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Which Volvo Model Will You Choose?

When you get a Volvo S90 at Crippen Volvo Cars, you have several options to choose from. This popular luxury sedan is available with three distinct powertrains. They offer plenty of power while giving you a dynamic driving experience.

The first engine available to Lansing drivers can be found on the T5 model. This engine is capable of producing up to 250 horsepower and 258 pound-foot of torque.

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Smart Mirrors in the Volvo XC40

Want a vehicle that takes care of all the small stuff? Take a look at the new Volvo XC40. This renowned luxury subcompact SUV is equipped with smart mirrors that are designed to improve visibility and keep you comfortable. They work automatically, so you'll never have to worry about turning them on.

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Practical Exterior Features of the Volvo V90

The Volvo V90 is a popular luxury wagon at Crippen Volvo Cars in Lansing, MI that has an elegant design and a towing capacity of 1,650 lbs. It has many practical exterior features. Two of our favorite exterior features of the Volvo V90 are the keyless entry with a hands-free power tailgate and auto-dimming exterior mirrors.

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Attention to Detail Highlights the Volvo S60 R-Design

Volvo invites you to get inspired by the new S60 R-Design. This premium all-wheel-drive sports sedan is the pinnacle in automotive achievement. From the expert styling to the unparalleled performance, the S60 R-Design has it all. The Volvo enthusiasts at Crippen Volvo Cars in Lansing, MI are eager to share all of our knowledge about this venerable vehicle with you as we demonstrate all of its unique features.

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About Air Filters

The heating and cooling system of a vehicle contains a filter that removes dust, mold, pollen and other debris before it enters the interior. The owner's manual provides a recommended time frame for replacing the filter. However, if you routinely drive on unpaved roads, the filter probably needs replacing more often.

The air filter in the engine compartment is also responsible for capturing debris to prevent contaminants from making their way to the engine. When the filter becomes clogged with dirt, clean air is not available for the combustion process...

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What purpose do hoses perform in a car’s engine?

Many question why car engine hoses are made of flexible materials. Since each car manufacturer appears to design different configurations to hoses, why not make the connections rigid so that it does not wear? One of the natural occurrences in autos is their propensity to flex. When connecting one part to another, gaskets are used to absorb the force of that flex.

The two radiator hoses are anchored to different parts of the car’s structure. When one piece flexes, the other part may flex in a different direction. Such is the nature of large units encountering mixed forces....

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