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The Solid Build of the 2018 Ram 3500

The 2018 Ram 3500 is a popular heavy-duty pickup truck that's capable of helping you through any job. It has a solid build that's been strategically engineered to enhance your performance and towing capabilities.

Ram has designed a unique chassis frame that utilizes durable steel. The steel used has a rating of 50,000 PSI. It's hydroformed to create a solid shape with zero weld points. To add further support for the cabin and the cargo area, multiple steel rails are built into the design. The robust frame is complemented by the power of the engine. The…

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2 Safety Features of the Jeep Wrangler JK

The Jeep Wrangler JK is a popular compact SUV that has towing capabilities. It's a sturdy vehicle, made of high-strength steel. Two key safety features of the Jeep Wrangler are Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and trailer sway control.

Electronic Stability Control helps you maintain control of the compact SUV throughout any road conditions. It automatically brakes and decreases engine torque when needed to improve your safety. ESC also detects when wheel lift is a potential danger and adjusts the vehicle accordingly to help prevent a bad situation...

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Schedule a summer service appointment before you hit the road this season

The summer months are meant for adventuring, traveling and soaking up the sunshine we missed all winter long. No one has time to run into car trouble, which is why scheduling a service appointment with us here at Turpin Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is a great idea.

We proudly offer Dubuque, IA area drivers the chance to take advantage of our onsite service and repair center before hitting the road this season.

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Learn About These Impressive Durability Features That Come With the 2018 Ram 3500

If you are currently in the market for a heavy-duty pickup truck, you should check out the 2018 Ram 3500. The Ram 3500 is a superior heavy-duty pickup that offers numerous durability features. To learn more about the durability features that come equipped with the new model, we welcome you to read further.

The Ram 3500 comes with a 6.7-liter Cummins turbo diesel engine. This engine produces best-in-class oil change intervals, and it also has an impressive maximum towing capacity of 31,210. Furthermore, the Exclusive smart exhaust diesel engine brake also contributes to the truck's...

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The Jeep Renegade - A Stylish City-Friendly SUV

Many who go looking for a subcompact SUV end up buying a Jeep Renegade. The 2018 model is capable of taking you on adventures while looking great at the same time.

If you love the idea of riding around with the sun shining directly on you, you can opt for the My Sky® Removable Panel Sunroof. When the conditions are right, you can either retract or remove the panels completely to maximize fresh air in the cabin.

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Guide to Jump Starting Another Car

Drivers can expect years of performance with a properly maintained vehicle. Unfortunately, from time to time, it will be necessary to replace worn-out parts on your vehicle. The car battery is no exception to this guideline, but sometimes the car battery may be low from leaving the lights on for an extended period of time.

Please follow these safety guidelines to jump your car battery from another vehicle:

 

 

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Myths About Engine Oil

One of the most vital components of your vehicles continual and proper function is motor oil. Because it is so important, you will hear often and repeatedly always to make sure to change your oil at regular intervals. That being said, there are many myths about motor oil that are simply incorrect.

Many myths about motor oil seem logical. For instance, one myth is that you should have your motor oil changed every 3000 miles. This is false. Changing intervals vary depending on vehicle make, model, and specifications.

 

 

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Simple Guide to Prepare for Potential Roadside Emergencies


Nothing can help you more in a roadside emergency than being prepared. Hopefully, the following guide can keep you safer if your vehicle becomes disabled.

After the police have been called, stay in your vehicle and lock the doors. Don't assume anyone pulling over has the best intentions, speak to them through an opening in the window and let them know help is on the way.

Try to make the disabled vehicle as visible as possible by putting on all the lights and blinkers, and placing road flares up the road a ways.

If the car became disabled because…
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DIY Headlight Restoration Tips


You may not notice your headlights getting dimmer if the majority of your night driving is done under street lights. Then you drive into a rural area, and it becomes obvious that something has changed. It must be your headlights!

Given enough time, headlights dim from scratches and yellowing and can become cloudy. For the greatest visibility, headlights should be perfectly clear, but how can you return yours to their former glory?

Here are a few home remedies you may want to try in your quest for clearer headlights.
  • Toothpaste: Using a wet cloth, polish headlight lenses with...
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