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When and How to Charge Your Vehicle's Battery


It's happened to all of us in St. Thomas--you go out to start your vehicle, and it won't turn over. A jump start might solve the problem if all that's wrong is an accidental wear-down, but knowing how to recharge your vehicle's battery is an important tool in maintaining your vehicle's performance.

You can buy a vehicle battery charge at an auto parts store or online. Before you plug it in, read the directions, then locate your battery and its terminals. A plus sign will mark the positive terminal, a minus sign the negative. Clamp…
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The Benefits of Buying a Used Car

When you're in the market for a new vehicle, you might want to think about shopping the used market a bit. This selection of vehicles is great for your budget, but you can often still get a vehicle that has a lot of life left in it. Let's take a look at some of the other benefits of shopping used:
  • Interest rates tends to be a lot lower for used vehicles. If you have to take out a loan, you'll be paying less interest over the next few years.
  • Many used vehicles have a small amount of…
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Ram 1500 - Safety Tech Galore

The all-new Ram 1500 has been updated for the 2019 model year. With this update, Ram has fitted the Ram 1500 with a lot of safety technology. This technology helps the Ram to stand out in the popular light-weight pick-up truck segment. Our team in St. Thomas really are excited about all of the new safety features on the Ram 1500.

One such feature is the standard six airbags. These airbags use an advanced technology called adaptive venting to keep all of the occupants safe in the event of an accident. Another feature is Guided Parking....
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Driving Around In The 2019 Dodge Charger Is An Experience To Try Firsthand

Arriving at Elgin Chrysler Ltd. in search of your next vehicle can fill you with boundless excitement. A vehicle that excels in performance while also providing features that make driving fun is the treasure that most are searching for on a car lot. For many, the 2019 Dodge Charger will be such a treasure.

Getting behind the wheel of the Dodge Charger is like opening up a treasure chest. There are a number of features such as the available Drive Modes....
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Impressive Capability Features of the Ram ProMaster

If you are shopping around for a quality cargo van, capability and capacity are likely two of your top criteria. Fortunately, the Ram ProMaster is the total package when it comes to securely carrying your cargo wherever it is supposed to go.

What is likely most impressive about the Ram ProMaster is that it can handily tow a maximum of 2,313 kg. It delivers up to 280 horsepower and has a top torque capacity of 260 pound-feet. There are plenty of options to choose from in terms of customizing the interior layout of the Ram ProMaster so that you…
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The Jeep Renegade is Ready for You

In a Jeep Renegade, you can drive confidently no matter what the conditions are. At Elgin Chrysler Ltd., we have a few different Renegade options for you to choose from, including the Trail Rated Trailhawk, the Upland, and the Altitude.

The Trailhawk is the definition of a rugged SUV. It can ford waters up to 19 inches, has a turning diameter of 10.8 m, and has excellent ground clearance and traction to handle uneven terrain. It comes standard with a Jeep Active Drive Low 4x4 System that can deliver adequate power at the right time, and the 20:1…
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The 2019 Jeep Wrangler Works to Keep You Safe

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler is an SUV that is as popular for its looks as it is for its safety features. These features include active safety systems as well as high-strength cross members.

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler includes the special drivers monitoring system package. These systems include advanced multistage front airbags that provide high levels of protection for front seat passengers. This system uses advanced sensors to match airbag deployment intensity and velocity with crash intensity. This allows airbags to deploy slowly for minor crashes and quickly for more serious ones, thus
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The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is Powerful and Convenient

The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is a stylish and popular SUV that also provides drivers with plenty of pep under the hood. It in order to control all that power, this vehicle includes a number of electronic stability control features that gives drivers an extra safety edge.

On the power front, then 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan includes a 3.6L, Pentastar V-6 engine. This small but mighty motor is capable of providing 283 hp while at the same time giving drivers the fuel efficiency of 25-mpg performance.
 

 

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View the New Dodge Challenger Tech Package

There are few cars that evoke as many fond memories as the Dodge Challenger. This classic MOPAR beast was resurrected in the late 2000s and has remained a staple of the Dodge lineup ever since. Here at Elgin Chrysler Ltd., we believe that while muscle is awesome, there are other reasons to purchase a car in St. Thomas. Technology is incredibly important to the modern consumer, and the new Dodge Challenger hits all the right notes with their new FCA-driven technology setup.

 

 

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Superb Handling in the Jeep Compass

Cruise the open highway with confidence in the new Jeep Compass. The popular compact SUV is available at Elgin Chrysler Ltd. It's built to provide you with a smooth riding experience no matter where your adventures take you. Advanced features are also included to ensure that you have no problem maintaining control of the vehicle.

The enhanced handling of the Compass starts at the frame. The body of the Jeep is built to be tough. High-strength materials are used to provide structural rigidity...
 

 

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