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Get it Fixed Right the First Time

If you need to get your car repaired or serviced, don't go the cheapest route and take it to a private mechanic. You get what you pay for. They typically will use generic parts and will cut corners, which may lower the cost of the repair, but it may also mean that you will break down again soon.

Get your car serviced right the first time and bring your ride to us here at Gordie Boucher Mazda of Janesville.

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Travel With Your Furry Pal This Holiday Season

Traveling with your pet is a really great way to make your companion feel special. It is always best to keep your pet in a pet carrier, crate or special pet car seat when you travel. Gordie Boucher Mazda of Janesville has many roomy SUVs in stock, and you can take one out for a test drive today. SUVs are great for fitting all your cargo for upcoming holiday adventures. Keeping your pet in a carrier will not only keep your pet safe, but will protect the interior of your vehicle from scratches and fur.

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Explore Options for the End of Your Lease

These past couple of years have flown by, but the time has come for your vehicle lease to come due. Plan ahead a bit so you can figure out what you might like to do. You don't necessarily have to pick out a new vehicle and start up a new lease, though this is definitely an option. If you want, we can help you take a look at the wide variety of vehicles that we have on our lot so you can determine if there is another vehicle that you would like to consider leasing.

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Get Your Tires Rotated Regularly to Avoid Potential Hazards

When you ignore getting the tires rotated on your vehicle at least every other oil change, you run the risk of developing problems when you are driving. Consider the following problems you could experience if you are not getting the tires rotated:

  • When the tread on the tires is wearing away in uneven patterns, the vehicle will lose its ability to grip the road, especially in wet or icy conditions.
  • If the tires are not rotated every 3,000 miles, they could begin to wear unevenly and cause a significant vibration when driving.
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Explore Options for the End of Your Lease

These past couple of years have flown by, but the time has come for your vehicle lease to come due. Plan ahead a bit so you can figure out what you might like to do. You don't necessarily have to pick out a new vehicle and start up a new lease, though this is definitely an option. If you want, we can help you take a look at the wide variety of vehicles that we have on our lot so you can determine if there is another vehicle that you would like to consider leasing.

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Traffic Safety for the Halloween Season

It’s Halloween season here in Janesville, Wisconsin, and the spooky fun also includes Halloween safety! According to the National Safety Council, children are twice as likely to be struck by a vehicle on Halloween than any other day of the year. In fact, out of all the months of the year, October is ranked #2 for motor vehicle deaths. Drivers and pedestrians should follow easy rules to prevent accidents or injury while enjoying the holiday festivities. Follow these tips and increase safety for everyone:

  • Keep an eye out for people wearing dark clothing.
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How You Can Avoid Texting and Driving

We all should be aware of the dangers we face when we text and drive, but many of us still find ourselves reading and responding to text messages while we drive. Below are some strategies to avoid texting and driving.

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With Winter on the Way, Time to Prepare Your Car

Freezing temperatures, precipitation and salted streets are just some of the problems winter can add to your car maintenance. Making sure your vehicle is ready for winter will help keep you both safe and warm.

One thing that is commonly overlooked in winter car care is lighting. The sun setting early creates a major hazard from the morning and evening commutes to weekend driving. Checking to see if your lights are in excellent shape and providing the brightest possible illumination will make sure you can see and that other cars can see you.

 

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Mazda6 midsize sedan adds leather comfort

Luxurious additions have been made to the 2017.5 Mazda6 midsize sedan's trim level lineup. Among the changes in the Touring package are leather seating and an 8-way power driver’s seat.

Other improvements for 2017.5 are improved sound insulation and G-Vectoring Control vehicle dynamics enhancement technology which helps the Mazda6 achieve a smoother ride when cornering.

The Mazda6 comes standard with 17-inch allow wheels, keyless entry and a backup camera. The Touring Premium Package upgrades to 19-inch wheels and includes the BOSE/Moonroof/Satellite Radio Package

 

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A Compact Way to Fall in Love With Driving in the 2017 Mazda3

It’s easy to find a compact car that checks the right boxes and adds value, but only one that can meet your needs and electrify you every time you get behind the wheel. That vehicle is the 2017 Mazda3, which comes available as either a sedan or a hatchback, and sweetens the deal with an engaging drive, premium appointments, and style beyond its price.

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