Category: Vehicle Posts

The Right Way To Jump-Start Your Car

The Right Way To Jumpstart Your Car
It will happen at least once in your life. You go to crank your car to find it dead. Most motorists have jumper cables in their vehicles. Not everyone, however, knows how to use them. Fortunately, it is not very complicated. Find out how to jump-start your car with these... [read more]

Protect Your Car From Pollen

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People with allergies do everything possible to avoid pollen. After all, it causes runny noses, watery eyes, sneezing, and more. However, pollen isn’t good for your vehicle as well. It doesn’t matter whether you drive an older car or a new one from Barker Buick GMC in Houma, Louisiana. Either... [read more]

Your Tax Refund Could Help You With Your Next Car

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While some people grumble during tax season, it’s a time to celebrate if you’re getting a refund. That influx of cash can go a long way, especially if you use it toward a car. You have a few options for this, so go over some ways your tax refund can... [read more]

Keep These In Your Car For Emergencies

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A typical day of driving could quickly turn into an unfortunate situation. Sometimes, drivers face minor annoyances, while other times, they deal with emergencies. That’s why you need to put helpful items in a tote to keep in your vehicle. Added Protection As a Driver Unfortunately, vehicle emergencies are common. Therefore, you... [read more]

How To Finance Your Next Car

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At Barker Buick GMC, we try to remove the stress from the process of buying a new vehicle. We know that purchasing a new car, truck, or SUV is a big deal. Luckily, we help people close those big deals every day, finding the right vehicle at the right price... [read more]

The Benefits Of A Car Diagnostics Test

Young mechanic analyzing car's performance with diagnostic tool in a workshop.
Most drivers know when something’s wrong with their car. Usually, they hear a noise, feel a vibration, or see an illuminated “check engine light.” Whether you drive a new or older vehicle, never take a risk. Rather, head to Barker Buick GMC in Houma, Louisiana, for an automotive diagnostics test. What... [read more]

Choose The Right Oil For Your Car

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The engine in a gas-powered car has about 30,000 moving parts. For an electric car, it’s less. However, for any automobile to run smoothly and safely, these parts require lubrication. That’s accomplished by getting the oil changed every 3,000 to 5,000 miles. However, it’s essential to choose the right oil.... [read more]

Make Your Car Ready For The Season

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You’ll face unique challenges while driving during the fall and winter months. Along with colder temperatures, you might need to deal with rain and snow on the roadways. These tips will ensure that your car is safe and reliable. But if it’s time to replace your vehicle, check out the... [read more]

Experience The Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition

You might know the GMC Sierra 1500, but get ready for an all-new package. For 2023, the automaker is introducing the 1500 AT4X AEV Edition. GMC has loaded this edition with features. You’ll move easily from city streets to the most rugged backcountry trails. You might already know the Sierra... [read more]

Learn More About The Incredible Buick Enclave

Buick enclave
Buick has been creating stylish and modern cars and SUVs loaded with features and comfort for years. In 2022, a newly redesigned Buick Enclave arrived to rave reviews. If you haven’t seen the Enclave up close, you’ll want to get a look or even a test drive. Read on to... [read more]