Your Local Carlyle Chevy Dealer

Carlyle Lake is one of the best camping locations in the state of Illinois. With numerous campgrounds spread around the lake, there’s no better way to unwind and relax near Carlyle. And, there’s no better way to go camping than with a trusty, reliable truck. Here’s how to use your Chevrolet truck to go camping […]

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Without a functioning battery, your car won’t be going anywhere — so it’s important to be aware of some key warning signs. If you’ve noticed any of these issues recently, it’s probably time to have a new battery installed. Slow start or no start Does your engine turn over slowly and reluctantly when you try […]

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Having car troubles, but can’t quite pin down the cause? It could be a problem with the alternator, a component that’s responsible for keeping your car battery charged, starting up your vehicle, and powering its accessories. Here’s a look at some of the top signs that your car’s alternator is bad. Trouble starting up If […]

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A pre-owned vehicle can be a valuable option, but it may not be as clean as a brand-new vehicle when you purchase it. If your used Chevy is in need of a quick clean, K&J Chevrolet in Carlyle, Illinois, has some tips for making it look like new. Wipe down the dash Combine two parts […]

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Hot summers are perfect for road trips and vacations in your Chevy, but the warm weather can also be hard on your vehicle. Hit the dealership for essential service now so your car will be running smoothly all summer long. Engine and Battery Hot weather makes your engine and battery work harder, so you should […]

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When it’s time for an oil change, and you’re asked if your vehicle uses synthetic or regular/conventional motor oil, you might find yourself wondering what the difference is between the two. Understanding the nuances of regular oil versus synthetic oil will help you make the best decision for your vehicle. Crude oil is the direct […]

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If your vehicle is going to sit idle for days or weeks at a time, it is important to continue to care for it so that once you’re ready to drive around Carlyle or the rest of Illinois, your car can perform at full strength. These tips will help you keep your idle ride fresh […]

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Winter is coming, and with it will be snow, ice, and freezing temperatures. Your car needs special attention to get ready for these cold months, so read on to learn how to prepare your Chevy for winter. Check Your Tires Having good tires on your car makes a huge difference in safe winter driving. You want […]

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