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Make Changing Your Oil A Priority

Q: I really don't drive my car very often. Is it okay to stretch out a bit on oil change intervals?

A: No, because there are time recommendations as well as mileage recommendations. It all depends on the specifications of the car. A lot of new cars will have an interval of 5k miles or every 6 months' time. If you want your car to run flawlessly always then you should be religious about changing your oil in order to make your car run for as long as possible. Think about it. Oil is the keystone of the way…
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FWD and RWD Explained by Your Car Experts at Richmond Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ltd.


Are you wondering if you should buy a car with FWD or RWD? Our team can help you understand more about these drivetrains. FWD and RWD offer different advantages, and understanding the pros and cons of each can help you decide which is best for you.

Front-wheel drivetrains are easier to manufacture than rear-wheel drivetrains because they are made with less parts and are less costly to assemble. FWD also offers more traction on wet roads because the front wheels pull the vehicle. With RWD, the rear wheels push the vehicle. There are few drawbacks to front-wheel drivetrains, 

 

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Features Inside The Dodge Grand Caravan For Comfort

When you're looking for a spacious vehicle for your family, consider the Dodge Grand Caravan. The vehicle offers enough room for at least six passengers to comfortably ride while you're on the road in Richmond. There are a few different options for configuring the seats depending on how many people are in the van and if you have cargo you're transporting.

Climate control is on a tri-zone level so that each row of seats can receive either heat or air when needed. There is also an entertainment system in the rear of the van, allowing all passengers…

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A Safety Guide To The Chrysler 300 & What It Has To Offer

The Chrysler 300 has been around for well-over a decade, and it has helped to revolutionize the auto industry in more ways than one. This vehicle has always possessed an epic, exterior design as well as premium interior features. So, what does the Chrysler 300 have to offer in the safety department?

In the safety department, this particular vehicle is packed with an abundance of safety and security features. Thanks to this sedan's radar-based sensors, drivers will be alerted if any road hazards are potentially present on the highway. Preventive safety is big business with Chrysler...
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Is the Dodge Durango a Safe, Reliable Daily SUV?

One of the best three-row SUVS for both performance and safety, the Dodge Durango is a comfortable, family-friendly vehicle that encourages you to be content with your daily commutes. Those everyday drives are made so much easier when you love the car you drive. With the Dodge Durango, you can feel comfy, cozy, and protected from your everyday A to B.

The Dodge Durango boasts a load of interior and exterior features, but there are two that are, thus far, the most liked for drivers. 1) The passenger and driver seats are heated with four-way lumbar support to accommodate long…
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Why You'll Want a Mopar Vehicle Protection Plan

It isn't difficult for a tire to suffer damage on Richmond roads. Simply running over a pothole or a nail in the road could be enough to cause large punctures or shred the tire to pieces. However, with a tire protection plan from Mopar, you may be covered in the event of a blowout or puncture.

Mopar protection plans allow you to have up to four tires replaced without the need to pay a deductible. The plan will cover the cost of balancing and mounting the tires as well as replacing any pressure sensors that were damaged.

 

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The Ram 2500 is Built for Durability

The Ram 2500 is a heavy-duty, full-sized truck built for serious jobs. It can tow and haul heavy payloads with the best of them. It also makes for a fine daily driver with a comfortable interior and modern high-tech features. One of the best things about the Ram is that it's durable.

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Charging a Car Battery the Right Way

Richmond Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ltd. would like to take a few minutes of your time today to explain in detail the correct process for charging the battery in your car.

Before you can start the process, it is important that you are familiar with the charger and it is not powered on or plugged into an electrical outlet just yet.

Identify the positive and negative ends of the car battery, and if they are not easily recognized, you may have to remove the plastic housing on the terminal ends to reveal the plus and minus sign markings.

 

 

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Understanding the Ins and Outs of Tire Pressure Monitoring


It can be challenging for the layperson to discern if their tire pressure is too low or high. Fortunately, the latest in automotive innovation makes it easy to understand with a tire pressure monitoring system. Some systems will alert the driver in the morning if the weather is too cold. This is nothing to worry about and should disengage shortly. Likewise, in the warmer summer months, the light may go off as tires tend to overinflate as the mercury rises.

Proper tire pressure is critical. Not only is it a safety concern, but the appropriate pressure can also save money…
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