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What Warranty to Get When Purchasing a Car: Powertrain vs. Bumper-to-Bumper


When you buy a new car, you should always read through the warranty. There are differences in warranty coverage that are important to note, particularly if you are buying a used car. Under a powertrain warranty, you are only receiving coverage for the vehicle's propulsion system or the components that make your car run properly. This includes major components like the engine, transmission, and drivetrain.

However, bumper-to-bumper warranties cover a lot more than that. As a comprehensive warranty, you get the ultimate coverage with a bumper-to-bumper warranty...
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Make Sure to Replace Your Wiper Blades This Winter


Replacing the wiper blades on your car this winter can make all the difference when it comes to being able to see clearly when the bad weather hits. The winter wipers are able to make short work of things like ice, sleet, and snow.

The case that is wrapped around the winter blades will keep the moving section of the wipers blades operating correctly. If the sleet or ice were to get into that framework on your old wipers, it could disrupt how the rubber meets the glass and cause streaks that make it harder to see.

The winter wiper…
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It's Time to Stop Believing the 3,000-Mile Oil Change Myth

Some businesses who profit from oil changes advocate for the 3,000-mile oil-change slogan frequently. But is the change of auto oil every 3,000 miles necessary today? No! In the past, changing oil after the car traveled 3,000 miles was an essential car engine maintenance ritual. Nowadays, advanced car engine technology, tougher engine materials, and the use of superb oil make auto manufacturers can recommend up to 7,500 miles for oil change intervals.

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Interesting Misconceptions about AWD vs. 4WD


Upon learning about the similarities of all-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive, you may learn what you thought was true sometimes isn't.

One common misconception about all-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive is that the two are the same thing, as well as can be used interchangeably. This might be because the two attempt to do the same thing, they just go about it in different ways. Similar to comparing a knife and scissors - the two have a main goal to cut something, but are meant for very different things.

Another common misconception about all-wheel and 4-wheel drive, is that they…
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How to Transport Your Holiday Food Without Spilling

When the holidays come around, there is a good chance that you will find yourself cooking at least one dish. There is also a good chance that you will need to put the food in your car and bring it to a holiday party. The only problem is that you are scared to bring food into you new car, so how do you make sure your car stays clean? We have the tips you need here at Sam Leman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Morton.

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Take Charge and Get Your Automobile Financing Pre-Approved

Take just a few minutes and go to our dealership website to get pre-approval for your automobile financing. If you are in the mood for car shopping, there is not a better strategy to employ than this. All you have to do is fill in some basic information, and our finance department at Sam Leman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Morton will be back in touch with you in a short space of time.

By getting ahead of the curve about your financing ability, you relieve yourself of a lot of anxiety and worry over whether the car you…

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Why Your Vehicle Needs Seasonal Maintenance

Summer road trips are behind us, and now is the time for scenic drives to see the fall foliage. Here at Sam Leman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Morton, we want to make sure that your vehicle is ready for those long drives. Simply schedule an appointment with our experts to ensure a stress-free ride.

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Holiday Travel Tips for Arriving Ahead of Schedule

Make no mistake about it, the roads are about to get more congested in the upcoming days. Here are a few tips to help avoid being stuck in traffic instead of being with your family and friends.

  1. Leave closer to midnight. If you try driving during the day, there are a number of issues you will be dealing with. Traffic from the airport, accidents, and stranded vehicle can cause backups for miles. 
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Holiday Travel Tips for Arriving Ahead of Schedule

Make no mistake about it, the roads are about to get more congested in the upcoming days. Here are a few tips to help avoid being stuck in traffic instead of being with your family and friends.

  1. Leave closer to midnight. If you try driving during the day, there are a number of issues you will be dealing with. Traffic from the airport, accidents, and stranded vehicle can cause backups for miles. 
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Holiday Travel Tips for Arriving Ahead of Schedule

Make no mistake about it, the roads are about to get more congested in the upcoming days. Here are a few tips to help avoid being stuck in traffic instead of being with your family and friends.

  1. Leave closer to midnight. If you try driving during the day, there are a number of issues you will be dealing with. Traffic from the airport, accidents, and stranded vehicle can cause backups for miles. 
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