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Get Additional Repair Coverage with Mopar Vehicle Protection

Buying or leasing a new Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, or Fiat is exciting. If your vehicle breaks down, the last thing you want to do is pay the expensive cost of repairs. The Mopar Vehicle Protection Plan gives you peace-of-mind knowing that it covers the cost of vehicle repairs that your factory warranty may not cover. Thys Motor Company in Belle Plaine, IA can provide repair services approved by Mopar.

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The Importance of Gaskets

Vehicles are incredibly complex machines. Here at Thys Motor Company, we want to help our customers gain a better understanding of how they work. Gaskets are an important part of the vehicle that are rarely mentioned unless there is a problem. So what do they do?

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When It's Time for Headlight Restoration

When you're driving, you might not pay much attention to the condition of your headlights as long as you're still able to see the road at night. There are a few signs that you might notice if there are issues with the lights or if they need to be cleaned by someone at Thys Motor Company.

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Cabin and Engine Air Filters 101

Keeping your vehicle maintained is essential, and we can help at Thys Motor Company in Belle Plaine, IA. Your car has a cabin air filter and engine air filter, and both play an integral role in helping your vehicle stay in optimal condition. Let's find out more about cabin and engine air filters.

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What Do Motor Oil Viscosity Ratings Mean?

The correct engine specifications for your car as well as temperature determine the correct oil viscosity. Viscosity just means the thickness of the fluid. If the oil is too thin, it won’t lubricate the moving parts as well as it should. When it’s too thick, it can overwork the engine.

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How to Check Your Tire Tread at Home

If you drive a car, you should know the importance of tire tread. Not having enough can cause you to lose control when the roads are wet or icy. You also have increased risk of a blowout. So how do you make sure your tread is good enough?

 

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Tire Rotations Help You Put Off Replacing Tires

You would like to put off making any purchases or repairs for your car for as long as you possibly can. The less that you spend on caring for your car, the happier that you are. When you have your tires rotated regularly, you help prevent them from wearing out too soon.

When you choose to have your tires rotated, you help them to wear in an even way. You do not want one tire to be receiving the most use and to wear out before it should. You do not want to have to replace only your front tires…

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The Tires on Your Car

Did you know there's such a tire type called "passenger tires?" You should. Most of the time, when you buy a new vehicle, passenger tires are what it comes with. They provide a quiet, smooth ride and are known for their optimal handling. Passenger tires receive excellent ratings for their high mileage capabilities. They offer the best value for the average car owner.

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