Don’t Tread Lightly: When To Replace Your Tires

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You may know the feeling: Your heart just leaped into your throat. Your foot is pressing desperately but uselessly on the brake. You’re careening forward in the rush of rain.

 

Your tires are worn, and the apparent consequence? Hydroplaning.

 

Particularly as we move into the stormiest season of the year, we’re sad to say this scenario is not altogether an unlikely one. Thankfully, inspecting your tires and replacing them when necessary is an easy means of enhancing your safety while on the road this summer.

 
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Cool For The Summer With Subaru: Tips For Seasonal Safety & Travel

 

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As the road stretches out before you, we feel certain that you’ll relish in the reclaimed freedom of travel afforded to you by our upcoming summer months.


But before you shift gears (both literally and metaphorically) and prepare to drive forward into your long-awaited vacation, there’s one question left that begs to be asked: Are you and your car prepared?
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Summer in the Sunshine State: Why You Need To Get Your Car Ready For Summer

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From vacation road trips to regular work commutes, Floridians are no strangers to the invasive summer heat that requires one to crank up the car’s air conditioning.

 

But whether your usual strategy is to seek out shady parking spaces or invest in a protective sunscreen to tuck into your front windshield, it’s important to know that you can — and should — take it a step further.

 
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Take the Stress Out of Your Life - At Subaru of Jacksonville



I read this interesting article yesterday about a recent Edmunds survey that reported that 83% of respondents (1,002 people) hate haggling during car shopping so much that they would rather give up sex for a month, give up Facebook, do their taxes or give up their phones for a weekend. Still others would rather wait in line at the DMV or sit in a middle seat on a flight if they could avoid hassle…
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Lessons Learned From Atlanta



LESSONS LEARNED FROM ATLANTA





No one in Atlanta will ever forget where they were on Jan 29, 2014 when winter storm Leon dumped 2.5" of snow throughout the area. Chances are, they were stuck on I-285. Students were trapped on…
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History of Subaru of Jacksonville - and Why That Matters

History of Subaru of Jacksonville

We've come a long way, baby!  Subaru of Jacksonville as we know it opened in the year 2000, when veteran Subaru owner Phil Porter moved to Jacksonville from Torrington, CT, where he changed and revolutionized the Subaru business in New England.  He took a big chance opening a Subaru dealership in Jacksonville.  At the time, many people in the South thought of a Subaru as a "Northern car," and…
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