Tips for Safe Driving During Harvest

October 20, 2016

Harvest season in Iowa means an increased risk for motor vehicle/farm equipment accidents. Farmers are frequently moving equipment from one field to another during this time of year, and often times, those transitions require maneuvering large machinery down or across public roads. It is completely legal for farm machinery to drive on Iowa roadways, but when…

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Tips & Tricks for Fall Vehicle Maintenance

October 6, 2016

Fall may not be known for its harsh temperatures and nasty driving conditions, but we know those things are coming, so NOW is the time to be car care aware! A little maintenance and prevention during this season, can mean fewer headaches and a safer, better functioning vehicle once winter arrives. The LOF-Xpress™ team is here…

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The Importance of Keeping Your Tires Properly Inflated

September 22, 2016

At LOF-Xpress™ we recognize that, just like people, every vehicle is different. Each car has its own personality and set of specifications that it must operate within, for optimal performance. Ideal tire pressure is just one element that varies from vehicle to vehicle. Because tires can be easily inflated, many car owners elect to inflate…

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How to Open your Vehicle’s Hood

September 8, 2016

How can you check the oil, coolant, transmission fluid, and accessory belts or refill windshield wiper fluid if you don’t know how to get the hood of your vehicle open? You can’t! (But we can!) Opening the hood of your car is simple and uncomplicated — if you know how to do it. And, although the location…

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Back to School Carpooling Tips

August 25, 2016

School is officially back in session, which means hectic schedules and extra-curricular activities are, too! For many families, dealing with the logistics of active children means sharing transportation duties in a carpool. By following these LOF-Xpress™ approved carpooling tips you can share some of the back-to-school driving and create a clear actionable plan that leaves you…

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How to Tell it’s Time for a Tune Up

August 11, 2016

Many vehicle owners put off getting their car into the shop unless signs of an obvious problem are present. However, by getting regular vehicle maintenance, many serious problems can be avoided and prevented. It’s easy for people to forget that a car is a complex piece of machinery, composed of an abundance of moving parts,…

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Car Hacks for Happy Kids

July 28, 2016

“Are we there yet?” Sound familiar? Kids and cars don’t often go well together. It’s the cramped quarters, complaining, messes, and sick stomachs that make road trips (no matter how short – we could be talking about a short run to the grocery store!) stressful and unenjoyable for drivers and travelers, alike! And while we…

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Camping & Road Trip Tips for your Vehicle

June 23, 2016

June is National Camping Month, which means it is time to break out the marshmallows and light a fire! With warm weather and summer finally here, it is the perfect time to get away for a fun road trip/camping adventure in the great outdoors. Whether you’re staying close home or traveling far with the fam,…

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the Car Enthusiast

June 9, 2016

What do you get the man that already has everything and says he wants nothing?!? We recommend sticking with something practical, but unique when it comes to Father’s Day gift giving and our LOF-Xpress™ approved list for car enthusiasts is always a great place to start! Here are our best Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the…

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Tips for Traveling with your Furry Friend

May 26, 2016

Many pet parents agree – a trip is no fun if their four-legged friend can’t come! And, more often than not, dogs make for willing and eager travel companions. Windows, down, head out, ears blowing – it’s a doggie dream! But whether your pup is eager or reluctant, having the right equipment, attitude, and knowledge…

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