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Are You Considering Switching to Synthetic Oil?

Oil plays a very important role in the function of your vehicle. Its purpose is to provide lubrication to various engine parts, while simultaneously keeping the engine cool and being a deterrent to corrosion. There used to be only one type of oil to choose from, which is conventional oil, but now car owners can also choose synthetic oil.

Both conventional and synthetic oil originates in the ground. Where conventional oil is refined, synthetic oil is distilled and purified. A blend of additives is added to synthetic oil after purification to finalize the process.

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What is a Transfer Case?

Do you own an all-wheel drive or a 4-wheel drive vehicle? If so, then it is definitely worth knowing what a transfer case is and why it is so essential to your vehicle's stability.

The transfer case is primarily responsible for pushing power from the transmission to the front and rear axles through a mechanism with the drive shafts. They also synchronize the differences between both the front and back wheels, preventing binding and subsequent damage to the transfer case.

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Fluid Service is a Big Part of Quality Car Maintenance

Fluid service is a big part of maintenance. Each of our professional technicians at Lakeshore Chrysler Jeep Dodge understands this approach. We want to make sure your levels are always filled to the proper line. Fluids help do different jobs with many different components of your ride. The important thing to remember is each fluid has an important job, and no fluid should get ignored.

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Pay Attention to Your Dashboard Warning Light System


Your dashboard warning light is a bulletin board for your car. Red indicators let you know when something serious is going on with your vehicle. Yellow points to concern, however, the situation is not crucial, and blue simply tells you things are okay with the car.

Cars have a list of things on the dashboard that drivers never notice until things go wrong with the car. The battery light practically never goes on, but when it does, the car will soon be without power, if not checked, or replaced. Lakeshore Chrysler Jeep Dodge has batteries to fit your car. 
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You Dont Drive a Smart Computer Super Car, Thats Why You Have a Check Engine Light

Wouldn’t it be great if every car was like that T-Top from that 1980s TV show and could tell you exactly what was wrong with him when he needed service? Well, unfortunately, we are not there yet, and with our vehicles, the only way for us to know something is wrong is to pay attention to our dashboard indicator lights and take the vehicle to a service center when one illuminates. If your check engine light has come on, then you need to bring your car into the dealership and let our service team take a look.

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Take Immediate Action!

If you get a pesky rock chip, the best way to deal with it is to get it repaired ASAP. If you don't, then it has time to spread into a much bigger problem. And you don't want that.

Having a crack in your windshield is bad in many ways. It weakens the strength of your windshield and it can impair your vision if it is in your line of sight. It is also more expensive to fix, since the only way to fix a crack is to get an entirely new windshield. And that spells expensive. But…
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