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Redefining the Exterior of a Compact Car with the FIAT 500

Here in Waterford, we take pride in our vehicles. Sure, we value practicality and frugality most cases, but who doesn’t get a little rush when they cruise down the streets in a truly sleek custom car? These are a hallmark of style and elegance.

FIAT has been a name in elegance and prestige for a long time. Italy knows style, and this is embodied in the customizable FIAT 500.

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Touch up Paint Buying Guide

We at Auto Express Fiat of Erie pride ourselves on helping drivers be better informed about important automotive issues. We want you to be an informed driver, and have a better understanding of how to best take care of your vehicle.

When touching up the paint on your car, you should avoid trying to match it by eye. Even if you are sure you have it right, chances are slim that you'll actually get it spot on. 

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The Function of the Alternator

Your vehicle needs a good battery in order to get it started, but it needs a properly functioning alternator to keep it running after it is started. The alternator in your vehicle spins around and generates electricity that keeps the lights and the electrical equipment running. The alternator also charges up the battery and keeps it charged.

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FIAT 500: A Hip Interior!

The FIAT 500 is a well-liked sub-compact vehicle for those who want a unique interior with a sporty feel. The interior options in this FIAT are loaded with fun for even the pickiest of drivers.

The sunroof on the FIAT 500 is large and can tilt or open fully. Just one-touch makes the sunroof work, so you don't have to fumble with getting it open. The sunroof offers the benefit of a nice summer breeze during a long road trip.

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Learning About the Interior of the FIAT 500L

When you are concerned about the interior of the vehicle that you might purchase, you need to take time to look into it and figure out if it will work out well for you. The FIAT 500L is a popular crossover with an interior that has much to offer.

If you are interested in stashing cargo into your FIAT 500L and you know that you need a lot of room to do that...

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Let’s Look at the Interior Features That Come With the 2018 Fiat 500X

If you are in the market for a subcompact SUV, the 2018 Fiat 500X is an ideal choice. Not only does the new model come with a variety of exterior and performance features, but it also comes equipped with premium interior features that make it one of the best models in its class. Read further to learn more about the interior features of 2018 Fiat 500X

The new model comes with an optional dual-pane power sunroof. The sunroof includes a sliding glass front panel as well as a fixed glass panel in the rear, which provides all of your passengers…

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2 Exterior Features of the Fiat 124 Spider Roadster

The Fiat 124 Spider Roadster is a popular convertible sports car available in several colors, including red, grey, black, and dark blue. Two exterior features of the convertible sports car are silver spoke wheels and a manual soft top.

There are some slight differences between the spoke wheels depending on which Fiat 124 Spider Roadster you choose. The Fiat 124 Spider Classica has 16" aluminum wheels that are painted silver. Also made of aluminum, the wheels on the Lusso are just one inch larger. The Abarth and Red Top Edition both have 17-inch wheels, but the Abarth's are painted…

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Drive Safe in the Rain with These Tips

When it is raining, it is imperative that you practice safe driving habits to prevent hydroplaning. You can also prepare for the rain by checking your windshield wipers, taillights, headlights, and turn signals once a month. Here are some driving tips that can keep you safe when you are on wet terrain.

It is best to slow down when it rains or if you notice that water has accumulated on the road. This will significantly reduce the chances of hydroplaning. Your tires work hard to keep in contact with the road, but new tires can hydroplane at 35 mph. In…

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How Does Temperature Affect Car Batteries?

Battery technology is not new. They have been manufacturing electric cars for as long, if not longer than traditional combustion engine vehicles. However, unless you have an electric vehicle your battery is not used for propulsion- it is used to run the electrical system of your vehicle. However, did you know that outdoor temperatures can significantly impact your battery efficiency?

Batteries are rated to work in certain environments. Generally, that means around freezing, up to about 120 degrees Fahrenheit. Anything outside of these base temperatures can cause the battery to act...

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Plan Ahead with a Roadside Emergency Kit

You may be planning a quick trip to a nearby city or a weeks-long journey around the country. No matter how long or short your excursion, it's always possible you may break down. Even if your car is in top shape, unforeseen circumstances might leave you stranded on the side of the road. Being prepared with an emergency kit can make all the difference in your comfort level and may even save your life.

Stock your kit with common sense items like jumper cables and a flashlight, but don't forget to change your kit to match the seasons…

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