Taking Care of You Every Day, In Every Way

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How Patrick BMW is keeping your health in mind.

As you try to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, we at Patrick BMW are looking to help in any way we can during these unprecedented times. 

Oftentimes, the interior of your vehicle gets overlooked when it comes to cleaning and sanitizing, below we have gathered some tips for at-home methods that anyone can use, and a word from Service Director Scott Bohlen to give you piece of mind on what, collectively, Patrick Dealer Group is doing to make sure that each vehicle you get into meets proper health standards.

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Got A/C Problems? 3 Items to Check

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As the weather begins to warm up in the Chicagoland area, many will forget to service their vehicle’s air conditioning. Sitting in a stuffy, warm vehicle is uncomfortable and can be dangerous. If you’re A/C is blowing cool but not cold, the problem could be a clogged filter, cooling fan problem, radiator trouble, or it could simply be that you need to recharge your vehicles AC.
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Why a Certified Pre-Owned BMW?

A certified pre-owned vehicle is exactly what it sounds like: a used vehicle that's certified to be in top condition by the manufacturer, who will stand behind it with a factory warranty. If that seems like the makings of a good deal, you're right. There are many advantages to purchasing a BMW certified pre-owned (CPO) car, crossover, SUV—and very few downsides. But is a CPO vehicle right for you?

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Plan Ahead: Vehicle Battery Issues

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We rely daily on our vehicles to get us on the road, regardless of frigid arctic blasts and scorching summer heat. What if the next time you turn the ignition, your battery fails? Big problem, but a little pre-planning could of prevented this headache.
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Why use Genuine BMW Parts vs Aftermarket?

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Here and everywhere else, OEM stands for "Original Equipment Manufacturer." So, OEM automotive components are the official, genuine parts produced directly by your vehicle's maker.

Many aftermarket manufacturers develop parts that are designed to fit on multiple models of vehicles in order to mass produce them. This often leads to ill-fitting parts that require some manipulation to get them to bolt on.

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Winter Service Your BMW Before Winter Has Your BMW Needing Service

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?Winter in the Chicagoland area: it’s an achievement for your vehicle to overcome yearly. Freezing rain, snow, the polar vortex and black ice are just a few challenges your vehicle endures. Making sure your vehicle is serviced for the season can extend the life of the vehicle and it helps to protect your checkbook from costly repairs. We’ve taken the time to highlight our best winter service offer that YOU should take advantage of today!!
 
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What Are The Benefits of Upgrading Your Car?

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The average time people keep their cars has changed in recent years as many customers choose to upgrade every two or three years or maybe your lifestyle has changed, that’s where the “Vehicle Upgrade Program” comes in.

The Vehicle Upgrade Program is a vehicle replacement program that allows you to upgrade to a vehicle with improved safety, technology packed more reliable vehicle in the latest body style while keeping their monthly payment the same, or possibly even lowering it. 
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