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  • What Really Provides the Electricity Your Car Needs?

    If you are like many car owners, you might think that the battery provides the electricity needed to operate your vehicle. Although the battery provides the power to start your car, the alternator actually creates the energy needed to support the electrical system.

    Your car's alternator works like a generator. When your engine is running, it will spin a wheel on your alternator to generate electricity throughout your car. Alternators are normally located on the side of your engine with an attached drive belt, known as the serpentine belt. There are times when your alternator will fail...

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  • Consider Radiator Service for Your Vehicle

    Routine maintenance is necessary for your vehicle to ensure that everything runs efficiently. Efficiency in the engine results in better fuel mileage but also in general, you will experience less repairs and damage overall during the time that you own your vehicle. Your cooling system is a very important part of your vehicle and it should be maintained along with other items, like having a routine oil change or changing out your engine's air filters.

    There are a number of ways you may be able to tell that your cooling system is in need of maintenance that spans wider…

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  • The Ram 1500 Big Horn is Available in a Great Color Option


    Choosing the color that you would like your vehicle to be is a fun job. You like to have a lot of options when it comes time to do that job. The Ram 1500 Big Horn is available in a variety of colors so that you can get the truck that is perfect for you.

    The Ram 1500 Big Horn is available in a mix of production colors and also in some low volume color choices as well. This truck can be purchased in a bold color such as red or in something simpler such as black or white. You…
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  • Choosing Ram Country Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT’s Online Service Scheduler Gives You Greater Flexibility

    Scheduling a service appointment shouldn’t have to interfere with your daily life. It’s something that should be convenient. That’s why at Ram Country Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT, we decided to add an online service scheduler and provide greater flexibility for your busy lifestyle.

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  • Charger or Challenger: Which Dodge Muscle Car Fits You?

    Horsepower and the thrill of acceleration are why Americans have long had a love affair with muscle cars. Add a masculine design, and you have a winning combination. Dodge has understood the attraction that muscle cars have had for Americans as both the Challenger and Charger have been staples on our showroom floor in Del Rio for many years.

    What makes us excited about both of these vehicles is that they combine modern features such as all-wheel drive with traditional styling. the Charger is bred for performance with several high-power engines available, along with the latest in safety...

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  • At 80, MOPAR Still Shows the Way

    Most of us would think of celebrating the 80th birthday and realize that our age is showing. At MOPAR, it's the 80 years of experience that shows, and it is an excellent benefit for the businesses, owners, and families that rely upon Fiat Chrysler vehicles. MOPAR backs Fiat Chrysler vehicles with state of the art technology, maintenance, and vehicle protection programs.

    Del Rio, TX drivers know the MOPAR brand means authentic parts, replacements, and accessories. Today it is also important to use the available technology to get the information we need to make good choices.

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  • Learn More About Move Over Laws

    600 × 463?

    All 50 states have laws that require you to move over for tow trucks, ambulances, police officers, and other cars parked in the shoulder lane. Not only is moving over polite, but it could actually save lives.

    Many drivers have never even heard of move over laws. Even if you are driving in Del Rio, TX, you still have to move over. What happens, though, if you can't get over when you are approaching an emergency vehicle or another vehicle that is pulled over?

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  • Do you Know Where the Term Horsepower Came From?

    One of the most important specifications people look for in a vehicle is horsepower. Basically, they relate this to how fast the car can go and its overall muscle. But what exactly is horsepower and where did the term derive from?

     

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  • Online Applications Make Car Buying An Easy Process

    There is a lot that goes into purchasing a new car. Drivers are very particular about how they invest their money. There is an enormous selection of automobiles to choose from. Each shopper must make sure that they are picking the vehicle that is appropriate for their needs.

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  • Be Prepared Heading Out This Holiday Season

    The best time to start planning for your upcoming holiday trip is while you are still home off the roads and away from all that traffic. These are a few things you should consider before your journey, prepared especially for you from the Ram Country Chrysler Jeep Dodge team.

    1. Be sure that you are making time to plan accordingly when it comes to heavy, congested areas along your route. Plan on going on alternate routes around major airports to reduce the likelihood of you being in traffic.
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