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Top 3 Restaurants in Bloomington, IN, You Should Visit

Top 3 Restaurants in Bloomington, IN, You Should Visit

Planning a trip to Bloomington and want to know where you can eat when you get there? The good news is that whatever your dining choices, discovering excellent Bloomington eateries is simple. Whether you want to savor a local craft beer while people-watching near Indiana University or try some Mediterranean cuisine, there is a restaurant on this list that will meet your needs. Here are the top 3 restaurants you can visit while in Bloomington, IN. Keep reading the blog post by Royal South Mazda, Bloomington, IN. 

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Video: How to Use Mazda Connected Services?

Mazda Connected Services 

Mazda Connected Services brings convenience and peace of mind right to your fingertips. Linking the owner and the vehicle via smartphone, controlled through the MyMazda App, Mazda Connected Services offers impressive functions such as remote engine start/stop for internal combustion engines and remote charge start/stop for electric vehicles. Your Mazda can also turn into a mobile Wi-Fi hot spot. Watch this video: how to use Mazda Connected Services by Royal South Mazda. Then check out our available Mazda inventory in Bloomington, IN! 

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What are the Signs that Indicate Your Vehicle Needs Brake Repair Services?

Brake Repair Services Available in Bloomington, IN  

Prevention and maintenance of your vehicle is the best way to keep it in good condition and prolong its life. Regular servicing, such as changing oil, filters, replacing brake pads, etc., is necessary to operate your car safely and efficiently. While driving, there is nothing more frustrating than finding that the brake pedal is too low, and you need to press harder. This is a sign indicating your car’s brake pads are wearing out. To ensure it doesn’t put your safety and the safety of other road users at risk, you should understand the warning signs. Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN, will tell you all about it. Read ahead to know more!  

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What Comes Under Mazda Protection Products?

Tire and Wheel Protection and Key Replacement  

If you own a Mazda vehicle, it is best to purchase the Mazda Protection Products Tire and Wheel Protection. This will safely guard your vehicle’s tires and wheels against any damage that eligible road hazards might cause. The Key Replacement covers you for loss or damage or stolen keys. At Royal South Mazda, we have a video explanation of the Tire and Wheel Protection and Key Replacement. 

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How Does the Mazda Protection Products Excess Wear & Use Protection Benefit the Customer?

Video Explanation of the Mazda Protection Products Excess Wear & Use Protection  

Mazda Protection Products (MPP) Excess Wear & Use Protection (EWU) is crafted to make the lease-end easier. When the customers turn in their leased Mazda vehicle, EWD provides coverage for qualifying excess wear and tear charges, including a few dents. It helps to simplify the lease-end experience and saves drivers from out-of-pocket expenses for repairing everyday dents. Check out the video below put together by the Royal South Mazda team. 

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How to Maintain My Car in Winter

Car Maintenance Tips for Winter Season  

Winter season is here, and it is time to get your vehicle ready for the harsh weather. Cold temperatures put a lot of stress on your car so, it’s best to stay ahead of the situation. At Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN, we have a list of tips that will help you make your car ready for winter. Scroll down and learn more.  

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How to remove rust from your car

Rust is an unfortunate result of excessive exposure to the outdoor elements. While rust is usually harmless for the most part, it can still have a negative impact on your vehicle’s appeal and resale value. Most people simply accept rust for what it is and deal with it, but fortunately, that doesn’t have to be you. Actually, you don’t even need to take the vehicle in to have a professional take care of it. Removing rust is simpler than it sounds. Take a look at the video below which will show you how to remove rust from your car, and get back on the road looking good as new! Read the rest of this entry >>

Interior view of the front area inside a 2019 Mazda3

How to use Bluetooth in your Mazda

Bluetooth may have been around for over a decade now, but getting it to connect in your vehicle may be complicated if you’re new to the vehicle. Thankfully, Mazda makes it easy. Mazda makes Bluetooth standard across the board for all models, and this feature is sure to be appreciated by drivers who want to play their own music or make calls while on the road. Below, we’ve shared a helpful video showing you highlights of the Bluetooth system in your Mazda and how to use it. Check it out! Read the rest of this entry >>

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How to check your tire pressure

One of the easiest maintenance items you can do on your car is also one of the most often ignored. Checking your tire pressure is such an easy thing to do, yet many people neglect to do so. Fluctuating temperatures can alter the tire pressure, and this can lead to reduced fuel economy and performance as well as faster tire wear. We don’t want to see you stuck with any of these issues, which is why we’ve added the short video below showing you how to check the tire pressure yourself. It’s a pretty quick and easy thing to do, so check it out and get on it! Read the rest of this entry >>