Why does it smell like this in my car?

Yesterday we started looking at a few common smells that you might notice inside your vehicle, but we weren’t able to cover them all. Today, we thought we’d dive into the rest of them to give you a more comprehensive look at what might be causing your car to smell like that. Be sure to go back to yesterday’s smells if you don’t see yours here, and if we missed something let us know in the comments. Read the rest of this entry >>

Why does my car smell like this?

One of the worst things you can experience when getting into your vehicle, or even worse as you’re driving it, is suddenly getting hit with a strange smell that you can’t quite put your finger on. There are several different kinds of smells that could mean bad things are going on, at which point you would need to take care of them yourself or bring your vehicle into a repair shop to get fixed. So, if you’re wondering why your vehicle smells like any of the things below, we’ve got some answers for you. Read the rest of this entry >>

Shopping on a budget? We’ve got options below $10k

Used Cars Under $10,000 Columbus GA

When you’re shopping for a new car on a budget, things can seem pretty bleak. Most people would love to get a fresh, brand-new vehicle, but unfortunately those often lie outside our price ranges. Fortunately, there are plenty of used vehicle options that will make due on a budget. They might not have the fanciest new technologies, but we make sure all of our used cars pass a factory-certified inspection, so they still make excellent options for those shoppers on a budget. And if your budget happens to be under $10,000 in the Columbus GA area, you’re in luck. Read the rest of this entry >>

What to do if your car has a recall

Hearing about a recall can be a fairly scary ordeal, especially if it’s a brand-new vehicle that you just spent a lot of money on. While the word recall is an accurate representation of what’s happening, it sometimes blows things out of proportion. We wanted to set your mind at easy by giving you a bit more information about recalls, and also tell you what to do if your car has one. Read the rest of this entry >>

Can you get parts for a discontinued car?

One of the fears that people have when shopping for older vehicles is that they might not be able to get good service or find replacement parts anymore. This fear is even greater for vehicles that have been discontinued, and especially for vehicles from brands that have been discontinued altogether, like Pontiac or Scion. So, if you’re trying to decide whether or not to purchase a discontinued car, we thought we’d at least set this one fear to rest for you, as you can certainly get parts for discontinued cars. Read the rest of this entry >>

Throwback Thursday: Ford Bronco

Have you heard the exciting news? 2020 will see the return of one of the most iconic trucks on the market, the Ford Bronco. The Bronco was a truck with a hard tonneau cover that had a spot on the Ford lineup for three decades, but after receiving some negative attention in the media it was discontinued in 1992. Yet in the past two-plus decades, fans have continued to refurbish and revere the Bronco, and Ford has listened to their pleas for a new version of the truck. Today, we thought we’d take a look back at the truck with a Throwback Thursday post, so enjoy these great pics from Instagram, and feel free to shop for a used vehicle of your own right here at Gil’s Auto Sales. Read the rest of this entry >>

Where can I go golfing in Columbus?

Top Golf Courses Columbus GA

It’s beginning to get really nice outside, which means it’s about time you dust off your golf bag and get those clubs ready to hit the links. If you’re a golfer or perhaps just someone interested in learning about this fun warm-weather sport, there are several places around Columbus GA that you can go to play or learn. We’ve listed some of the top golf courses in the area below, so be sure to check them out as the weather continues to get even nicer. Read the rest of this entry >>