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Ram 2500 Durability Features You Need to Know About

The Ram 2500 comes with a variety of features and specifications you're going to love. This 4-door truck has seating for up to five people. It features a 6.4-liter, 8-cylinder engine that is encompassed by the truck's steel frame. This means you're not only getting a powerful truck, you're getting a durable one, too.

One of the biggest reasons to choose the Ram 2500 is that it comes with an incredible limited warranty. 

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Feel More Confident Behind the Wheel of the Dodge Charger

The Dodge Charger is a full-size sedan that's packed with premium amenities for families. This model offers several V8 engine that deliver superb performance on any road. Besides having impressive capabilities, the Charger boasts cutting-edge safety technology that prevents accidents.

The Forward Collision Warning can activate the brakes when there's a high risk of a crash with another car that's in front of you. 

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What Are Brake Pads?

Brake pads are the most common parts of your car that needs maintenance from time to time. You may have heard your automotive technician tell you in the past that it sounds like they need to be replaced, but what are brake pads?

Brake pads are the part of a vehicle's brake system that applies friction to slow and stop the wheels when you press down on the brake pedal. 

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The Dodge Journey and Contemporary Technology Features

The Dodge Journey is a midsize sport utility vehicle that has a marvelous reputation. This is an SUV that gives people a lot of room to spare. It's one that gives them abundant technology components as well.

The Dodge Journey has a GPS (Global Positioning System) system that can make getting around simple and fun for drivers. It supplies people with Junction View that can make gazing at intersections and signs markedly more effective, too.

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Your TPMS Light Helps Avoid Tire Blowouts

Your vehicle is highly sophisticated so it makes sense that it should be able to tell you if you have a flat tire, right? That is why we here at Michael Tom’s Vigo Dodge, Inc. of Terre Haute want to be sure you know all about a light on your dash designed to do just that.

The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) light on your vehicles dash comes on when it detects a sudden loss in pressure from one or multiple tires on your vehicle. 

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A DIY Remedy to Brighten Up Your Headlights

Most vehicles will at some point get the dreaded "fog" over their headlight housing lenses from age and sun damage. This condition will drastically affect the ability of your headlights to light up the road ahead, making driving in low light conditions a potentially dangerous prospect.

If your car, truck, or SUV suffers from this and you would like to remedy it on your own without having to purchase all new housings then the good news is that you can actually purchase products to undo that damage and take care of it yourself.

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When Should You Replace Your Timing Belt

Your car's timing belt is one of its most critical components. It is responsible for coordinating the rotations of the engine's camshaft and crankshaft, enabling its valves and pistons to move in sync.

Your vehicle's owner’s manual will tell you when to replace the timing belt. The expected lifespan of a belt ranges from 60,000 to 100,000 miles, but it may need to be changed earlier in some circumstances. 

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What is the Difference Between a Compact Temporary and a Full-Size Spare Tire?

One piece of necessary equipment that many drivers take for granted is the spare tire. In fact, many people do not even carry one in their vehicle. But, the spare tire is clearly one of those things that is better to have and not need than need and not have. But, what a car manufacturer may include as standard equipment with a new vehicle and what the owner may actually need are two different things.

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