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Horsepower 101 for Fremont Commuters

The term horsepower was adopted in the late eighteenth century. It was coined by a Scottish engineer by the name of James Watt. Watt had developed a new type of steam engine that was far superior to similar products already on the market. Watt wanted to sell his engines to coal mine owners who used horses to do their labor. These potential customers had also had bad experiences with other steam engines and weren't ready to test another model.

Watt decided that he had to accurately compare the output of the steam engines with the power of the draft…

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Take Your Next Auto Service Appointment to the Modern Era

Online purchases are in high demand. They are convenient. They help consumers enjoy browsing items they want to purchase from home. Now you can schedule auto service at home, right from the computer! Scheduling a service appointment has never been easier with our dealership.

Our new online service scheduler makes it a simple process. You can schedule your own appointment within the time frame that fits best. We don't want you to stress about scheduling a service appointment. Maintenance should always be a priority for every vehicle owner. 

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When Should You be Changing Your Vehicle's Oil?

Technology has brought about many different advancements over the years. Some of those advancements are ones that directly affect the longevity of engine oil and how often oil needs to be changed in newer vehicles. If you have a vehicle that was manufactured in the last 20 years, chances are the oil only needs to be changed every 5,000-10,000 miles.

Oil chemistry and technology used to build vehicle engines is far more advanced than it was 20 years ago allowing for longer periods between oil changes. There are a few things however that could require you to change…

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Understanding the Actual Difference Between All-Wheel-Drive and Four-Wheel-Drive

Sometimes people get the definitions of all-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive confused. It would seem to some that the items discussed are really just the same thing. That is not really the truth as we shall soon see. Although both processes do supply power to the four wheels of a vehicle for the purposes of giving more traction when driving, that is where any similarity ends.

Four-wheel-drive gets its mojo from a split differential and a lowered gear ratio. It is prominently found in pickup trucks and off-road, oversized SUVs.

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Don't Let Your Tires Wear Down Too Far

Of all of the varying parts of your vehicle, one of the most important is the tires. They make contact with the road, and give you the traction and support you need to travel over the different terrains and varying weather conditions.

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Don't Let Your Tires Wear Down Too Far

Of all of the varying parts of your vehicle, one of the most important is the tires. They make contact with the road, and give you the traction and support you need to travel over the different terrains and varying weather conditions.

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Pack Smart to Avoid Stress When Traveling With a Pet

Traveling with pets can be fun, but it can also be stressful if you are not prepared. You want your furry friend to be comfortable like the rest of the family, so it can be helpful to make a list of the things that you need to bring. Be sure to pack not only plenty of food and water, but dishes, favorite toys/blanket, and even puppy pads for unintentional accidents on the road. Even if you make the time to take plenty of bathroom breaks, accidents still happen sometimes.

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The Chrysler Pacifica Minivan… Control, Comfort and Entertainment All in One

The Chrysler Pacifica is now available for Fremont, NE drivers! The Chrysler minivan offers exceptional state-of-the-art features for everyone, and whether you’re an individual or someone with a large family, you will love this minivan’s Uconnect entertainment system!

What Features Does Uconnect Provide?

The new Uconnect system comes installed in the Chrysler Pacifica and provides many different features for anyone to enjoy. Don’t be surprised if your passengers don’t want the trip to end!

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Be a Conscientious Driver this Halloween

You have a goal of always being safe in the driving that you do, and you need to be careful to make sure that you are safe as you drive around this Halloween. There are some things that you can do to look out for others as you drive, and our team at Gene Steffy Chrysler Jeep Dodge recommends the following:

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