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The Importance Of Tire Pressure


What does your tire's pressure have to do with how well your car runs? Tires are a vital part of a working vehicle. Without them, you simply wouldn't get from point A to point B. So how do you check tire pressure and why is it so important to the upkeep of your tires?

Some newer makes of vehicles will have a tire pressure light that will come on when the pressure in your tires is low. Often times with older vehicles, you will have to judge this by yourself.

Whether your tires are underinflated or overinflated, you…
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Headlight Service in Cape Girardeau

Everybody prefers driving in the summer months. Not only do you get to drive with the windows down and enjoy the fresh air, but it is also a lot safer and easier to drive when the sun is out for a good majority of the day. Daylight saving time causes people to have to drive a lot more when it is dark out and this can be a challenge, especially if the weather is not cooperating. Here at Morlan Chrysler, our service technicians know a few tips and tricks for making your headlights function a lot better if you find…

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Are You Concerned About Battery Issues?

If you are discovering that as the days go on your vehicle is having more and more trouble firing up for you, then you may want to bring your vehicle in so we can take a look at it at our auto service station in Cape Girardeau, MO. Chances are you have a problem going on with your vehicle's battery and this is a quick problem to address.

Your battery could be drained by another part of your vehicle that you are unaware of. 

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Why You Should Use Windshield Wiper Fluid

A driver who has a clean windshield is one that is better prepared to drive safely since they will be able to navigate the roads and be on the look out for obstructions in the road that can lead to an accident. Windshield wiper fluid is more important then people give it credit for.

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The True Meaning of Horsepower

When shopping for a vehicle, you may have heard the term ‘horsepower’ referred to when talking about the power of a vehicle and the speed it produces. Horsepower, also known as hp, is a unit of measurement in the foot-pound-second category. This rating scale expresses the rate that energy is expended in a mechanical form.

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How Often Should You Be Changing Your Oil?

If your goal is to get the most miles out of your vehicle, regular oil changes are a necessity. Unfortunately, there are a number of misconceptions abound, when it comes to how frequently you should have an oil change done. Conventional wisdom suggests that you should change your oil every 3,000 miles, but in actuality, most modern vehicles can go much longer before an oil change is needed. In fact, most car owner manuals recommend changing engine oil every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.

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You Should Consider Winter Wiper Blades

With all the ice and snow that can build up on your windshield during the winter, it is important that your windshield wipers do their job well. If they perform poorly and leave streaks behind on the glass, then your visibility in the driver's seat will suffer, which is a safety hazard.

Luckily, switching to winter wiper blades is an easy way to prevent this from happening. These blades are designed with cold weather in mind. They are stronger than the blades cars typically have installed, which makes pushing snow out of the way an easy task for them…

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2015 Jeep Renegade Holds the Key to Adventure

Check out the all-new 2015 Jeep Renegade if you'd love to drive a crossover that's ready for your all of your summer adventures!

The Renegade has been universally praised for its rugged style, all-terrain capability and high-quality interior cabin.

As to be expected, the Renegade maintains the Jeep brand's legendary off-road ability, especially when drivers upgrade to the trail-ready Trailhawk trim.

Additionally, the Renegade features a first rate interior that belies the…

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Jeep Wrangler Earns Hottest 4-4 SUV SEMA Award

The recent buzz in the automotive world is revolving around the Specialty Equipment Marketing Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas this week, and our favorite brands under the FIAT Chrysler Automobiles umbrella all made a stellar appearance. One of them, the Jeep Wrangler, won a particular award for the fifth year in a row!

The award was the Hottest 4x4 SUV SEMA Award, and it was recognized as the most customized vehicle in the 4x4…

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