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What Kind of Engine is in the Chrysler Pacifica?

The Chrysler Pacifica is one of the few remaining mini-vans on the market. Chrysler offers the Pacifica in six trim levels: L, LX, Touring Plus, Touring L, L Plus, and Limited. Each trim is powered by the same engine with no options available.

The Chrysler Pacifica comes with a 3.6-Liter V6 engine that generates 287-horsepower at 6,400 rpm and 262 pound-feet of torque at 4,000 rpm. The horsepower/torque ratio is closer than in most vehicles bringing the decrease in return power lower. In other words, while driving around San Leandro and running the engine between...
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Reasons to Use a Car Cover

Not everyone has the luxury of putting their vehicle in a garage or under a carport every night, so how do you keep it looking good and safe from the elements? The answer is investing in a car cover, yet how and when do you use it?

For some people, car covers are a luxury item, but they really do have a useful purpose. In the summer, your vehicle can be exposed to intense, harmful ultraviolet rays from the sun. If you must park your vehicle in full sunlight, you can protect the paint as well as the interior from…

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What to Do When Running Into Recall Related Issues

Getting a letter of recall can cause a lot of problems with the driver. Therefore, you are going to have to take some precautions according to what the letter of recall says when taking it to get repaired. With the recall being the result of a defect that can cause a hazard, it is important to get that issue fixed.

When taking the vehicle to the dealer to get it fixed, the work should be free. Therefore, you should not get charged for getting the vehicle fixed. The problem has occurred and been discovered by the manufacturer and the company…

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When Shopping for a New Vehicle, Consider the Chrysler 300 and Its Luxurious Exterior

While the Chrysler 300 is a vehicle that is beautiful both inside and out, the exterior of the 300 has really shone through all the other competition throughout the years. For the most recent model, the exterior has gotten a bit of an update. Previous models were known for that classic 300 grille. Now, the front end looks more modern and sleek. You get to choose from nine different wheel options. There is a sporty wing on the back end of the vehicle. It's not overdone, it's just the right compliment for the overall design.

 

 

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Staying Safe In The Ram 1500

When families are searching for a new light-duty pickup truck, vehicle safety is always one of their main priorities. That is exactly why the staff here at San Leandro Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM so often recommends the new Ram 1500. This popular pickup is packed full of safety features that will keep your whole family safe.

The body of the new Ram 1500 is manufactured from high-strength steel. This helps to create a powerful cocoon that keeps the driver and passengers safe should a collision occur. In the Ram 1500, your family will always be protected.

 

 

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Dodge Journey Fueled for Economy and Power

The Dodge Journey is a popular mid-sized SUV that is fueled for adventure. Drivers are excited about this model because it can deliver up to 25 mpg highway, yet still have enough power for the steep climb. You may be wondering exactly how they achieve both of these feats at once.

Dodge combines three different systems to achieve maximum fuel efficiency. Both the four-cylinder engine and the 3.6 Pentastar V6 are designed to deliver up to 283 hp while maintaining optimum fuel efficiency. The 3.6L Pentastar V6 is designed to work with a six-speed automatic transmission. 

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Stay Focused in the 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan

With all the high-tech equipment in modern vehicles, it's easy to get distracted while you're out on the road. Luckily, the new Dodge Grand Caravan has you covered. This popular family minivan has features that let you control various systems without taking your eyes off the road.

The first is the available hands-free technology. You can get the Grand Caravan with the UConnect Voice Command system. Microphones will pick up commands clearly. They can be used to operate a connected phone, change your music, or control the optional navigational system. 

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Countless Jeep Cherokee Safety Features

Those in the market for a popular SUV need to look no further. Check out all the safety features in the new Jeep Cherokee.

The Blind Spot Information System works to find any vehicle that is detected in a blind spot around your vehicle and triggers an alert on your side mirror to proceed carefully. The alerts will keep flashing until the blind spot is clear and you can change your lane without issue. 

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Dodge Charger Boasts Efficiency

Money can be tight for many of our clients that walk through our door. We want to make sure that you still get the dream vehicle that you have always wanted. If you notice a Dodge Charger every so often and have always wanted one of your very own, we can make that dream a reality for you.

The Charger has been around since the sixties and it's more practical than many people think. This year's model can actually achieve up to 30 miles per gallon on the highway. City driving is a little less efficient but what…

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New Dodge Grand Caravan and Useful Safety Features

The all-new Dodge Grand Caravan is the popular family minivan that has been getting a ton of attention recently thanks in part to all the safety features throughout.

In an effort to make certain children are not getting out of the vehicle unattended, the new Dodge Grand Caravan is equipped with the child protection rear door locks. Whether the car is rolling down the highway or in front of the school, the anxious child can't open the doors and run into traffic and get injured.

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