BRG Cover Photo
BRG Cover Photo

RSSBeaverton Car Guy

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: June Vehicle Maintenance

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: June Vehicle Maintenance

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! June is a great time to get your vehicle serviced and make sure all systems are in working order for the summer months. This is also a perfect time to get your vehicle cleaned up on the interior, as well as the exterior. Wash Away Winter […]

Continue Reading

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Trade In or Sell? What Should I Do With My Old Car?

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Trade In or Sell? What Should I Do With My Old Car?

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! This month’s article is about trade in value. In today’s market, dealerships advertise low prices on their inventory to entice customers to come in. If they advertise vehicles at a huge discount there are only two ways they will be able to make money: The first […]

Continue Reading

Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Foggy Windows

| April 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Foggy Windows

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! This month’s article is in response to Barbara & Esther who both emailed in asking why their car windows keep fogging up more than usual? What causes foggy Windows? Windows fog up on the inside when warm, moist air in the car meets colder glass surfaces, […]

Continue Reading

Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Selling a Car on Craigslist

| March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Selling a Car on Craigslist

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! Thank you to everyone who wrote in recently. There were many subjects I could use for this month’s story but I decided to go with the situation local resident Paige Dumas. (not real name) experienced when trying to trade in her old car. Paige emailed me […]

Continue Reading

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Where to Buy a Pre-owned Vehicle

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Where to Buy a Pre-owned Vehicle

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! Recently I was asked if I were to buy a pre-owned vehicle where would I buy it? Would I buy from a franchised dealer or a used car dealership that doesn’t sell new vehicles. I thought I would offer some information to our Beaverton Readers to […]

Continue Reading

Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: How Much Maintenance Does an Electric Vehicle Need?

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: How Much Maintenance Does an Electric Vehicle Need?

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers, This month we are responding to Tim from Beaverton who has called and emailed regarding the extra slippery conditions this year. Tim is a driver for Uber and uses his vehicle to pick up and deliver clients to their desired destinations. Tim has had issues with […]

Continue Reading

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Safety Tips for Driving in the Fall

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Safety Tips for Driving in the Fall

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The leaves on the trees change color, painting the landscape in a tapestry of reds, oranges, and yellows. Here in Beaverton we do have a large amount of trees, which can cause a number of […]

Continue Reading

Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving on Hot Days Raises Overheating Risk

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: Driving on Hot Days Raises Overheating Risk

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers With the recent increase in temperature outside, I have had emails and calls about engines overheating. Here are some of the causes & cautions. Your coolant is too low When your engine overheats, this is the first thing you should check. Ample coolant is vitally important […]

Continue Reading

Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: What Can Cause a Car to Pull to One Side?

| August 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: What Can Cause a Car to Pull to One Side?

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers I received a call from Phyllis in Aloha. She had question about why her vehicle was pulling to only one side. Here are the reasons why a vehicle would pull to one side or the other. Lack of proper inflation If a tire is UNDER inflated […]

Continue Reading

Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Keeping That Front Windshield Clean & Clear

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Keeping That Front Windshield Clean & Clear

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers Recently Bob from Beaverton was sitting at his normal breakfast stop with his wife Jean, and he picked up a copy of the Beaverton Resource Guide. Bob called and asked me if there were anything he could do to improve the vision through his windshield. I […]

Continue Reading

BRG Cover Photo
BRG Sponsors