Category:Service Archives - Kelowna Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
What makes tires so important
What makes tires so important? Obviously, you wouldn’t get far without tires on your vehicle, but having the right tires can improve fuel economy and handling. Why having the right tires matter? We’re going to talk about three things that play a role in tire safety: Tire size, tire pressure, and tread depth. Tire Size […]
The Braking System
The Braking System The most important safety system in our vehicles is the braking system. We rely on our brakes every day to ensure that our vehicles can slow down and come to a stop in a safe manner. The braking system is made up of many components, but the parts that wear out the […]
The Basics to Safely Charging a Car Battery
In an effort to ensure our audience is protecting their investments in their automobiles, Kelowna Chrysler Dodge Jeep is providing a step-by-step guide for properly charging the car battery. Begin by locating both positive and negative terminals on the car battery. The plus sign indicates positive, the minus sign is for the negative terminal. The […]
How Does a Direct Tire-Pressure Monitoring System Work?
Direct Tire-Pressure Monitoring Systems (dTPMS) work through a physical air-pressure monitoring device attached to a tire’s valve system. The monitor is a sensor that transmits data to the car’s central computer. These devices are battery operated and require professional technicians like those employed by Kelowna Chrysler Dodge Jeep to remove and replace. To save battery […]
Mopar® Vehicle Protection Road Hazard Tire & Wheel Coverage
Is Your Ignition Starting to Fail?
A dead battery is the first thought when your car won't start. However, if the battery is good, you may be that you have ignition problems. Here are a few warning signals the starter is starting to fail. You may hear a grinding noise. This can be caused by the starter's drive gear getting worn. […]
The Most Important Car Battery Qualities
All car batteries supply power to key automotive systems; however, some battery types perform more efficiently than others when they have better qualities. This guide has great information about qualities that you should consider when shopping for a replacement car battery. The most important quality to consider when you need a replacement battery before a […]
What You Should Pay Attention to for Winter Car Care
The cold temperatures, snow on the ground and patches of ice can wreak havoc on your vehicle if you aren't careful. It's a lot simpler to care for your automobile in the summer months, but there's still a need for vehicle maintenance and service during the winter. This is a time of year that puts […]