Friday, March 24, 2017

Spring Car Care Tips from Graff Chevrolet Durand

Spring Car Care Tips from Graff Chevrolet Durand

DURAND, Mich.–– Now that winter is behind us, it's time to assess the wear and toll it took on your vehicle. Whether it's a new or used vehicle, taking care of it throughout the Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter is imperative to its health and your safety on the road. Now that we've begun the spring season, there are maintenance tasks that you should take care so you're well prepared for the wet spring roads. You can help extend the life of your vehicle with our Spring Car Care tips from Graff Chevrolet Durand. Below you'll find a list of vehicle components that we recommend you focus on for spring care, with links to our website for information and advice on how to take care of your vehicle this season. 

Spring Car Care Tips from Graff Chevrolet Durand

  • Tires: This component is one of the most important to your safety! Having the proper amount tire tread is necessary when stopping on wet roads, not to mention correct tire pressure can get you the best fuel efficiency. Visit our spring tire care page for more information.
  • Wiper Blades: On this page we cover the component that helps give you a clear view of the road. With all the rain and fog, wiper blades are an important part to replace for the spring season after a long winter where they may have damaged or comprised from the snow and ice. See our tips on our spring wiper blades page.
  • Alignment & Suspension: Thanks to winters rough road conditions and the potholes that are a result of the changing weather, your alignment and suspension has likely been affected. Your vehicle's alignment can negavtively impact its performance, while the suspension can affect its safety. View our spring alignment & suspension page for signs you may need service. 
  • Fluids: There are many different fluids throughout your car that lend to its performance and efficiency, but which ones are important to check this time of year? You may used up your windshield wiper fluid during winter, or haven't had an oil change in awhile. So explore our spring fluids maintenance page for a list of what fluids to have inspected or changed and why. 
  • Spring Cleaning: Yes... it's time for cleaning, and that includes your car! Keeping clutter out of your car can help you avoid being distracted on the road, and keeping the outside clean will protect your car's paint and exposed components. Read through the tips on our spring car cleaning page and find a How-To on getting that nasty winter salt out of your carpets. 

On our Spring Car Car pages, we'll cover the parts or components on your vehicle that are imperative to check at the beginning of each season so that you can remain safe on the road. If you have any questions, you may be able to find the answer in our service FAQs. If you still have further questions, don't hesitate to contact us! We're here to help you with any auto need you might have. Plus we're here to help you get a great deal too. Make sure to check out our coupons for great offers at Graff Durand.

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need, while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.


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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Brochure

DURAND, Mich.–– Discover what's new about Chevy's popular, stylish compact sedan when you download the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze brochure! Learn all about the advanced safety features, refined interior, and impressive fuel efficiency of the 2017 Cruze and its various sedan and hatchback trim levels including L Manual, LS Manual, LS Auto, LT Manual, LT Auto, Premier Auto. Download the brochure today to see if the 2017 Chevy Cruze is the right vehicle to suit your unique needs!

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Brochure

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Brochure

The 2017 Chevrolet Cruze is powered by a 1.4L Turbo DOHC 4-Cylinder engine and gets 30 city/40 hwy mpg with 153 horsepower. It also comes equipped with Chevrolet MyLink technology on a 7-inch diagonal color touch-screen, as well as available 4G LTE Wi-Fi and other technology features.

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Brochure
Download the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze electronic brochure from our website to learn all about this impressive compact sedan. Take an in-depth look its fuel economy, engine specs, and stylish design elements The 2017 Cruze is the high performance vehicle that can be compatible with any lifestyle. Download the brochure today!

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Pick of the Week - 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

DURAND, Mich., –– This week we're featuring our pick of the week - 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser.  This fun and capable compact hatchback has only had one previous owner and has just 78,333 miles on it.  Powered by a 2.4L 4 cylinder engines, the 2001 PT Cruiser gets 20 city/26 hwy mpg and 150 hp. You can drive this affordable and stylish family vehicle off our lot for just $3,900!

Pick of the Week - 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Engine: 2.4L 4 Cyl. DOHC 16V SMPI

Transmission: 5-Speed Manual
Exterior: Bright Silver Metallic Clearcoat

Pick of the Week - 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

This 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser can seat five and provides generous cargo space in the rear.  The beauty of the PT Cruiser is that it can be anything you need it to be, adapting to any type of lifestyle. Visit our dealership to check out and test drive our pick of the week - 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser. To see this and other new and used vehicles, stop by Graff Chevrolet in Durand, MI and one of our experienced sales staff would be happy to assist you! Additionally, it's never too early to look after your vehicle by completing your Spring Car Care routine at our Graff Chevrolet Durand Service Center. It's the best way to ensure your vehicle's performance and your personal safety out on the roads this season.

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Brochure

DURAND, Mich.–– There’s a lot of new features and design elements to admire about Chevy's full size pickup when you download the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 electronic brochure! Explore the spacious interior, advanced technology suite, and impressive towing capacity of the 2017 Silverado 1500 and its various trim levels including WT, LS, 1LT, and 2LT. If you’re in the market for a rugged and dependable pickup with a bit of luxury to it, look no further than the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500.

 Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Brochure


 Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Brochure

The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is powered by a 4.3L V6 and gets 18 city/24 hwy mpg with 355 horsepower. It was also named to the Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buys list for Large Pickup Trucks.

 Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Brochure

Download the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 electronic brochure from our website to learn all about this impressive full-size pickup truck. Take an in-depth look its fuel economy, engine specs, and stylish exterior. The 2017 Silverado 1500 is the perfect truck for work and play! Download the brochure today!

