Category Archives: Mazda Service

close up on vehicle with snow tries driving in snow

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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mechanic pouring oil into funnel

What kind of oil does my Mazda CX-5 need?

Mazda CX-5 Oil Changing Information: Type, Filter, and More

Are you the DIY type of person that prefers to do your auto maintenance at home? Or maybe you just want to understand what the oil your mechanic puts in your CX-5 does? No matter the reason you want to know which oil to use, we can help.

Here’s the kind of oil and oil filter a Mazda CX-5 uses and where you can get your oil changed for cheap.

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car driving down autumn road

How to get car ready for fall and winter?

Autumn Auto Service Checklist: Get Your Car Ready for Fall and Winter

Fall started last week. Crazy how quickly time goes. And with fall comes all sorts of things to do. Rake up leaves, clean the gutters and downspouts, pressure wash the siding, check the windows and doors, and…make sure your vehicle is ready for the cold weather.

Here’s a checklist to get your car ready for fall and winter.

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mechanic carrying a tire on shoulder

Where to get new tires near Milwaukee?

Get New Tires Cheap at Hall Mazda

We get it. New tires are expensive. A full set goes for hundreds of dollars. Even if you need new ones, you may not have those hundreds just laying around. There are mortgages, rent, student loans, groceries; you name it, chances are it has a hefty payment.

We here at Hall Mazda know that money can be tight. But we also know that good tires are one of the best things to keep you safe, especially during the harsh and unpredictable Midwestern winters. We want to help.

Here’s where you can get new tires near Milwaukee.

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close-up on front of engine and serpentine belt

Why does my car squeal when I start it?

How to Stop Your Car from Squealing on Start-Up

Turning on your car just to have it squeal loudly is as annoying as it is embarrassing. Everyone with in earshot will look around and want to know where such a distinct sound came from. Luckily, about 90% of the time there is a single, easily-fixable culprit.

Let’s take a look at…

Why does my car squeal when I start it?

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Pumping gas into a car

How to Open the Gas Cap in a Mazda?

Opening the Gas Cap in your New Mazda

There’s a lot to learn when you buy a new vehicle. You’ve gotta know where the parking brake is, where the wiper controls are, how to navigate your navigation system. It’s easy to get overwhelmed with the many buttons and levers packed into new cars. And if you’re used to manually opening your gas cap, the fact that some vehicles lock their gas caps with a mechanism can catch you completely off-guard. Which usually happens some time between figuring out which side of the vehicle the gas cap is on and which type of fuel to put in.

Worry not! Here at Hall Mazda near Milwaukee, we’re Mazda experts. We’ll show you how to open the gas cap in a Mazda. Read the rest of this entry >>

1990 MX-5 Miata

Are Mazda Miata parts cheap?

MX-5 Miata Restoration Parts Program Expands to US

The Mazda MX-5 Miata holds the World Record for best-selling two-seat sports car. Realizing this opportunity, Mazda designed a program wherein Miata owners could buy legacy parts stretching the whole 30 years of production. So, back in 2017, Mazda started the MX-5 Miata Restoration Parts Program. Sounds great, right? There was only one teeny, tiny little catch. The program was only available in Japan. Until recently.

Now that the Restoration Parts Program is available stateside, are MAzda Miata parts cheap?
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Mechanic carrying a tire over his shoulder

Is recommended car maintenance a scam?

Recommended Car Maintenance and Why You Need It

For those of us without mechanical know-how or aptitude, car problems are scary and tend to sneak up on us. Maybe you’re driving to work and your engine starts making clunking noises or your brakes have been squealing for awhile and now you can feel one of your wheels wobbling like crazy through the steering wheel. Here at Hall Mazda in Brookfield, WI, we want to make sure that your ride stays in the best condition possible, so we’re here to answer…

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2019 Mazda CX9 Certified Pre-Owned

Is Getting a Certified Pre-Owned Mazda a Good Deal?

Worried About Buying Certified Pre-Owned?

So you’ve decided on buying a Mazda, but maybe your budget is a little tight or perhaps you’d just like to save some money. You’ve done your research (or you looked at the stuff we did for you) and picked out the perfect model, however, you’re not quite sure what owning a certified pre-owned Mazda entails.

Let us walk you through it and help you make your purchase decision. Read the rest of this entry >>