Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Car interior cleaning

10 hacks for interior car detailing

How to clean the interior of your vehicle

You know the old motto: clean car, clean mind. We certainly stand by this saying. Every daily commuter knows just how easy it is for dust, random sticky spots, and trash to build up around his vehicle. While this is a pain, it’s easy to clean the interior of your vehicle regularly to avoid problems! We want to make sure that your vehicle is looking great long after it’s driven off the lot, so check out this post about how to clean the interior of your vehicle.  Read the rest of this entry >>

man waxes car

Here’s how to wash and protect your car’s exterior

How to wax your own vehicle

Few things are as satisfying as driving around in a squeaky-clean and shiny freshly cleaned car.  It’s amazing what wonders a thorough washing and waxing can do for your vehicle can do for your vehicle. Every commuter knows how easily dirt and dust compacts on their cars. It doesn’t just look bad, but dirt and dust build up can cause long term pint and body damage. A good vehicle waxing is able to protect against this, and can do wonders for the life of your vehicle’s body. Even better, it’s easy to wax your car all by yourself. Check out this post with steps on how to wax your own vehicle! Read the rest of this entry >>

Man shows couple a used car.

Check out this video for used car shopping tips

What should I know when buying a non-certified used car?

Buying a new-to-you car is always an exciting experience. SA exciting as it is, it may start to seem overwhelming at some points. Luckily, your friends here at Luxury and Imports are here to help. Edmunds, one of the foremost auto-news networks, has put together this video all about what you should know when buying a non-certified used carTake a look and enjoy the video below to learn more! Read the rest of this entry >>

Car, tent and campfire

How to camp from your vehicle

Tips for a worry-free camping trip

It’s summer, which means there is now more time than ever to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. One of the hands-down best ways to really immerse yourself in the outdoors is camping. The hikes, sounds of birds and animals, and fresh air are all perfect stress relievers. We’re lucky, where we are, that we have access to camping areas for the seasoned backpacker and outdoorsman, and also great sites with easy automobile or RV access, too. We want to make sure that you stay safe on all of your travels, big and small, so we put together this post with tips for a worry-free camping trip. Read further to learn more about getting the most out of your next gallivant into the wilderness. Read the rest of this entry >>

Cars in traffic

We have tips for driving during pothole season

Tips for driving during pothole season

Summer is here. That means a lot of things. The kids are out of school, there’s plenty to see and do, and of course, it’s pothole season. An unexpected pothole could end up costing you thousands of dollars in damage. From wheel, tire, and axle problems, to possible body and steering damage, potholes are no joke. We want to make sure that you are happy with your vehicle long after it’s driven off the lot so we put together a few tips for driving during pothole season. Take a look at these, and keep them in your back pocket. We have a feeling that they might just come in handy out there on the road. Read the rest of this entry >>

Closeup image of a flat tire

What should I do if I get a flat tire?

How to change a flat tire

All drivers know that a lot of things can go wrong on the road. In many situations, driving defensively and safely will usually ensure that you don’t cause any damage to your vehicles, but there are plenty of inevitables out there on the open road. One of the more common mishaps that many driver out there may experience is the forever day-ruining flat tire phenomenon. Though it may seem like a hassle at first, it’s fairly easy to put a spare tire on your car, and be on your way! That’s why your friends here at Luxury and Imports have put together a set of instructions about how to change a flat tire. Take a look so you’ll always drive easy! Read the rest of this entry >>

Summer Road Trip Packing List

What should I pack for my summer road trip

What to pack for a summer road trip

Summer is just about here, and for many people, that means vacation! If you have a wandering spirit, or can’t necessarily budget a plane ticket, a road trip is a great option for a getaway. Your friends at Luxury and Imports want to make sure that you’re well prepared, so we put together a list of items of what to pack for a summer road trip. Make the most out of your trip by using the checklist below! Read the rest of this entry >>

Man washes car exterior

Where can I get my car detailed in Kansas City?

Auto detailing Kansas City MO

Here at Luxury and Imports, we make sure that all of the cars we have for sale are in tip-top condition. Along with ensuring the performance and quality of our vehicles, we make sure that every one of our vehicles is spic and span inside and out. We love that our vehicles have that shiny showroom exterior, but we understand it’s unlikely your car will stay that way when you drive it off the lot. Well, we want to make sure you have the information to get your car looking like the day you drive it off the lot. That’s why we’ve put together this post about auto detailing in Kansas City MO. Read on to learn more about available auto detailing services here in the Kansas City Area. Read the rest of this entry >>

Man showing a woman a car in a dealership

We have tips for buying used vehicles

What to look for in a used car

Here at Luxury and Imports, used cars are what we do. No one knows better than us what to look for, and about assuring quality in used cars. It can be tough, especially for a new buyer, to pinpoint exactly what might be beneficial, or what could hurt them in the process of purchasing a used vehicle. This is why we have put together a few tips about what to look for in a used car. Read this post to ensure you’re ready to check for quality, possible defects, and get the most bang for your buck when shopping for a used car! Read the rest of this entry >>