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The Mazda CX-9 is a Well-Designed SUV


The Mazda CX-9 is a popular choice when it comes to SUVs and it is something that is designed well. This vehicle can get you around in Schaumburg and beyond.

The Mazda CX-9 comes in a good mix of colors so that you can drive a vehicle that is unique to you and that you love. Some of the color options available include red, blue, and black. The Mazda CX-9 is created with signature trim that will help you feel good about the vehicle that you are driving and its overall appearance.

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The Technological Advances of the Mazda MX-5


The Mazda MX-5 is a two-seat roadster. It is reminiscent of the small roadsters built by British car manufacturers in the 1960s and 70s. This little convertible is designed to be a sporty, stylish and fun vehicle. It is a vehicle in which to enjoy the open road.

This enjoyable little car has seen some important technological advances. It is equipped with a SKYACTIVE transmission available as a six-speed automatic or manual. Shifting with this system is easier, and acceleration is quicker. The new Mazda MX-5 has a lighter body. This lighter body provides better handling at lower speeds and…
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Is Your Vehicle Battery Fully Charged?

No one wants to be stranded on the side of the road with a dead battery. But, since batteries don't last forever, this may happen to you one day. If your battery has been giving signs of trouble, then you may want to test it to avoid this scenario.

To test the vehicle battery, you will need either a digital or analog voltmeter. Both are fine, but the digital one gives a more accurate reading. First, make sure the ignition and vehicle lights are off. Place the positive test cable tip on the positive battery terminal...

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Making Sure You're Ready for a Flat Tire

No matter how advance our tire technology can be, a flat tire is bound to happen. This is why replacing a flat tire is a skill worth learning. However, you don't need to be left stranded alone, waiting for a tow truck or professional service. Changing a tire may seem intimidating, but the basics are simple and easy.

To change a flat tire, the tools you'll need are: a spare tire, a car jack, a lug wrench. Having your car owner's manual can help you make sure to put the car jack in the right place. Before…

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Prevent Your Car from Hydroplaning

When a high volume of rain gets lodged between your tire and the road, you may experience hydroplaning. This means you might lose control of your car. If you are traveling faster than 45 mph in the rain, you are more likely to hydroplane.

Although you cannot control the weather, you can take preventative steps to make sure that your tires are safe for all weather conditions. It is important that you have your tires rotated regularly. If your tires are fully inflated, then they are less likely to lose contact with the road. Also, be sure to check that…

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Extend The Life Of Your Tires With Regular Rotations

The tires on your car, truck, or SUV experience some of the most severe conditions out of all of the equipment on your vehicle. Between the heat and rough terrain that they see, as well as supporting the weight of your vehicle, they don't often last as long as we would like. And since they are not exactly cheap to replace, you will certainly want to get as much life out of them as you can.

The good news is that there are steps that you can take in order to maximize their lifespan. The easiest but most important…

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Is It Time to Replace Your Tires?

When the rubber meets the road, the tires experience wear and tear. Overinflation of your car's tires causes them to only touch the road on a thin strip of rubber in the center. This could make the tire treads thin to the point where they are no longer safe, putting you at risk of a blowout.

Underinflated tires are also a problem. In this case, the tires are soft, and too much of the rubber makes contact with the road. Poor alignment results in uneven wear across the tire. Over time, these problems will lead to the need to…

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What Parameters are Considered in Determining Tire Air Pressure in Vehicles?

Vehicle manufacturers run tests actual physical tests on vehicle tires before the vehicles are offered on the market. The main concern is the safety of the occupants of the vehicle. Performance, the efficient use of fuel, and the longevity of the tire are factors in that add up to create a safe air-pressure recommendation.

During an exhaustive regimen of tests, vehicles and their tires are put through a performance examination that covers nearly every possible scenario. Quick stops and quick acceleration tests, as well as fast turns, test the tires at different inflation levels...

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What Is That Annoying Sound?

A timing belt that is slipping or worn can make an annoying high-pitched squealing sound. If your car starts making this type of sound, it is a sign of trouble that cannot be ignored. It is a sign that your timing belt is about to break. If this happens, it will not only make your car stop running, it could lead to an engine replacement.

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