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Enjoy Power and Capability in the Ram 1500

The Ram 1500 is one of the most popular light-duty pickup trucks on the road, and for good reason. The Ram is powerful enough to tow heavy loads without sacrificing gas mileage during your Kahului, HI excursions.

The Ram 1500 is available with three engine options. The 3.6L engine delivers 305 horsepower while getting 17 city miles-per-gallon and 25 highway miles-per-gallon. If you need even more power, the 5.7L V8 hemi delivers 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. 

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Performance and Luxury: the Chrysler 300

The Chrysler 300 continues to be a popular full-size luxury sedan. What features keep bringing customers back to this sedan? The 5.7L Hemi V8 engine available for the 300 was rated best-in-class for power. When you don’t need the 363 horsepower power, sensors will detect this and turn off four of the eight cylinders. This helps you to increase fuel efficiency and have the power available when you need it.

Safety and performance shouldn’t be a compromise. The AWD system in the Chrysler 300 features electronic stability control, an axle disconnect function, and other features. 

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2018 Dodge Durango: Loaded With Performance Features

The Dodge Durango has been a fan favorite for years. And with the styling cues that it has always had along with the safety and reliability that Dodge always builds into all of their vehicles, it is not hard to see why that is.

For the 2018 model year, Dodge has really outdone themselves with the Durango model range's performance features. Drivers of the all new Durango will enjoy such features as:

  • An available 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine
  • An available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine
  • An available 6.4L HEMI engine 
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Do You Know the Signs of Worn Tires?

Did you know that the thickness of the tread on your tires is related to the tire pressure? Under-inflated tires get extra wear, causing the tread to thin faster than expected. If your tires are over-inflated, they only touch the road on a thin strip across the center of the tire. This reduces control and causes uneven wear.

Uneven treads make it more difficult for you to drive on uneven surfaces and for your tires to grip wet or slippery roads. 

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What are the Signs of a Failing Transfer Case?

If you drive four-wheel drive vehicles, you know how useful this feature can be. On part-time four-wheel drive cars, a device called a transfer case makes this possible. A transfer case is a torque-transfer device that mounts either close to or on your main transmission housing. When the transfer case is set to off, all of the power from your vehicle's motor goes to either both front or both rear wheels. When the transfer case is in the on position, part of the engine power is diverted to each individual wheel.

 

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Belts and Hoses: Small Repairs, Big Headaches

A modern car engine is a complex and highly-engineered piece of machinery. For most of us, our maintenance knowledge extends to getting the oil changed when necessary. However, there is much more to regular vehicle service than oil, and that includes belts and hoses.

At Jim Falk Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram here in Kahului, HI, we can take a look at your vehicle and see if it’s time to make the necessary repairs or replacements. Belts and hoses are the lifelines between most of your vehicle’s complex systems. 

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Ram 1500 Big Horn: Harness Its Power

The 2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn comes engineered to impress with an available 5.7L HEMI V8 engine that overpowers the competition with ease. The engine provides just the right amount of power when needed with a quiet cabin. It offers the most towing options with a max load of 10,620 LBS, so you can get the job done.

Since one size doesn't fit all, Ram offers different cab sizes including regular, crew and dual which can accommodate up to six passengers. 

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Why It Is Important To Keep Your Gas Tank Full

It is that time of year again, the winter holiday season is upon us and many people will be visiting friends and family. With so many things on their minds, many people overlook one simple way to keep their automobiles running during the winter season, keeping their gas tank full. While you may be busy here are some reasons to make sure you keep your gas tank full during winter weather:

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Don’t Use Water Instead of Windshield Wiper Fluid

Have you ever tried to wash dishes without dish soap? Stains and bits of food would be much harder to get off without dish soap. You wouldn't ever skip out on using dish soap when cleaning the dishes, so why skip out on using windshield wiper fluid when cleaning your windshield?

If you have heard that water is a good replacement for windshield wiper fluid, you should do some research. Water is actually not a good replacement. Unlike water, windshield wiper fluid is designed to withstand low temperatures and not freeze. 

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