How do I check my tire pressure?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks, Vehicle Service on Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 4:25 PM

How to check tire pressure

Most people don’t think about the health of their tires on a daily basis while driving, but they are an extremely important piece of your vehicle. Having properly inflated tires helps to improve the quality of your drive and can even help your fuel efficiency increase. You might not be sure what the recommended tire pressure is in your vehicle, or even how to inflate your tires correctly, which is why we are here to help you! Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I go camping around Kenosha?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:31 PM
Campgrounds near Kenosha WI

Campgrounds near Kenosha WI

Summer is in full swing, and that means many people want to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather of summer while we still have it! Camping is a great way to enjoy nature, so we have rounded up some great camping spots for you to check out! Read the rest of this entry »

How to Trade-In Your Used Car at Palmen

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealer Information, Tips & Tricks, Used Inventory on Friday, June 30th, 2017 at 4:53 PM
Trade in Old Car palmen Kenosha Racine WI

Trading in a used car is much easier than attempting to sell it on your own, but how do you get started? The good news is that the teams at Palmen Auto Stores in Kenosha and Racine will give you a head start before you ever drive to visit us in-person. Read on and see how to get started trading in a used vehicle online at Palmen!  Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Pop in the Trunk Sales Event Kenosha Racine WI 

By blogsadmin | Posted in Promotions, Used Inventory on Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at 4:04 PM
Pop in the Trunk 2017 Palmen

The Pop in the Trunk Sales Event has returned for 2017, and is looking to be just as delicious as ever! All of the lucky customers at Palmen Auto Stores in Kenosha and Racine will receive a trunk full of soda with any purchase of a new or used vehicle during the months of June and July. Read on to learn more about the vehicles included in the Pop in the Trunk Sales Event, and how you can save money on a great new or used vehicle at Palmen this summer!  Read the rest of this entry »

Mother’s Day Brunch Reservations Kenosha WI 2017

By blogsadmin | Posted in Uncategorized on Monday, April 24th, 2017 at 1:49 PM
Mother's Day Brunch Reservations Kenosha WI 2017

This year, Mother’s Day will be celebrated on May 14th. This Sunday celebration of mothers across the world is the perfect excuse to take your mom out for a delicious brunch. Skip the process of cooking at home and check out one of these local options to make a reservation before the seats fill up!  Read the rest of this entry »

Five Ways Potholes Damage Your Vehicle

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks, Vehicle Service on Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 4:35 PM
Pothole damage and repair advice Kenosha Milwaukee WI

Pothole season means the end of the snow season, but it also means that the roads start to show the wear and tear of the changing temperatures. Suddenly, huge pits in the road are leaving you frustrated and potentially leaving your car in worse shape! Check out these five parts that potholes can damage, and bring your vehicle in for an inspection to get things cleared up.   Read the rest of this entry »

Palmen Celebrates 80 Years in the Automotive Business

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Dealer Information on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at 4:19 PM
Palmen 80th Anniversary

The Palmen team values honesty and integrity, and it is these values that have carried the name through the ever-changing automotive industry for 80 years. Howard Palmen was the start of it all, back in 1936, and his dream has turned into the reliable and community-oriented dealership that we know and love today. Read on to learn more about what sets Palmen apart from the rest.  Read the rest of this entry »

3 Warning Signs for Worn Out Brake Pads

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks, Vehicle Service on Friday, January 13th, 2017 at 8:31 PM
3 Warning Signs for Worn Out Brake Pads

Our cars are very important to us. That’s an understatement. The truth of the matter is that we need our vehicles for just about everything we do, from going to work every day to taking that family camping trip in the summer. When there’s something wrong with our car, it can really throw a wrench into our plans and even cost us a lot of money. So, what’s the best way to keep our cars in great shape? Know the warning signs of issues and get things taken care of before it’s too late. Here are three warning signs for worn out brake pads that you shouldn’t ignore!  Read the rest of this entry »

3 Things to Remember When Buying Used Luxury Cars

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks, Used Inventory on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 9:45 PM
Used Luxury Cars for Sale Kenosha WI

When you’re in the market for a car, you are often forced to choose between buying a new compact car without any of the bells and whistles, or a nicer used car for a similar price. While a new car is appealing in several ways, there’s something to be said for getting more comfort and luxury for your money. Check out these three things to remember when buying a luxury car.   Read the rest of this entry »

How to Quickly Defog Your Windshield

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 2:31 PM
defogging a windshield in winter

A foggy windshield is not only annoying, it can be dangerous and keep you from seeing the road. Instead of wiping it off with your hands and leaving marks that will look grimy when the water dries, follow these quick tips for defogging your windshield. Read on to find tips for defogging and links to other useful tips and tricks available on the Palmen Auto Stores blog.  Read the rest of this entry »