Used cars under $10,000 in Phenix City AL
You wake up one morning, stretch, rub the sleep out of your eyes, and look outside at the jalopy sitting in your driveway. Instead of wishing you had a different car, a lightbulb appears. It’s time for a new car, at least a car that is new to you, anyway. Your budget is finally expanding to allow such an expense, but only to a certain degree. You spend your breakfast time crunching the numbers, and you realize you need to buy a car which costs $10,000 or less. Your excitement dwindles a bit. Can you find a car below 10 grand that didn’t hit the road sometime before you were even born? Yes! There is indeed a quality selection of used cars under $10,000 in Phenix City AL, and you can find them at Gil’s Auto Sales. Read the rest of this entry
Used Dodge for sale in Phenix City AL
Dodge had humble beginnings in the early 1900s, when the Dodge brothers decided to stop making parts for auto manufacturers and just start making their own vehicles. At first, the brand specialized in automobiles such as delivery trucks and full-sized passenger cars, and while the automaker branched out and expanded into other styles, the idea of vehicles with a wide-stance and plenty of room remains today. Read on for a look at used Dodge for sale in Phenix City AL. Read the rest of this entry
When do you need to change your oil?
You’re driving along minding your own business when you have a sudden realization that it has been a few months since you had your oil changed. A mild panic starts to rumble through your veins. Is your car in trouble? Do you have thick, tar-like oil pumping through your engine now? When can you get in for an appointment? Will another week like this make a difference? When and how often you should change your oil has been a hot topic in the automotive industry for decades. When do you need to change your oil? Is there a specific time frame or mileage number? Keep reading for more information. Read the rest of this entry
5 easy ways to make your car more eco-friendly
When you are finished reading this, if possible, step outside for a few moments. Just step outside and observe your surroundings. What do you see? What do you hear? What do you feel? Whatever the sights and sounds, you owe that experience to planet Earth, our only home. While we should be appreciating this planet and all it offers us on a daily basis, one specific date, April 22, is recognized as Earth Day every year. Keep reading for a brief history of the day, and to see how you can help the environment with 5 easy ways to make your car more eco-friendly. Read the rest of this entry
What’s the difference between all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive?
You have probably seen or heard an advertisement for a car or truck which promotes the vehicle’s all-wheel drive system. It is noted as something which can help you in tough situations, like icy highways or muddy roads. But does it really matter that much? What’s the difference between all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive? Let’s take a look at a few pros and cons of each. Read the rest of this entry
How much of a down payment should you make on a car?
It’s time to buy a new car! Well, a new-to-you, pre-owned car, that is, of which Gil’s Auto Sales has plenty. You have done your research and gotten all of your finances in order, but one lingering question remains: How much of a down payment should you make on a car? You’ve always had some numbers batting around in your head, and you’d like to make sure your down payment is reasonable, but are there specifics? Read on for our thoughts on the matter. Read the rest of this entry
Spring cleaning tips for your car
Do you feel that? The birds are chirping, the sun is out longer, and the temperatures are rising. Springtime is here, and with this season of renewal comes a sense of rejuvenation. Spring cleaning has become such a cultural norm, and with good reason. During the winter, we may tend to keep things packed in or let things go in terms of clutter and general cleanliness. Now that winter is over, it is time to bring everything up to its natural beauty, and that includes your vehicle. We have a few spring cleaning tips for your car that you may find useful. Read the rest of this entry
What were the highest grossing movies of 1986?
Gil’s Auto Sales has been in business since 1986. That was thirty years ago already! How does time fly so quickly? We have been proud to serve the communities of Phenix City, Columbus, Opelika, and the surrounding areas over the past three decades. Since we are celebrating this exciting milestone, we figured it would be fun to look back at what was happening in 1986. Today we want to ask, What were the highest grossing movies of 1986? Read the rest of this entry