What Makes Your Check Engine Light Come On?

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Top Reasons Why Your Check Engine Light is On

If you have been driving for any length of time, there is a good chance that you have experienced the frustration and worry that comes with an illuminated check engine light. When this little light flickers to life, worry and concern set in, preventing you from focusing on the road and raising questions. Take a closer look at the top reasons why your check engine light is on and help diagnose the issue before you stop in and see us at Carlisle Motors, where we offer affordable car loans for car shoppers that suffer from bad creditRead More

Check Out These 2016 Father’s Day Events and Gift Ideas in Lubbock TX

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Things To Do for Father’s Day Lubbock TX

Are you looking for a way to celebrate your father and everything he has done for you? We have some excellent 2016 Father’s Day events and gift ideas you may want to consider this year. Make Father’s Day memorable this year and take a look at a few of our favorite things to do for Father’s Day in Lubbock, TX. If you are looking for a way to really make your father’s day memorable, few things say I love you like an immaculate pre-owned vehicle from Carlisle Motors. Read More

Follow this advice to keep your car cool during the summer months

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Unexpected ways the heat can affect your car

Hot weather can have an adverse effect on your car, many times in ways that can be surprising. Here is a good list of unexpected ways the heat can affect your car that you should keep in mind as the temperatures get higher and higher. Read More

Top 5 ways to get your car ready for spring

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Prep your car for spring in Lubbock TX

Spring has sprung, which means it’s time to break out the warm-weather clothing and prep our vehicles for the months ahead. During winter, it’s important to get your car ready for colder temperatures, so that wear and tear on the engine, tires and other parts can be minimized. Of course, in spring, that process has to be reversed. If you’re curious how you should prep your car for spring in Lubbock TX, read on. We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 ways to get your car ready for spring. Read More

Top 3 car games for kids!

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Best road trip games for long car rides

If you’re about to head out on a long road trip with your family, chances are that you’ve prepared an abundance of snacks and entertainment. While that may be the case, there are times when the entertainment runs out and you have to improvise. You could go with the regular, old game of I Spy, but why not try to spicshe se things up a bit? If you’re curious what some of the best road trip games for long (or short) car rides are, read on. We have a few suggestions we’re sure you’ll love! Read More

Celebrate Easter in Lubbock County

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2016 Easter brunch and buffets in Lubbock TX

March has arrived, which means it’s time to start looking ahead to Easter. The holiday will come early this year- March 27, 2016- so, choosing between Easter brunch or a number of buffets in Lubbock, TX should be the next task on your list. Lubbock is big (and it keeps on growing), so there are plenty of options to choose from. While that is the case, we’d like to share some of our favorite Easter hot spots. So, if you’re wondering where you can get in the spirit of the spring season, read on. Read More

Buy your next car at Carlisle Motors!

5 tips for buying a used car in Lubbock

5 tips for buying a used car

Purchasing a new-to-you vehicle can be a daunting task, due to the vast amount of options available. There may also be nerves associated with the process, as the car being purchased is not brand-new. That’s where finding a trustworthy dealership comes in. At Carlisle Motors, we know that you’re looking for a dealership you can trust, which is why we want to offer our expertise when it comes to buying a used car. We aim to provide you with plenty of resources, so that you feel comfortable with your purchase (and don’t feel duped)! If you’re curious where to start, look no further. We have 5 tips for buying a used car below! Read More

Learn about the best used car models here!

Which car brands are the most reliable ToyotaWhich car brands are the most reliable?

If you’re shopping for a pre-owned vehicle, you may feel bombarded by tons of brands, models and prices. While it’s important to have several options, it’s even more important to be able to find a brand that will last. There are many brands that have upped their ante, but some that are well-known for standing the test of time. If you’re curious which car brands are the most reliable, look no further. At Carlisle Motors, we know used cars, and we stock some of the best brands on the market today. Read More

File your taxes and purchase a car in one stop!

Carlisle Motors vehicle tax refund incentive

Carlisle Motors vehicle tax refund incentive

Now that 2016 is in full swing, it’s time for drivers to start thinking about doing their taxes. While this isn’t everyone’s favorite task, there are ways to make tax season a bit more enjoyable. Carlisle Motors- a dealership in Lubbock, Texas- wants drivers to be aware of their special tax program. Currently, drivers who visit the dealership with their tax information have an easy way to get their taxes done, as well as put money toward a pre-owned vehicle from the dealership. If you’re curious to read more about Carlisle Motors vehicle tax refund incentive, read on. We’re sure you’ll love what we have to offer. Read More

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Used Ford, Jeep, GMC or Toyota in Lubbock TX

Used Ford, Jeep, GMC or Toyota in Lubbock TX

When it comes to finding a used vehicle, it’s important to find a dealership you can trust. At Carlisle Motors, our aim is to help you find the used car of your dreams, while working with your needs and budget. We have a wide variety of used vehicles, ranging in age, brand and price. So, if you’re looking for brands like used Ford, Jeep, GMC or Toyota in Lubbock, TX, look no further. Stop into our dealership today and check out the lot! We’re sure you’ll find something to suit your needs for years to come. If you’re ready to get started, check out our inventory. Read More