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The Newly Upgraded Chrysler Pacifica: See the Interior

The new Chrysler Pacifica has received rave reviews from drivers and critics. The latest models were designed for comfort, safety, and longevity. With all of the latest technology packed in and options for an eight seat, this van combines the class of a luxury vehicle with the comfort of a spacious cabin.

Standard features include power-adjustable seating, 3 rows of seating, 7-inch touch screen, Uconnect infotainment system, proximity keys, climate control, blind spot monitoring, push-button start, and KeySense parental controls. 

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Why Does My Car Need a Differential?

The differential is the part that synchronizes the two rear axles to work effectively at different speeds in a rear-wheel-drive (RWD) vehicle. You would have little control when you made turns because, without the differential, your car would skid and slide.

For instance, when you make a right turn, the wheels on the right are the inside wheels. 

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When is it Time for a Fuel System Service Call

Being in the position to identify when the fuel system in the car is failing can help keep you from being stranded with a vehicle that will not start.

Pay close attention to when the car is surging when you are not applying any additional pressure to the gas pedal. This is most evident when driving on the highway, you'll see the RPM gauge surging because the fuel line is either clogged or the pump is failing.

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What Is Brake Fluid and Why Do You Need It?

Most fluids in a vehicle regulate the temperature in a respective area of the automobile. While brake fluid does regulate the high temperatures that can occur in the brake lines, it is also an operational component of the braking system.

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Have Your Suspension Checked at Colonial Dodge Chrysler Jeep

If you're vehicle has begun to pull to one side on the highway or the potholes in town have begun to take a toll, it may be time to have your suspension system inspected.

Vehicles today have complex and interconnected parts that form the suspension system for their wheels. It keeps you from feeling every bump and jolt when you drive on an uneven road, and it connects your wheels to the steering column.

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Lack of Power May Indicate a Dirty Air Filter

If you have noticed that your vehicles acceleration or responsiveness has declined it may be a sign that your engine air filter needs changed. You air filter will become dirty and clogged as you drive, reducing the air flow into your engine and causing reduced performance. We can take a look at your filter and replace if needed at Colonial Dodge Chrysler Jeep in Hudson.

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How Much Does It Cost to Own a Car?

Owning a car can give you status and freedom. Paying for that ownership privilege can give you a headache. The expenses that come with auto ownership don't end with your monthly loan payment. Here are some of the common costs that go into the cost of car ownership.

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Tire Maintenance is Important

Tires are some of the most important parts of a vehicle. However, in a lot of cases people do not think about the maintenance of their tires like they do about other parts of their car. Sad to say a lot of times it only becomes important, when something happens.

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Understand Your Dashboard Warning Lights

Dashboard warning lights are a problem every driver will face over the course of their vehicle driving career and we at Colonial Dodge Chrysler Jeep believe that rapid response to these lights is always a good idea. Dashboard warning indicators can light for a range of reasons from required general maintenance to more difficult to address faults in the engine system.

 

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