How to Use Apple CarPlay

How to Use Apple CarPlay

Texting and driving is one of the most serious safety hazards that we see on the road today. Apple is attempting to squash the epidemic one car at a time with Apple CarPlay. The idea is that it is safer to glance at this screen to access your phone than to try to search your phone while driving. To introduce you to the revolutionary new system, here is a guide on how to use Apple CarPlay. Instead of using a…

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How to Fix Car Dents

How to Fix Car Dents

Dents in your car are unavoidable. Whether you accidentally bump into something or a person opens their door into your car, you will have to fix a dent at some point. To save yourself some time and money, here’s advice on how to can fix car dents on your own. Use a Sink Plunger If what you have is just a small or medium-sized dent, then all you need to fix it is a normal cup-shaped plunger for sinks. Get…

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Cadillac Escala Concept Unveiled at Annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Cadillac Escala Concept Unveiled at Annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, a yearly event showcasing prewar and postwar cars as well as recent concept cars, took place on August 18th in Pebble Beach, California, where Cadillac unveiled its newest concept car. Introducing the next step in the evolution of the brand’s design, the Cadillac Escala Concept has left auto enthusiasts amazed. Escala is the Spanish word for “scale,” which is fitting for a car that is a full six inches longer than Cadillac’s current flagship sedan,…

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Back to School Driving Tips for Teens, Parents, and Teachers

Back to School Driving Tips for Teens, Parents, and Teachers

With school starting back up, drivers are going to be sharing the road with a lot more people—pedestrians, young children, bicyclists, bus drivers, carpoolers, and more. If you’re driving to school in the morning, follow these back to school driving tips for a safe morning commute all school year. If you’re a parent dropping your kid off, find out the drop-off procedures for the school, as they usually involve specific locations and directions. Don’t double park or drop your kids…

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Fun Local Activities in Mansfield, Ohio

Fun Local Activities in Mansfield, Ohio

If you’re looking for activities in Mansfield, Ohio for the whole family, you’ll be happy to know that the area is chock full of different attractions, ranging from parks to historic architecture. Whether you’re a history buff or just looking for a fun new place to explore, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most exciting places to drop by around the area. If old buildings are up your alley, there are plenty in Mansfield. The Oak Hill Cottage…

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Ask Our Service Department About Our Car Detailing Packages

Ask Our Service Department About Our Car Detailing Packages

What is the difference between cleaning your car and having it detailed? Simple — cleaning gets the basic gunk off, but detailing your car is having it deep-cleaned and polished to look as good as new. When it comes to detailing cars, we here at Bill Harris GM offer a variety of car detailing packages for you to choose from.   Clean Sweep – $15.99 A basic car wash from wiping down the exterior to vacuuming the inside.   Routine…

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Reasons to Buy a Sports Car to Drive this Summer

Reasons to Buy a Sports Car to Drive this Summer

Everyone secretly wants to tear down the highway in a sports car at some point in their life, but is that reason enough to buy one? Actually, these cars aren’t as impractical as many people seem to think, so here are some great reasons to buy a sports car. Sports cars actually hold their value extremely well. Sports cars are the ones you still see people driving 50 years later, especially if they’re well-maintained. Classic Corvettes and Mustangs abound, so…

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Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

If you live in Mansfield, Ohio, or the surrounding area, you know that every Ohioan’s favorite place to visit in the summer is Kings Island and Cedar Point. For most of us they aren’t more than a couple hours away, so it’s definitely worth the day trip to ride the epic rides these parks have to offer. Road tripping to your favorite amusement park is fun for the whole family! However, road tripping to amusement parks requires a different kind of…

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Essential Things to Bring on a Road Trip

Essential Things to Bring on a Road Trip

There’s a lot to think about when you’re preparing for a road trip, and making sure your car is stocked with things you may want or need can fall to the wayside. Follow this list of essential things to bring on a road trip. Healthy snacks and water are a must. You don’t want to eat a lot of junk or heavy food when you’re on a road trip—it leaves you feeling uncomfortable and can mean extra bathroom stops, which…

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Cool Car Hacks You Can Actually Try at Home

Cool Car Hacks You Can Actually Try at Home

Car hacks, like life hacks, are MacGyver-esque ways of fixing or making things with resources you can generally find in your home. Instead of going out and finding expensive products for your car, try these out instead. Toothpaste, amazingly, makes a great headlight cleaner. If your headlights are getting cloudy, smear some toothpaste on a cloth and wipe them down. You can also use hair conditioner to buff your car after a wash. To cool your car off on a…

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