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Improving Your Credit Score to Get a Car Loan

There are many steps that you can take to improve your credit score. For instance, you could pay down your credit card debt or refinance a debt to lower your monthly payment. This will help to reduce your debt-to-income ratio, which is a key part of determining your credit score.

By refinancing a credit card balance into a personal loan, it could improve your credit mix. To ensure that your credit score stays where you want it to, be sure to make payments on time.  

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The Temperatures Outside & Your Battery

Your car’s battery can be affected considerably by the temperatures outside. If it gets really hot or really cold, your battery might not function properly. It may also require you to get a new one.

Hot temperatures are even hotter under the hood. If the battery gets too hot, the battery fluid may evaporate or the charging system could malfunction, causing the system to overheat. You may even find that the lead plates inside the battery will corrode.

As for cold weather, it will increase the load and reduce the recharge rate.  

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What is Skyactiv Technology?

Want to know more about Mazda's Skyactiv Technology? Look no further than our website! 

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Mazda's latest SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY innovation does something pretty amazing: basically, it turns wasted energy into driving enjoyment. The i-ELOOP regenerative braking system recycles kinetic energy to help power your car's electronics. The result: around 5% better fuel economy, and it frees up 100% of your car's horsepower so it can go directly to the wheels. Watch the video to see how Mazda's unconventional thinking made it possible.

For more information, log onto www.SteetPonteMazda.com!

 
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Active Safety Features in the 2018 Mazda6

In the Mazda6, you can drive confidently knowing that you're safe. This popular mid-sized sedan is capable of keeping track of your surroundings and performing emergency maneuvers to prevent accidents.

You can get the Mazda6 with Advanced Smart City Brake Support. A forward-sensing camera built into the body of the car will detect when vehicles and pedestrians get in your path. This system works at typical speeds you'd find around the city streets. It can also operate while you're driving at slow speeds through a parking lot. When a potential collision is detected, an alert is produced…

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The Mazda CX-3 Has Much To Offer

In the world of automobiles, good things sometimes come in small packages. Crossover SUVs have become popular for a number of reasons and those who desire smaller vehicles haven't be left out in the cold in terms of owning a crossover that fits there needs. The new Mazda CX-3 is a subcompact with features that drivers can appreciate.

An examination of the new CX-3 reveals a number of things that you should take into consideration. The interior of the Mazda CX-3 is an achievement of sophistication through simplicity. 

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The Mazda CX-9 Protects You on the Highway

A reliable mix of comfort and power makes the Mazda CX-9 a good choice when you need to transport your large family. Up to seven people are accommodated in three spacious rows that can be upholstered with available leather. If you fold-down all the seatbacks, you can also make room for up to 71.2 cu. ft. of storage. The power behind your trips is the SKYACTIV®-G21 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder With Variable Valve Timing. This motor delivers up to 250 horsepower and 310 lb.-ft. of torque.

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Mazda6: Safety Technology

Mazda6 is a popular midsize sedan with braking and stability technology. The systems are uniquely wired into the Mazda for the most control and power.

The braking programs include anti-lock brakes, which prevents the tires from locking. A locked tire cannot maintain traction. Next, the electronic brake force distribution (EBD) detects which wheels may need more power to stop the car. Some wheels carry more weight, and during certain driving conditions, they need more stopping power. These systems and the Smart City Brake program, which helps prevent front-end collisions...
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Drive Safely in the 2018 Mazda CX-5

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 is built with advanced technology that can improve your driving. The popular crossover includes features that will activate automatically. In most cases, you won't even realize that your vehicle is doing anything differently.

One piece of unique technology is the Predictive I-Activ AWD. It's available for all four-wheel drive configurations. Sensors throughout the vehicle will monitor your surroundings. If it senses unfavorable driving conditions or distinct braking patterns, it will kick into gear to enhance the driving experience. 

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