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How to Drive Safely on the Snow & Ice

Driving in harsh winter climates makes it difficult to control your vehicle properly. Here at Tubbs Brothers in Sandusky, MI, we know how nerve-wracking it can be to navigate any vehicle through the snow and ice. In order to help prepare for the winter months, we’ve come up with this handy guide designed to provide you with some tips and tricks that will help you get through inclement weather without hassle.

If you have any questions after you’ve read the article below, feel free to call or text our Sandusky, MI dealership at (810) 648-0000.

Preparing Your Vehicle…

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What You Need To Know Before Buying a Used Car

There are many advantages to buying a used car rather than a new car. Today's automobiles last a long time and can go hundreds of thousands of miles if they are properly maintained. Automobiles typically depreciate the fastest during the first two years, so if you purchase a 2 or 3 year old vehicle, the original owner paid a large portion of the depreciation. Of course, even older vehicles can be a good choice if you know what to look for. So, with that, let's take a look at how you can find a safe and reliable vehicle…

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The Modern Process of Car Buying - This is not the 70s or 80s anymore!

The internet killed the car business. Then, it built it right back up. We live in a world of retail transparency, shopping from the couch, and uber-competitiveness. Shoppers have the ability to get great deals every time they shop for a car and that has translated into a major shift in the way they're sold.

That's not to say that there are no dealers or salespeople out there who still try to mislead people into paying too much or buying the wrong car, but the paradigm that gave the car business a bad name in the 70s and…

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Good, Real-world Trade-In Advice!

Ever wonder why you can get your trade-in appraised at five different dealer, and get five different offers? It''ll drive you crazy!


Here's some basic real-world trade-in advise from me, a local Thumb Area guy that's been in the auto business for 24+ years. Some of it might sound harsh, but it's straight to the point. Please be open-minded and take this information into consideration. It can only help the next time you're looking to trade in your car.


First and foremost... NEVER, EVER base your final buying decision on the trade-in offer only! Always…

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