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What Performance Features Come With the Dodge Journey?

At Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM, one of our goals it to provide our consumers with details about the features that come with our models. The Dodge Journey is a popular mid-size SUV at our dealership because it offers a number of innovative features, which include capability features that enhance your driving experience.

The award-winning 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. The transmission features AutoStick and front-wheel drive for outstanding performance. This engine can get a highway driving range of more than 500 miles...

 

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How oversteer and understeer differ

We here at Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM know the importance of understanding your vehicle's performance and questions come up from time to time on the different vehicle terminology. While oversteer and understeer deal with your car's steering, the two differ in what they do.

Oversteer occurs more commonly on cars that have rear-wheel drive systems. When the rear end of your car loses its grip, it can slide out and cause your car to fishtail. To help address oversteer, you can loosen the suspension on your car or its downforce to help the rear end grip the…
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Used Cars vs. Certified Pre-Owned Cars

Buying a new car can be a massive purchase, especially if the vehicle is brand new. To save yourself a lot of money, consider a car that has already been owned by someone else—a used car or a certified pre-owned (CPO) vehicle. 

To better understand your options, learn what separates used vehicles from certified pre-owned. 

What Are CPO Vehicles?

What makes a vehicle CPO certified is the testing criteria outlined by the manufacturer to ensure the vehicle still meets or exceeds specific quality requirements. Some consumers like to buy CPO vehicles as it allows them to purchase with greater…

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2019 Truck of the Year

Earning the title of “Truck of the Year” is no easy task. To have this honor, a truck needs to demonstrate a high level of excellence in several areas, including versatility, interior design, exterior design, and functionality.

American families are diverse, and they need a truck that excels at everything from commuting to off-roading to hauling heavy loads – like the 2019 Ram 1500. Not only does the Ram…

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2019 SUV of the Year

The Jeep Wrangler is the 2019 Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) of the Year, according to MotorTrend magazine. Though it has been around for more than 70 years, this new model brings updated, fun, and exciting features to add to the strength and reliability you expect. From the more user-friendly top and sides to the windshield that folds down out of the way to a more intuitive interior, you…

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New Dodge Models for 2019 Feature Performance, Style and Comfort

New Dodge Models for 2019 Feature Performance, Style and Comfort

When you think of Dodge, the words “value,” “performance,” “style,” and “comfort” come to mind. The new Dodge models 2019 are no different. Integrating the latest in technology with the features you love most in your Dodge, there is an impressive lineup taking the stage this year – and you won’t be disappointed.


Charger

The 2019 Dodge Charger is a force to be reckoned with…

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What a Safety Recall Means to the Receiver

One of the things that often occur when it comes to a recall letter is some kind of fear that comes with it. Fortunately, there is some good news about the recall letter when you get it. Therefore, you do not need to panic if you happen to get a recall letter for your vehicle.

One thing that you need to know about the recall letter is that receiving one does not mean that you are in any immediate danger. However, the recall letter has been issued because of a discovery of a defect that falls out of the federal…

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Ram 1500: Reviews, Top Features, and Why You Should Buy It

According to US News, the 2019 Ram 1500 ranked number 1 in Full-Size Pickup Trucks. It also scored an Interior Rating of 9.2, a Safety Rating of 9.1, and a Critics’ Rating of 9.3 for an overall rating of 9.2. On Edmunds, the 1500 has received a score of 9.5 in Utility, 9.5 in Audio & Navigation, a 9.5 in Smartphone Integration, and a Comfort Rating of 8.5
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Which Chrysler Minivan Has Stow and Go Seating?


If you are in the market for a minivan, chances are you are looking for a perfect combination of passenger seating and storage capacity. Minivans, in general, provide more space than the average car or SUV when it comes to storage capacity. However, their ability to haul seven to eight passengers–plus special features such as sliding doors–make them the top pick for families everywhere.

When you are running down your checklist for summer car care, consider the advantages when you maximize your space with a minivan.

What Is Stow and Go Seating?

Although a typical minivan or SUV…

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