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Deciding Whether to Buy or Lease

The basic decision of whether or not to buy or lease a car is very dependent on your individual needs and preferences. Some factors that should be part of your decision process between deciding if you should buy or lease a vehicle should include:
 
- Your budget for car loan or lease payment
- Your preferences for driving new cars (versus owning a car for a longer period)
- Your desire to hold a car as an investment
- The manner in which you drive and treat cars
- Any current promotions or incentives for buying or leasing a car

Individuals who are seeking out…
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Healthy Tires Mean a Healthy Wallet

According to the Department of Energy, we waste over three million gallons of gas yearly due to poor tire maintenance. Tires that are underinflated or unbalanced force the car to work harder and burn more gas which translates into higher fuel costs.

The good news is this is preventable with correct tire care. If you look at your owners manual, it will state how often your vehicle should have its tires rotated. We provide this service at our location.

During the rotation, the professionals at our shop will check for irregular air pressure and balance which are the main culprits…
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Improve Fuel Mileage

Perhaps, you've noticed that your vehicle is starting to get less mileage over the last few months. Well, one of the issues might be lack of regular maintenance on the car. Certainly, every car driven on the road requires regular maintenance or the car will face a number of issues. For example, less fuel efficiency. This might lead to you filling up the car's gas tank several times a month.
Regular vehicle maintenance will provide a way for you to discover hidden problems. For example, you might discover that your car has a faulty oxygen sensor that leads…
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A tale of two quarts: Synthetic Oil vs Conventional Oil

As you pull into the garage, the technician asks a simple question, "Would you prefer conventional motor oil, or synthetic?" He points to a chart and you weigh your options. But how do you know for sure what your vehicle needs? Motor oil works by lubricating all the points of your engine that move, as the components inside rub against one another, oil works to reduce friction and is capable of withstanding tremendous heat.
Synthetic oil is a chemically crafted blend designed for higher performance vehicles and vehicles with high mileage.
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Volvo Voice Control How-To

One underrated aspect of Volvo technology and innovation is the simple ease of use and accessibility of the digital connectivity within the vehicles themselves. Everything is laid out for convenience and top-notch accommodation from the very beginning, with access to features such as voice control highlighting how simple but effective your engagement can be.

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Volvo Pledges to Cut Carbon Emissions as a WWF Climate Savers Member

The World Wildlife Fund for Nature has been working since 1961 to raise money in support of conservation. Since then, the organization has blossomed into one of the most recognizable environmental groups on the planet.

Ask any biologist what the biggest threat to wildlife is, and nine times out of ten they'll tell you "climate change." (The one out of ten who says something different probably went off on an...

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Introducing the Future of Small Volvo Cars

Looking to stand out on the streets of Stamford, while also staying safe and comfortable? There are two models out there that are outlandishly unique in a way that draws the eye and holds it like glue -- yet at the same time, refined and understated in that singularly Scandinavian way Volvo is famous for.

Unfortunately, they're just concepts -- for now. The Volvo 40.1 and 40.2 are a first look at an…

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Buy a Certified Pre-Owned Volvo at Volvo of Stamford Today

Volvo is a luxury brand coveted by many drivers, yet there are some who unfortunately do not have the means to purchase a brand new model. Fortunately, Volvo of Stamford is here to assist. At our dealership in Stamford, Connecticut, we have a lineup of certified pre-owned Volvo models for sale. We encourage you to look at the available selection to choose the best one for you.

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