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How to Replace a Mazda Timing Belt

Every car uses either a timing chain or a timing belt. The belt is quieter than a chain so many newer vehicles are switching to a belt. A disadvantage to this is that timing belts will need to be replaced approximately … Continue reading

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How to Decode the Vehicle Identification Number on a Mazda

Every vehicle has a unique VIN or vehicle identification number comprised of seventeen digits. The International Organization for Standardization began this method of identifying vehicles in 1980. This ensures that the vehicle being purchased is accurately represented including all features. The VIN … Continue reading

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The Pros & Cons of Leather Seats

Buying a pre-owned vehicle comes down to much more than year, make, and model these days.  You can make some selections regarding color, accessories, and options… including interior options. Interior Options for Pre-Owned Vehicle Shoppers You have most probably heard many differing … Continue reading

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How to Stop a Car without Brakes

You are driving along and all seems well. A traffic light has turned to amber up ahead so you start to apply the brakes. Nothing happens. Pushing harder on the pedal does not help the situation. Don’t panic. There are … Continue reading

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