Don’t ignore your tires until it’s too late

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 8:50 PM
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How do I know if I need new tires?

The modern and humble automobile tire is truly a marvel of technology. They are so reliable that most car owners don’t ever think about them until it’s too late and they are stuck trying to change a flat in the rain and at night. Without worrying about picking up the random nail, you can avoid having to deal with this problem with a little care and by following the maintenance schedule laid out by Mitsubishi for your vehicle. If you want to continue to get the kind of handling, performance and fuel economy you’ve come to expect from your vehicle, you will need to know when you need new tires. Here are a few tricks that will help. Read the rest of this entry »

Need the latest information on this year’s local fireworks shows? We have it

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events & Activities on Monday, July 2nd, 2018 at 7:38 PM
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2018 Cleveland-area fireworks information

With Independence Day just a couple of days away, everyone at Spitzer Mitsubishi has already been wondering about and looking up 2018 Cleveland-area fireworks information. This likely isn’t a phenomenon that is unique to the team at our dealership. If you’re looking for places to check out some professional fireworks shows, this handy guide could be exactly the thing you need. If a new Mitsubishi crossover SUV would make your Fourth of July a little better, stop by the Spitzer Mitsubishi showroom and we’ll see what we can do to help. While we’re at it, don’t forget to have your oil changed before traveling. You don’t want to miss anything because of a breakdown. Read the rest of this entry »

Looking for some new Eclipse Cross photos? Us too and we found them

By blogsadmin | Posted in Eclipse Cross on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 5:28 PM
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New 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross photos on social media

We can’t make this point any clearer: The 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is the most dynamic and technologically-advanced vehicle the automaker has made available in the United States. Anyone looking for a new compact crossover SUV will see the Eclipse Cross, and Mitsubishi as a whole, in a new light. The marketing department at Mitsubishi’s North American headquarters has released some dramatic and beautiful new 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross photos on social media lately. Here are some of our favorites. If you want to see the all-new platform for yourself, make an appointment with one of our product experts today. Read the rest of this entry »

Premium gas is only needed in a few instances, learn more here

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 4:54 PM
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Is it ok to use regular gas in my Mitsubishi vehicle?

Unless you are driving a high-performance vehicle that is powered by a high-compression engine, it is probably ok to use regular gas in your Mitsubishi vehicle. Our product experts and service technicians routinely get asked about the different kinds of gasoline sold at gas stations. For the large majority of new cars or crossover SUVs sold at Spitzer Mitsubishi, regular grade fuel will work just fine. Since this is such a common inquiry, we thought it would be useful to explain what premium gasoline is and what it is used for. If you have any more questions about how to get the best possible performance from your vehicle – of any type – make an appointment to see a Spitzer Mitsubishi representative today. Read the rest of this entry »

Mitsubishi offers advanced device integration, here’s how to get the most out of it

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 2:09 PM
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Best Android/Apple automotive applications for drivers

One of the most impressive improvements that Mitsubishi has made to its lineup of vehicles available at the Spitzer Mitsubishi showroom, is how easy it is to integrate outside devices into the automaker’s native infotainment system. With this leap forward in technology, our product experts have been getting a lot of inquiries about which are the best Android/Apple automotive applications for drivers that they can download. Both suites of apps offer a nearly endless list of options for drivers to help make their commutes easier and cheaper. A few of our product experts got together and came up with a few of their favorites. If you come across one that really works for you, please share with the rest of the class in the comments below. Read the rest of this entry »

Updated Mitsubishi app might be able to make you a safer driver

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Monday, June 11th, 2018 at 7:17 PM
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What is Mitsubishi Road Assist Plus?

Over the last couple of years, the level of technology equipped with Mitsubishi vehicles has exploded. The automaker’s native infotainment system is compatible with the most, if not all of the top applications available with the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto suites. In addition to integrating smartphones safely into the driving experience, drivers will be able to collect important data that could help them save money on their car insurance. So, what is Mitsubishi Road Assist Plus and how can it help reduce insurance costs? The manufacturer has teamed up with LexisNexis Risk Solutions to develop an application that will help drivers identify ways they can be safer on the road. Here is how it works. Read the rest of this entry »

You might have an ace up your sleeve when it comes to selling your car

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 at 2:24 PM
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Can a Mitsubishi vehicle warranty be transferred to a different owner?

There are a few reasons why any new vehicle choice available at the Spitzer Mitsubishi showroom is going to be a strong one that will almost instantly benefit buyers. Near the top of that list is the comprehensive Mitsubishi warranty program which lasts longer than the versions offered by several of the automaker’s competitors. When car buyers are interested in Mitsubishi for the first time, more savvy shoppers usually ask, ‘Can a Mitsubishi vehicle warranty be transferred to a different owner?’ For the most part, yes, it can. Mitsubishi warranties cover four basic areas: New Vehicle Limited Warranty, Powertrain Components, Restraint System and Anti-Corrosion/Perforation. Let’s take a look at some of the information you might be looking for. Read the rest of this entry »

Outdated thinking about car maintenance could be costing you

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 at 7:43 PM
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Car repair myths that are no longer true

Technology has changed every aspect of our lives. There is nothing most of us interact with on a daily basis that isn’t radically different from what our parents may have done at our age. Few industries have advanced as far as quickly as the automotive world. Sure, our cars, trucks and SUVs make more power, use less gas and are generally much safer than they were even five years ago. But the changes have positively affected even more than that. Overall your vehicle is more reliable and cheaper to own than once thought possible. Here are several car repair myths that are no longer true and could very well be unnecessarily costing you money. Read the rest of this entry »

Have you heard about the stereo in the Outlander Sport?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mitsubishi Outlander Sport on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 9:27 PM
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What kind of stereo can I get with the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport?

The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport should not be overlooked by buyers considering a new crossover SUV. Mitsubishi engineers and designers have built the 2018 Outlander to deliver plenty of performance, a flexible interior and made one of the most impressive factory-installed audio systems available. So, what kind of stereo can I get with the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport? The automaker has worked with Rockford Fosgate for some time, and the effort put in by the two companies will change the way drivers and passengers will listen to their favorite media while they’re on the road. Let’s take a look at how the premium sound system available in the Outlander Sport sets it apart from the competition. Read the rest of this entry »

New Mitsubishi system allows for expanded device compatibility

By blogsadmin | Posted in Eclipse Cross on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 at 7:00 PM
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What devices are compatible with Mitsubishi Connect?

Most new Mitsubishi vehicles built in the last couple of years already have infotainment systems that are compatible with Android- and Apple-based smartphones. The all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross takes that capability to the next level as the automaker’s first vehicle equipped with its innovative Mitsubishi Connect system. Owners will still be able to connect their smartphones to Mitsubishi Connect as well as several other increasingly common services. So, what devices are compatible with Mitsubishi Connect? The sheer number and functionality of these compatible devices will surprise you and change the way you consider a given vehicle’s available technology options. Let the experts from Spitzer Mitsubishi walk you through newly announced capabilities for Mitsubishi Connect. Read the rest of this entry »