How to clean your car quickly

We here at Planet FIAT of Miami want you to be proud of your car but realize cleaning it is time consuming. Most people don't have time to lug their vacuum cleaner out to the car and get into all of the tight spots where crumbs or dust may have accumulated.

Instead, simply take the floor mat out of the driver and passenger seats and shake them outside of the car to remove any debris. This way, any passengers will not be burdened with a dirty floor. Also, you can spray down the outside of your car with a…
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The All-New Fiat 500 Impressive List of Interior Features

The new Fiat 500 is recognized as a popular subcompact car that has many drivers excited. These are a couple interior features that have been getting a lot of attention these days.

Just because you are driving inside the Fiat 500, doesn't mean you can't enjoy a little of the outdoors too. The new Fiat 500 has a one-touch power sunroof that really brings the outdoors right inside the car. This sunroof can be tilted to let air into the vehicle only, or moved all the way back to enjoy a full opening and connection with the outdoors…
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The Upscale Features of the Fiat 500L

The Fiat 500L is similar to the Fiat 500. However, the Fiat 500L offers a few more features for you to enjoy. The Fiat 500L makes a great car for commuting in the city, but it will also serve you well in taking you on a vacation or road trip.

The Fiat 500L has an available dual-panel sunroof. The back pane over the passengers is fixed. However, the forward pane is easy to open. It is fully powered and operated with the flick of switch on the dashboard. The Fiat 500L also features dual climate control. The driver and the…
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The Ultimate Combination of Performance and Style: The Fiat Spider Roadster

For the ultimate combination of performance and style, the 2018 Fiat Spider Roadster delivers. This popular convertible sports car lets you put the top down for some quiet reflection or that wind in your hair experience. Starting at just $28,800, this classy little sports car will not break the bank.

The 2018 Fiat Spider Roadster's upgraded exterior includes brilliant aluminum and alloy wheels with colors including bright silver or gunmetal. A manual softop features a clean and crisp roofline with exceptional sound insulation. Luxurious finishes and Italian styling will turn...

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A Quick Look at the Interior Features of the 2018 Fiat 500X

Are you in the market for a new subcompact SUV? If so, there are many options that you have to choose from, but the 2018 Fiat 500X is among the best subcompact SUVs on the market. To learn more about the interior features that are included with the new model, read further.

The Fiat 500X comes with available heated front seats as well as a heated steering wheel. When the vehicle is started using the remote start feature, the heated seats and heated steering wheel will be activated if the temperature is below 40ºF. In addition...


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Time for a Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement?

If you are not certain whether it is time for the windshield wiper blades on your car to be replaced, here are a few warning signs that will help you make that determination.

You'll notice trouble when driving in heavy rain because you won't be able to see clearly. Either blurry spots are making headlight glare from other cars distorted or streaks are blocking your field of vision; these are just a few areas of concern. 

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Routine Inspections Take Guesswork Out of the Condition of Your Brake Parts

Every vehicle should have a brake inspection on a yearly basis. There are different parts that make up the brake system and any of them can become deficient at any time. Whether it’s the brake rotors, calipers, master cylinder, brake pads or brake shoes, those functioning parts are essential to the peak operation of your brake system. However, each part is on an isolated time frame for longevity.

When you have a brake inspection, a trained technician will inspect each part individually, as well as the brake lining, to determine the condition and prognosis for replacement. 

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How do the parts of an exhaust system connect?

The exhaust systems of cars are made up of five separate parts connected in a long line. Each part connects to another part until the end when the tailpipe connects to the muffler at one end and nothing on the other end. Each part connects to the other by the use of flanges. Flanges are a flare at the end of the part with matching bolt holes drilled through them.

Flanges are the section of an exhaust system that connects to the next part. Flanges are a flaring of the pipe with bolt holes that match the bolt holes in…

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Understand the difference between conventional and synthetic motor oil

Do you know what kind of oil to put in your vehicle’s engine? When choosing between conventional, synthetic blend, and synthetic motor oil, it’s important to know the differences.

Conventional oil contains base oils with additives to improve its performance. Synthetic oil is designed from specific molecules to deliver optimal performance. Synthetic blend oil is a mixture of synthetic and conventional oils. Synthetic oil is designed to flow easily when your engine is cold and resist thermal breakdown when your engine is hot. This is especially important if you operate...
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Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement is Important: Here's Why

If you're driving down the road and the car in front of you kicks up some dust, it can be annoying and frustrating. All you have to do, though, is turn on your windshield wipers and clear away that dust. What if your wipers are worn out, though? What if they don't work as well as they used to? Clearing your window for something as simple as dust or water can be difficult. This is why it's important to regularly replace your windshield wiper blades.

Replacing your blades is a simple but necessary task. Regularly replacing your…

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