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Jeep Renegade: Paths to Freedom


While the Jeep Renegade fits the bill as a fun and economical compact SUV, the rugged capability and aggressive offroad styling are hallmarks of the Renegade tradition. The Jeep Renegade features the classic 7-slot grille and round headlights up front complemented with x-pattern taillight lenses patterned after the common reinforcement ribs stamped in vintage military issue gas and ammo containers. The taillights are housed in a beefy modular-styled housing that loosely resembles the modular taillights of the traditional Wrangler models.

Jeep put an emphasis on embodying...
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Take A Look At The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Safety Features


The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is a popular minivan that has several trims including Pacifica LX and Touring. Although special safety features were available on the previous 2017 trims for an extra price, all 100+ safety features now come standard in all vehicles.

The safety features include the blind-spot monitoring system that detects anomalies you cannot easily see, automatic high beams so you can see far beyond the heavy rains and snowfall, and the lane keeping assist that keeps the vehicle from wandering into the next lane. The Standard ParkSense assist will alert you to objects 
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Things to Do Today to Avoid a Tire Blowout


Take the time to do a few of the following to help avoid any of the car tires experiencing a blowout.

If the tire pressure indicator goes off in the car, it is important to get the air in the tires so they fall within the correct range. Underinflated tires can cause the tires to wear incorrectly and lead to a blowout.

The car should be brought to the service center for a front-end alignment if you have hit a curb recently. The front tires wearing incorrectly could be from the alignment being off.

Take the time to get a…
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Why You Should Be Paying Closer Attention To Tire Rotations


Depending on the drivetrain of your vehicle, your car tires wear very differently from one another. That is why our team here at Courtesy Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM FIAT want to be sure you know all about tire rotations and how often they should be performed.

First, tire rotations are designed to get the maximum useful life out of all four tires. This saves you the consumer a great deal of money throughout the life of your car. The best place to look for the way in which your tires should be rotated is your owner's manual. It is…
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Figuring out why your tire pressure light is on


When you are driving through Breaux Bridge, and you suddenly see that your tire pressure light is suddenly turning on, there are a couple of different reasons that it might be popping up. The first reason is the most obvious, and that is that you actually have a problem with your tire pressure. You might even have a puncture that is going to lead to a flat tire. There is also the chance that you are just having a mechanical issue.

If you are seeing some serious temperature changes, your tire pressure might give off the sense that it is…
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Biggest Reasons Your Engine Might be Overheating


When the engine in your car overheats, it is important that you get to the source of the issue before the damage is severe. Here are a few possible causes of the motor overheating;
  • As simple as it sounds, a loose or missing radiator cap could be the cause of all your trouble. Make sure the cap is secure and the radiator filled to the top.
  • Check that the radiator hoses are not leaking, then look to see if the hose clamps are snug so no coolant is escaping from the cooling system.
  • The fan bet going to the water…
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Your Transmission Is More Important Than You Think


Fewer and fewer cars these days have a manual transmission. How is this possible you might ask? With the dawn of the automatic transmission, drivers no longer have to actively switch gears while driving and can instead just focus on driving. That is why we here at Courtesy Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM FIAT in Breaux Bridge want to be sure that you know the basics of your vehicle's transmission. The transmission is what transmits power from your engine to make your car move forward. As you accelerate, your transmission is allowing you to do so by switching gears...
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The Ram 1500 Big Horn Shows Its Chops As An Industry Leader


The Ram truck has long been held up by pickup truck enthusiasts as an industry leader. With its innovative styling, durability, and dependability, it is no wonder that it is enjoying some of its highest popularity ever.

With its 5 year/60,000 mile limited gas powertrain warranty and a 5 year/100,000 mile limited diesel powertrain warranty, Ram drivers can buy one of their 5 different 4x2 or 4x4 configurations with utmost confidence.

The Ram 1500 Big Horn also benefits from some of the most impressive performance numbers in the industry as well, including:
  • 1,880 max gas…
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Buying From The Dealership: Your Best Option For Parts


Between your local auto parts store and the internet, there are plenty of options for you to choose as your auto parts supplier.

But here at Courtesy Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM FIAT, we think that coming to us for your auto parts needs is ultimately your best option. Factory OEM certified parts are going to give you the best quality, resulting in a longer life of the part. Additionally, being an OEM part means that it is guaranteed to be built exactly to spec, resulting in a much better fit in your vehicle. This is truly the only way to…
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Make The Right Decision For Your Next Purchase By Knowing The Difference Between AWD And 4WD


When it comes to picking out your next off-road capable vehicle, you certainly have options. There are plenty of trucks, SUV's, and crossover vehicles on the road to choose from today.

But not all of these vehicles operate the same way. Some are offered in All Wheel Drive (AWD) while others are offered in 4-wheel drive (4WD). There are differences to these systems, and knowing the difference between the two is an important part of your decision-making process.

AWD vehicles are in AWD mode all the time. This system will...
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