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Discover the Capabilities of the 2018 Ram ProMaster City

If you work hard for your money, you're probably looking for a vehicle that works just as hard as you do. You're tough and your van should be able to keep up with you. We'd like to introduce the 2018 Ram ProMaster City-a tough cargo van and passenger wagon that can handle everything you dish out and more.

The Ram ProMaster City is a towing master. This powerful van can pull up to 2,000 pounds. The Mopar® Trailer Tow feature provides even more towing capacity and control.

Its bi-link rear coil suspension offers precise handling and…

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Have You Seen the 2019 Jeep Cherokee in Action?

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is a compact sport utility vehicle that has a full array of capability features. When you want to go off the road or stay on the road in bad weather, its Jeep Selec-Terrain proprietary handling system detects the road conditions and ensures that you maintain traction.

This Jeep also offers a variety of drive modes. Select from sand/mud, snow, auto and sport. Rock is also available as an option on some of the trim levels. These drive modes allow the Cherokee's computer to communicate with 12 separate systems and make the most of the…

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Extreme Temperatures Harm Batteries

The freezing temperatures of winter and the scorching temperatures of summer both take a toll on humans and the cars that they drive. One part of your car that is greatly affected by extremes of heat and cold is your car's battery.

While many people don't realize it, the extreme heat of summer is often harder on your battery than the cold weather. Very warm temperatures can make the battery operate above efficiency. This causes the battery to wear down at a faster rate. In the cold weather, the battery can freeze up at extremely cold temperatures.

 

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What Are Some Common Motor Oil Myths?

Motor oil may seem like a pretty straightforward product, but let us assure you, there are a ton of myths floating around out there about it. That is why we here at Walser Automotive Group want to ensure that we debunk a few of them for you here today.

The first big myth is that as soon as oil turns black, it needs to be changed. This has never been the case and instead will result in many unnecessary oil changes. The second is that if you use synthetic oil, even once, you can never go back to traditional motor…

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The Air Pressure In Your Tires Makes A Difference In Their Safety And Longevity


Because your tires are what make contact with the road while you drive along with supporting the weight of your vehicle, it is only natural then that they would experience some pretty severe wear and tear. They are not cheap to replace, either. So, of course, you would want to get as much use out of them as you possibly can.

Fortunately, there are some things that you can do to help maximize their lifespan. The easiest and possibly most important thing that you can do to help your tires to last longer is to continuously check and adjust the…
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DIY headlight Cleaning Methods

Routine maintenance on your vehicle should include cleaning your headlights. They are on the front lines and subjected to road debris and weather. If they don’t seem as bright as they once did, try cleaning them. You may be surprised at the difference. There are a couple of options if you want to try it yourself.

One of them works particularly well on plastic lenses. Simply scrub them with a solution of toothpaste on a warm damp cloth. Repeat as needed. When clean, rinse them with a clean damp cloth. There’s no reason why you can’t try…

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How to Read Tire Sizes

Tires have a lot of numbers and letters associated with them. Although you may know that your vehicle needs a specific size, you probably have no clue what those designations mean. Once you learn, however, it becomes easier to purchase the right tires for your vehicle.

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Headlights That Turn With You

Headlight technology had been pretty stagnant for years, but recent develops have newer headlights pointing in the right direction; literally. More and more cars are becoming equipped with what are known as adaptive headlights. While a standard car's headlights only point straight ahead, thus failing to illuminate the entire road around turns, adaptive headlights turn with the steering wheel or use other indicators to actually turn the bulbs within the housing itself.

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Let the Drive System Meet Your Lifestyle


For many, choosing an automobile never hinges on the drive system. Most people may not even know the difference between all-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive. At Walser Automotive Group, we want you to get a vehicle that suits you, so here are some things to consider in your new automobile.
  • 4-wheel drive: Towing, hauling, and off-roading. Found in trucks and SUVs. Ideal if you are the adventurous sort and like to go off the map, or pull your favorite boat to the lake.
  • All-wheel drive: High performance. Found in high-performance cars and crossovers, is just for driving. Ideal for the…
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How To Help Your Car Gain Traction In Inclement Weather


It’s getting closer and closer to that time of year where we have to begin worrying about the conditions of the road before we head to the store or to work. That’s why we here at Walser Automotive Group want to share with you some of the best tips for gaining traction when you find yourself in inclement weather.

Two of the most common materials people use to gain traction are sand and salt. While salt is able to melt snow, it may be unable to do so in extremely cold temperatures. Sand, on the other hand, will…
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