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Improve Driver Awareness of Bicyclists

As the number of bicyclists on our streets and roads increases, there is a greater need for driver awareness of bikes. Drivers must learn to look twice for bikers and pedestrians when making a turn. Careful drivers always stop completely before making a right turn on red.

Drivers know that distracted driving creates risks for everyone on our streets and roads. Drivers should use extra care when operating near bike lanes. When in the area with bikes, drivers should always leave extra room and avoid getting too close. 

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Don't Let Motion Sickness Ruin Your Road Trip

Road trips offer a chance to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life for a few days. However, for people who are susceptible to motion sickness, a great road trip can become the car ride from hell in an instant.

Though motion sickness is never fun, there are some things that you can do to alleviate the pain. For many, simply focusing on the horizon can help to calm your brain and allow your body to return to normal. 

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Planning Today for a Potential Roadside Emergency

Your friends at Mossy Alfa Romeo wanted to make sure you were prepared in the event that something were to go wrong out on the road. Prepare a roadside emergency kit to be able to get back on the road quickly.

Keep a small bag of tools in the trunk that includes pliers, duct tape, hammer, wrenches, socket set, scissors, and knife. Always have a working flashlight and plenty of batteries in your roadside kit in case you're stuck at night. 

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The Importance of Proper Tire Pressure

Tire pressure is something that should be monitored regularly because proper tire pressure is very important. Whether you have a slow leak or are in need of a tire replacement, we at Mossy Alfa Romeo have everything you need to give you the best possible ride.

Incorrect tire pressure is any time your tires do not have the amount of pressure recommended by the manufacturer. Underinflated tires can cause problems on the road and also premature wear and tear on the tires. Overinflated tires can be just as harmful to the tire.  

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How You Can Repair Minor Paint Scratches Yourself

The reasons why you need to have experts looking at the cooling system of your vehicle as the school year begins is because there are numerous parts all operating together to protect the internal parts of your engine.

The radiator not only helps to cool down the engine fluids, it puts it right in front of the fan so the temperature drops faster. The mechanic will also check the radiator cap is the right pressure and the coolant is flushed and filled with a high-grade replacement.

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How You Can Repair Minor Paint Scratches Yourself

It's common to find small scratches and dings to the paint job of your car. If the spot is merely surface level without showing metal underneath, then you may wish to touch up the paint yourself. We want to equip you with these tips and tricks to get the job done right.

First, it's important to choose the correct color for your tube of touch up paint. Merely looking at your car is not the best way to select a hue.

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Does Your Car Have a Backup Camera?

It is important to know about the safety features that cars and trucks have. One of the top safety features on many new car models is a backup camera. Backup cameras provide you with a view of what is behind the wheel. They prevent up to 57 percent of backup accidents of drivers running over stationary objects. 

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Why Car Covers Are Vital for Your Alfa Romeo Vehicle

A good car cover can be one of the most important additions you make to your vehicle. These covers can provide you with safety and security when you can't park in an enclosure, and they can help you save serious money in the long-term depending on your parking habits.

Car covers can protect your vehicle from dust and sand build up if you live in a drier area, perfect for reducing long-term maintenance fees. A good car cover can also preserve your vehicle's paint job, protecting it from sun damage, as well as all types of elemental damage…

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What to Consider When Deciding Between Carpet and Rubber Floor Mats

If you are looking for floor mats for a new car, or to replace your old ones, you may find yourself in a dilemma. What's better, rubber or carpet mats? Here's what you should consider to make your decision a bit easier.

Rubber mats are easy to care for. All you have to do is shake them out or spray them with the hose for a good cleaning. They keep your car's carpet in great shape by protecting it against snow and water, mud, and dirt. So if you have active children, dogs, or live in a…

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The Right Brake Pads for Your Car

Having the brakes on your car serviced regularly can ensure that they stay safe and functional. Mossy Alfa Romeo can help you select the proper pads for your car and your driving needs.

Brake pads function by creating friction on the disc rotor attached to your wheels. They get worn down over time and occasionally need to be replaced. There are many things to consider when putting new brake pads in. 

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