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The Basic Steps of Jumping a Car

Knowing how to jump your car could prevent you from being stranded, and jumping your car is a relatively easy skill to learn. Both vehicles should be turned off and set to park or neutral at the beginning of this process. The next step is to attach the positive cable to the positive terminal of each battery.

The negative cable should be attached to the negative terminal of the working battery and any metal part of the car with the bad battery. Start the car with the properly functioning battery and allow it to run for a few minutes. 

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When Should A Car Seat Face Forward?

Choosing the right car seat for your child is the most important step that you can take to keep them safe. Picking the right type depends on the age, height, and weight of your child. An improperly sized car seat may not keep your child safe in the event of a crash.

In addition to the guidelines offered by the NHTSA, you should also check with the manufacturer and follow their recommendations.

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Is It Dodge Ram Trucks Or Ram Trucks?

The answer to this question isn't necessarily a simple one, as with every decision in the automotive world, it's filled with business switchovers, marketing processes, and long-term dealings. Perhaps it's best to start at the beginning.

The Dodge brand began in 1900 as the "Dodge Brothers Company". In 1914 they began to produce trucks and in 1928 Walter P. Chrysler took over the Dodge company, combining it with Chrysler, but keeping Dodge as its own entity. In 1998 the Chrysler Corporation and Daimler-Benz AG  merged and in 2007 Daimler-Benz AG sent Chrysler to Cerberus Capital Management

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Looking for the Best in Off-Road Capability? Check Out the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler is known worldwide for offering incredible off-road performance potential. Get in any Wrangler and you'll be ready to get off tarmac and onto dirt.

While every Wrangler model is ready for all-terrain use, there's one that stands above rest when it comes to capability: the 2019 Wrangler Rubicon. With extra features and added functionality, the Wrangler Rubicon is the ultimate machine for off-road enthusiasts.

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Explore Middlebury, VT in a New 2019 Jeep Compass

For Jeep capability and incredible fuel efficiency, take a look at the new 2019 Jeep Compass. This compact 4X4 has the agility and capability to take your adventure to the next level. Foster Motors Inc has new 2019 Compass models in stock for our Middlebury, VT customers. We want to walk you through all the Compass’ features to show you why this best-selling SUV is a great choice. Whether you’re looking for a daily drive or a rugged option to go off-road, check out the 2019 Jeep Compass at Foster Motors Inc.

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Get Your Vehicle Ready for Winter

With winter here, it’s important to ensure your vehicle is ready for our cold Vermont weather. Performing the proper maintenance can be the difference between a good winter experience and a bad one. That’s why we’ve put together a list outline some tips that can keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely throughout these winter months. Because the last thing we want, is for you to get stuck in the cold due to an automotive failure.

 

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Introducing the 2020 Jeep Gladiator

If there’s one thing we know about our Jeep drivers, it’s that they’ve been long awaiting the day Jeep would release a new pickup model. The wait is finally over with the official announcement of the 2020 Jeep Gladiator. While details are still coming, we have been learning more and more as the days go on. Such as standard powertrain, towing capacity and other specs. But more importantly, a Jeep pickup has finally been confirmed.

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