• 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Crew Cab LT Z71
    Awards,  Chevrolet

    Silverado HD Ranked Most Dependable Full-Size Heavy-Duty Truck

    You knew that the Chevy Silverado HD was a smart, reliable choice, but did you know it is the most dependable truck in its segment? Recently, the Chevrolet Silverado HD earned that title in J.D. Power’s 2019 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study. This annual study looks at vehicles in each segment, taking measure of problems in three-year-old vehicles to see how they do after a few years of ownership. Not only did the Silverado HD win in the large heavy-duty truck segment, but it also showed a 4-percent improvement in dependability. With other vehicles receiving mention in the dependability study, it’s no surprise that Chevy is in the top five most…

  • St. Patrick's Day
    Local,  Seasonal

    What to Do This St. Patrick’s Day in Lehigh Valley

    Looking to have some family-friendly fun this St. Patrick’s Day? There are plenty of wonderful events right here in the Slatington area, so go grab your green clothes, pack the kids into your trusty Chevy from Rentschler Chevrolet, and get ready for a delightful St. Patrick’s Day in Lehigh Valley. Allentown St. Patrick’s Day Parade The holiday parade in Allentown is one of the most spectacular in the region. This year marks the 62nd year of the event. The parade kicks off at 1:30 p.m., but you’ll want to arrive early for the fun pre-event activities, like the Flag Raising Ceremony that starts at 11:45 a.m., and also to secure…

  • Keep Your Vehicle Clean
    Car Health,  Seasonal,  Tips & Tricks,  Winter

    Tips to Protect Your Car from Road Salt

    Road salt is great for thawing out icy roads, but bad for your car—and not just aesthetically. Here are a few tips to help protect your car from road salt, so you can prevent rusting and corrosion. Wash Regularly If road salt is left on your car’s surface or undercarriage, it can cause rusting, corrode the finish, and even the damage the vehicle’s mechanics. The best way to prevent this problem is by washing your car regularly during winter months. Try to give your car a good scrub every other week on days where the temperature is 40 degrees or higher. To avoid freezing temperatures, wash during the daytime, and…

  • 2019 Chevy Silverado
    Awards,  Chevrolet,  Technology

    Wards 10 Best Engines List Includes Silverado’s 6.2-liter V8

    Each year, WardsAuto showcases the best new models and technological innovations. This year, the all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500’s available 6.2-liter V8 engine with Dynamic Fuel Management earned a spot on the Wards 10 Best Engines list. Dynamic Fuel Management Dynamic Fuel Management is the next generation of Chevrolet’s fuel-saving engine technology. While its predecessor, Active Fuel Management, switched between eight and four cylinders, DFM has 17 cylinder patterns to maximize fuel efficiency. Depending on power needs, it can even power the truck on just two cylinders. Progression Of Technology “Chevrolet first introduced its Active Fuel Management cylinder deactivation system in 2005, and Dynamic Fuel Management is a natural progression…

  • Rentschler Chevrolet

    Welcome To The Rentschler Chevrolet Blog

    Almost everyone has had a terrible trip to a car dealership – high-pressure sales tactics, a salesperson who only cares about selling you what they want to instead of what you need, and pricing that is impossible to understand. These are all things that you will never experience at Rentschler Chevrolet. Here are some things you can count on when dealing with us: Clear & Transparent Pricing Every step of the way, you will have all of the details of your transaction – so you can be sure you are getting all of the discounts and rebates you deserve, your exact trade value, along with all of your financing terms. This goes for our website,…