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All-New Ram 1500 Impressive Durability Features

Still in the market for a dependable light-duty pick-up truck? You might want to take a closer look at all the buzz surrounding the durability features of the all-new Ram 1500.

You will not have any difficulties hauling tons of debris in your Ram 1500 bed or towing your trailer. The truck makes use of super strong and durable 50,000 psi steel and ultra-tough cross member design to create incredible frame strength. 

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Dodge Durango Interior Features

With new materials inside and an all high-tech console, the 2018 Dodge Durango is a delight to drive, especially when you are turning heads. The design of the Durango has become iconic, and now the interior is just as amazing as the outside. However, it's also spacious. The Durango's first rows of seats give you lots of leg room as well.

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Chrysler Pacifica Interior Features

The all new Chrysler Pacifica is beating out every other competitor in the minivan market. From better seating configurations to voice command recognition, Chrysler set out to create one of the best family vehicles for the next generation, and it has done so. The standard features in the Pacifica now include power second-row windows, proximity key, six-spear surround sound, and an infotainment system called Uconnect. 

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Signs Your Exhaust Is Leaking

Dealing with unforeseen repairs on your vehicle can be stressful. Of course, they never occur at a convenient time like when you are already pulling into our lot for a routine oil change. We try to make repairs easy for you to get done and if you suspect there is an issue with something like your exhaust, simply give our service center here at Gilberts of Sand Creek 

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What Your Brake Pedal Can Tell You About Your Brake System

Have you noticed that your brake pedal feels soft or spongy? This is a sign that part of your brake system isn’t working properly. Having a working brake system is crucial for getting to your destination safely.

Normally, the brake line is filled with brake fluid that causes the brakes to squeeze when you press the pedal. 

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Your Suspension Is More Important Than You Think

Driving on rough roads is never fun. But without your vehicle's suspension, every time you hit the road will feel like this. That is why we here at Gilberts of Sand Creek in Sand Creek, WI want to ensure that you know all about your vehicle's suspension.

The suspension and its associated components act as a type of shock absorber so that you and your passengers have a smoother ride. 

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Don't Forget About the Importance of Your Car Differential

One of the most overlooked mechanisms on an automobile are the vehicle's driving differential. But why are they so important to the functionality of your car?

A car's differential is tasked with handling the distribution of torque to each of the wheels. As the engine delivers power to the transmission, driveshaft, and rear axiles, the wheels move at the designated speed that allows for the car to properly execute turns without the tires falling off. 

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Battery Care Made Easy

Lately, you’ve noticed that your vehicle is taking a bit longer to start, the interior and exterior lights seem dimmer, and powered accessories are taking more time to work. Any of those problems could be the result of a weakening battery.

Car batteries don’t last forever. They typically last between 3-5 years, depending on how often they are used. 

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The Benefits of Proper Wheel Alignment

Today's roads can be rough. Between curbs, potholes, and everyday driving, it's quite possible that you need a wheel alignment. At the least, your car's alignment should be checked every 12 months or 12,000 miles, whichever comes first.

When a vehicle is out of alignment, it may exhibit certain warning signs. These include:

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