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Equinox Brochure

DURAND, Mich.–– Discover the new features and updated design of Chevy's capable mid-size crossover when you download the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox electronic brochure! Explore the versatility, spacious interior, and modern convenient features of the 2017 Equinox and its various trim levels including L, LS, LT, and Premier. If you're looking for a vehicle that is stylish but with the space and cargo ability to accommodate your lifestyle, the 2017 Equinox is the perfect SUV for you.

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Equinox Brochure


Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Equinox Brochure

The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox was also named the Most Dependable Compact SUV by J.D. Power and Associates. The refined interior, advanced technology suite, and exceptional comfort offered by the Equinox will make it feel like home. This crossover SUV gets 21 city/31 hwy mpg and is an ideal choice for the family car, that will still turn heads.

Downloadable 2017 Chevrolet Equinox Brochure

Download the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox electronic brochure from our website to learn all about this impressive SUV. Take an in-depth look its fuel economy, engine specs, and stylish exterior. The 2017 Equinox is the all-in-one vehicle to meet all of your driving needs. Download the brochure today!

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Pick of the Week - 2011 Chevrolet Aveo 1LT

DURAND, Mich., –– This week we're featuring our pick of the week - 2011 Chevrolet Aveo 1LT. This Chevy Aveo has only had one previous owner and has just 92,186 miles on. It's an ideal choice for those looking for a vehicle with good fuel economy as this subcompact car gets 27 city/35 hwy mpg. You can drive off in this sporty and eco-friendly mini hatchback for just $4,900.

Pick of the Week - 2011 Chevrolet Aveo 1LT

Vehicle Features Include:
  • OnStar
  • Audio Input Jack
  • MP3 Compatible
  • Traction Control
  • Seats Five

Pick of the Week - 2011 Chevrolet Aveo 1LT

Engine: ECOTEC 1.6L DOHC 16V 4 Cylinder MFI

Transmission: 5-Speed Manual
Wheels: 14" Steel w/Full Bolt-On Wheel Covers
Exterior: Victory Red

This 2011 Chevy Aveo is fuel efficient but can still seat five, all while getting 108 horsepower from its 1.6L 4 cylinder engine. This subcompact car gives you the most bang for your buck! Visit our dealership to check out and test drive our pick of the week - 2011 Chevrolet Aveo 1LT. To see this and other new and used vehicles, stop by Graff Chevrolet in Durand, MI and one of our experienced sales staff would be happy to assist you! Additionally, we recommend preparing for the cold and icy winter weather by completing your Winter Car Care routine at our Graff Chevrolet Durand Service Center. It's the best way to ensure your vehicle's performance and your personal safety out on the roads this season.

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

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Friday, February 24, 2017

The (Probably Too Early) List of Things to Do in Michigan This Spring

DURAND, Mich.–– We might be getting ahead of ourselves but with the recent good weather we've started day dreaming out springtime! Our great state has a lot to offer once the snow clears and after being cooped up inside all winter, it's time to take advantage of it. Now there's a strong chance that writing of this blog will evoke some kind of weather karma and earn us another huge blizzard or two, but we still suggest you read the (probably too early) list of things to do in Michigan this spring!

The (Probably Too Early) List of Things to Do in Michigan This Spring

Run a 5k

Winter has a tendency make us a little more sluggish and inactive, so start your spring with a healthy change by taking up a running regimen. You can set yourself an achievable goal by signing up for one of the many 5k's  There's even "Couch-to-5k" training routines you can do to get yourself ready to for the big race!

Play Disc Golf

Disc golf is one of the hottest new sports activities sweeping the nation, and the best part is it's that difficult to pick up! Use it as an excuse to get outside and you'll be surprised how quickly you'll be hooked! There are even competitive leagues you can join all around the state.

Go Fishing

Fishing a wonderful pastime that even your youngsters can enjoy. Find the best local fishing holes for a great place to spend a Saturday morning trying to reel in the big kahuna!

The (Probably Too Early) List of Things to Do in Michigan This Spring

Visit a Waterpark

Take a visit to one of the many indoor waterparks around Michigan, like the Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City. The Great Wolf Lodge water park has multiple pools, slides, hot tubs, and a lazy river as well as an awesome arcade, multiple fun themed restaurants, and animal story time. It's a trip you're family will cherish for a long time to come.

The (Probably Too Early) List of Things to Do in Michigan This Spring

Take in the Tulip Festival

You'll be hard pressed to find a sight more beautiful this spring than the Tulip Festival in Holland, MI. Celebrating the blooming period of these gorgeous flowers and their seemingly unlimited colors along with the the Dutch history of the state.

Visit the Zoo

The Detroit Zoo is open now and as the weeks go on more and more of the animals will be out enjoying the sun! Thankfully though, even while the weather is cold you can visit The Detroit Zoo's world class arctic exhibit where the animals are loving the current weather.

The (Probably Too Early) List of Things to Do in Michigan This Spring

Check Out the Meijer Gardens Butterflies

During March through April, thousands of tropical butterflies from all around the world will be hatching and flying around the Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids and you can see them in person. It's a breathtaking sight that is definitely worth the drive over to the westside of the state.

So whether it's too early and we're being delusional, or we're on the right track, try out a few of these idea from the (probably too early) list of things to do in Michigan this spring and start enjoying the great outdoors of our beloved homestate.

Located at 9009 East Lansing Road in Durand, MI 48429, Hank Graff Chevrolet Durand wants to revolutionize your car buying experience. We’ll bring all the transparency and customer satisfaction you need while making the buying experience fun! If you have any questions be sure to contact us at (989) 288-2657 or head over to our website at www.GraffChevyDurand.com! We are proud to serve Durand and the surrounding communities of Owosso, Flint, Genesee Charter Township, Swartz Creek, and Corunna.

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