How to Handle Emergency Situations While on the Road

If you find yourself in an emergency situation, don't panic. By taking a few preventative measures ahead of time, you can keep yourself and your loved ones safe until the authorities arrive.

The first and best way to prepare for a roadside emergency is to have items such as jumper cables, water, first aid and a flashlight available somewhere in your vehicle. In the winter months, it is also a good idea to have antifreeze on hand. When you do find yourself in a roadside emergency situation, look to move yourself and others away from the scene of the…

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The BMW X5: Built for Performance

If you want to own an SAV that lacks nothing when it comes to luxury, convenience and high-performance amenities, the BMW X5 should be at the top of your list. This popular vehicle is waiting for you to test drive it at BMW of Rochester Hills, so don’t hesitate to come by when you have time to take one out on the road.

Regardless of whether you choose one of the turbo-charged six-cylinder engine styles or go straight for the high-end eight-cylinder model, you’re sure to find power and capability to spare. Additional standard and optional amenities accompany…

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Signs Your Belts And Hoses Need Attention

Since there are multiple belts and hoses that are essential to the proper function of your vehicle, it's important to know when one of them might need to be replaced. BMW of Rochester Hills can examine them for cracks or other damage before replacing or repairing the part.

If you see fluid underneath your vehicle after driving, then it's possible that there is a hole in one of your hoses. It could also mean that a hose has come loose from what it was connected to if you're seeing a large amount of fluid instead of just…

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Explore the BMW X3

If you want a luxury compact SAV in Shelby Township that has much to offer, our team here at BMW of Rochester Hills thinks that you'll be impressed with the BMW X3. With this luxury compact SAV, you can enjoy eye-catching style and advanced features that are sure to enhance your driving experience.

The BMW X3 has several features that boost performance. You get a combustion engine and electric motor with the BMW X3 iDrive30e that's a remarkable fusion of power and efficiency. If you want serious muscle, the BMW X3 M40i features a TwinPower turbo engine.

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It Is Time to Go Take a Look at the BMW X1 for Yourself

BMW has assembled quite the lineup of vehicles to tempt you. With the X1, you will be looking at one of the more popular luxury subcompact SAVs on the road today. This is a special vehicle. It has the cargo space you desire, while still being able to comfortably seat five people.

With the Frontal Collision Warning system, you will have someone there helping to guide you through traffic every step of the way. This feature will actually send you an alert if an object is too close in front of you. Just think of how many potential collisions may…

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Expect A Vehicle History Report

How much would you like to know what the history of a vehicle that you are considering buying really is? Most of us would be happy to lay down a significant amount of money to get that kind of information. We don’t have to pay huge sums to make it happen though. We can actually get the information that we require without having to pay for it.

Requiring a vehicle history report from a seller of a used vehicle is the way to see how much they are really wanting to sell the vehicle. You may find that they…

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BMW 5 Series Overview

The BMW 5 Series offers one of the best lineups for the luxury midsize class. In fact, US News & World Report rated the 5 Series as the number one luxury sedan on the market. With a base horsepower of 248 and a refreshed exterior design, the 5 Series comes with a long list of features. This includes a premium technology package with intuitive driver assistance features and connectivity options. With rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive options, the 5 Series also has the xDrive feature, which is exclusive to BMW engines and drivetrains.

 

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BMW Offers Competitive Maintenance and Service Plans

BMW cars maintain a prestigious image thanks to their design, performance, and capability features. Some models last well over 150,000 miles, which is impressive. Of course, the vehicles must be properly maintained to last so long. Proper maintenance starts on day one and should continue for as long as you own the vehicle. BMW did take steps to help drivers with the cause.

BMW Value Service allows owners to get reasonable pricing on specified repairs and maintenance. And when new parts are necessary, the service center supplies only BMW original parts. 

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Winter Driving Tips That Keep You and Others Safe While on the Road

It can be quite a challenge to drive on snow and ice covered roads in the winter months in Shelby Township. If you get anxious just thinking about having to get behind the wheel in the winter, we here at BMW of Rochester Hills have some winter driving tips that can help keep you and other drivers safe while on the road.

While there may be posted speed limits in a specific area, you're likely going to reduce your speed in order to prevent slipping and losing control of your vehicle. Stay in the right lane, and keep your…

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Winter Tire Options for Automobiles

The tires on a car play a vital role on the road. They control speed, precision, handling, and stopping power. Because basic tires operate differently on the road in the winter, many manufacturers make special tires specifically for ice and slush. To stay safe on snowy or icy highways, you should consider buying these tires if you only own regular tires. Your safety is important to us, which is why we developed this winter tire guide. It will help you select the best winter tires for your automobile.

There are two types of winter tires. You can pick a studded…

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