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The Importance of Regular Car Washes and Services

Washing your car doesn’t only make it look better; it also extends the life of your vehicle.

Regular car washes are extremely important to keep the body of the vehicle healthy. As you drive, your car picks up a lot of dust and dirt from the roads. This can chip your paint and reveal the metal underneath. When this happens, it exposes the body to moisture, and you end up with a lot of rust damage. The paint is there to protect your car from the outside elements...

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Getting the Ideal Gas Mileage for Your Car

When you purchase a new car, you will, of course, want to get the ideal mileage possible from it. Even driving a brand new car isn’t always a way to save money, as there are a few other ways you can extend the gas in your tank. New cars do tend to come with higher fuel economy ratings than vehicles that are older, but you can easily implement a few factors to get the most from your tank. Read on to learn how:

• If you are driving on a highway or long stretch of road, use your cruise control…

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Should Tires Be Rotated or Replaced?

If the tires of your vehicle are worn too much on one side, this could possibly mean that here is a problem with the alignment of your vehicle. Your automobile's tires continually endure a lot as you cruise along wearing down the treads. Located in the owner’s manual for your specific vehicle, there will be specific recommendations for rotating the tires. Following them will increase the life of the tires. As you allow your car's tires to wear unevenly, other issues occur with alignment, steering, or suspension...

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How Do I Know My Brakes Need to Be Serviced?

Automobiles can last a very long time and by making sure your brakes get serviced regularly will help get your vehicle the most use possible. There are a few significant indicative signs that your brakes are in need of an inspection. These include:

Excess pressure gets applied to the pedal.

Scraping noises when braking.

Squealing noises when the brakes are applied.

Vibration when braking.

Drifting of the vehicle during braking...

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Check Engine Light: Some Useful Information On Why It Might Be Coming On

Cars and SUVs have been engineered to be much safer and more reliable than they have in the past. While vehicles are made of astonishing quality, it is still very important to get them maintained. During the process of maintaining any vehicle, you will want to pay notice if the check engine light is on. If the check engine light ever comes on, it will be very important to get this checked out by a trained technician at your earliest convenience. The check engine light can let you know a number of things such as there being a loose gas…

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Buying vs. Leasing a Mazda: What Will I Benefit from?

A lot of consumers need to make important decisions when looking to get a new car. When it comes to getting a new car, they will need to decide on how they plan to get it. The two most commonly available options of getting a new car are buying or leasing it. Consumers who are looking to limit their costs and use their new car at more affordable terms may want to look into leasing a new car. This allows them to take advantage of low monthly payments, free maintenance and also the ability to drive a new car on…

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It’s Hard to Curb Your Enthusiasm in a 2017 Mazda CX-9

When Mother Nature starts dropping winter storms like its hot, and the road salt is flying off the shelves like it’s going out of style, you’ll need a vehicle that has your back. If you happen to have a large family, or need a model with quite a bit of versatility, you might find the upscale and efficient Mazda CX-9 to be right up your alley.

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Let’s Talk Performance and the Mazda3



There is plenty of sweetness to discuss, especially regarding the 2017 Mazda3 Sedan, of which we currently have a huge selection of models in our inventory at John Kennedy Pottstown. Concerning the performance capabilities of the Mazda3, however, there are really two conversations to be had. One discussion pertains to the Mazda3 Sport and Touring trim levels, while the other talk is about the Grand Touring trim. The former two trims for the Mazda3 drive with 

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The All-New 2017 Mazda CX-5 is Refreshed and Ready to Impress

If you've had your eye on the latest and greatest Mazda models, then our team at John Kennedy Mazda has an exciting model on its way that should certainly pique your interest. The all-new Mazda CX-5 is built to the standards of a premium SUV, much like its Mazda CX-9 relative, and sold as one of the more visually stunning and powerful compact SUV models available. With plenty of curvy characteristics and a refreshed, leather-wrapped interior to take advantage of, this model is already impressing drivers before its launch!

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When the roads get slick, only winter tires can handle the freeze

 

While tire technology is smarter than it's ever been, your all-season tires still may not be your best defense against a blustery Pottstown winter--only winter tires are truly designed to withstand the road conditions and bitterly cold temperatures that we'll experience these next few months.

And if you haven't purchased or had your winter tires installed yet, there's still time. Schedule your appointment to get your summer or all-seasons switched over, or buy Mazda tires online to get prepared for the oncoming months.

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