CAR CARE NEWS :: JULY 2015

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2015 Dodge Charger delivers power, muscle in 4-door sedan

New car

2015 Dodge Charger delivers power, muscle in 4-door sedan

Dodge wants to give you a gift for its 100 birthday. The Michigan automaker reimagined its hallmark Charger, creating a four-door muscle car with a V-8 engine and more than 400 horsepower.

Muscle cars are traditionally two-seaters, but Dodge had its eye on creating the quickest and most powerful sedan on the planet. 

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Download Mobile App for Access at your Fingertips

Download Mobile App for Access at your Fingertips

Now it’s even simpler to communicate directly with Elk Grove Dodge. A free mobile app gives customers the ability to make appointments, download mobile coupons and view inventory at their convenience.

“Our new mobile app is easy to use and navigate,” said Vince Bloom, general manager of Elk Grove Dodge. “It was designed to give customers up-to-date information at their fingertips.”

To download the mobile dealership app for Android, go to:

http://tinyurl.com/qc4qno7

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Seasonal service

Don't Let Smiles Turn to Frowns on Summer Road Trip

Don't Let Smiles Turn to Frowns on Summer Road Trip

No one wants their carefree summer road trip sidelined by a breakdown. Get out in front of any potential problems with a quick trip to your service advisor before the journey.

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Car care

Simple Steps to Bring Back Showroom Feel, Finish

Simple Steps to Bring Back Showroom Feel, Finish

Glide a few fingertips across your car’s paint. Does the finish still feel smooth and buttery, or bumpy as braille?

No worries. A little elbow grease--and a clay bar--can restore that showroom feel and shine.

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Accessories

Campers Once Again Join the Season's Timeless Melting Pot

Campers Once Again Join the Season's Timeless Melting Pot

Pack a cast iron pot for your family’s summer road trip and share a link with the pioneers who rumbled westward in the 1800s.

“Cooking with cast iron over a campfire is classic Americana,” said Laura Candler, social media coordinator for Lodge Cast Iron, a Tennessee-based cookware company.

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Seasonal driving

Classic Cars Take Center Stage at Summer Events

Classic Cars Take Center Stage at Summer Events

The glimmer of paint. The striking curves. The connection with true Americana.

Classic car rallies have it all, and summer is classic car rally season.

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Before you go

Remember These Tips for Safe Family Fun on Fourth

Remember These Tips for Safe Family Fun on Fourth

Traveling during the Fourth of July weekend or later in the month? The National Safety Council has some sobering facts for you.

More than 400 deaths and 49,000 injuries requiring medical attention are expected to occur on America’s roadways this Fourth of July holiday weekend.

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Camp Recipes To Satisfy Outdoor Hunger

Camp Recipes To Satisfy Outdoor Hunger

You’ve loaded the cast iron cookware, pot holders and necessary utensils into the trunk or bed of the pickup. The ingredients are chilling in the cooler.

All that’s missing is a meal plan.

Below are some ideas for a cast iron camp cookout from the folks at Lodge cast iron.

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