Archive for the ‘Helpful Advice’ Category
2019 Mazda CX-5 Maintenance and Service Schedule
Are you a new Mazda CX-5 owner? You might be asking yourself what the scheduled service intervals are for your new vehicle. We at Serra Mazda know that it can be difficult to keep track of what systems and parts need to be checked and it can be hard to know when exactly it all needs to be done. That’s why we’ve put together this 2019 Mazda CX-5 maintenance and service schedule to help you keep your vehicle’s parts and systems in check. (more…)
Mazda Vehicle Discounts and Deals for College Graduates Trussville AL
The end of college marks the end of an era for many students and a lot of the time graduates are looking to not only move on from school but to also move on from their vehicle. There’s no better way to start off a new chapter than behind the wheel of a new Mazda vehicle. That’s why Serra Mazda not only offers the Mazda College Grad Program but also includes a Serra Mazda Graduation Gift. Keep reading to learn about the Mazda discounts and deals available to college graduates in Trussville, AL. (more…)
What Do I Do If My Vehicle is Recalled?
Vehicle recalls occur for a number of reasons and they do not always mean that your vehicle has been affected or needs servicing. Recalls occur when there is a vehicle model that has a safety-related defect, or some part of the vehicle does not comply with a federal safety standard. You can check for recalls online or if your vehicle has been recalled you will receive an alert in the mail. So, what do you do if your vehicle is recalled? Keep reading to find out what to do after a recall and how to check if your vehicle is affected. (more…)
Why Should I Buy a Mazda CX-5?
With so many great SUVs on the market, our team at Serra Mazda often get asked why customers should choose our models over the competition. The Mazda brand not only offers a reliable performance backed by long-lasting materials, but the safety systems, technology features, and design of every Mazda vehicle are incredible. But why should you buy a Mazda? Or more specifically, why should you buy a 2019 Mazda CX-5? Keep reading to find out. (more…)
How to Set the Height on Mazda Power Liftgate
If your garage has low ceilings there is nothing more frustrating than getting home to unload a trunk full of groceries and your rear liftgate hits the ceiling when it opens. Mazda solves this issue by offering a Rear Power Liftgate with programmable height adjustment on the Mazda CX-5 and CX-9. This setting allows you to control how far your liftgate opens so you don’t bump the ceiling and also so that it doesn’t open out of reach. But how do we set the height on a Mazda power liftgate? Keep reading to find out. (more…)
Updating and Using Apple CarPlay in 2019 Mazda6
Mazda continues to release high-tech vehicles that feature all of the latest technologies and the 2019 Mazda6 is no exception. The 2019 Mazda6 lineup includes five trim levels – Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature – and four come standard with Apple CarPlay™ technology. Aside from the base Sport trim, all Mazda6 models will allow you to access all of your favorite iPhone apps right on the MAZDA CONNECT™ home screen. Keep reading to learn how to use Apple CarPlay™ in your new 2019 Mazda6. (more…)
Most Fuel-Efficient Mazda Vehicles for Rideshare
Are you looking to earn some extra money by driving for popular rideshare companies like Lyft or Uber? While driving for these companies can earn you a hefty chunk of change, you might also find yourself dipping into your earnings quite a bit to keep your vehicle full of gas. At Serra Mazda, we offer a range of fuel-efficient Mazda vehicles that are great for driving rideshare. Instead of wondering to yourself what Mazda is best for driving Uber or Lyft, keep reading to find out.
What Type of Car Seat Do I Need?
Becoming a new parent can be intimidating and the area of car seats is often uncharted territory for a lot of new parents. This guide to how to choose the right car seat will break down the different types of car seats, how to choose one, and where you can get it inspected in the Trussville area. (more…)
If you don’t know how to use voice recognition in a Mazda vehicle, then this is the perfect blog for you! Keep on reading and check out the official Mazda video tutorial for voice recognition! While you’re at it, feel to explore our new Mazda inventory, too! (more…)
Knowing how to use every single feature in a state-of-the-art car can prove quite the challenge. For example, it’s come to our attention that many bona fide customers don’t know how to use Navigation with Android Auto in a Mazda car. That’s why our team at Serra Mazda is here with the official Mazda video tutorial for Navigation with Android Auto! In just a little more than a minute, you’ll learn everything you need to know. So, with that in mind, keep on reading and check out the official tutorial! While you’re at it, don’t forget to check out our new Mazda inventory! (more…)