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What’s the difference between four-wheel-drive and all-wheel drive?

Differences between four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive explained 

In your search through vehicles, you may have come across the terms “four-wheel drive” and “all-wheel drive.” While they are similar in concept, there are a few key differences to keep in mind. We wanted to help define each a little better and offers examples of each from our inventory. Keep reading to learn the difference between four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. 

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How often should I change my Mazda vehicle’s transmission fluid?

Does my Mazda vehicle’s transmission fluid need to be changed?

If you have noticed any odd symptoms with your Mazda transmission, then we recommend taking your vehicle in for an inspection. However, if you just want to know whether you need to change your Mazda vehicle’s transmission fluid regularly, then read on below to learn more.

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What is Mazda SKYACTIV ®-VEHICLE DYNAMICS?

Mazda SKYACTIV ®-VEHICLE DYNAMICS explained

What is Mazda SKYACTIV ®-VEHICLE DYNAMICS? It is a Mazda technology aimed to provide a better driving experience by improving environmental and safety performance. These technologies are integrated into the Mazda vehicle’s engine, transmission, chassis, and body. Keep reading below to learn about Mazda SKYACTIV ®-VEHICLE DYNAMICS.

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What Does the Interior of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature Look Like?

360 Degree video of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature interior

What does the interior of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature look like? Well, the Signature is a higher trim level, so you can feel confident that the interior will be full of luxury features and convenience technology. The video below can show you what we mean. This 360-degree video of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature interior can be moved around by clicking and dragging your mouse to view all angles.

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Does Mazda Have an All-Electric Vehicle?

Mazda plans on an electric vehicle for 2020

Does Mazda have an all-electric vehicle? The answer is not yet, but they plan on getting an electric vehicle in the future. Electric vehicles are becoming all the rage lately, and we foresee them becoming even more popular as time goes on. If you want to make the switch from fossil fuels to an all-electric vehicle, don’t worry. Mazda will deliver one shortly. Keep reading below to learn the details about the all-electric Mazda vehicle.

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What are Mazda SKYACTIV ® Transmissions?

What are my Mazda SKYACTIV ® transmission options?

There are two Mazda SKYACTIV ® transmission options for you to consider. First of all, if you do not know what SKYACTIV ® technology is, it is a Mazda technology that promotes fuel efficiency and power ratings in a vehicle. There are several SKYACTIV ® components in Mazda vehicles, including engines and transmissions. Together, these technology features create a vehicle that doesn’t compromise on fuel efficiency or power. Keep reading below to learn about what your SKYACTIV ® transmission options are and come into Puente Hills Mazda to take a test drive and learn more.

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How to Set the Digital Clock in a Mazda Vehicle with and without Mazda Connect

How can I set the clock time in my Mazda vehicle?

First of all, you will need to know whether the Mazda vehicle you own has Mazda Connect or not. If you are not sure whether your Mazda vehicle has this feature, talk with our sales team or watch both videos below to find out. The videos below will show you how to set the digital clock in a Mazda vehicle with and without Mazda Connect, as it is slightly different with this feature. Come into Puente Hills Mazda to find your next vehicle with Mazda Connect.

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Where to Get Apple CarPlay installed in a Mazda vehicle in City of Industry, CA

Puente Hills Mazda, near Los Angeles, can install Apple CarPlay into your Mazda vehicle 

Puente Hills Mazda, the dealership serving the Los Angeles area, can help you get Apple CarPlay installed into your Mazda vehicle. Mazda announced late last year that Mazda vehicles as old as the 2014 model year could get Apple CarPlay installed. Apple CarPlay will allow you to use your Apple smartphone through your vehicle. Keep reading to learn how much it will cost you and how much time it will take. 

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What is needed to reserve the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel?

Find out how to reserve the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel 

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel, which you may also know as the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature SKYACTIV ®-D, will be available in a few months here at Puente Hills Mazda. To be among the first drivers of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel, make a reservation today. The process is simple, and we can answer any questions you have along the way. Keep reading to learn how to reserve the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel, what the next steps are, and other information about reserving a 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel 

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