5 Tips on How to De-Ice Your Windshield & Keep Ice Off of It

January 5th, 2023 by
Person Scraping Ice Off a Windshield

Winters are unkind to drivers. Slick roads, waiting several minutes for your car to warm up in the frigid weather, and trying to keep snow, sleet, and freezing rain off your windshield.  Today’s blog from Thompson Sales showcases how to de-ice your windshield and keep the ice off as you drive to your destination. Related…

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EV Charging Stations FAQs

December 14th, 2022 by
EV Charging Station at Thompson

Did you know we have four DC fast charging stations for your electric vehicle? They are right outside our service department for your convenience. We’ll answer frequently asked questions about EV charging stations, including the ones on our property. What types of EV charging stations does Thompson have on their lot? We have four EV…

2022 Winter Holiday Auto Gift Guide

November 1st, 2022 by
Car keys wrapped as a winter holiday gift

The winter holidays are right around the corner! That means it’s time to think about the gearhead in your life as you prepare your 2022 holiday shopping list. (And don’t forget to winterize your car!) Take a look at the best gifts for car lovers this year with our 2022 winter holiday auto gift guide….

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Technology Advancements on 2023 GMC & Buick Models

October 8th, 2022 by
2023 GMC Canyon AT4X

GMC and Buick are excited to bring you the next model year of cars in late 2022 and early 2023. Not only do these vehicles look great, but they also work great to deliver high performance on and off the road. Take a look at the technology advancements on the 2023 GMC and Buick models….

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What Types of Fuel Additives Are There?

September 15th, 2022 by
Man putting fuel additive into a gasoline tank

Fuel additives boost your car engine’s performance in various ways, depending on what you are trying to achieve. These substances, when used according to their instructions, can help your vehicle as it gets older or during adverse conditions. Discover the types of fuel additives available for your vehicle. Related Post: Car Maintenance Tip: Do Fuel…

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Fuel Additives FAQs

September 1st, 2022 by
Man putting fuel additive into a diesel tank

Fuel additives can help your vehicle’s engine perform better if you use them properly. There are some misconceptions about these products, particularly if you think your car will instantly see improved results by adding these chemicals to your tank.  Thompson Sales answers some frequently asked questions about fuel additives in today’s educational blog post. What…

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2023 GMC and Cadillac EVs Guide

August 10th, 2022 by
Charging Charging Station

Electric vehicles are in GMC, Buick, and Cadillac’s future. And the future will be here before you know it. Buick’s entire lineup will be all-electric by 2030, with its first EV offering coming in 2024, just two years away. But why wait that long?  GMC has three offerings that will be coming in the next…

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How Much Could Your Car Be Worth With NADA Used Car Values?

August 3rd, 2022 by
Tiny Car Sitting on a Stack of Dimes

Auto dealerships like Thompson Sales may use the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) guide as one of several digital tools to come up with a price for a used vehicle for sale. In today’s blog, we’ll show you how much your vehicle could be worth using NADA used car values. How do the NADA guides…

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Electric Vehicle FAQs

July 20th, 2022 by
Electric Vehicle Charging Station

More and more auto manufacturers are going to be producing dozens of new electric vehicles in 2022, 2023, and 2024. Automakers are producing 12 in 2022, 17 in 2023, and another 12 in 2024 from major automakers and niche producers. Classes of vehicles range from luxury models, pickup trucks, SUVs, and sedans. There’s even a…

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Kelley Blue Book & NADA Guide FAQs

July 10th, 2022 by
Used Vehicles in a Row on a Car Lot

Both the Kelley Blue Book and NADA guides are online tools for auto dealers and car sellers. They have been around for decades and are the definitive sources for trying to determine a vehicle’s value. We’ll tell you more details about these guides in today’s educational blog post. What is the purpose of the Kelley…


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