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Should You Use Sand, Salt or Kitty Litter for Increased Traction?

When winter weather creates slippery conditions here in Milford, Delaware, drivers are left with a few choices on how to handle a sticky situation. Salt, sand and kitty litter all have the ability to increase traction, so which is the best? The I.G. Burton BMW sales team would like to help!

To begin, unlike sand or kitty litter, salt has the ability to melt ice. This can be very useful when the ice just keeps building layers upon itself. There is a downside however, and that is that salt can be harmful to plants and animals. 

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When to Undertake Fluid Service

For your car to work smoothly, it needs fluids. If your car’s fluids run out or low, it can lead to more problems, such as more expensive parts breaking down. Let the BMW service team at i.g. Burton BMW help you care for your vehicle with these fluid tips.

Transmission Fluid - When it smells like it is burned, your transmission fluid is getting old and needs to be changed. We encourage you to check the fluid on a monthly basis, and replace it after every 15,000 to 60,000 miles, depending on your model.

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