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The Best Driving Roads in Tennessee

The Best Driving Roads in Tennessee

Looking to hit the road and explore Tennessee this summer? Why not take the scenic route and feast your eyes on some of the state’s most beautiful sights. If you ride along any of the following driving roads in Tennessee, you won’t be disappointed. Tail of the Dragon Tail of the Dragon, also known as Deals Gap, encompasses part of U.S. Route 129. It has 318 curves in just 11 miles, making for an exhilarating experience along the Tennessee and…

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Spring Car Care Tips

Spring Car Care Tips

As the temperature finally start to rise, it’s really east to get complacent and assume that you and your trusty ride are in the clear. However, taking care of your vehicle is every bit as important in the warm months as it is in the cold ones. Here are a few spring car care tips from the experts at Gossett Chrysler Dodge Jeep® Ram. Give it a good wash Debris, snow, and road salt can do a number on your…

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Top 5 Signs of Tire Wear

Top 5 Signs of Tire Wear

Tire maintenance is a simple and necessary step in keeping your vehicle safe and efficient. You should inspect the tires on your ride regularly to look for signs of tire wear. Sometimes, these may even help you spot a larger issue with your vehicle. Improper inflation To get the best efficiency and handling from your tires, you need to keep them inflated as recommended. Under or over inflation will cause them to wear unevenly. Low tread on the edges Having…

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Tips for Keeping Your Vehicle Clean

Tips for Keeping Your Vehicle Clean

We all aspire to keep our vehicles clean and tidy, but sometimes life gets in the way and makes it difficult to stay on top of all the washing, waxing, and vacuuming required to keep our rides looking like they just rolled out of the showroom. Fortunately, there are a few steps that you can take to better ensure that you keep your vehicle clean even when you’re busy.   Blow away pet fur Do you bring your dog with…

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Common Dashboard Indicator Lights Meanings

Common Dashboard Indicator Lights Meanings

We’ve all been there: a dashboard indicator light come on and we have no idea what it means. To make sure you’re prepared when one comes on, here’s a brief guide to common dashboard indicator lights and what they mean. Lit up engine light — Check Engine  This light warns you that your vehicle has detected something wrong with the engine. You will want to get this looked at by a professional as soon as possible.   Lit up battery…

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How to Get the Most from Your Car’s Air Conditioning

How to Get the Most from Your Car’s Air Conditioning

Some of the hottest days of summer are still to come here in Tennessee. This means that you want your vehicle’s air conditioning to be in prime working order. You also want to make sure you get the most from your car’s air conditioning in the most efficient manner possible way, which you can do with these handy tips. Don’t Pre-Cool:  While it might be tempting to turn on your car and let it cool down before you get it, it…

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Tips to Keep Your Car Clean

Tips to Keep Your Car Clean

Keeping your car clean inside and out can be a tough challenge, especially if you live a busy lifestyle. Fortunately, there are a few ways to keep your car clean that only take a few minutes a day but can have a huge impact. By following these suggestions, you can keep your interior looking nice all year long and never again need to opt for a spring-cleaning overhaul. Don’t Eat Inside The first step to keeping any car clean is…

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Quick Tips for Keeping Your Car Interior Clean

Quick Tips for Keeping Your Car Interior Clean

Keeping your car interior clean is no easy feat, especially if you have kids, pets, or spend a lot of time in the great outdoors. Lucky for you, our neat freaks here at Gossett CDJR have a few easy clean-up and maintenance tips to help your interior stay spiffy all year long. Use an inexpensive, small foam brush (usually 99 cents at an arts supply store) to pick up all the dust on your air vents. Regularly replace your cabin…

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Back to School Driving Tips

Back to School Driving Tips

The new school season is finally here, which means students of all ages will be out early in the morning and afternoon. That means you’d better be prepared for what the road holds in store for you. Check out these back to school driving tips from us here at Gossett CDJR Fiat of Memphis. Slow Down The most important step to avoiding an accident with another car or student is to slow down and keep an eye on your speed….

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What Does a Car’s Torque Mean?

What Does a Car’s Torque Mean?

What does a car’s torque mean? Most drivers know it has to do with power, but what does it actually mean? Whether you’re new to the automotive industry or just passing through in your search for a new car, torque is incredibly important when it comes to performance. Most drivers tend to focus on horsepower when it comes to acceleration, but torque plays a major role in just how fast a car can go. Here’s a quick breakdown of what…

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