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Tips for Jump Starting a Car

A dead battery isn't something that anyone wants to experience. However, if your battery is dead, you can jump start your car with another vehicle. In order for this to be a safe and effective process, you need to follow a few simple steps.

You will need a good set of jumper cables to begin with. Pull the car with a good battery near the car with a dead battery. Connect the red clamps on each end of the jumper cables to the positive poles on each battery. Connect the black clamp to the other pole on the good…

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Advanced Driving Aides in the Luxurious Mercedes-Benz E 300

When you take command of a luxurious sedan, you expect to have a pleasant and worry-free ride. Equipped with sophisticated active safety technology, the Mercedes-Benz E 300 is sold by Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz. Let's review some of the class-leading driving aides that are installed in this premium model.

The PRE-SAFE technology is smart enough to anticipate a crash with another automobile. When you're in danger of bumping into the rear of another vehicle, this system will increase the tension in the seat belts and manage the settings in the driver's seat and door locks. 

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Digital Connections in the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC SUV

Powered by a turbo engine and all-wheel drive, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC is a versatile SUV that has European flair. Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz invites families to discover the cutting-edge amenities that are available in the car's multimedia system.

The Premium Package expands entertainment and connectivity amenities to the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC. Featuring more than 150 channels, the SiriusXM All Access service is part of the package.  

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Monitor Your Vehicle With a Dash Cam

If you let someone borrow your car, you might want to know what that person does in your vehicle and where that person goes. A dash cam can record what takes place when someone else drives your vehicle at any time. This is beneficial if you suspect that someone might be going somewhere they aren't supposed to be going to or visiting someone they aren't supposed to see.

Passengers might feel a bit better about being in a vehicle with a dash cam because they'll know that actions on the road are recorded. It offers a bit…

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Reducing Motion Sickness

Whether it's in a car, on a boat, or on an amusement ride, motion sickness can happen at any time. Your brain doesn't always receive the same signals that are received by the muscles in your body, resulting in feeling sick while you're in motion. You can clearly see that you're moving, but your brain doesn't register this fact. One way to combat this feeling is to try to sleep as much as you can while traveling or get behind the wheel of the car.

A fun way to deal with motion sickness is to…

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The High-Performance Mercedes-Benz SLC 300

If you are looking for a sporty, convertible roadster, take a look at the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 Roadster available at Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz. This is a stylishly designed roadster that has a powerful engine. This vehicle is designed to give you top performance while driving, and you will look great heading down the road.

The Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 is equipped with the ECO stop and start system. This system is designed for ultimate fuel economy. At a stop sign, the engine will shut off. When you take your foot off of the brake, the engine restarts, and you are on your…

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Design Features of the Mercedes-Benz E400

Perhaps the most iconic Mercedes-Benz vehicle is one of its luxury sedan models. Combining stellar performance with understated luxury and supreme comfort, they allow drivers to arrive in style. The E Class 400 offers a spacious interior and aerodynamic exterior design for a ride with plenty of visual appeal.

The flowing, sculpted lines of the E400's exterior match harmoniously with its spare but luxurious interior. The front grille highlights the Mercedes-Benz brand badge in prominent chrome, balanced on either side by wrap-around LED headlights.  

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Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle - What it Means

The Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle program is an ideal way to get a good used car at a good price. This program, authorized by Mercedes-Benz, eliminates the worry about being stuck with a lemon because these certified and pre-owned vehicles come with warranties. Take a trip to Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz, check out the vehicles and get all the information you need.

To be certified by Mercedes-Benz, the vehicle must not have more than 75,000 miles or be older than six years old. It must also pass a rigid inspection including 165 points.  

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Exceptional Luxury Abounds in the Mercedes-Benz E 450

It is no secret that Mercedes-Benz has a reputation built on premium styling and impressive performance features. The Mercedes-Benz E 450 is the perfect example of this commitment to excellence. The E 450 aficionados at Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz welcome the opportunity to welcome you into our showroom and introduce you to the beauty of this popular luxury wagon.

The minute you sit down in the E 450, you will be enveloped with the thrill that comes with being inside a Mercedes-Benz. The power front seats with memory make driving both comfortable and convenient.  

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How to Effectively Reduce the Sun's Glare While Driving

Driving just after sunrise and before sunset on a clear day can result in a safety hazard created by the sun's glare. When the sun shines directly in a driver's eyes, the ability to see the road becomes compromised. At Kempthorn Mercedes-Benz, we're offering customers the following tips for reducing the problem of glare and increasing driver safety.

Pulling down your vehicle's sun visor can greatly help to avoid staring directly into the sun's glare when driving. Also, keep a quality pair of polarized sunglasses available to slip on for those times you are driving…

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