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5 Fluids to Change


When it comes to keeping your car in good shape, it's vital to maintain the vehicle's fluids. There are many systems that your vehicle must rely on with clean and new fluids to run smoothly, and these fluids are as follows:
  • Oil- your oil and the filter must be changed every 3,000 to 7,500 miles to keep your engine to run newer and longer.
  • Transmission Fluid- deteriorating or dirty transmission fluid can cause costly transmission issues. Changing transmission fluid regularly will help eliminate wear and rust.
  • Brake Fluid- regularly changing brake fluid will eliminate possible...
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Don't Ignore Dashboard Warning Lights


When your dashboard warning lights come on you should take notice. Most warning lights indicate that something has gone wrong with your vehicle, with different lights indicating different problems.

Some of the most common warning lights include:

- Check engine light
This light means that your car has thrown a diagnostic code. These codes indicate specific problems like a loose gas cap, a faulty oxygen sensor, or another issue. If your check engine light comes on, it's best to visit us at the dealership to run a diagnostic test.

- Battery light
This warning indicates that your battery...
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Headlight Maintenance Facts


With the increased darkness that winter months bring with them the time is upon us to check to test our headlights and their lenses to ensure that all is well and ready for the dark hours. Over time the lenses that protect your headlight bulbs can become yellowed or cloudy.

Your headlights should emit a brilliant white light at the same level on a stationary surface. Having one of your headlights off at a wrong angle, commonly caused by potholes, can cause large blind spots as well as impairing the visibility of other nighttime drivers.

When replacing your headlights or…
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Keeping Everyone Safe on This Holiday Road Trip


The keys to planning the safest possible holiday road trip is taking the time to follow this safety checklist and bring along things that will make the journey that much easier just in case things do go wrong with your vehicle.
  • Keep a set of jumper cables in the car for that time the battery dies and you need a jump to get to the store to buy a new battery.
  • Bringing a roll of duct tape will ensure that you can patch small repairs easily and get back on the road.
  • Pack a toolbox with screwdrivers, wrenches, wire cutters…
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How Trunk-or-Treat Gets Your Vehicle into the Halloween Spirit

You have plenty of options when it comes to decorating your car or truck for trunk-or-treat. What is a trunk-or-treat you might wonder? A trunk-or-treat is a family-friendly event where vehicle owners decorate their trunks for Halloween. Kids in costume can then visit the vehicle for treats. We're excited about the Halloween season and have a few tips on how to decorate your vehicle for local trunk-or-treat activities.

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Enjoy the drive with the Mazda MX-5 Miata

There is a certain feeling about being outside on a crisp fall day in Ohio. One of the best ways to enjoy the fall outdoors is to be on the road with the top down zipping along leaf covered roads. If that sounds like what you are looking for, the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata is the right vehicle for you.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata maneuvers through the Ohio roads like a running back avoiding tackles. From the subtle resistance of the gear shift engaging to the 50/50 front/rear weight distribution that keeps its power under control, the Mazda…

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