Driving on Winter Tires Year Round

The ice and snow can make it a lot harder for you to drive. That is why many people use winter tires. However, if you decide to use these tires, then it is a good idea for you to change them out when the weather gets warm. It tends to rain a lot more during the summer months. It can be harder for you to drive over wet asphalt. Your tires will also start to wear out quickly.

It can be dangerous for you to drive on winter tires in the summer. The winter tires tend to steer more slowly…

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Battery Service Basics

In many cases, you won’t know that your battery has problems until it fails. Sure, the battery malfunction indicator light may give you heads up, but it’s always good to be educated on how to properly service the battery. Tips For Servicing The Battery

If your battery dies and the car fails to start, the first thing you need to do is attempt to jump start the car. Because the alternator charges the battery when the car is running, you might fix the problem by driving. If the car fails to start again, check the terminals for corrosion…

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Mazda CX-30: A Modern Powerhouse of Performance

Sleek, bold, and sure to draw attention on any Reading road, the Mazda CX-30 is a powerhouse of design, efficiency, and performance. It is this combination that makes the 2020 Mazda CX-30 an increasingly popular SUV at Piazza Mazda of Reading. To add to its appeal, the Mazda CX-30 introduces numerous performance features that simply outshine the competition.

Responsiveness and Power Like Never Before

A number of features contribute to the Mazda CX-30’s exceptional responsiveness. 

 

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Detailing Your Pet-Friendly Vehicle!

There is nothing like taking your pet on a road trip, but the mess left behind may mean that you need to detail your vehicle! At Piazza Mazda of Reading, we love giving the community tips on the best way to detail a car. Consider these detailing tips the next time you take your pet for a ride!

When your pet is going to get in your vehicle, try brushing them first. A brushing beforehand may limit the hair in your car. You can also throw a blanket down on the carpet and seating so that it is protected from…

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Tips to Increase Your Fuel Efficiency Numbers

If you're concerned that too much money is being spent on gas when you fill up, there are some ways that you can increase the overall efficiency of your vehicle. Piazza Mazda of Reading has some tried and true tips that we would love to share with you.

A lot of people are carrying around extra cargo that they just don't need to have in their vehicle at all times. Clean out your trunk and backseat to get rid of that extra weight.

Invest in a better quality of fuel. It might seem silly to do that, but…

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Find Out What Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors Can Do for You

Few things are more frustrating than being tailed by a car that has its bright lights on. Even after this vehicle has turned off, the resulting blind spot can remain for quite a few seconds. At Piazza Mazda of Reading, we want drivers to discover the benefits of auto-dimming mirrors and to learn more about how this technology works.

Auto-Dimming Mirrors Are Designed To Detect Excessively Bright Lights

When driving early in the morning or at night, seeing a car's headlights behind you is important.

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How to Recharge a Drained Car Battery

If you maintain your car battery, it will less likely fail when you're running errands. The best way to prevent a battery-related breakdown is by keeping your battery charged.

To charge a battery, you'll need to locate its negative and positive terminals. Next, grab the charging cables and connect each one to the proper terminal while the charger is off. To transfer power to the battery, find the charger's power panel and set the charge rate to the slowest setting. If your charger has a timer, the battery will never overcharge.

 

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Mazda CX-30 Powerful Performance

Are you looking for a new and stylish vehicle that performs at top tier levels? If so, the Mazda CX-30 is the perfect vehicle for you. Here at Piazza Mazda of Reading, we have plenty of CX-30s to look at.

The Mazda is equipped with a Skyactiv-G 2.5L engine and an impressive 186 lb-ft of torque. This allows the car to driver smooth and perform efficiently. This car has programmed technology that allows you to drive in inclement weather such as heavy rain, snow, and even ice. This technology helps the driver build confidence because you won't have…

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All About Automotive Gaskets

Automotive gaskets are one of the smaller parts in your vehicle, but they serve a critical function in keeping the engine and mechanical parts working properly. They work as a buffer between two surfaces in your engine and provide cushion between them while preventing any lubricant or fluid from leaking out. The adjoining parts are usually attached by bolts.

There are a variety of different types of automotive gaskets, such as differential gaskets, cooling system gaskets, engine gaskets, fuel supply gaskets and transmission gaskets. More than 100 different 

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Replacing a Flat Tire

If Murphy's Law was ever going to strike while you are driving, it would hit your tires first. This is the one area of your vehicle that you probably forget about until a problem occurs. A flat tire can really put a wrinkle in your day, but here are some tips to keep in mind in mind as you replace it.

Perhaps the most important thing that you can do once you discover a flat tire is to pull over to a safe location. A parking lot that is pretty empty is the best spot, but if you must…

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