For over 100 years now, the decision to be made about the type of motor you want in your car has been pretty simple –an internal combustion engine. Today, there are more choices. You can consider one of four types: Internal Combustion; Hybrid; Plug-in Hybrid or Electric Vehicle (EV). Like most choices, there isn’t a best one. Consulting our experts at Gainesville Dodge of Gainesville, a local Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram dealer in Gainesboro, FL, there are pros and cons to each type. Care to dig in and take a loo
If you have ever felt the transmission slipping in your car, it’s not a good feeling. You instantly know that something is wrong but unless you’re a mechanic, it’s hard to tell what. We spoke with the experts at Federico Chrysler of Wood River, a local Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram dealer in Wood River, IL, and they told us how to identify a slipping transmission and explain what usually has to be done to fix it.
Whats it feel like?
When you are driving your car, there is a more or less
California is the toughest state when it comes to vehicle emissions. They have strict standards and they check the emissions that your car emits every two years. Often called a “smog check”, this test is needs to be done or can't register your car next registration period. In most other states, a car’s emissions are checked every year during an annual inspection. If the car fails the emissions test, then it won’t receive a new inspection sticker.
Problem is that lots of cars fail smog
Chelsea Truck Company has always impressed us with numerous stylish and super-advanced vehicle tuning projects. And here we see one more astonishing project that pays homage to the mighty Jeep Wrangler.
The engineering team has redesigned the exterior as well as the interior in such a way that the Wrangler still showcases the mighty Jeep nature, but also some cooler and more expressive features. And here it is: Firechacker Red Jeep Wrangler Sa
The sun has gone down and you are driving home listening to music on the radio. Then all the sudden, a blurry shape jumps right in front of you. You feel a car-shaking thump and you jam on the brakes. “Good God, what was that!” you think. As soon as you pull over and jump out of your car, you see an injured deer laying by the edge of the road. What do you do now?
A compassionate person would naturally wonder how badly the poor animal was hurt. Unless you are a veterinarian, there is like
You should deal with water leaks in your car as soon as you can. If it remains too long in a car’s interior, it will grow mold and possibly corrode electronic connectors and parts. In this article, we will look at the 6 most common sources of water leaks that occur in automobiles.
Do I actually have a leak?
The first sign of a leak into a car or truck is usually a soaked carpet. You will likely see the water pooling somewhere but in some cases, you might actually smell mold growing. In many cases, finding t
You have two choices when you decide to connect a smart phone to your car’s audio system: via wireless bluetooth or wired USB. Problem is that audio enthusiasts tend to disparage the sound quality of Bluetooth audio and basically recommend that one should avoid it. Is this true? Is it as inferior as they say? Let’s take a look.
Back in the mid 1990s, connecting computers to peripherals wasn’t as convenient as today. Computers interfaced via large serial and para
What can you say about the 2017 Jeeps that hasn’t already been said? Well, how about Jeeps come from a long line of rugged four-wheelers that have a tradition of getting you in and out of places that other cars should never even consider going to? Okay, that’s a good start. Jeeps do have a strong lineage of fou
Another month is about to begin and there is another Chelsea Truck Design masterpiece that is about to hit the road: a lucky Jeep Wrangler unit was stripped down to vital elements just to rise as a Volcanic Sky Black Hawk Edition. And the best part? This new-old machine incorporates the brutality and aggressiveness of Jeep and at the same time incorporates the fine components implemented by Chelsea Truck Design.
Available in either three-d
You do know that super cool feeling and excitement that fills you, when you see a muscular, worn and a bit rusty old vehicle, don’t you? To be honest, we also have that fascination with old and yet super expressive machines that tell their stories via the external and internal vintage styling, mixed with the unmistakable signature of time itself. And as it appears, this fascination is also familiar to Vilner team.
Team’s latest project
Back in the pre-emissions regulation days, cars and trucks pumped out a lot of air pollution. Since it was particularly severe in some areas of the country, individual states started mandating maximum allowable emissions levels within their territories. The first to do so was the state of California in 1968; others soon jumped in. By the early '70s, the federal government stepped in and started phasing-in even more restrictive emissions standards for the entire country. According to our sources
The Jeep Brand Provides the Popemobile
The “Popemobile” is an informal term used to refer to the vehicle that the Pope is traveling in, as you may have guessed! And during Pope Francis’s visit to the U.S. in September 2015, he spent plenty of time being shuttled around in a custom Jeep Wrangler Popemobile fleet. The Pope also used similar Jeeps during his July 2015 trip to South America. Previously he has been transported in other car brands, such as Isuzu, Kia, Hyundai, and, less fre