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The Upgrade Options for Headlights


Take a look at this set of lights. No, maybe not average lighting; the lights which matter! All these are a few of the road-friendly headlights which you may use to upgrade your car's safety. They could be a little confusing sometimes, but we now have specialists with the knowledge to inform you exactly what they are.

Bulbs that use xenon. These are HID bulbs. The burning petrol produces a bright light discharge and illuminates the trail. Light emitting diode LED bulbs. The bulbs extend life easier for the average motorist who must operate a vehicle through the nighttime…
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There is a Strong Reason To Keep Your Gas Tank Filled During the Winter


It is only sensible to be sure and do what is going to help maintain your vehicle in the best way possible. This is why it is a good idea to keep your gas tank as full as possible at all times during the winter.

When we have a low amount of gas in our tank, that means that there will be more air than gas in the tank. The air will usually contain moisture and when the moisture condenses there is a good possibility that it can cause problems.

The condensation tends to take place in the fuel line…
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Keep kitty litter, sand, or salt in your vehicle in the winter


Did you know that there are some common items that you can store in your vehicle in case you become stranded by ice or snow that will help you to get out of that slippery situation? Well, we here at Gezon Nissan want our Grand Rapids customers to know that packing salt, sand, or kitty litter in your vehicle is a smart idea that can save you from being stranded and having to call a tow truck in the winter months.

Salt can be used by sprinkling it around the vehicle and underneath the tires of your vehicle to melt…
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Your Tires and Their Tread

We are quickly approaching the snowy winter months, and that means it's time to make sure all the fluids are changed or topped off and your brakes and tires are up to snuff.

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Traveling with Holiday Meals

The holidays are upon us once again, which means you probably can't wait to sink your teeth into the rich and not-so-healthy treats you look forward to eating this time of year. The holidays are also an ideal time for loved ones and friends to come together, so there's a good chance you'll be making a drive or two--with food. Here are some suggestions for making sure your car remains stain-free during your holiday travels.

If you have a large tarp or blanket, spread this along the floor of the rear of the vehicle so that you…
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Compare Four-Wheel Drive vs. All-Wheel Drive

When looking for a vehicle that is strong on the road, no matter what conditions, you will probably look toward a Four-Wheel Drive (4WD) vehicle. However, 4WD is not the only type out there that can handle the harsh roads. All-Wheel Drive (AWD) is another option that you might want to consider. If you are uncertain at which is right for you, then let the Gezon Nissan sales team highlight the benefits of each.

Four-Wheel Drive – 4WD is typically suited for those who live in very muddy areas, or areas that receive large amounts of snow. 

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Windshield Wiper Fluid: Not to be Substituted For Water


Water is great at quenching your thirst, keeping your grass alive, washing your hands, and so much more. But when it comes to your windshield, you need to use windshield wiper fluid, not water. If you have heard that water makes a good substitute for windshield wiper fluid, you should think again.

Windshield wiper fluid is not just designed to clean your windshield. It is used to lubricate the moving parts inside of the windshield wiper system. If you use water, you may not be giving the moving parts the lubrication they need...
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Helping you with the Cost of Ownership

Owning a vehicle is a big expense, not just because of the initial sticker price that you agree to, but because of the ongoing costs associated with the process. You have to consider your down payment and the monthly payments that will come along with it. Other expenses include securing vehicular insurance, putting gas in your car on an ongoing basis, and paying for routine maintenance and repairs.

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Why Should You Invest in Winter Wiper Blades?

The winter season is fast upon us again and now is the time to prepare your vehicle so that you are not stuck on the highway unable to see the roads clearly. Getting new winter wiper blades will allow you to get to your destination safer. Here at Gezon Nissan in Grand Rapids, Michigan, our auto service team can help you with prepping your car or SUV for winter.

The winter wiper blades have a thick rubber shell that protects all the moving parts so they don't freeze from the ice. 

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