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Tips for Traveling with Dogs

At Classic Mazda, we understand the importance of keeping your furry friends safe and happy as they travel with you. If your dog loves nothing more than to hear the words "car ride," we've got a few tips to help you keep them as safe as possible on your adventures.

Use a restraint system. Most pet stores and online retailers sell restraint systems for dogs. These harnesses or seatbelt systems allow you to buckle Fido in, so that he's securely attached to one place in your vehicle, instead of jumping around from place to place. 

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How Weather Can Affect Your Battery Life

Vehicle batteries are affected by both hot and cold extreme temperatures. These extremes will drain the life of your battery. It's important to know the strength of your battery before the seasonal change, as weak or old batteries likely won't make it through the changes.

Heat causes the chemical reactions in your vehicle to accelerate causing the battery fluid to evaporate faster than in moderate temperatures. The more battery fluid your battery loses, the weaker it gets. It's estimated that every 15 degrees over 70 causes accelerated fluid loss.  

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Brake Fluid: An Important Substance for Your Vehicle

Brake fluid is a vital component that helps your braking system stay in good condition. It is found within the brake lines, and it needs to be drained and changed regularly to ensure it keeps your brakes working properly. If your automobile doesn't have enough brake fluid, you may not be able to stop your car when you apply pressure to the brake pedal. Let's find out more about brake fluid by reading the content below.

It is important that you use the right brake fluid for your vehicle, but how can you tell which one your vehicle…

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The Importance of Tire Pressure

When you get into your car every day, you pass a sticker on the panel of your door that tells you the ideal tire pressure for your vehicle. It’s important to check on the PSI in your tires from time to time to ensure your tires are where they need to be.

If your tire pressure is too low, it can make it very easy to get a flat. If your tire pressure is too high, it could cause your tires to blow when you’re driving on them. Tires that don’t have the right PSI are more…

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Safety Comes First in the Mazda CX-3

If you've been looking for a new vehicle, you know how tricky it can be to find the right car. Whether you're looking for something sleek, fast, luxurious, or extra safe, you're certain to find it in the Mazda CX-3. While this vehicle is incredibly beautiful, it's known for its impressive safety features.

This car comes with an assortment of features you're going to love. Back up safely with rear cross traffic alerts. Drive with confidence utilizing the blind spot alert system. You'll enjoy child safety locks, incredible tires, and an advanced braking system…

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