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Too Many Oil Changes Can Bring Bad News

Believe it or not, but choosing to have oil changes sooner than you need can be a bad thing. You were probably once told to get your oil changed every 3,000 miles. Many vehicles of yesteryear required an oil change at those types of intervals. Newer vehicles aren't in the 3,000-mile ballpark. Most only need an oil change every 7,000 miles or so. Some can even go 10,000 miles. You could be wasting money if you're getting an oil change every 3,000 miles.

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Increasing Awareness of the Move Over Law

As we travel the highways to get to our destinations, at times we can be unknowing to certain laws that are meant to save the lives of our lifesavers. The police officers, the ambulance, and the firefighters all risk their lives to save ours, and in the event that they are working on a busy highway, it is up to you to abide by the laws that are made to protect these individuals.

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Don't Substitute Windshield Wiper Fluid

Cleaning your windshield with the press of a button is something that is often taken for granted. When an unfortunate little bug flies in front of your windshield, you can wash them away very easily. This is because of the windshield washer fluid. If you are using water instead, your windshield is not as clean as it could be.

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Pay Attention to Your Car’s Dashboard Warnings

You may get one of many different warning lights in your vehicle. Most of the time they are simply reminders. You may have forgotten to replace your gas cap when you filled up, or you may need to turn off your brights. You may even get a reminder that it is once again time to get your oil changed.

Sometimes you will get a message indicating that there is an issue with your battery, engine, or transmission. If you do, it is time to take your vehicle to us here at Parker-McGill Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram so that we can…

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Choosing Our Starkville Dealership for New Parts for Your Vehicle

If your vehicle is in need of any parts, now is the time to get over to the dealership. Perhaps you haven't utilized the dealer for parts or repairs, here are a few reasons why you should reconsider.

The mechanics working at the dealership have access to all the best parts in this industry. Not only will they only use top-rated OEM auto parts that fit perfectly on your vehicle and last longer than inferior parts you get from independent service centers, you know they have everything in stock. The dealership has several open car bays, and what that…

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Keep Your Food from Spilling When You Travel

Few things are more enjoyable than sharing a potluck meal with friends and family. As you prepare to bring your food to the event, it's useful to pack your food well to prevent spilling. At Parker-McGill Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we don't want your car seat ruined from food stains.

The next time you head out with food in your car, pack the food carefully. Use a cardboard box to protect the food and prevent it from sliding around.

Wrap a towel or newspapers around your dish to keep it insulated. If your dish spills a little bit…

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Essential Travel Tips for Your Road Trip

A well-planned road trip often ends up well. At Parker-McGill Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we derive pleasure in assisting you to come around to developing a well-planned road trip. Your journey will be smooth and enjoyable when planned carefully. We entail to offer you with the best possible advice in making your trip as fascinating as possible. There are various attributes that you should adhere to while coming up with a productive road trip.

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Maintaining Your Vehicle Throughout the Changing Seasons

As summer swiftly turns to fall, you may find yourself busy with all of the hustle and bustle brought on by the changing season. This can be a very busy time of year, so we want to remind you that it's important to prioritize your vehicle. As autumn begins, road conditions may begin to change. Little issues that may have gone unchecked within your vehicle throughout the summer may start to become bigger problems.

 
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5 Reasons to Purchase an SUV

SUVs are quickly becoming one of the most popular types of vehicle sold today. This is because drivers find them useful for many reasons. They are extremely utility-friendly and offer many benefits that other types of vehicles don't. Below are five reasons you should consider purchasing a Dodge or Jeep brand SUV.

 
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Dodge Challenger SRT Demon gets its power through technology

The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon's quarter-mile speed and power to lift its front wheels off the ground on launch has already turned heads, but the engine technology that gives it that power has made Popular Science magazine take notice.

The magazine's Best of What's new for 2017 includes the Challenger SRT Demon's Power Chiller as one of 100 tech innovations made in 11 categories.

 

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