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If a Tough Truck is What You Need, then the 2018 F-150 Has You Covered

When you think of a pickup truck, more often than not, you picture a vehicle that is built tough and designed to get work done. Everyday, throughout the country, pickup trucks are used by many as a mainstay to optimize workflow. The 2018 Ford F-150 has positioned itself to be the choice of many by incorporating features designed to cater to those who value work.

The 2018 F-150 has features that place it among the top of the list of pickups that are built tough. The military grade, aluminum-alloy body that comprise the bed and cab is stronger than the…

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Which Canyon Features Will You Choose?

Not only is the 2018 GMC Canyon a popular small pickup truck, there are three different packages to choose from to customize the appearance of your new vehicle. Take a look at the Nightfall Edition. Its bright colored trim is accented with the black body grille for a striking appearance. Coupled with a spray-on bed liner and black aluminum wheels, you can be ready for the road ahead.

The All Terrain package, on the other hand, is designed for drivers that want to take their Canyon off the road. This features a Z71 suspension system that’s designed from offroading…

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The Interior Features of the GMC Terrain

Here at Barnes Crossing Auto Group, we are excited about the new 2018 lineup of GMC Terrain models. The GMC Terrain is a popular small SUV with a lot inside to offer. Let's take a look at some of the key interior features.

Inside the stylish GMC SUV, you will find features such as soft-touch materials, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, leather-appointed front seats, electronic precision shift, and real aluminum trim. The 2018 Terrain comes with plenty of cargo space inside so that everyone can come along for the ride. 

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The Quality Design of the Mazda CX-9

The Mazda CX-9 is a well-regarded SUV noted for its reliability and design. The CX-9 is a three-row SUV designed to accommodate family and friends while transporting groceries and cargo at the same time.

When designing the Mazda CX-9, Mazda engineers used many models of the vehicle in order to come up with what worked best. Only the best materials are used in the CX-9. Mazda uses premium paint for standout color, and they use durable interior materials that provide the best comfort. 

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Looking Inside the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata

When you see the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata, you’ll be reminded of previous generations of this popular convertible roadster. But don’t let that deceive you, the Miata has been updated with new technologies that build on its legacy.

You have the option of selection from a six speed manual or automatic transmission. The manual has been redesigned to be smaller and lighter compared to previous generations, while maintaining its short-throw precision. If you choose to use the automatic, you can still control when the Miata shifts with the steering wheel mounted paddle shifters. 

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What Are Gaskets?

People in Tupelo, MS tend to value their automotive knowledge compared to average people in other places. Still, what is a gasket? Why is it the leading cause of the more seemingly mysterious engine failures? Our auto service professionals here to shed some light on this!

These objects are really just a special seal made of flexible steel and/or copper layers with a tough rubbery exterior. They keep fluids from mixing or leaking, and they keep air in or out of places. 

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How to Quickly and Safely Jump Start Another Car

Here are the steps to quickly and safely jump-start another car. Get the two cars as close to one another so the cables easily reach both batteries. Open the hood after the cars are both in park and turned off. Identify the positive and negative sides of each battery.

The red jumper cable goes to positive on the bad battery first, then do the same to the good battery. The black jumper cable goes to negative on the good battery first, then the other black cable to a bare metal surface on the car getting a jump. 

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Signs Your Brake Pedal Needs to be Repaired

You might want to consider having your vehicle serviced when you notice the brake pedal feels spongy. There should be a feeling of slight resistance when you press on it. Resistance indicates there’s enough pressure to force your car to stop.

If there’s a softness to the pedal, then you may have air in the lines. Air creates a blockage that keeps the fluid from moving through the lines as it should to force the caliper to press the pads and rotors together. 

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What Are the 2018 Mitsubishi Limited Edition Models

Limited Edition Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, Outlander Sport and Outlander Models Available

The 2018 year offers three special editions Mitsubishi SUVs. These vehicles come with their own sets of special features. These unique upgrades add style, comfort and convenience to your ride.

 

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What is Mitsubishi Connect?

Information and Comfort Available through Mitsubishi Connect

The Mitsubishi Connect system is an available feature on most Mitsubishi models. This is a downloadable app available on the Apple App Store or on Google Play. It is also accessible through an owner’s portable online. It offers both safeguard and remote services packages.

 

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