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Time to Get Your Brakes Inspected

You should have the brakes on your car inspected at least once a year. This will give you the peace of mind you need while driving your car. Brakes are important, and you don't want to wait until your brakes have failed to learn there is a problem. A brake inspection involves checking over your system, making sure the pads aren't too worn down and that the brake fluid levels are adequate.

To get your car serviced, contact us at DCH Subaru of Riverside and make an appointment with our service center. 

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Why The 3000-Mile Oil Change Rule Is Not Relevant Today

Does it make sense to follow a guideline on how to do something if that guideline is 30 years old and there's a better way to do it? Not at all, yet it's still happening with car oil change habits. Most people change their oil every 3,000 miles even though they really don't need to and shouldn't.

A big reason why most people don't know any better is that mechanics are not giving them the correct information. They still use those 3,000 miles stickers and tell them to come back by then, but…

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All-Wheel-Drive and Four-Wheel-Drive Are Different by Function

Some people are still having trouble with deciding what four-wheel-drive vs. all-wheel-drive are. Most people get it that both somehow cause a vehicle to operate with all four wheels getting traction on a driving surface. Our team at DCH Subaru of Riverside is here to break down the differences between the two:

The only thing that either definition has in common is the fact that four wheels work all at once in powering the vehicle. Any similarity ends there. Four-wheel-drive works by using a split differential and a lower gear ratio to initiate a four-wheel traction.

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2018 Subaru Forester: the Family Hauler that Can Do it All

 

Are you on the hunt for a compact crossover for your next daily driver? Well, if so, we here at DCH Subaru of Riverside would be downright delighted to introduce you to ours, the 2018 Forester.

Will it be a match made in vehicular heaven?

Click "play" on the clip below to figure that out:

No doubt the most impressive model across the Forester fleet, the top-tier 2.0XT Touring is straight-up decked out.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a 250-horsepower turbo-four engine, all-wheel drive, 18-inch alloy wheels, bigger brakes, a sport-tuned suspension, configurable drive modes ...

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Familiarize Yourself with the Fast, Fun 2018 Subaru WRX

 

If you're in the market for a compact sedan with a flair for high-octane performance, we here at DCH Subaru of Riverside think you should meet ours, the 2018 WRX.

How come, you wonder?

The informational video below should help spell it out. Have a look and listen right here:

Subaru definitely delivered a doozy with the WRX's entry-level trim, the beautiful Base.

Standard features on this model include a 268-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine, all-wheel drive, 17-inch wheels, performance tires, heated side mirrors, a rearview camera, 60/40-split folding rear seats ...

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Tips on How to Prevent Road Rage

For some people driving is a high stress environment. This could lead to aggressive driving, which often results in road rage. Road rage is very dangerous for you, your passengers, and other drivers. There are legal consequences as well as physical harm that can occur as a result of road rage. Here are a few ways you can prevent road rage and stay safe.

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Two 2018 Subaru Models Earn 2017 Top Safety Pick+ Award From IIHS

Your daily life calls for reliable transportation. Here at DCH Subaru of Riverside, we believe you deserve access to a vehicle that not only raises your street appeal but also provides you and your passengers with a safe environment for your day-to-day events. That’s why we are so proud to share that two more 2018 Subaru vehicles recently picked up a spot on the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) Top Safety Pick+ list! The 2018 Subaru WRX and Crosstrek models equipped with LED Steering Responsive Headlights and EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology earned high safety ratings.

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Two Ways the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek is Now Safer

There is good reason why the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek is winning the hearts of Subaru drivers. This SUV is a desirable option because its reliable performance and versatile space make it easy to accommodate your everyday needs. However, there is one other characteristic worth noting about this model—that is, the safety it provides. Take a look at two ways it prioritizes the well-being of you and your loved ones.

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Subaru Hits Record Sales in July 2017

Positive sales trends are a clear indicator of success. That is why the high numbers achieved by Subaru this past July are worth celebrating. In fact, the final figures increased by as much as seven percent in comparison to the previous year. Combined with 68 months of consecutive growth, and it is easy to see that the company is on a positive trajectory. Put simply, the future looks bright for Subaru!

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