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Tire Sizes: What You Need to Know

Your tires have a size to them. It's printed on the side of the tire in a special code of letters and numbers. The first letter is "P" which stands for passenger. The second letter, after the first slash, is "R" which is for radial construction. The first three-digit number is the width of the tire, measured in millimeters. The two-digit number after the slash is the aspect ratio and the one after that is the diameter of the wheel, measured in inches.

If you need tires in Derby, it's important to know the tire size to ensure…

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Choose a Better Filter for Your Vehicle

We all know someone who would benefit from a better personal filter, and while that can be difficult to fix, getting a better air filter for your vehicle isn't. At Northpoint Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we may not have personal filters in stock, but we certainly have air filters available to help improve your vehicle's performance throughout the Derby, VT area.

Cars use two common types of air filters to help clean the outside air. 

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Get the Proper Wiper Blades for the Season

Having the right tools for the job is important. It is also important to have the right wiper blades for the right season. If you use your summer wiper blades in the winter chances are that you will end up destroying them by the time the winter season is over. That's because they are just not designed to handle the harsh winter conditions.

Winter wiper blades are specifically designed to be used in the winter. They have an exterior shell that will prevent ice and snow from building up on them, and they are more flexible. They are also…

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Changing Your Oil Too Much Can Be a Bad Thing

How often should you change your car's engine oil? That may seem like a no-brainer question because most people were always taught that it should be changed every 3,000 miles. But it turns out that could be the wrong answer today. Over 20 years ago, vehicle engines weren't nearly as durable or efficient, and 3,000 miles usually was the right time for an oil change. But today oil changes are usually better done less frequently.

Unless your vehicle manual specifically says to change the oil every 3,000 miles, don't because if you don't…

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Drivers Have Several Options for Tire Traction in Bad Weather

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Driving in terrible weather conditions can be frightening. If you've ever felt your car skid or begin to lose traction while on snow and ice, you know how dangerous and terrifying that can be. Carrying some materials to aid in supplying traction could help, especially if you are stuck with spinning tires.

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We are Here to Change Your Fluids

If your vehicle needs servicing and may need to have any of its fluids changed, Northpoint Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is the place to come!

It is very important that you strive to keep the essential fluids of your vehicle in prime condition. This means that the oil should be changed at the suggested mileage, and it also means that the transmission fluid should be regularly changed.

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Lease End Moment of Truth: Where to Go From Here?

If it has been a few years since you signed your initial lease agreement with us, then it is time to think about something new now that your lease is going to be ending. This process can be overwhelming, but here at Northpoint Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram we want to help you make a decision that you will be happy with for the duration of your next lease.

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Say Hello to the Stylish, Substantive 2017 Chrysler 300

Are you hunting for a full-size sedan for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Northpoint Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram think you may well flip your lid for ours, the 2017 Chrysler 300.

What makes us say that?

CarGurus reviewer Nicole Wakelin has the answer; hear what she has to say in the clip below:

Terrifically appointed, the entry-level 300 Limited model is exquisite.

Standard equipment on this trim includes heated mirrors, a rearview camera, keyless entry and ignition, leather upholstery, heated power front seats, an 8.4-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto ...

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