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Turn Heads While Driving the Mazda CX-9

As a three-row SUV, the Mazda CX-9 has plenty of cargo space as well as room for seven passengers. It's a popular choice among buyers who are looking for the extra room in addition to a vehicle that can perform well in a variety of conditions.

The CX-9 also has the looks to back up what it has under the hood. The Mazda company uses a "Soul of Motion" design philosophy while building its cars. The CX-9 has an athletic stance, with a streamlined body and a tapered roofline.

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Replacing a Headlight Bulb is a Relatively Quick Repair

As you’re driving through Schofield, WI, do you ever notice cars that only have one headlight working? Unfortunately, it is an often occurrence. When your car’s headlight bulb stops working, it’s important that it be replaced in a timely fashion. That’s because it becomes a safety issue, especially while driving at night. A driver needs two working headlights to have full visibility.
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Soft Brake Pedal Endangers You and Other Drivers

Conscientious drivers pay attention to feelings of firmness in the brake pedal that means they'll be able to stop the vehicle when necessary. As soon as the brake pedal begins to have a soft or spongy feeling, we recommend a service appointment at Fred Mueller Mazda in Schofield, WI to have your brake system inspected.

Several issues could be causing softness in the brake pedal, compromising your ability to make a quick and safe stop. 

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Why Would an Exhaust System Leak?

Why do exhaust systems leak? The exhaust system involves the manifold, catalytic converter, resonator, muffler, and the tailpipe. Turning the vehicle on and off over time causes contraction and expansion of the manifold gaskets. Small holes form from everyday wear and tear. Over time these little leaks grow.

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How to Know When an AWD Vehicle has a Problem in the Transfer Case

First, it’s important to know what the transfer case does. Depending on how your vehicle is configured, your transfer case is comprised of a chain or a set of gears. The ultimate purpose is the same with either configuration. It’s intended to evenly disperse speed so that all four tires contact the ground at the same time.

There are a few symptoms that your AWD vehicle will exhibit when it needs service. One of them is leaking oil. The seals become brittle and wear out with time – causing oil to leak. When the oil level gets too low…

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Pay Attention to Your Differential

If you are driving a high mileage vehicle, it's not only important that you know what a differential is, but be able to recognize the signs that it needs repair. Repairing your differential and replacing differential fluid are just some of the wide-ranging automotive services we offer at our service centerin Schofield, WI.

Your car's differential is the gearbox that makes it possible for your engine to turn the wheels properly. If you hear the gears grinding, hear a whistling noise or any rumbling or clunking sounds around the axle, don't hesitate to make an appointment…

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Preparing Your Vehicle for Winter

During the winter months, there are many things that people think about when it comes to winterizing their vehicle. Things such as changing their wiper blades to winter blades, filling their antifreeze up with winter blends and ensuring that their windshield wiper fluid is full are some of the things people do to winterize their car each year.

One thing that some people do not think about however is keeping their vehicles fuel tank topped off during winter months. One of the biggest benefits to keeping your fuel tank full during the winter is preventing your fuel lines from freezing…

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Settle Between All-Wheel and Four-Wheel Drive

When it's time for a new vehicle, Fred Mueller Mazda has some advice for you. If you've ever been stuck in snow, slid on ice, or, even hydroplaned, you may want to consider an all-wheel or four-wheel drive model. These features have become much more affordable and accessible in recent years. Some manufacturers even offer this as standard equipment to win over customers who may be sitting on the fence in their decision making.

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Getting Tires Tread Checked on a Regular Basis

While it might feel like you are saving money each month by not having the tires on your car inspected, in the end it is going to cost you more than you realize. Tire inspections can find issues that you might not even know about, leading to even worse problems ahead.

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