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The Dodge Journey and Superior Technology


The Dodge Journey is a well-liked sport utility vehicle that's of moderate size. It has many satisfied followers, too.

This SUV provides people with a lot of space and comfort. It, at the same time, also provides them with five-star technology elements of all kinds. The Dodge Journey gives drivers and passengers updates in real-time. If you're eager to receive accurate details, these updates can change your existence. Traffic updates can be incredibly useful to commuters who do a lot of driving on a regular basis. Weather updates can be just as helpful. This vehicle has speakers that…
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Experience the Enticing Interior of the 2018 Jeep Compass

The 2018 Jeep Compass's interior is designed to entice you with molding that's shaped to comfort you and your passengers. To add to its well-crafted basic package, you have a selection of leather-trimmed colors for the upholstery and innovative technologies for all your personal devices.

The interior seat colors range from the standard monotone black with cattle tan stitching that comes with the Limited package to the Trailhawk package's leather-trimmed premium cloth that's monotone black with ruby red stitching. The technologies featured by the Jeep Compass include Apple...

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Do You Understand Front-Wheel Drive and Rear-Wheel Drive?


We love helping Laplace drivers learn more about cars. Today, we want to briefly compare front-wheel drive and rear-wheel drivetrains.

Front-wheel drive powers cars that are built for comfortable, reliable transportation. FWD applies force to a car's front wheels, and its configuration focuses most of the car's weight over those wheels. That setup gives FWD cars dependable traction on wet days. In fact, a front-wheel drive car with traction control and winter tires travels excellently through the snow.

By comparison, rear-wheel drive powers cars that are built to make your heart...
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How Extreme Temperatures Affect Batteries - Know the Facts

Batteries are a relatively inexpensive automotive part yet one that we need fully functioning at all times. Despite their long lifespan, battery power can be affected by extreme temperatures. Visit us at Riverland Chrysler Dodge Jeep so we can advise you on the best type of battery you need for your vehicle based on your geographic location.

We are not the only ones that are affected by extreme temperatures. Our vehicle batteries are also affected. Although extreme hot temperatures can affect batteries, cold temperatures are even harder because cold temps put a strain on the battery...

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Getting the Best Performance out of 2017's Dodge Challenger SRT


The need for a new car goes beyond desires and preferences. As a new buyer or one looking for a car that satisfies specific needs, it is important to consider a car that’s comfortable and handles well. The 2017 Dodge Challenger comes as posh, fast car with high-performance suspensions.

The comfortable, smooth driving of a car is determined by performance handling. With the 2017 Dodge Challenger SRT, the rear is fitted with five-link independent suspensions whereas the front has short- and long-arm suspensions.
 
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The Ram 1500 Big Horn Offers a Good Looking Interior


If you are someone who cares about more than just how your truck looks on the outside, then you may love the Ram 1500 Big Horn and the interior design that it features. This truck is one that has an inside that will help you feel happy.

The Ram 1500 Big Horn has an interior that is designed well and that looks nice. It has options for you when it comes to its interior, including the option for you to add real wood as an accent. This truck is one that stands out from others when it comes to the…
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Schedule Vehicle Maintenance Online

Don't stress about making appointments for your vehicle. Riverland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram doesn't ask you to sit on hold for ten to twenty minutes while we help other customers and you don't have to stop in to make an appointment. Simply use our online scheduling tool to make appointments, change appointments and receive reminders when you have something coming up.

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Modern Vehicles Can Do Away with the 3,000-Mile Oil Change

Motor oil has come a long way since the first formulas were developed. Now you don't have to get an oil change quite as often. It used to be that you needed to get your oil changed about every 3,000 miles. These days you can get away with getting an oil change every 5,000 to 7,500 miles and still be good.

You should also check your oil often to not only make sure that it is topped up, but to check to see if it is nice and clear. If it is black or sludgy then…

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The importance of using a pre-road trip checklist for the holidays


You will probably be going on a road trip for the holidays in the near future. However, you want to make sure that you are prepared for your road trip before you set out on the road. This means that you should have a pre-road trip checklist to ensure you have taken all the necessary precautions before getting on the road. Here are a few things that should be on anyone's checklist.
  • Emergency roadside kit - There are a...
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Basic Guide to AWD vs. 4WD


Your car handles differently given its surroundings and how it's built. Some cars come with a little extra to help you navigate anything the roads might throw your way. That's where all-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive come in.

What is AWD?

All-wheel drive is an automatic system in your car that powers all four wheels at once. It's on all the time and allows you to smoothly accelerate and handle your car in difficult situations such as rain and snow.

What is 4WD?

Four-wheel drive is a manual system in your car that uses a transfer case…
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