Archive for March, 2021

Difference between crossovers and SUVs?

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
2021 Expedition driving on the mountains

Crossover vs SUV: What’s the Difference?

Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we see a lot of used SUVs and crossovers. While both are excellent options, there’s a bit of confusion surrounding what distinguishes them from each other.

What’s actually the difference between an SUV and a crossover?

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How to fix seat belt latch facing the wrong way?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021
person buckling their seatbelt

Straightening Out a Stubborn Seat Belt Latch Plate

Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we love teaching you DIY maintenance skills to help you keep your car in tip-top shape. Today, we want to show how to fix one of the most annoying things that can happen in your vehicle: the seat belt latch is facing the wrong direction.

Follow the step-by-step guide below to fix a seat belt latch and get it facing the right way again.

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Is it illegal to talk on the phone while driving in VA?

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
Gavel resting in front of law books

New 2021 Virginia Law Affects Phone Use While Driving

Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we’ve always advocated for safe driving. Numerous studies have shown, for instance, that texting while driving is just as bad or worse than drunk driving. Texting while driving has been illegal across the USA and in Virginia for a long time now. But how about talking on the phone? Or switching your music? Messing with navigation? Well, there’s a new law for Virginia residents that rules on that.

Is it illegal to talk on the phone while driving in Virginia? Let’s take a look.

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Which year of Toyota RAV4 should I buy?

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
2017 RAV4 driving on rural road

Here are the Highest-Rated Toyota RAV4 Model Years

Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we’ve seen our fair share of the Toyota RAV4. Like the Honda CR-V, it’s a very popular vehicle, which means that there are a lot of different used models to choose from. So which ones are the best?

Here at the Toyota RAV4 model years that you should buy if you want a reliable vehicle.

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Are synthetic leather seats better than regular leather?

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
leather rear seats

Synthetic Leather Upholstery vs Genuine Leather Upholstery: Which is Better?

Faux leather. Fake leather. Leatherette. Synthetic leather. There are many names for synthetic leather upholstery. People debate whether it’s the better alternative to genuine leather. So, which is it?

Are synthetic leather or genuine leather seats better? Well, let’s take a look at the pros and cons of each.

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