the Chevy Silverado 3500 HD. Our team at Bowman Commercial is happy to report that this pickup excels in every gritty, challenging worksite scenario imaginable. How? It's all about the performance features, many of them best-in-class.

Exterior Camera Views Galore

There was a time when rearview and blind spot cameras were cutting edge. 

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Winter Wiper Blades

Winter Wiper Blades are made of rubber or silicone and fit over the blades on your car. They help to clear snow, ice, and frost so that you can see the road ahead more clearly during winter weather. The following are tips to everything you need to know about winter wiper blades:

* How to apply winter wipers blades

Winter wiper blades are available at your local car dealership. Some stores offer them for free with the purchase of new wiper blades. However, you can also use old ones if desired.

* Remove the old wipers

 

 

 

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Car Battery Service & Replacement

Most car batteries will last five or six years. However, you should always be on the lookout for signs that indicate you need to get your car battery replaced. One of the signs that you may notice is a slow starting engine. Your battery tends to be less effective over time. That is why it will take your engine longer to start. Your check engine light may be on. This light can be on for a variety of reasons. You should see a mechanic if the check engine light is on.

 

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