How to Jump a Vehicle

December 23, 2015

Being stranded in a car that won’t start can result from many issues, but if the problem is a worn battery, you can be back on the road in no time, with a little help and some good planning. A jump-start is likely what the car doctor ordered! But you don’t need to be a…

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Tips for Driving Safely in Icy Conditions

December 10, 2015

Of all the bad weather Iowa can throw at drivers, perhaps the most dreaded are snow and ice. Whether you’re a new driver or an experienced one, poor weather conditions can test your nerves and skills on the road. Studies show that nearly one-quarter of weather-related vehicle crashes occur in snowy, slushy or icy conditions.…

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LOF-Xpress™ Approved Thanksgiving Travel Tips

November 23, 2015

Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, family, food and, for many of us, lots and lots of driving. So, as you prepare for the long (or short!) drives ahead of you this Thanksgiving, here are a few simple tips to help keep your travels safe: Make sure your vehicle is in good working order. As always,…

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Winter Emergency Car Kit

November 12, 2015

Iowa winter is on its way, and with it comes the white-knuckle drives through dizzying snowstorms to work and the tense trips to visit family. No matter the destination, every winter driver needs to be prepared if something goes wrong. Prepare for breakdowns, spin-outs, highway mishaps, or simply getting stuck in the snow with your…

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Fall Vehicle Maintenance

October 15, 2015

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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Employee Spotlight: Ken Foglesong, Ankeny Manager

October 1, 2015

While we’re awfully proud of the services we offer, it’s the LOF-Xpress™ employees that separate us from the competition and make us the best at what we do. LOF-Xpress™ is lucky to have some of the most knowledgeable technicians in the industry on our team and working for YOU! For that reason, we want to take the time, on…

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LOF-Xpress™ Tips for Getting Your Car Back-to-School Ready

September 24, 2015

Going back to school means more carpools, practices, field trips and functions. More activities means more passengers and more cargo! While the school year might be well underway, it’s not too late to get your car back-to-school ready! Whether you’re sending the kids off to preschool, elementary, high school, or college, LOF-Xpress™ can help you…

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