What Makes Today's Rearview Mirrors Dim Automatically?

Rearview mirrors that forced you to flip a button to reduce night-driving glare were common in the 20th century. Today's vehicles include mirrors that dim themselves. You might have driven a car with this feature, but you may not know how it works. We can help you see the subject clearly at Dyer & Dyer Volvo Cars. This info will raise your ability to shop confidently for your next vehicle in Chamblee.

Light sensors within these mirrors engage a microprocessor when they pick up strong light. That microprocessor's circuit converts the light into electricity, and it moves that charge…

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Tips on buying a used car

When it's time for you to get a vehicle, you have a choice between a new or used one. There are a number of benefits to buying a used car, including a lower price and more options. However, you need to make sure you follow these tips so that you get the best deal on your used car.

One of the most important tips to follow is to research the car thoroughly. Get a vehicle history report on the exact car you want to buy and also do internet research on the make and model to look for any…

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What Trim Features Do You Get for the Volvo V60 Inscription

When you choose the Volvo V60 Inscription, you get some impressive trim upgrades. At this price point, you are going to get design features that are upgrades on many other models in its class. This is one of the reasons why the Inscription has quickly become one of the most popular midsize sports wagons.

The alloy wheels of the Volvo V60 Inscription give it a sleek and sporty look that will turn heads. The wheels do not sacrifice looks for performance though as they offer a smooth ride.

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Understanding Your Vehicle's Alternator

A vehicle's alternator plays a crucial role in generating the energy needed to charge the battery and power the electrical system. The alternator powers the battery while it is running to deliver peak power. Because the alternator and the battery are so closely connected, it can be challenging to discern what may be causing issues in your vehicle.

A warning light on the instrument cluster is the first signal that your alternator may be failing. Other warning signs include dim lights or gauges and instruments not functioning like before.

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The Volvo XC40 Replaces the Traditional Instrument Cluster and Provides a High Performance Audio System

The Volvo XC40 is a popular luxury subcompact SUV, and we have them in stock here on our lot! This vehicle offers many great audio and technology features, so today we will be highlighting two of those features to help you get to know this luxury vehicle better.

12.3 Inch Digital Driver Display

This standard issue feature takes the place of a traditional instrument cluster behind the steering wheel and provides all of the necessary vehicle information right in front of you, causing the least amount of distraction when driving.

High Performance Audio System

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Hear music as you haven…

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The Volvo S60 Features a Touch Screen and the Harmon Kardon Premium Sound System

The Volvo S60 is a popular luxury compact sedan, and we currently have them in stock on our lot here at Dyer & Dyer Volvo Cars! These compact sedans pack a punch when it comes to their audio and technology features, so we're going to highlight a couple of those features here today to better acquaint you with this luxury vehicle.

A 9 Inch Center Display with Touch Screen

It's easier than ever to access navigation features, music, and other media with the 9 inch center display with touchscreen, which comes standard on all S60 models.

 

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How to Jump Start Another Car

If you drive with an older battery in your car, you may be risking the chance of getting stuck on the road with a dead battery. A cheap battery may only last one year, which is why it’s important to check the rating and duration of your battery by comparing online. In any case, you can simply jump-start your battery to get back on the road. However, you should take your vehicle into the shop right away.

Jump-starting a vehicle takes about 15 minutes and requires a set of jumper cables. Before attempting to jump-start your car, you should…

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What is front-wheel drive vs. rear-wheel drive?

Have you ever wondered how your car is able to move so quickly? What gives your wheels power? What does a “drivetrain” mean? The drivetrain is the term given to the configuration of your transmission and wheels. In a front-wheel drivetrain, your transmission sends power from the engine to your front wheels. This allows your car to move forward as the wheels pull it. However, it’s different for a rear-wheel drive configuration.

In a rear-wheel drivetrain, your transmission sends power down your car’s driveshaft to the rear differential. 

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Examining the Exterior of the Volvo V90

Offering an engine that's both turbocharged and supercharged, the Volvo V90 is definitely making a name for itself among car enthusiasts. However, some of its most impressive features aren't actually found under the hood. They're part of the vehicle's exterior.

A low roofline makes it easy for bikers and backpackers to hitch their belongings to a top rack. Active, high-beam headlights will illuminate everything on the road. If you like to stargaze, a moonroof can be retracted to let natural light pour into the vehicle. 

 

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Relax and Enjoy the Ride with the 2020 Volvo S90

The 2020 Volvo S90 is a five-star luxury sedan that offers artisan styling, precision engineering and a first-class interior. The S90 uses a combination of aerodynamic curves, artistically inspired accents and an extravagant grill to form elegant styling that turns heads. As a company, Volvo has always had a philosophy of utilizing state-of-the-art technology to provide drivers with a top-tier vehicle. The S90 is no exception to this philosophy as it uses available supercharged, turbocharged and hybrid engines. 

 

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