man next to broken down car calling for help

What to do when your car turns off suddenly while driving

Why does my car stop running while I’m driving?

Have you experienced a situation where your car turns off while you’re driving it? This may sound like a crazy nightmare, but it can – and does – happen sometimes. When this happens, though, it’s usually a situation that will require service as soon as possible. Learn a few of the different culprits below and see what you can do about it! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Can cold weather kill my car battery?

Will the cold weather damage my car battery?

Here in Indiana, we all know what to expect in the winter: freezing temperatures and a tougher time getting our cars to start. A big reason your car isn’t starting is because of the effect the cold weather has on your car battery. Read on below to learn how the cold weather affects your car battery and if it will cause any damage. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Find Santa at these locations!

Where to meet Santa in Indianapolis IN for 2019

If you have young children, bringing them to meet Santa is almost as rewarding for you as it is to them. Seeing their faces light up as they sit on St. Nick’s lap is second to none. If you live in or near the Indianapolis IN area, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to meet Santa before Christmas 2019. Take a look at some of the places Santa will be visiting below! Read the rest of this entry >>

IIHS Grants Jeep® Cherokee Best Safety Pick Rating of 2019

Updated Features Make the 2019 Jeep® a Top Safety Pick

2019 Jeep Cherokee Silver Exterior Side View

Upgrades to its suite of safety and security features has helped the 2019 Jeep® Cherokee at achieving the top safety pick classification from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) organization. This rating is a reliable indicator of a vehicle’s effectiveness in protecting a driver and passengers increased harm in the case of an accident. Vehicles earn this rating after scoring well in a number of tests devised by the IIHS.

2019 Jeep® Cherokee Highlights Top Safety Features

The new Jeep Cherokee has benefited from updates that have allowed the vehicle to obtain big leaps in test scores, particularly in those simulations that assess frontal impact. Two specific updates that deserve special mention is the technology used in the Automatic Emergency Braking feature and the Forward Collision Warning-Plus system. The latter focuses on crash prevention by taking advantage of the functions of the camera and radar identification technology.

Safety and security is further supported by strengthening parts such as the SUV’s A-pillar and hinge-pillar and making available LED projector headlamps. Test drive a 2019 Jeep Cherokee near Carmel, IN at Eastgate Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram.

Tests That Make Up the IIHS Safety Evaluation

The IIHS safety evaluation consists of various crash tests that mirror real-world situations. In addition to frontal impact and prevention crash tests, vehicles also have to do well in side crash tests, head restraints and seats test, and roof strength and side crash tests. Also included in the evaluation are the headlight systems and the hardware used to attach child safety seats. The aim behind these tests is to determine the vehicle’s strength in crashworthiness and the role played by technology in boosting safety and security. Crashworthiness relates to both avoiding a collision as well as minimizing the impact of a crash.

Visit Eastgate Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram where you will find an exciting range of top vehicle models from legendary automotive brands in our new and pre-owned vehicle inventory. Contact us today to learn more about our 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicle inventory as well. You won’t be disappointed.

 

 

2020 Jeep Wrangler exterior shot with red paint parked on rocks with mountain background

What are the color options for the 2020 Jeep Wrangler?

2020 Jeep Wrangler  Color Options

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler is part of the fourth generation of the Wrangler brand. Exploring the new 2020 Jeep Wrangler means exploring a wide array of colors, especially when compared to other less-adventurous car models. Since there are nine different trim options for the 2020 Jeep Wrangler, different colors are offered among them.

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Three 2020 Jeep Compass SUVs parked next to each other

2020 Jeep Compass offers long list of interior technology and comfort features

2020 Jeep Compass Interior Features 

The new 2020 Jeep Compass is designed to make the most of every day and with its long list of available features to choose from and incredible capability, it does just that. With many available trim levels to choose from when shopping for a new 2020 Jeep Compass compact crossover SUV, you’ll have no problem getting all the interior technology and comfort features you desire. Keep reading to learn more about many of the features you can get in your new 2020 Jeep Compass.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Why do my mpgs go down in winter?

How does the cold weather affect fuel economy?

The cold weather here in Indiana affects us in many ways. While some people seem to like the snow, a lot of us could do without the effects of the cold on our vehicles. It adds a little extra challenge to driving, and, as you probably noticed if you pay attention to your mpgs, it can also negatively affect your fuel economy. How exactly does the cold weather affect fuel economy, and by how much? We’ll cover that below! Read the rest of this entry >>

2020 Jeep Cherokee driving over a mountain

What’s inside the 2020 Cherokee?

Technology and infotainment in the 2020 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep is a brand generally known for their performance and utility features, but as we head into the 2020s, drivers expect much more than that. A contemporary vehicle must have modern amenities that enhance the overall driving experience. The 2020 Jeep Cherokee has just that. Aesthetically pleasing and practical at the same time, the Cherokee has some intriguing technology and infotainment features. Take a look at those below! Read the rest of this entry >>

What to Expect in the 2020 Jeep® Wrangler

New Improvements to the 2020 Jeep® Wrangler

2020 Jeep Wrangler Front View Blue Exterior Picture

When it comes to the iconic 2020 Jeep® Wrangler, it’s hard to imagine that the automaker was able to improve on the existing design. Yet, that’s precisely what we see with the latest 2020 Jeep Wrangler highlights. After seven decades of four-by-four experience, the newest 2020 Jeep Wrangler key features show that this is the vehicle to own.

2020 Jeep® Wrangler Updates

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler near Greenfield, IN now comes with an updated powertrain selection. On the Sport/Rubicon models, you have the 2.0-liter or 3.6-liter with engine stop-start or the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel with ESS available. The Sahara offers a 3.6-liter ESS, 2.0-liter with eTorque assist, 3.6-liter with eTorque assist or the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel option. In addition, the Advanced Safety Group comes complete with auto high beams and an 8.4-inch Uconnect system equipped with navigation. On a Wrangler Sport model, you can also opt for LED fog lamps and headlamps as well.

What makes the Wrangler so capable is its body-on-frame design, solid axles, rear five-link suspension system and electronic lockers. It’s also one of the only SUVs that come with a six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission. Signature features continue to include the seven-slot keystone grille, iconic round headlamps, removable doors, trapezoid wheel flares, exposed hinges, removable tops and a fold-down windshield. There are also 75 available security and safety features, including brake-traction control and Hill-start assist.

Drive the 2020 Jeep® Wrangler

When you test drive a 2020 Jeep® Wrangler in Indianapolis, IN, you will get to experience the thrill of the open road once again. It’s time to treat yourself, so come and find a 2020 Jeep® Wrangler near Fishers, IN. At Eastgate Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram near Carmel, IN, we have the Wrangler selection you are dreaming of. Prepare to tackle those trails behind the wheel of this Wrangler by visiting us or contacting us today.  If you are looking for a variety of adventure packed vehicles, our staff members can help you find one from our new and pre-owned vehicle inventory near Greenfield, IN. If you’re looking for more ways to save, browse through our monthly specials and our service specials for when your vehicle needs servicing. We here to make sure that you leave our dealership satisfied with our services near Fishers, IN.

2019 Dodge Challenger SRT driving on a race track

Drag race between Dodge Challenger SRT Demon vs old-school muscle cars

They say there’s no school like the old school. While this may be true in a lot of cases, it doesn’t quite apply here. The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is a different kind of sports car, displaying jaw-dropping performance features and engine specs. Some will attest that the muscle cars from the 60s and 70s are unmatched, but how do they stack up against one of Dodge’s highest-performing sports cars? Find out here in this video of a drag race between Dodge Challenger SRT Demon vs old-school muscle cars! Read the rest of this entry >>