How to Reset the Tire Pressure Light

February 5th, 2019 by
Filling car tire with air

Your tire pressure light will come on if you experience a flat tire or if your tires need more air in them. Whichever the case, sometimes the warning light will remain on even after you address these issues. At Santa Cruz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we understand how frustrating it can be to have a light on your dashboard all…

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What Types of Ram Truck Accessories Are Available?

January 16th, 2019 by
Ram work trucks parked at construction site

  Ram trucks are known for delivering dependable, robust performance to drivers in Capitola, but if you’re looking to take your truck to the next level, you’ll want to visit Santa Cruz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram’s Parts Department to check out our Ram 1500 truck accessories. Our wide stock of genuine OEM parts and accessories is guaranteed to help keep…

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Why You Should Use a Mopar Oil Filter

December 17th, 2018 by
Mechanic's hand holding an oil filter

If you’re thinking about saving a few bucks by purchasing an aftermarket oil filter instead of the kind made for your specific make and model, then think again. Modern Dodge and Ram engines are sophisticated machines that require attention to important aspects of auto maintenance, which is why it’s essential to use a genuine Mopar…

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Tire Repair & Replacement in Santa Cruz, CA

October 4th, 2018 by
Rows of new tires on shelves in tire shop

Contact Us If your tires need work, it could be that you need a tire replacement or just a minor repair. Find out the best option for you with the help of the Dodge service team at Santa Cruz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, serving drivers in Scotts Valley. Should you decide you’re in need of tire repair or other auto service,…

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Why You Should Check Your Car Shocks

August 24th, 2018 by
2017 Dodge Durango rim detail

Although checking car shocks may slip many people’s mind, doing so is vital to the well-being of your vehicle and to the safety of the people riding in it. Whether you are looking to learn how to check shocks on a truck or how to check rear shocks specifically, it can all be done in…

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OEM Parts vs. Aftermarket Parts

Engine Parts

Have you heard talk about OEM parts but are unsure exactly what “OEM” means? OEM stands for “Original Equipment Manufacturer,” so in the simplest terms, OEM parts are manufactured and approved by the maker of your Dodge or Ram vehicle. Order Parts Online Why Choose OEM Parts? When comparing aftermarket vs. OEM, it’s important to…

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Your Handy Truck Maintenance Checklist

February 2nd, 2018 by
Ram Trucks

Schedule Service Trucks are built to go the distance, but there’s an essential truck maintenance checklist you need to follow. Truck repair can zero in on anything from transmission to stereo, but drivers should be mainly concerned with fluid changes and part checks, including the truck tires. Truck Fluid Levels If fluid levels fall too…

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Take a Trip Down Memory Lane in a Charger

Dodge Charger

The Dodge Charger from 1969 is the topic of our Throwback Thursday, particularly because there is a great vintage ad that warns us that it may cause Dodge Fever. We know this ad is from the late-60s, but boy, how right it is! As you watch this retro commercial in which the Charger zips around,…

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