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How to Pair Your Phone with Your 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan Via BlueTooth ®

Utilize Voice Features to Set Up Your Phone with Your 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan

When you want to pair your phone with your Dodge vehicle, you won’t be looking for a button. With innovations to modern technology, come innovations to your vehicle. This vehicle utilizes a voice system to pair your phone with the vehicle instead of a button. On the media display, you will see a button with a face on it that looks like it is talking. It is on the top left side of the display. Simply push this button.

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How to Open Fuel Door for a 2018 Dodge Charger

Easily Locate the Button for the Fuel Door in this Dodge Model

There is nothing more frustrating than being in a new vehicle and needing to fuel up but you can’t open the fuel door. Whether you just bought the car or it is a rental, you can spend a long time searching for the button. Several vehicles have placed their fuel gate button in different places and the same is true for the all-new 2018 Dodge Charger.

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To the Extreme: When Car Batteries Go Bad

Most car batteries are designed to handle a large range of hot and cold temperatures. Your vehicle's battery is rated in CCA or Cold-Cranking Amperage. Over time, batteries can be worn down by increasingly cold temperatures. Without the proper amperage, your car battery won't be able to charge the alternator to turn the engine. 

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Sidewall Condition and Hydroplaning

While your tires are flexible, they are also responsible for supporting the weight of your car or truck. As such, your tires need to have sidewalls that are in good condition.

The sidewalls of the tire may seem innocuous, but they are actually high-strength components that help your tire to maintain rigidity. Over time, the side walls lose material and breakdown, resulting in a loss of structural strength.

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Synthetic Vs. Traditional Motor Oil for Your Car

Picking the right oil for your car can sometimes feel like a guessing game. There are so many brands and types that it can get downright overwhelming. That is why we here at Tyler Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Niles are here to give you the basic differences of the two main types.

Traditional motor oil is derived from only crude oil products. 

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Protecting Your Tires from Tire Blowouts

If there is anything worse than a flat tire, it's a tire blowout. Tire blowouts are costly, inconvenient and can be very dangerous especially at high speeds. Practicing good tire maintenance can prevent you from having tire blowouts and add life to your tires. Visit us at Tyler Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and check out our supply of tires. We also have some great tips on tire care to share.

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A Dirty Air Filter Can Be Like Driving Your Car Underwater

Unless you commute to work in a submarine, chances are the last thing you would do with your vehicle is drive it underwater. Not only would this ruin pretty much every component in your car, it would prevent your engine from getting the oxygen needed to run at all. Unfortunately, if you have a dirty or poorly performing engine air filter, it almost like you are running your car underwater anyway.

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Which Types of Brake Pads Last the Longest?

Brake pads perform heroic work for you and your vehicle each and every time you drive it. They trasmit pressures from your brake pedal to the brake rotors, stopping your vehicle in the process. These components come in several main varieties, including:

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Care for Your Cooling System Regularly

The last thing you want to experience is your engine overheating. It's why there are a radiator and a full cooling system in place. If you're not careful, the coolant could be used up, leaving your system vulnerable. There's an easy way to avoid this kind of thing from happening. At Tyler Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we have the service center that will provide the needed care for your radiator and engine cooling system throughout the year, reducing the likelihood that you will experience a problem.

Our radiator service will include inspecting the entire system as well…

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Seasonal Maintenance Allows You to Travel With Confidence and Peace of Mind This Winter

Now that summer is over and the fall is here, you'll want to make sure that your car is in optimal condition for winter driving around Michigan. Keep these maintenance tips in mind, and if your Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep or Ram vehicle is in need of any maintenance this winter, we welcome you to schedule a service appointment online and join us at Tyler Dodge Jeep Ram today!

 

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