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Make the Transition to Winter Wiper Blades

If you've become fed up with your vehicle's windshield wiper blades messing up your visibility on the road by leaving streaks on the glass, then you'll be glad to know there is a solution. You most likely didn't have this problem in the spring or summer, which means that your wiper blades have trouble because of the colder weather.

The solution is to get rid of your original wiper blades and install winter wiper blades, which are made specifically to handle the icy, snowy weather. Their rubber shell casing prevents the buildup of ice, and it…

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Getting the Most Out of Your Vehicle, Even in Poor Driving Conditions

A vehicle that can handle nearly any type of weather or terrain is a necessity for many of us. A four-wheel or all-wheel drive may seem like a great idea or, perhaps it has in the past. Many in the past have shied away from this type of vehicle because of its relatively high price tag. In the current automotive market, these features are now affordable for most and, many models offer them as standard features.

The benefit of these vehicles is getting better traction and control of your vehicle, even in poor driving conditions. The AWD feature works to…

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CarGurus Puts Powerful 2017 Dodge Challenger Through its Paces

Are you shopping the sports car segment for your next automotive purchase? Well, if so, we here at Royal Chrysler Jeep Dodge feel you should make a point to try ours, the 2017 Dodge Challenger, on for size.

And why is that, exactly?

Click "play" on the clip below to find out; here now to highlight the Challenger's best qualities is CarGurus reviewer Cliff Atiyeh:

A shining example of Dodge's mechanical mastery, the supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine of the range-topping SRT Hellcat sure is something else.

Turning out a terrific 707 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque…

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Regular tire rotation great low cost investment

Rotating your tires roughly every 6,000 miles is important to both your pocketbook and safety; and will keep your tires in top condition longer. Failing to do so could end up costing you in parts, and in gas.

Everyday driving causes wear and tear to your tires, and when you drive in extreme conditions, your tires can wear out more quickly. Having them rotated regularly will allow your tires to wear more evenly and increase their lifespan.

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Be Prepared, Promote Safety

Being prepared for an incident involved behind the wheel, allows for everyone in that that situation to have a better chance of getting the help they may desperately need, especially before medical professionals arrive. In order to promote safe roads, as well as a sense of community with the other drivers that share the road with you, it is essential for a plan to be developed that will allow you to be prepared for hazardous conditions and situations. Developing a kit full of various medical supplies including bandages, flashlights, flares, water, chargers, and medicine...
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Driving Safely

Automobile accidents happen everyday, and no one wants to be involved in an accident. Accidents are very serious and can be life threatening. When operating a motor vehicle you should always be alert and aware of your surroundings. Being as safe as possible is the most important task when operating a motor vehicle. There are many actions to take when it comes to driving safely. Always being prepared and aware of others on the road as well, just because you're driving safe, doesn't mean everyone else is. Never find yourself being distracted by using your cell phone, or…
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Midwest Automotive Media Association Honors the Family-Friendly Chrysler Pacifica

The team of staff members at Royal Chrysler Jeep Dodge have never seen a minivan achieve the levels of success that the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica has, but this latest Chrysler model is nothing like the average family transporter. Ripe with plenty of innovations, including the highly-touted Uconnect Theater entertainment system, this model is prepared to make life on the road much simpler for families in the Oneonta, NY area. Don't believe us, ask the Midwest Automotive Media Association, which named the Pacifica their "Family Vehicle of the Year":

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The Chrysler Pacifica Continues to Earn Praise

It's been a big first year for the reinvented minivan, but the Chrysler Pacifica can't keep from earning the praise of drivers and critics alike. Following a successful and award-winning appearance at the North American International Auto Show, the Pacifica also garnered the adoration of the local Detroit media. The Detroit News confident honored it with "Vehicle of the Year", a welcome sign for the renewed Chrysler minivan segment.

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What you Need to Know About the Ram Trucks Safety Recall

Royal Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram believes there is nothing in this world more important than your safety. If you haven’ already heard about the September recall of various Ram truck models, we urge you to scan the bottom of this post to make sure yours wasn’t affected. If it was—don’t worry—we’ll give you all the information you need to know.

 

 

 

 

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Ram Brand Proves Dominance at Texas Truck Rodeo

The Ram Truck brand enjoyed a particularly successful weekend at the 26th annual Texas Truck Rodeo according to a recent press release. More than 70 journalists from the Texas Auto Writers Association attended the event at Longhorn River Ranch in Dripping Springs, Texas, evaluating a test driving a total of 82 pickups, SUVS, crossovers and commercial vehicles across 17 categories...

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