Where to get your car smog tested in Shasta County
Vehicles registered in Redding do need to get smog tested. Want to know where to get your car smog tested in Shasta County? We can help and we will go over some of the rules and regulations too while also telling you which vehicles are exempt. Read the rest of this entry
What are the differences between Ford F-150 cabs?
In the current F-150 cab lineup, there are three cab options. You have the Regular Cab, the SuperCab, and the SuperCrew. These have been the primary three options for the F-150 since the late ‘90s, so whether you are looking for a new or a used model, they are largely unchanged. What are the differences between Ford F-150 cabs? Let’s go over the major benefits and drawbacks of each. Read the rest of this entry
What parts of the car-buying process can you do online in Redding CA?
More and more can be done online every day, but what about buying a car? Though you can’t buy a used car at Park Marina Motors online yet, you can come pretty close. What parts of the car-buying process can you do online in Redding, CA? It turns out, you can do a lot. We can walk you through everything that you can do from the comfort of your home or the screen of your mobile phone at Park Marina Motors. Read the rest of this entry
What features does every Jeep Wrangler have?
The Jeep Wrangler is a very popular model all across America, and it has remained popular for a reason. We’ll dive into some of those reasons right here as we explore the features that have endured since the beginning of Jeep. What features does every Jeep Wrangler have? You might be surprised. Read the rest of this entry
Advantages and disadvantages of rear-wheel drive
When it comes to cars, rear-wheel drive options are a dying breed to say the least. Why is that? We may be able to shed some light on that as we explore the advantages and disadvantages of rear-wheel drive in both cars and trucks. Read the rest of this entry
What do import and domestic mean in terms of cars?
Import and domestic are terms that have been used to describe cars for almost as long as there have been cars to describe. What do import and domestic mean in terms of cars? It should be fairly obvious. If you’re in the United States, then import means any car made outside the United States. By contrast, a domestic is any car made inside the United States. The current truth of the automotive world is a lot muddier than that now. Read the rest of this entry
Tips for driving in the rain
Are you worried about driving in rain? Have you experienced a loss of control due to wet roads? Perhaps you simply want to know what you should do about puddles? We have tips for driving in the rain that includes those pesky puddles along with an explanation for hydroplaning and how to avoid it. Read the rest of this entry
How to stop with ABS on slick roads
Have you ever tried stopping hard with a vehicle that has anti-lock brakes? You likely have at least once. Whether it was a moment of inattentive driving, a slick road, or a sudden and unexpected obstacle, from time to time you have had to stomp on the brakes and you’ve likely felt the ABS fight you. Slick roads are the hardest situation to deal with. Want to know how to stop with ABS on slick roads? We can help! Read the rest of this entry
What are the differences between transmission types?
Most people know what a manual transmission is, though we can understand if many young people grew up without any exposure to manual transmissions at all, and they will only get rarer as time goes on. What about a CVT? That’s a new type of transmission that many people may be unfamiliar with. What are the differences between transmission types? We’ll try to provide some clarity. Read the rest of this entry
Is Jeep making a truck?
Americans definitely love their trucks, and we also love American brand trucks above all else. We love Ram trucks, Chevy trucks, GMC trucks, and Ford trucks, but there’s about to be a new American truck to choose from. Who’s making it? Is Jeep making a truck? Yes they are, and we can tell you all about it. Read the rest of this entry