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2018 Jeep Compass: Performance Capability That Goes Beyond Expectations

Keeping with its legacy of providing drivers with performance capability they want, Jeep has now surpassed expectations for an SUV! The capability of the 2018 Jeep Compass begins with a 2.4-liter Tigershark MultiAir 2 engine that provides amplified performance and efficiency. The maximum 180 horsepower and 175 pounds of torque will give you further engine output to optimize performance capability.

 

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Pick up Speed in the Jeep Grand Cherokee

When compared to other SUV vehicles, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is a unique option since it's equipped with next-level performance hardware. These engine components help the vehicle run quickly on the road. All of the mechanical components operate efficiently when this vehicle goes from zero to 60 miles per hour within 3.5 seconds, so the process of shifting and braking is never a hassle.

 

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RAM 2500 Powers Your Adventures

The new RAM 2500 is so much more than just a popular heavy-duty truck. It gives you the power of a 4WD truck without sacrificing comfort and style. Its many capabilities make it a truck popular with drivers of all ages and genders. Come check it out for yourself at Mountain Home Auto Ranch.

The RAM 2500 range’s gas engine gives you a payload of up to 3,900 pounds so you’ll be able to load the truck with almost anything and travel with confidence. The spring-based technology built into the suspension system will allow you to drive…

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When You See These Signs, Replace Your Tires

Driving on worn tires can be dangerous, especially in poor weather. Treads help tires maintain traction when roads are wet. Without deep enough treads, the tires cannot push ice and snow out of the way. Instead of maintaining firm contact with the road, your tires may slip and slide out of control.

You'll know that your tires need to be replaced when the tread becomes too shallow. Push the top of a penny into one of the tire's grooves. 

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Your Battery Needs Service: Are You Ready?

If the battery in your car, truck, or SUV has been performing kind of sluggishly lately, then you may want to get under the hood and check it out. The good news is that with a little maintenance, you may be able to bring it back to life and get some more use out of it.

First start by cleaning off the cables and posts. These are areas that can accumulate a corrosive build-up that will hinder performance. 

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Guide to Car Engines: What's a Timing Belt?

Many car owners wonder what that whining, chattering sound is in their car engine. Chances are it is a timing belt that has gone bad. Timing belts are integral to your car engine running correctly. This important piece keeps the crankshaft and camshaft turning at just the right velocity to make sure that your car engine works correctly.

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Are There Different Spare Tires?

No one wants to get a flat tire, but a puncture on the road may lead to one. With the right spare tire, a driver can be back on the road with little delay. Do not confuse a donut spare with a full-size one, though. The two are quite different.

A matching full-size spare really isn't different from the primary tires on the vehicle. It can serve as a reliable replacement. 

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Beat the Stress During Holiday Road Trips

It's hard to believe it, but the holidays are right around the corner. Unfortunately, that also means that all of the stress associated with holiday travel is to come with this wonderful season. One thing to keep in mind is that your care will need to be maintained for any long road trips. That’s where our team at Mountain Home Auto Ranch are here to help: we want to make sure that your car is well-maintained before heading out on the road.

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