2022 Acura MDX Interior Features & Dimensions

April 16th, 2021 by
2022 Acura MDX Front Interior and Dash

The 2022 Acura MDX was crafted to perform on Cedar Rapids roads. Whether you’re taking a family vacation or commuting to work, the Acura MDX interior offers three rows of seating, up to 95 cubic feet of cargo space, and a suite of luxury features to enhance your daily drives. Learn more about the 2022 Acura…

What About Better Fuel Efficiency?

December 18th, 2020 by

Car consumers know specific vehicles get better gas mileage than others. However, the average driver might not be entirely familiar with ways to improve fuel efficiency. Sometimes, taking minor steps could lead to improvements that cut costs dramatically. Emissions may decrease, which is another plus. Unnecessary idling might waste significant fuel. Unfortunately, sometimes idling is…

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How Nighttime Blind Spots Are Avoided With Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors

December 8th, 2020 by

Even after a car that's been trailing you has turned off, the blind spot created by its bright lights can last for quite a while. Auto-dimming rearview mirrors exist to prevent these blind spots from forming. At Acura of Johnston, we want drivers to know how these accessories can help keep them safe. The Science…

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Steering Out of a Slide on Icy Roads

November 21st, 2020 by

If you have winter vehicle maintenance concerns, we can get you ready at Acura of Johnston. You should be prepared if you need to drive in snow and ice. However, even if you are a careful driver, you may hit a patch of ice that is hard to see. This can cause your car to…

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Know the Warning Signs of a Bad Brake Pedal

November 11th, 2020 by

Acura of Johnston believes that special attention should always be given to your car's braking system. That includes the brake pedal. Drivers in Johnston should be able to spot issues that could indicate a new brake pedal is needed. Brake pedals should offer moderate resistance when pressed. If your brake pedal is going to the…

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A Look at Your Vehicle's Transmission

October 14th, 2020 by

A transmission is not the first thing that comes to mind when you look at a vehicle. However, this is one of the most important components of any car, truck, SUV, or minivan. Let's take a look at what a transmission does on your vehicle.  The Role of the Transmission Your vehicle has a number…

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Basic Components of Your Vehicle's Headlights

October 4th, 2020 by

As the sun goes down in Johnston, you flip a switch and suddenly the road in front of you is illuminated. Although this process seems simple, your headlights are actually precision-engineered components that are designed to maximize the available light. A few parts in particular are helpful in this process. Reflector If you've ever looked…

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Signs Your Brake Pedal Needs to Be Repaired

September 20th, 2020 by

Your brakes are one of the most important parts of your car. If your brake pedal is not working properly, then there are several signs that you may notice. You may notice that your brakes are making unusual noises, such as squeaking, grinding and screeching. These noises occur because the brakes are worn out. You…

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Roadside Emergency Kits

September 10th, 2020 by

You never know when you may be stuck on the side of the road. The good news is that if you have a roadside emergency kit, then it will be easier for you to deal with the unexpected. You will need to have a properly inflated tire because a flat tire is one of the…

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What's The Difference Between Oversteer And Understeer?

August 23rd, 2020 by

The feel of your vehicle while its driving is really important. That's why it's important to take a vehicle at Acura of Johnston out for a test drive. You want to make sure that you like how everything functions while it's in motion. When it comes to how a specific vehicle steers, you'll have to…

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