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Drive Efficiently by Saving Fuel on the Road

At Tim Short Mazda, we understand the importance of being an efficient driver, which is why we want to pass on any advice we have to our clients. This is why we want to share with you some tips on how to be more fuel efficient on the road, as there are many ways you can save fuel that you might not even know about.

For example, did you know that a clearing out a clogged air filter not only helps conserve your fuel usage, but also increases your overall acceleration? 

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Reasons We Love the Mazda Certified Pre-Owned Program

Mazda's CPO vehicles are among the best on the market, bar none. The CPO program has many benefits to make CPO ownership that much easier and enjoyable. We here at Tim Short Mazda can't stop extolling Mazda CPO benefits to customers and neighbors. Here are two benefits we really love.

Zero Out-of-Pocket Costs

When you own a Mazda CPO vehicle, you incur no out-of-pocket costs on covered parts requiring repair or replacement. It's doubtful you'll ever need to replace parts, but it's good to know that parts replacement won't cost you. Plus, this 

 

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Mazda CX-3 Packed With Useful Safety Features

At Tim Short Mazda, We have the new Mazda CX-3 and drivers are excited. This popular subcompact crossover comes with numerous safety features turning heads.

One of the ways the new Mazda CX-3 is helping keep drivers safe is by way of the Blind Spot Information system. Sensors mounted on the rear of your vehicle will scan adjacent lanes and be able to detect another vehicle is moving into your blind spot and warn you by flashing a light on your side mirrors so you stay in the lane and avoid getting into an accident.

 

 

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The Mazda CX-9’s Tech Features Impress

It’s important to have an SUV that you can rely on. At Tim Short Mazda, we’ll show you why the CX-9 is such a popular third-row SUV. The tech helps to keep you safe while also providing you with convenience.

The CX-9 has a lot of innovative technology incorporated into the safety features. You can enjoy rear cross traffic alerts, radar cruise control, and smart brake support with collision warnings. You will also have blind spot monitoring to help you spot potential collisions on the road. 

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Check Out the Mazda CX-5’s Tech Features

There’s a lot to love about the technology inside of the Mazda CX-5. When you’re looking for a popular crossover SUV with safety and convenience, look no further. We’re excited to show you the features when you visit us at Tim Short Mazda.

Several features offer convenience. This includes the heads-up display that will show you the most pertinent data while allowing you to keep your eyes on the road. You can also take a hands-free approach by connecting your smartphone to the CX-5 with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay. 

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Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Design Features

Sports car lovers are enjoying the new Mazda Miata MX-5 RF. US News & World Report stated that the Miata is ranked number one for its increased performance, handling, and interior. The new designs include a more powerful engine, and while it’s not as powerful as some luxury sports cars, the power is relative to the weight of the Miata. As a two-seater, this top sports really zips along highways and gets excellent gas mileage.

You’ll love the exterior of the new Miata which is sleek and sporty. In addition, the Mazda Miata RF is ranked number one in…

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Entertainment and Navigation With the Mazda CX-3

The Mazda CX-3 is a very reliable vehicle to use. However, one of the things that make it stand out is its technology. These technology features include those that keep you connected to a wide variety of items. We at Tim Short Mazda recommend this type of vehicle to you so that you can enjoy the connectivity.

One of the features that really stand out about the Mazda Connect in the vehicle is the choice of how you can access it. One of the ways that you can access this feature is through the touchscreen, which is pretty helpful. 

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Tips for Traveling With Pets

Dogs tend to enjoy traveling to various places, while other animals may prefer to stay at home. However, as a pet owner, you will likely need to take your animal friends to the vet or other locations. Therefore, it is important that you know how to travel with them safely.

Ideally, your small animals will be kept in a crate or other secured area. Animals outside of a crate should be kept on a leash or harness that can be connected to a safety belt. This helps to keep them secure in the event of an accident. It also prevents…

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Don't Let Extreme Temperatures Drain Your Battery

Tim Short Mazda answers a lot of questions about batteries. We don't mind. We want drivers to make informed decisions regarding their vehicles. One of the biggest concerns drivers have is the effectiveness of their battery in extreme temperatures.

It's no secret that batteries are forced to work overtime in the winter. Motor oil thickens in cold temperatures making the motor work harder to turn over. An overworked motor draws more amperage from the battery. A relatively new battery can handle the extra demand, but an older battery is more likely to fail. 

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Safety Features Standard in the New Mazda3 Sedan

All of the team here at Tim Short Mazda wanted to pass along some information about the all-new Mazda3 sedan. This popular compact car comes with a number of standard safety features, and these are just two that drivers appreciate.

Once the Mazda3 sedan hits the highway, as a driver you will certainly be appreciative of the Blind Spot Information System. Monitoring the activity behind you, if another vehicle moves into your blind spots, your side mirror is going to flash so you are aware exactly which side of the car is trouble so you proceed with caution. 

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