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Transfer Case Maintenance


As the owner of a 4-wheel drive vehicle you understand the importance of routine maintenance, but what is a transfer case and when do I need to service it? Below are some tips about transfer cases:
• Transfer Case- 4-wheel drive vehicles require a transfer case because it directs power to both vehicle axles through separate drive shafts. If the vehicle is in 4WD mode then the driveshaft inside the transfer case allows both the front and rear wheels to pull the vehicle, if the vehicle is in 2WD mode then the driveshaft in the transfer case allows only the rear…
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Let Us Extend the Life of Your Tires with a Tire Rotation

We want you to get the most miles out of your tires that you can. One of the ways to do that is to have them rotated periodically. Because tires wear unevenly, rotating them can keep the tread wear relatively even as they age.

Tire rotation service includes moving the tires on your vehicle from front to back and from the left side to right side. This is because the tires that receive power directly from the engine, like the front tires on a front-wheel drive car, wear quicker than the other two tires. Tires are switched from left to…

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How to Get Your Holiday Food Home Safe and Intact

As the holidays approach, we all look forward to that amazing family meal. Cooking, setting the table, and dishes aren't the only messy jobs that people have to deal with during the holidays, however. It can be an adventure to just get that turkey home safely without making a mess all over your beautiful car!

Here are some helpful tips for making sure that the cranberry sauce doesn't become a part of your upholstery!
  • Always Make Sure Your Food is in a Safe Container Making sure your containers are leak-safe will help keep your car clean this holiday…
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Prepare Your Vehicle and Yourself For Holiday Travel


What are the best strategies for preparing your vehicle for the upcoming holiday travel season to ensure that you make it to your destination safely?

Make sure to be up to date on your oil changes and have your vehicle’s fluids checked. Also, it is a great time to have your tires checked. Make an appointment with the service department at Capitol Chevrolet to have a...
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Get the Parts You Need through Our Dealership

When you need parts for a vehicle, you want to make sure that you are going to the right source to get the parts right for you. It is important that you find a knowledge service staff, such as ours at Capitol Chevrolet to help you out so that you end up with the exact parts that you need.

We are here to work with you in figuring out what parts will be right for the work that you are doing on your car. You can trust us to find the best parts for you. You can trust us to…

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Autotrader Dishes on Five Reasons the 2017 Cadillac CTS Is Worth the Look

When it comes to recommending cars, Autotrader likes to boil it down to five reasons. While these offer insight into an exciting luxury sedan like the 2017 Cadillac CTS in broad strokes, the nuance and details offer more. And considering reviewers use words phrases like “world class” and “exceptional” to describe it, there’s plenty to sink your teeth into.

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Tips for Staying Safe on the Highway

Driving on the highway can be tricky, even for experienced drivers. Vehicles are driving at higher speeds on the highway than they are when driving in the city, that's why it is imperative to drive carefully and safely. Below are some tips on how to drive safely while on the highway:

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