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Explore What a Transfer Case Is

If you have an all-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle, you have a transfer case under the hood. It is responsible for transferring the power from the transmission to the various axles by utilizing driveshafts. If your transfer case is failing, there are several signs to look for, including grinding noises, difficulty shifting gears, and even jumping in and out of four-wheel drive.

At Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach, we have professionals within our service center to help you with a problematic transfer case. We can look at what's going on and diagnose the problem...

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How Long Do Brake Pads Last?

Worn brake pads need to be replaced as soon as possible. Failure to do so in a timely manner could result in scored rotors or caliper issues. The frequency at which brake pads need to be replaced depends on a number of factors such as the type of vehicle a person has.

A person's driving habits may also play a role in determining when brake pads should be replaced. As a general rule, they should be checked any time a vehicle is brought in for service. The typical useful life of a brake pad is about 70,000 miles…

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Is it Best to Use Dealership Parts for Replacement in Your Vehicle

When it comes to buying parts for your vehicle the question comes up about where to purchase them. Many people like to brag about how inexpensive they were able to find parts by going to a discount auto store or buying them online.

But if that were the case that these sources are so much cheaper than dealership parts, one wonders why the manufacturers just don't just use discount junk parts on new cars since they are so much cheaper. The real story, however, revolves around a much more important aspect than price. Factory approved parts are what came…

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Let Our Staff Guide You to the Ideal Horsepower

Anyone selling machinery in Delray Beach, FL talks about how much “horsepower" the item carries. The word represents power and the strength to move heavy loads. Horsepower moves from motorcycles to big trucks, the more horsepower, the better. One horsepower provides 746 watts of power.

Now, everyone wants to own more horsepower. Advertisers want to describe it. Yet, what is the force that causes automobiles to sprint at breakneck speeds, and to move tons of steel? James Wyatt turned this famous word into an industry phrase.

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Watch for Dashboard Warning Lights

When you get a new car, you probably aren't thinking about the maintenance that will need to be done to keep it running smoothly. Although servicing your vehicle can be timely and costly sometimes, it is very important. One easy way to tell when your vehicle needs servicing is when a dashboard warning light comes on.

It is very important to not ignore these lights. The longer they are left unfixed, the more damage they can cause to your vehicle. For example, your car needs oil to lubricate the moving parts under the hood. When the oil light comes…

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Why You Should Care About Total Cost of Ownership

The total cost of ownership is a powerful tool our finance department utilizes. We want every single customer who walks into our dealership to understand their total cost. That's because it's important to meet your monthly budget. We're here to help at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach.

The total cost of ownership extends beyond just your monthly payment. Our finance department will calculate the payment for you. Our financial experts will also add in other important factors. This gives you a more accurate picture of your costs to own the vehicle.

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How To Check A Car's Tire Condition

Checking tire treads may seem to be a small matter, but they play a huge role in helping a car to maintain its course on the road when the conditions are wet. When applying brakes, treads ensure that the car does not slide on the road as they retain traction.

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Tips for Cleaning Pet Hair from Your Car

You just came home from your vacation, and whether you’ve traveled up the coast or ventured to visit with family to celebrate the holidays, you deserve a break. You had a wonderful time because you brought your pet along for the ride. It’s simply not living to the fullest if you don’t have your best bud with you! But you open the back of your Mazda SUV to let him out, and he has shed fur all over your seats! Most people would begin to stress then, but we're here to relieve you.

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Come to Us for the Mazda Service You Deserve

You are looking for someone who will treat your car as if it were their own and be careful in the way that they service it. When you stop by Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach, we will make sure that we treat your car right.

  • Choose our services and know that we want the best for your car.
  • Choose our services and know that we have the training needed to give you quality services.
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