Big Features Available On the Subaru Crosstrek Revealed

If you want a compact crossover SUV that can act like a big SUV, then you will want to check out the Subaru Crosstrek. This little SUV is a popular choice that is designed to do more. Check out what the Crosstrek has to offer.

The Crosstrek offers an immense cargo capacity rating of 121.6 cubic feet. Compare that to the Honda CH-R, Nissan Rogue Sport and the Hyundai Kona. The competition can't offer more than 118.9 cubic square feet. That means the Crosstrek can help you carry more gear wherever you want. The Crosstrek offers a…

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How Extreme Hot & Cold Affect Your Car Battery

Today's average car battery is built to meet vehicle demands for roughly four to seven years. During that time, many things can compromise your car battery's health. Extreme hot and cold are the main culprits. According to the experienced team members of our Lithia Subaru of Oregon City service department, here's why.

All About Electrolytes

Electrolytes in your car battery create and store electricity. It's this stored electricity that helps your engine turn over. When extreme cold sets in, your car battery's electrolytes become 

 

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Dimming Lights

If there is an issue with your battery, you'll usually see signs of the problem before there is a complete loss of power. One of the first signs you might notice is slow starting. While this could also be associated with a starter that's going out, a failing battery is usually the least expensive place to start when you visit Lithia Subaru of Oregon City.

Your lights might dim at random intervals while you're driving at night. This usually occurs when there is simply not enough power from your battery to handle all of the electrical components…

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Getting Your Belts & Hoses Checked On Your Vehicle

With our vehicles, it's easy to focus on the larger parts that affect how it operates. But, there are smaller areas that are also important in keeping your vehicle in good shape. For instance, the belts and hoses need to be routinely inspected and change. Here are the reasons why.

Belts
As the belts in your vehicle get older, the material gets harder and has an increased chance to break. When this happens, there is a chance your vehicle can shut off and no longer run.

Hoses
?Hoses have the responsibility of carrying fluids that can be extremely hot…

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Top Features of the Subaru BRZ

If you've seen the Subaru BRZ on the road, it is hard to pass up the sleek features of this popular sports coupe. This car is designed well and gives you the design features made for people who love to drive and the handling that is ready to hug the road.

One of the best ways to stay comfortable while you drive the Subaru BRZ is Subaru Starlink Multimedia. Enjoy voice-activated navigation and access to Sirius XM, Andriod Auto, and Apple CarPlay. You can also see all the pertinent information on the display that includes lap time and a…

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Go Above And Beyond With the Subaru Ascent

Wintertime brings a lot of difficulties. Between bad weather, bad roads, and no lack of things to do, it can be tough to get around. At Lithia Subaru of Oregon City, we understand how hard things can be when roads get bad. That's why this year, we're recommending families investigate the Subaru Ascent.

The Ascent is a three-row model that really puts the "utility" in SUV. Besides offering an impressive 153.5 cubic feet of interior space, the Ascent also brings power and agility to the table. It stands out from the competition in that it has standard…

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The New Subaru WRX: Bold Style Meets Convenience

The new Subaru WRX is here to impress with its sleek and sporty design and performance that blows the competition out of the water. But the inside is equally impressive with all the latest in technology bringing maximum convenience and more versatility than you’d expect from a sport sedan.

The new WRX comes equipped with Subaru Starlink as the central command for all the information you need. Use it to sync your smartphone via Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, and even enjoy the perks of SiriusXM All-Access Radio standard

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Subaru Crosstrek: Sleek, Agile & Powerful

Subaru Crosstrek may as well be called Textbook Compact Crossover. It looks sporty yet clean, has tons of interior volume, handles exquisitely and powers through any landscape easily. Our Lithia Subaru of Oregon City team members can't decide which features we love most, but here are two we think are especially nifty.

High-Strength Steel Body Structure

Standard on all Crosstrek models is a super-strong steel body, utilized on the Subaru Global Platform to ensure sound structure over decades and decades. The body boasts inherent vibration resistance, translating into a quieter,

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How to Stay in Control This Winter

Driving in the wintertime can be a hazardous activity no matter what the conditions are. We want you to be informed and prepared for driving in the snow, so here are some tips for helping you drive safer and with more confidence in the winter weather:

Slow Down and Drive Extra Cautious

You may have a fast car but that doesn't mean that you should drive fast when the roads are slick. Slowing down will help you to avoid running into the curb and rear-ending cars.

Be Prepared

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Take Advantage of the New Features of the 2020 Subaru Forester

The 2020 Subaru Forester is the perfect car for driving around Oregon City or across the country. It has high safety ratings that make it an excellent option for families or young drivers, and it’s full of convenient features that make driving and riding in the Forester a pleasant experience. Here at Lithia Subaru of Oregon City, we want you to know about the new features available on the 2020 Forester.

When it comes to safety, the Forester has everything covered thanks to features like Driver Assist Technology, Subaru DriverFocus...

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