Archive for February, 2019

When Do I Need to Replace My Vehicle’s Battery?

Friday, February 15th, 2019
Mechanic handling a car battery

How Long Does a Vehicle Battery Last?

Most of us can probably say that we experienced going out to our vehicle in the dead of winter with frigid temperatures, eager to get where we want/need to go…and discover that the battery is dead. This is always a huge inconvenience and it seems to happen at the worst possible time. You also start to ask yourself when was the last time that you changed your vehicle’s battery. Let us explain how long a vehicle’s battery will typically last so that you can avoid this inconvenience in the future. (more…)

Strengthen Your Brain with This Fun Automotive Word Search!

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Two people playing a word search game on paper

Word Search with Automotive Brands

We have been hearing about the benefits of certain activities such as coloring, Sudoku, and crossword puzzles. Word searches are considered a cognitive tool that extremely beneficial for all ages because they help develop and strengthen pattern recognition. And they can help increase your vocabulary! Here at Poulin Auto Sales, we love word searches that are automotive related and created one based on the most popular brands from our inventory! Enjoy! (more…)

Watch Out for Moose When Driving in Vermont!

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Moose grazing during the fall season

How to Keep My Vehicle Safe from a Collision with a Moose

Vermont is home to many wildlife species, including moose. This majestic creature is fun to watch from a safe distance, but can be extremely dangerous when we get too close – especially when we are blissfully driving our vehicle. Here are some pieces of advice on how to keep yourself and your vehicle safe from encounters with a moose. (more…)

Should I Buy a Truck Cap or Tonneau Cover for My Used Truck?

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
Truck Cap VS Tonneau Cover on diamond plating

Pros and Cons of Using a Truck Cap or Tonneau Cover for Trucks

So, you just bought yourself a used truck from Poulin Auto Sales – congratulations! Many of our trucks come with accessories that the precious owner used in order to make that truck do more for them. However, you might find yourself wanting to add a couple of additional accessories to make the truck your own. One popular accessory that many truck drivers purchase is some sort of box covering. A truck cap or tonneau cover is by far one of the most useful accessories because it helps keep your cargo protected from theft and Mother Nature. Now the question is, which style is right for you? We have weighed out the pros and cons of using a truck cap or tonneau cover for your truck and we are excited to share our thoughts with you! (more…)