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Safety Tips for Drivers and Bicyclists

Both drivers and bicyclists have an obligation to remain safe while on the road. They should both stop at stoplights and look before changing lanes to make sure that it is safe to do so. Furthermore, drivers and bicyclists should make sure that their focus is on the road as opposed to any other distractions.

Cars should remain at least three feet from bicyclists at all times if possible. While driving in the vicinity of someone on a bike, be sure to go at or below the posted speed limit. Ideally, you won't drive at speeds higher than a…

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Winter and Your Vehicle Battery

Extreme temperature changes can affect the life of your car's battery. It's vital as the seasons change to test your battery yourself or have a professional test it for you. Harsh winter weather drains your battery daily.

When winter temperatures begin to affect your car, it will affect everything including motor oil. When motor oil gets thicker, the battery has to work harder to turn your engine over. The harder it works, the less amperage it maintains. Over time, the battery simply weakens to a point it can't maintain the power to turn an engine. 

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See the Safety Features Behind the Mazda CX-3

We here at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach understand how important it is to find a vehicle with the safety features needed to give you peace of mind. Introducing the new Mazda CX-3, this popular subcompact crossover is engineered with safety in mind.

The Smart Brake system utilizes radar and cameras to detect the vehicles ahead of you in traffic. When you get too close, the system will give you audio and visual warnings and can even activate the brakes automatically when needed. 

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Experience the Exciting New Mazda MX-5 Miata

The 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata makes a powerful impact in the class of affordable sports cars. The vehicle is continuously ranked in all major automobile publications as the a great automobile to drive. It boast extreme power without having a huge engine. The car clocked 5.8 seconds in the 0 to 60 miles per hour test. It weighs in at a very light weight of 2500 curb pounds while maintaining a 155 horsepower engine.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata has a unique combination of power and handling due to its lightweight. Driver's experience a different kind of feel when…

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Advanced Tech in the Mazda CX-9

SKYACTIV® technology improves the drive in the Mazda CX-9. It squeezes every drop of mileage from the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-cylinder so you get up to 28 MPG on the highway while experiencing up to 250 horsepower and 310 lb.-ft. of torque. It also relies on G-Vectoring Control to optimize load control so you can steer more precisely.

For safety, available i-ACTIVSENSE® adds innovations to give you a sixth sense for avoiding accidents. They include Mazda Radar Cruise Control that puts you at a safe distance from the vehicle in front and automatically speeds you…

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Mazda6: Wheel Control and Braking Safety

The Mazda6 comes equipped with control and safety features for all driving conditions. Whether you drive in the busy city or through ever changing weather conditions, Mazda has incorporated platforms, sensors, and technology to help get you to your destination safely.

Braking is one of the most important safety features in a car. If you have ever had to stop suddenly, you know how important having a fast responding vehicle is. Mazda uses the Smart City Brake Support. The system works in correlation with front sensors. If a car or object is becoming too close to the Mazda...
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What is the Difference Between a Powertrain and Bumper-to-bumper Warranty?

Before you purchase your next new vehicle, you should know all of the facts to stay informed. That’s why our team here at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach want to take the time to go over the difference and benefits of both warranties.

Powertrain warranties generally cover your engine, transmission, and other parts of the propulsion system. Depending on the powertrain warranty, it can also cover components like the driveshaft as well. Bumper-to-bumper warranties, on the other hand, cover a wide range of systems such as the electronics, audio, suspension, and more.

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Simple and Safe Way to Change the Flat Tire on Your Car

The most important thing to remember when you get a flat is to move the car on the rim to a safe spot off the roadway. The vehicle should be in park and emergency brake engaged before working on the car.

Loosen the lugs slightly on the flat tire, then it is safe to jack the car high enough to loosen them the rest of the way. Remove the flat tire, and place the spare tire in its place. Tighten the lugs only enough to secure the tire to the brake rotor. Lower the jack slowly, then tighten the lugs…

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Should You Choose Summer or All-Season Tires This Season?

Everyone knows that you should have tires that are the correct size and have the correct ratings for your specific vehicle. However, you may not know that there are specific tires that are designed to be used in certain weather and road conditions, depending on the climate where you live.

Summer tires are meant to perform best in hot and rainy conditions. These tires are made of compounds that will retain their shape in the heat. They also have a shallower tread with solid ribs that are continuous, for a better grip on the road. All-season tires are meant to…

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What Will You Listen to in the Mazda CX-3?

The Mazda CX-3 is a subcompact crossover SUV that's connected to hundreds of music channels. You could listen to your favorite tunes on seven speakers that are designed by Bose.

All of the entertainment options in this family-friendly car are accessible through the signature Mazda Connect infotainment system. With a touch of a button or turn of an electronic dial, you could browse an array of stations on SiriusXM Satellite Radio and HD Radio. This high-tech vehicle also lets you stream internet broadcasts on Aha, Pandora and Stitcher Radio.

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