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Find OEM Parts for Your Vehicle at the Dealership

Don't leave the repair of your vehicle to any independent auto shop that promises low prices on parts. You might find those inferior parts on your car are making things worse and costing you more in the long run! The mechanics at a dealership like C. H. Urness Motor Company all have years of experience and access to the best tools for installing any parts you purchase. This means that if you buy those parts but want us to install them on your vehicle, it will be repaired in a timely manner and done right the first time.

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Helping Emergency Responders to Complete Their Mission

You can do this by understanding and obey the move over laws for whatever state you live or visit. Unfortunately, the public’s awareness of these laws is still low. The result is that up to 200 roadside workers lose their lives each year in the line of duty. Even one life lost is too many. It’s even more shocking that nearly seven in ten Americans have never heard of move over laws.

States enact these laws for the benefit of everyone. Motorists can help by becoming more aware of what to do when they hear a siren or…

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Helping Emergency Responders to Complete Their Mission

You can do this by understanding and obey the move over laws for whatever state you live or visit. Unfortunately, the public’s awareness of these laws is still low. The result is that up to 200 roadside workers lose their lives each year in the line of duty. Even one life lost is too many. It’s even more shocking that nearly seven in ten Americans have never heard of move over laws.

States enact these laws for the benefit of everyone. Motorists can help by becoming more aware of what to do when they hear a siren or…

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Online Financing Application Takes the Guesswork Out of Finding the Perfect Vehicle For Your Budget

If you're like most people shopping for a new car, you probably have done a lot of research. Finding the perfect fit for you and your family is important for many different reasons. Finding the right financing options to fit your budget is equally as important for many customers. C.H. Urness Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in The Dalles, OR has taken the guesswork out of the equation by offering an online application to get a pre-approval for your car loan.

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Why Do Tires Have Treads?

​Treads on your car tires are more important then you may think. Treads are necessary to ensure that water travels under your tires, prevent hydroplaning and slipping. Over time, tires naturally wear down and leave the tires with less tread.
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Why Financing is Hard (and How it Can Be Easier)

Many things in life are inconvenient: heading to work, going grocery shopping, and innumerable other tasks. With the advent of technology, it's becoming easier and easier to do business from the comfort of home. There's no reason you can't finance your car the same way.

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Holiday Meals Travel Best When You Plan Ahead

When you're traveling to visit family or friends this holiday, you might decide to bring a favorite dish with you to help with the celebrations. The problem with road travel is that the twists and turns your car takes can upend even the best meals. It's important to make sure you stay safe while driving but also to ensure that you keep your food intact, so it makes it to where it needs to be.

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Tire Rotation Maintenance: Is it Important?

Tire rotation is the practice of swapping your vehicle's tires regularly and in particular pattern. It's a maintenance practice with many benefits, and it should never be overlooked. Regular tire rotation give you a chance to inspect your tires and take early measures to save you money by helping your tires last longer.


 

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Trunk-or-treat tips for a successful Halloween

Trunk-or-Treat activities have gained popularity with communities, schools, churches and civic organizations. The events center around children going from vehicle to vehicle where scary and fun Halloween displays are set up in trunks, hatchbacks and truck beds.

One option to consider is filling the trunk of a large sedan with a variety of bubble-blowing machines. Another idea is to fill your trunk with balloons for the kids to pop. Some balloons could contain small prizes or funny messages. Those are super simple and inexpensive games which the kids enjoy playing. Another favorite...

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Have Fun But Be Safe This Halloween


Halloween is an enjoyable time of year, and we want to wish you a happy and safe one from all of us here at C.H. Urness Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. We also want to remind you to be extra careful when driving on Halloween night. It can be hard to see the many kids that will be trick-or-treating, so be sure to stay alert and be cautious.

Drive at least five mph under the speed limit and always be scanning the roads.

If you're the designated driver for trick-or-treaters, be sure to always let kids out at the…
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