Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

2018 Mazda6 interior shot of digital cockpit with Mazda Connect infotainment and sport i-activsense safety package

How Do I Use Apple CarPlay™ in my Mazda Vehicle?

Mazda Apple CarPlay™ Instruction Videos

One of the most commonly used and preferred vehicle technology features nowadays is Apple CarPlay™. Obviously used for iPhones, as referenced by the Apple tag moniker, there is also an equivalent for Android smartphones called Android Auto™. However, we’ll just be focusing just on Apple CarPlay™ today. We’re going to show you how to use Apple CarPlay™ in your Mazda vehicle.

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How to Keep Your Vehicle From Overheating in the Summer Sun

The weather is heating up and that means summer is almost here. One of the best parts of any summer is the road trip. There’s nothing like hitting the open road in the sunshine. But before you do any sort of long-distance driving, you should make sure to be prepared in case of emergencies. Engine overheating is one of the biggest risks when driving in the heat, so make sure you’re prepared to handle the situation. Keep reading to learn how to keep your vehicle’s engine from overheating and what to do in case it happens.

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Tips & Tricks: 10 Things to Check On Your Vehicle Ahead of a Summer Road Trip

Summer is just around the corner and that means that it’s time to get out and go on an adventure! There’s nothing better than hitting the open road with family or friends, but before you get in your vehicle and hit the open road, make sure you’ve checked to make sure your vehicle can handle the stress of all the extra driving. Keep reading to see our 10-item checklist for vehicle maintenance ahead of your summer road trip plans!

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car driving through snow at night

Driving Tips and Tricks: What To Do If Your Car Skids On Ice

January is almost halfway complete and the Winter season is in full effect. The roads are more dangerous this time of year thanks to the frequent inclement weather. While most New Jersey drivers know how to drive in hazardous Winter weather, it never hurts to review driving tips that could help keep you safe in the event of an emergency. Scroll down to read our tips to help correct your vehicle while it skids on ice.

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two cars driving during winter snow storm

Stay Safe With These Winter Weather Driving Tips

The Winter season is back, and that means that more than likely, inclement weather is just around the corner. Before you venture out into the harsh conditions of Bergen County in the Winter, take a look at our list of Winter driving tips to refresh your memory. Remember, too, the best Winter driving tip is to stay home, if you can, during severe weather. We know this list isn’t complete, but hopefully, there are enough ideas here to get you thinking and preparing for your own Winter driving.

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two vehicles driving in winter snow storm

Five Tips To Prepare Your Vehicle For Winter Weather

November is flying and by and that means Winter weather is just around the corner. While drivers in Bergen County may be ready for the challenges of Winter weather, your vehicle may not be! Harsh Winter conditions and extreme temperatures can be extremely hard on vehicles. We’ve put together a list of tips you can take to make sure your vehicle is ready to safely and effectively drive during the Winter months.

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Family-Friendly Public Swimming Pools in Bergen County

Where can we swim near Lodi NJ?

Family-Friendly Public Swimming Pools in Bergen County 

There is still plenty of summer left. Take the kids out to the pool before school starts and while the weather is still hot. There are many family-friendly public swimming pools in Bergen County and these are just some of our suggestions. Take a dip and cool off at one of these public pools near Lodi, New Jersey.  Read the rest of this entry >>