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All of us here at Cascade Collision Repair want you to know we care deeply for the well-being of our customers and employees. In an effort to minimize the possible spread of COVID-19,we are taking the following measures:

  1. Office employees wear face masks and production employees wear their respirators or face masks.
  2. Disinfect high touch areas in every stage as well as clean the interior and exterior of the vehicle prior to delivery.
  3. Keys are disinfected when received and prior to delivery, gloves are worn, and hands are washed frequently when handling keys.
  4. Practice social distancing by meeting customers outside for drop off and delivery. (Walk-in estimates are still offered those who prefer to do business in person.) If you do not want to come inside, please call our office upon arrival. Lehi-(801)919-8597, Provo-(801)396-8303, Orem-(801)406-8469, Park City-(435)214-1834
  5. Encourage customers who call in for estimates to submit photos online through our website www.cascadecollision.com/quote. We can also text or email a link for customers to enter their contact information and submit photos. Estimates will be written within one business day, at the latest.
  6. Payments can be made over the phone or through an email link and insurance checks can be collected outside prior to delivery if preferred.
  7. Communication with customers is handled by phone, text, or email. Customers who wish to have in person conversations are always welcome inside.
  8. Pick-up and delivery options are available for those who want their car repaired but don’t want to leave their homes.
  9. Require employees to go home if they don’t feel well, even if symptoms are unrelated to the Coronavirus.
  10. Providing all employees the option to work from home whose positions allow them to do so.

We understand the seriousness of this virus and are trying as best we know how to do our part in helping our customers, employees, and vendors remain safe and healthy. As a small business, we hope you will keep your appointment. We would love the opportunity to do everything we can to make the repair process as seamless and convenient for you as possible.


Sincerely,

Cascade Collision Repair

Wednesday, 11 August, 2021
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4-Cylinder vs. 6-Cylinder: Which Is Better for You?

There are so many options out there when choosing a car or truck. Once you have narrowed down the type of vehicle you are after, there is also the question of which engine to choose. A key part of that decision is deciding between a 4-cylinder vs. a 6-cylinder. Which is better for you? The answer depends on what you are looking to get from your vehicle.

Power Output

There are some significant differences between 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder engines. In terms of power output, a 6-cylinder engine tends to offer more power than cars with a V4 or other 4-cylinder models. If you examine the V6 engine cars listed among your options, you are generally looking at higher-powered models.

Fuel Efficiency

Conversely, the key traditional advantage of a 4-cylinder engine is its fuel efficiency. A V6 engine car’s fuel consumption tends to be higher since there is more fuel flowing into more car engine cylinders. If fuel economy is a primary concern, then a 4-cylinder could be the option for you.

Cost of 4-Cylinder vs. 6-Cylinder Engines

Cost is more difficult to judge between the two because so much depends on the type of car. However, if the comparison is between a 4-cylinder and a 6-cylinder of the same model, then the 6-cylinder would be typically viewed as an upgrade and, therefore, more expensive.

In terms of 4-cylinder vs. 6-cylinder longevity and getting value over time, that also depends on the type of car. For long-term value, though, greater fuel efficiency will reinforce the cost savings of a 4-cylinder.

Technology to the Rescue

So when deciding between a 4-cylinder vs. a 6-cylinder and which is better for you, it comes down to your preference between power and fuel economy. However, innovations in automotive technology have made the decision more subtle. Today’s 6-cylinders are more fuel-efficient than they were in the past, and 4-cylinder cars now offer more power than they used to. The gap between the two has shrunk in both categories.

Take Care of Your Car

No matter what engine you opt for, you want the outside looking great. If you ever need collision repair, turn to the experts at Cascade Collision. We will get your car looking like new. Talk with an expert at Cascade Collision today!