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Why is Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement Important?

Even when you use the windshield wiper blades once in a while, they will begin wearing and negatively impacting your ability to see clearly on the road. One reason for this issue is because the windshield wiper blades are made up of rubber components. This rubber will begin to break down with average use of riding back and forth over the glass, being in direct sunlight, and even from oxidation.

Once the windshield wiper blades begin to fail, you will notice streaks and blurry areas because the rubber is now hard and brittle. 

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Keep Your Child Safe with Proper Car Seat Installation Techniques

Parents and caregivers take great measures to keep their children safe, which include keeping them strapped in a car seat. However, if the car seat isn't installed properly, it won't be an effective way to protect a child if an accident occurs. At Thornton Automotive, we would like to help you keep your child safe when you are driving...

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The Chevy Cruze Offers Something for Everyone

The Chevy Cruze is one of the most popular subcompact cars on the market today. It has a variety of features that are designed to keep you safe such as a rearview camera and lane departure warning system. It also has an emergency braking system that will help slow the car down and minimize the severity of an accident.

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Chevrolet Impala Design Features

Full-size sedans are increasingly becoming to go to model of cars for consumers. This is why our team at Thornton Automotive Group love the new 2019 Chevrolet Impala!

One of the most striking design features of the new Chevrolet Impala is the large sunroof between the passenger and driver seats.

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The Bold 2018 Chevrolet Malibu

If exterior style is important to you when you're searching for a new car, take a look at the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu. This renowned mid-sized car has a sleek look that will turn heads. It's also available with an optional appearance package to enhance the car's appearance even further.

The body of the Malibu features aerodynamic curves throughout.

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The Chevrolet Sonic is Great for Gas Conservation

Known for its practicality, excellent conservation of gas, and great handling, the Chevrolet Sonic is one of the most popular compact cars that are currently on the market. It also comes with some very useful features.

With a maximum of 37 miles per gallon on the highway, the Chevrolet Sonic's 1.4L turbocharged engine equipped with its six-speed manual transmission will make sure that every mile on your journey will count. The engine also boasts a solid 138 horsepower. You will definitely get more per gallon with this vehicles than others if that's something that deeply matters to…

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Stay Safe in the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado

Whether you're hauling cargo for work or driving through town on your day off, you can ride easy knowing that the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado is built to keep you safe. This popular mid-size pickup truck has features that are designed to protect you in the worst-case scenario.

The Colorado is engineered from the frame up with safety in mind. The frame is made of high-strength steel. It also features a safety cage. This rugged design can withstand a lot of wear and tear. In the cabin, various airbags are installed. It has dual-front airbags, head curtain airbags, and side…

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The Value of a Car History Report

Prior to buying a car, it is a good idea to get a vehicle history report. This report will tell you if there have been previous owners, the current status of the title and if the car has ever been reported as a lemon.

The history report may also have more detailed information about the vehicle such as its retail value and if there are any liens against it. You may also be able to find out if it has been in an accident as well as how much it cost to fix that damage. As a general rule, paid…

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Why You Should Consider Buying an SUV

We want you to think about all that an SUV can offer you before you make any kind of vehicle purchasing decision. Our auto sales team wants you to be informed about the types of vehicles available to you and the features that come with each one.

If you are looking to take your boat to the lake and you want to find a vehicle strong enough to tow its trailer, consider buying an SUV. An SUV is made to tow a load such as your boat and will handle that job well. If you want to find a vehicle…

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Tips About Lifting Your Truck

Although lift kits were first developed for better survival in the first World War, they’re still around now and used by drivers for appearance and functionality. We offer a full selection of automotive supplies at Thornton Automotive Group. We can answer any questions you may have about lifting your truck or any other auto maintenance questions.

Lifting your truck may be something you’re choosing to do because you just happen to enjoy how it looks. However, there are certain advantages to lifting your truck.

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