Archive for January, 2016

Mazda Named 2015 Automotive Brand of the Year for Popular Ads

Thursday, January 28th, 2016
Mazda's Driving Matters commercial campaign was a highlight for advertising in 2015.

Mazda’s Driving Matters commercial campaign was a highlight for advertising in 2015.

Best Car Commercials of 2015

Some of the most memorable commercials for TV viewers are car commercials. A particularly good car commercial will cause you to feel the emotion of driving the vehicle advertised. That’s something Mazda has always succeeded with, and now, Mazda is being named the 2015 Automotive Brand of the Year in the non-luxury category for its commercials.

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Here Are Some of the More Common Causes of a Broken Car Heater

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
Reasons Why Your Car Heater Won't Work

Your car’s heating system is a collection of different components, sometimes making it difficult to diagnose a problem.

Reasons Why Your Car Heater Won’t Work

During the colder months of the year, nobody wants their car’s heat to stop working. Unfortunately, it does happen. There may be many reasons why your car heater won’t work, and that is why we generally recommend you schedule an appointment with a qualified service technician. If you’d like to look into the problem yourself, however, we can help.

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Updating Your Mazda Navigation Maps Helps You Get the Most Accurate GPS Guidance on the Road

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
How to Update Mazda Navigation Maps

Be sure to check for Mazda navigation system updates frequently for accurate GPS data.

How to Update Mazda Navigation Maps

If your Mazda comes with a navigation system, you likely know just how useful it can be when traveling in unknown areas or when taking a road trip. But roads change from time to time, and in order to ensure your Mazda GPS system remains accurate, we’re going to explain to you how to update the Mazda navigation maps.

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The 2016 CX-5’s i-ACTIVSENSE Package Offers Advanced Safety and Assistance Features

Friday, January 22nd, 2016
What Comes With the Mazda CX-5 i-ACTIVSENSE Package

The safety features included in the i-ACTIVSENSE Package make your driving experience easier.

What Comes With the Mazda CX-5 i-ACTIVSENSE Package

There are many reasons drivers choose crossovers or SUVs over other models, but one of the key reasons is safety. When it comes to having an SUV to transport you and your family, nothing is more important than safety. Thankfully, the features that come with the 2016 Mazda CX-5 i-ACTIVSENSE Package are designed to give you the safety and peace of mind you need.

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Reasons Why Keeping Your Gas Tank Full Might Be a Good Idea

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
Should You Keep Your Gas Tank Half Full in Winter?

There are differing opinions out there about whether or not you should keep your fuel tank at least half full in the winter. We suggest doing so all the time.

Should You Keep Your Gas Tank Half Full in Winter?

Those who drive in extreme cold weather conditions, such as winters in the northern part of the US, have likely heard it said that you should never let your fuel tank run down near empty when it’s particularly cold out. Some say the tank should be at least half full, while others say 1/4 full. It just depends on the individual. But is this truly fact or is it a myth? Should you keep your gas tank half full in winter?

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See Our Picks for Memorable Dinner Options on 2016 Valentine’s Day in Bergen County NJ

Friday, January 15th, 2016
Now that you've seen our picks for some great restaurant options on Valentine's Day this year, if you're someone who wants to avoid a night out at a restaurant, we do have one option you can consider. They're called personal or private chefs, and if you are able to find one available for your 2016 Valentine's Day evening, they can come to your home to cook you a romantic dinner.  Again, this list of places to eat for Valentine's Day 2016 in Bergen County NJ is only a small portion of the available restaurants out there that can make your evening memorable. Please share your own favorite restaurants in the comments below. Also, don't forget to contact each restaurant for the latest hours and to schedule a reservation ahead of time.

Always remember to make a reservation for your Valentine’s Day dinner well ahead of time.

Places to Eat for Valentine’s Day 2016 Bergen County NJ

One of the many things we love about northern New Jersey is that there is always something new to do and explore. Holidays are a great time for getting out and trying something new, and for Valentine’s Day, this is especially true for restaurants. So, with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve put together a list of places to eat for Valentine’s Day 2016 in Bergen County NJ.

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Fulfill Those Get-Healthy New Year’s Resolutions With Bergen County NJ Fitness Options

Thursday, January 7th, 2016
Places to Work Out Bergen County NJ

Finding a comfortable place to work out is the first step in fulfilling those new year’s resolutions designed to get fit.

Places to Work Out Bergen County NJ

So you’re probably wondering, why is a Mazda dealership helping me find places to work out? Well, the new year is in full swing, and we know plenty of our customers are setting new year’s resolutions to start 2016 happy and healthy. Therefore, we figured, why not compile a list of some of our picks for places to work out in Bergen County NJ? Take a look below and feel free to share your own workout spots in the comments.

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Mazda SKYACTIV Engine Benefits Compared to Diesel

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
Alternative to Diesel Engines

For those mostly concerned about fuel economy when buying a new car, Mazda SKYACTIV engines could be a possible alternative to diesel engine options.

Alternative to Diesel Engines

We’ve talked in the past about the advantages to Mazda’s diesel engine, currently unavailable in the US. But considering the recent controversy over VW diesel engines and some other potential factors, we understand that some drivers out there may now prefer to consider an alternative to diesel engines. The problem is, an electric or hybrid model isn’t for everyone, so what options do you have?

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Learn How to Open Your Mazda Key to Replace a Dead Battery

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
How to Replace Mazda Key Fob Battery

Having your Mazda key battery replaced by a qualified service technician is best to avoid damaging your key.

How to Replace Mazda Key Fob Battery

Like any battery, the battery in your Mazda’s key fob could go dead, requiring a replacement. But how do you open up the Mazda key fob? Although it is recommended you work with certified technicians at an authorized Mazda dealer to avoid damaging your key fob, it is your car after all, and sometimes you’ll want to handle your own maintenance. That’s why we’re here to show you how to replace the Mazda key fob battery (current for the 2016 model year).

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How to Get Your Car Back When It Gets Towed

Monday, January 4th, 2016
What to Do If Your Car Gets Towed

Never risk parking in illegal parking zones, as it is unlawful and can cause you to incur hefty towing fees.

What to Do If Your Car Gets Towed

Often times in busy or crowded areas, available parking space is not easy to find. This leads many drivers to give into the temptation to park illegally or park past the time allotted on the parking space sign. Usually you will get nothing more than a ticket for these infractions, but in other cases, it could lead to your car getting towed. If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’re wondering what to do if your car gets towed, and we have some answers.

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