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Upgrade to Comfort in the Mazda3

The Mazda3 sedan has received an upgrade from previous models. It has more room inside so that it's comfortable to ride in or drive. You'll also be pleased to discover that the materials have been upgraded to feature more leather details. All of the seats in the sedan provide the support that is needed when you're riding for long distances or even for short trips.

When you're navigating curves, you'll notice that the handling has improved in the sedan. There's also a bit more power on takeoff while still offering the fuel efficiency that…

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Overview of Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Safety Features

Driving about, you are likely to see the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF on the roadway. Indeed, the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is one of the more popular vehicles in its class on the market today. A key reason this is the case is because of the safety features on the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata RF safety features include automated high beam control. High beam control allows for activation of the lighting automatically. It also dims the high beams automatically as another vehicle approaches.  

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How do Your Car's Brake Pads Work?

When people press their brake pedal, they don't put much thought into the mechanisms that actually bring their car to a stop. Understanding this process is extremely important for car owners. Here is how car brakes actually work.

The braking system of a car is more complex than just pushing on a pedal and the car stopping. The braking system consists of a lot of components that trigger the car to stop, and one of those components are the brake pads.  

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Understanding Your Vehicle's Suspension System

Tim Short Mazda has been in the auto industry for some time. In that time, we have earned the community's trust, which we did by making sure our customers knew everything about their vehicles, such as the suspension system.

Your car's suspension system is made up of a number of components, such as shocks, springs, and tires, just to name a few. Your vehicle uses these parts to absorb the shocks as you drive around town. The system is in the vehicle to give you control and help reduce the rumble you would feel if this system was…

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Safety Features of the Mazda CX-5

The Mazda CX-5 is a popular crossover SUV that is packed with safety features. Our Mazda sales team is really impressed with how many safety features Mazda has included in the CX-5. Mazda has incorporated high-end technology into the CX-5 to make it as safe as possible.

One of the technologies Mazda has made standard on the CX-5 is an advanced blind spot monitoring system. This system can detect any vehicles that may be in your blind spot or any vehicles that are traveling at a high rate of speed that you may not be expecting. In either case, the…

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Mazda CX-9: Sleek, Powerful & Supremely Safe

The Mazda CX-9 is more than just one of the most popular 3-row SUVs on the market. It's also one of the safest. Its safety features combine the latest in driver-assist technologies to ensure that nothing happens on the road except careful, collision-free driving.

Radar on the exterior of the Mazda CX-9 detects vehicles in your blind spot and those that approach your blind spot at a high speed. The system alerts you with a chime and a light in your side mirror, helping you maneuver more soundly to and from work and play appointments. 

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Tips to Reduce Interior Glare

We all love a sunny day, especially after multiple days of clouds and rain. When the sun is intense, however, rays that bounce off your vehicle or the one in front of you, as well as sunlight from a low angle, can produce a safety hazard. Reducing glare is important on these days. Here's how.

When the sun is low, utilize your sun visor to block the sun and prevent those low angle rays from reaching you. The visor won't work in every situation, so make sure you have a pair of polarized sunglasses in your vehicle for…

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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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