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2021 CX-30 cockpit showcase

Which 2021 Mazda vehicles have touchscreens?

The 2021 Mazda Vehicles That Get Touchscreens

Last year, we here at a Hall Mazda near Milwaukee wrote up a piece showing you which 2020 Mazda vehicles had a touchscreen. It also covered which 2020 Mazda vehicle trims had access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. We decided to do it again for the 2021 model year.

Here are the 2021 Mazda vehicles that have touchscreens and Android Auto/Apple CarPlay compatibility.

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2021 BT-50 driving over small hill

Does Mazda make a truck?

The Mazda BT-50: Is It Coming to the States?

Here at Hall Mazda near Milwaukee, we’re proud to sell the entire Mazda lineup because we believe that Mazda makes exceptional vehicles. And given that Mazda vehicles continuously wins awards, it seems that other people agree. However, it seems strange that Mazda (as a competitor to Honda, Nissan, and Toyota) doesn’t have any trucks, something that Honda, Nissan, and Toyota do have.  What’s going on?

Does Mazda make a truck? Yes. The BT-50. So why can’t we get it in the States?

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person washing windshield

How to get rid of windshield streaks?

Getting Rid of Pesky Windshield Streaks 

Spring cleaning is here. You’ve washed the outside of your car, vacuumed the inside, cleaned the windows…and there’s streaks everywhere. All over the windows. You used a streak-free cleaner, so what’s going on? We here at Hall Mazda near Milwaukee know your pain. Let us help. 

Here’s how to get rid of streaks on your vehicle’s windshield. 

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person sitting in passenger seat of 2021 CX-9

What is Nappa leather upholstery?

Nappa Leather Upholstery: What is It?

Here at Hall Mazda near Milwaukee, you may notice that some of our vehicle have Nappa leather upholstery. The CX-5 Signature, CX-9 Signature, and Mazda6 Signature come standard with Nappa leather, and the MX-5 Miata Grand Touring has it as an available option. Many people are curious about it.

Specifically, people want to know what Nappa leather upholstery is and how it’s different from a typical leather upholstery. Let’s take a look.

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person with lots of cash in breast pocket

Should I lease or finance a new car?

Leasing vs Financing: Which is Right for You?

Here at Hall Mazda near Milwaukee, we get a lot of questions about which is better: leasing or financing. We thought we’d put together a crash course on how both work to help you out.

While both options are great, one may be better for your situation. Keep reading to see if you should be leasing or financing your new car.

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Person clearing snow off car roof

Do I need to clear the snow off of the roof of my car?

Is It Illegal to Drive with Snow on my Roof?

Walking out in the freezing cold and seeing your vehicle covered in snow is the worst. It means multiple minutes clearing off the snow and many more if you have to scrape ice off. Which itself means standing out in the cold, getting snow in your shoes and socks, freezing your fingers, and just being all around uncomfortable. But what if you just clear off the windows? Is that okay?

Do you really need to clear the snow off of the roof your car? Or it is illegal?

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How much will it cost to put a full set of winter tires on my vehicle?

Winter/Snow Tires: How Much Do They Really Cost?

If you’re here, you’ve definitely heard that you should get winter or snow tires. Consumer Reports recommends anyone that drives in a place that regularly gets below 45° F put a set on their vehicle. But aren’t they expensive?

How much will it cost to put a full set of winter tires on your vehicle? Take a look.

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winter salt build up on car suspension

Should I wash my car during the winter?

Winter Car Care: Car Washing

Road salt is the bane of every car’s existence. And here in Wisconsin, it’s everywhere during wintertime. While salt is very important for keeping us safe while driving on snowy roads, it completely destroys the cars it touches. But if it cold outside, you can’t wash your car…right? Not quite.

Here’s why you should wash your vehicle during the winter.

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