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What Sand, Salt and Kitty Litter Can Do

Winter brings a lot of unfriendly weather, and with it comes slick roads and driveways. There are three things that can be used to remedy slick surfaces you drive on, but they have to be used correctly. Those three things are salt, sand and kitty litter.

The most commonly used is sand, and for good reason. Sand is the most commonly used way to get traction on driveways because it doesn't cause rust to vehicles or death to vegetation like salt. It also isn't slick after absorbing moisture like kitty litter.

Should you ever use kitty litter to…

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Discover the Merits of 4WD vs AWD

Chances are you came across our website during your search for a capable work truck or SUV. If that’s the case, then you’ll want to stick around to discover whether a Four Wheel Drive (4WD) or All Wheel Drive (AWD) model is the right choice for your daily travels. While the Lithia Auto Stores team recognizes the merits of both systems, only one will fit your needs. Let us share an overview of both systems with you today.

What are the Main Selling Points of 4WD Vehicles?

  • 4WD models give you exceptional control over your gears. 
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Taking your food to a holiday get together

Everyone loves going to a party, the family get-together, or any other reason to visit with loved ones around the holidays. Of course one of the best parts is all of the delicious food that we get to over-indulge in! Here are some tips on how to safely transport all of those goodies.

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Winter Windshield Wipers Essential to Bad Weather

Many responsible car owners don't give their windshield wiper blades a second thought. We understand they are often worn out and desperately need replacing before you bring your vehicle to us to have them changed. Despite being commonly neglected, windshield wipers are essential to have a clear view of the roadway, and not having proper windshield wipers can be dangerous.

There are three types of windshield wipers, and when you live in a wet or cold winter climate, you need to purchase winter windshield wipers. Winter windshield wipers provide more protection from the elements. 

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Getting New Tires Is Important

You love your car, but knowing what parts are the most important and require regular replacing is also key. Of course, new tires are important. You depend on them for your car to transport you safely on the road and in your Honolulu.

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Are OEM Parts Worth the Investment?


At first glance, it would appear that when you need parts for your vehicle, it would be better to visit the local auto discount store and get a bargain. However, that might not be in your best interest. Here at Lithia Auto Stores, we know that parts that are factory approved are the best and the longest lasting parts that you can buy.

Many aftermarket parts are inferior because they are not made exactly like the original in many cases. Experience is a great teacher, and after many failures of non-factory, discounted parts, the purpose of original parts becomes evident…
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Get Qualified Online For Financing Fast


So, you've decided that it's time to buy a new car. If you're like most people, you can't afford to pay for the full price of the car in cash. Now, it's quicker and easier than ever to get qualified for a loan from the comfort of your own home. With financing, it's possible to buy a new car and pay just an affordable monthly payment for it.

That's why we at Lithia Auto Stores allow you to fill out some simple forms and get qualified. Once you get that done, you'll…
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Don't Let Holiday Traffic Derail Your Plans this Season

Don't Let Holiday Traffic Derail Your Plans this Season

The best way to ensure you have less trouble on the roads this holiday season is by planning ahead to avoid these issues. Here are a couple of things to consider before you pack your vehicle to head out for the holidays.

 
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