Archive for the ‘FAQs’ Category
Explained: Key Differences Between Apple Carplay vs. Android Auto
Is there anything worse than grabbing your phone to change the song while you’re alone in the car somewhere? We detest it, too! Additionally, it is risky! So let’s discuss mobile-car communication apps today. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are these area’s two most widely used apps. Although they are relatively similar, they do differ in a few ways. In this blog by Third Coast Auto Group, our team has explained the key differences between Apple Carplay and Android Auto.(more…)
How to protect your car in the Summer?
Sun and heat can be two harmful conditions for your car. During the summer season, your vehicle will require care and maintenance as the engine, exterior body, and interiors will get affected due to the extreme temperatures. Join us at Third Coast Auto Group in Austin, TX, to learn how to protect your car in the summer. Continue reading for more information.(more…)
New Ford Owner Spin Technology
When route alternatives for their journeys are available, those who use Google Maps for efficient and accurate journey planning will now be able to find Spin e-scooters and e-bikes. Spin, Ford’s micro-mobility subsidiary, is working with Google Maps to make e-scooters and e-bikes available as a mode of transportation in 84 different towns and cities across the United States, Canada, Germany, and Spain. What is the purpose of the Ford Owner Spin technology? Read about the Owner Spin Technology by Ford here by Third Coast Auto Group in Austin, TX!continue reading this entry
Manual transmission Ford vehicles for 2021
The pleasures of manual transmissions are unmatched even today. Don’t we all just absolutely love them? Cars and trucks with manual shifters, sadly, are rapidly becoming obsolete. This isn’t a new trend, but it’s growing in popularity with each new model. Only a few new cars and trucks come equipped with “standard shift” as a standard feature. Although the manual transmission’s future appears to be gloomy, there are still a few dissenters. So, does Ford have any manual automobiles for the 2021 model year? Learn everything you need to know about manual transmission Ford vehicles for 2021 by reading this blog by Third Coast Auto Group. Following that, you can look through our new Ford inventory in Austin, TX.Continue reading this entry
Online Pre-Approval For Auto-Financing in Austin, TX
Financing a car might not be as easy as it sounds for everyone. People from different walks of life have a varied credit history and this may affect the approval for their auto loans. Are you looking to get an online pre-approval for financing your car near Austin, TX? Your search ends here! Keep reading to learn more about the online pre-approval process for auto-financing at Third Coast Auto Group in Austin, TX.(more…)
Can I stop my car from being repossessed?
Precisely zero people in the history of the explored universe have wanted to lose a job or have their income interrupted. When that happens and people start falling behind on bills, the anxiety is almost immeasurable. Few things will be more terrifying for people who aren’t currently working full-time than the thought of having their vehicle taken back because they have fallen behind on payments. If you’re wondering, ‘Can I stop my car from being repossessed,’ Third Coast Auto Group is ready to help. Unfortunately, there are no hard and fast answers that will apply to everyone. Each of these steps are only a few of the options available to vehicle owners. Some people may need to try a few of them. Let’s take a closer look. (more…)
State or National Parks near Austin, TX
There is no doubt that Texas is a beautiful state. Several members of the Third Coast Auto Group product team like to spend their free time exploring the several state or national parks near Austin, TX, and take advantage of everything those facilities have to offer. You should have no problem finding plenty of trails for hiking or biking. Do you want to enjoy some time on or near the water? There are several lakes, streams and rivers to enjoy. Of course, Austin is only a short drive from the President Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historical site, if that is your idea of a great family vacation. Whatever you choose to do, we hope you do so safely. Remember to dress appropriately for the warm weather and to stay as hydrated as possible. (more…)
How long should car tires last?
Most vehicle owners don’t think about their vehicle’s tires until they are stranded on the side of the road with a flat. If you’re wondering, ‘How long should car tires last,’ the automotive experts at Third Coast Auto Group have some answers for you. Like any other automotive component, a set of tires will take care of a vehicle owner as well as they take care of their tires. That means keeping up with regularly scheduled maintenance procedures, like having the tires rotated on time as well as demonstrating good driving habits. Our team wants to be a total automotive resource for current and future Third Coast Auto Group customers. Let’s take a closer at a few things you might be interested in knowing. (more…)
What does a used car’s buyer’s guide tell you?
Third Coast Auto Group is always trying to fight through the bad actions of bad actors in the used car industry. Our team makes sure that all the vehicles we sell are safe and reliable, but we would never ask you to take our word for it. That’s why we strictly follow Federal Trade Commission guidelines and provide a buyer’s guide with each vehicle. So, what does a used car’s buyer’s guide tell you? It is important to note that a buyer’s guide differs slightly from the information contained in a CarFax report. Both provide important details about an individual vehicle, they just kind of approach things differently. Let’s take a closer look at this important element in buying a pre-owned vehicle. (more…)
Golf Courses Open for Father’s Day 2021 near Austin, TX
Dads and golf are a winning combination. Whether your dad is ready to play on Sundays or he just likes to play the occasional round, why don’t you join him this year? A few of our Third Coast Auto Group product experts found some area golf courses open for Father’s Day 2021 near Austin, TX that should work for your needs. If you plan on going this route, you will want to schedule a tee time as soon as possible. Courses are going to fill up very quickly. On the other hand, you can also avoid all of that and help your dad with his game by giving him a gift certificate for some lessons. Our team also included a map to businesses that offer that particular service. (more…)