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Washing Helps Maintain Your Vehicle

Everyone has at least one neighbor who obsesses over their car. Maybe you see him down the block every Sunday, hose and sponge in hand. Maybe you think that is not how you want to spend your weekend afternoon. You certainly don't have to spend hours of your precious time every week to make your car gleam, but the truth is that regularly washing your vehicle will do wonders to preserve its life and longevity. Even if you don't wash by hand, a simple soap and rinse on a regular basis should be considered part of every driver…
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Road Trip With The Kids

Your destination might be 300 miles or more away. Your next road trip might involve the entire family. For many Americans, that means you'll probably have a few kids in the backseat. It can be distracting as a driver to hear so much noise. It can also be quite boring as the trip continues past the two or three hour mark. Here are some tips on managing your road trip with your kids.

You might bring electronic devices. Road trips shouldn't be about a tablet. However, we all get bored on a long trip. There's only so…
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Getting a Better Return When Buying Auto Fuel

With gasoline prices slowing inching upwards every month, you can stretch your car's fuel budget by following certain tips to ensure you are getting the best fuel economy when driving:
  • Choose ethanol-free gasoline at the pump whenever possible. Pure gasoline that has not been mixed with ethanol will deliver more power to your vehicle when burned.
  • Observe posted speed limits, because travelling at slower speeds has proven to burn less fuel.
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Battery Replacement

The main purpose for your car battery is to start your engine, and once that is achieved the alternator takes over. When the battery gets old it can no longer take a charge from the alternator or start the car. You can take your car to your service technician and have the mechanic test, charge, or replace your battery depending mostly on its age and deterioration.
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Something Just Hit My Windshield! What Do I Do Now?

Face it, there is debris on our highways. Rocks are jostled out of a truck carrying a load of rocks, or they are washed there by a rainstorm. There are rocks, metal pieces, glass, and any number of other things on our highways. That is the nature of highways.

Sometimes, a car will run over a piece of debris and accidentally fling it in the air. Sometimes, someone is unlucky enough to be right behind them. If the item hits the windshield, problems ensue.
If you get a chip taken out of your windshield or the debris causes a crack…
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2017 Ford Focus: High Tech Features

The 2017 Ford Focus is a third generation compact vehicle that has been in production since 1998. This auto is packed with all sorts of excellent technology and features. For example, active park assist helps make it easy to parallel park. It works well with the Reverse Sensing System that signals you when there are objects directly behind you. The voice-activated SYNC 3 technology lets your voice make a phone call, listen to the radio, and select apps. Voice activation allows you to keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. Features such as this allow…
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Imagining a Better Vehicle: The 2017 Ford Fusion


There was a time when only imagining a perfect vehicle was possible. Today, our engineers have made this a reality with the 2017 Ford Fusion. Dual monitors allow you to adjust settings while maintaining concentration on the road. Titanium rear view mirrors give a wider field of vision than ever before. We know that your car is of utmost importance, and with the Fusion, you can look good and drive fast simultaneously. The SYNC 3 system lets you use voice control, motion sensors, and Internet access while behind the wheel. When you're stuck in heavy traffic, entertainment is at…
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Maxing Out On Style and Smart: 2017 Ford C-MAX


Everyone enjoys getting away for the weekend, but sometimes the price of gas can make that a little more costly than your budget allows! It's time to stop letting the gas prices control your plans! With the new 2017 Ford C-MAX, you can afford twice as many getaways as you typically take! Giving you an average of 42 miles per gallon in the city and 38 on the highway, you no longer have to let gas prices control you! Enjoy the seating for 5 with extra space in the way back for your bags, coolers, or even your skateboard…
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The Fast Lane Truck Pits Ford Raptor Against Raptor

Ever since the new Ford Raptor broke cover nearly two years ago now, a debate has raged about whether or not the V6 sitting under its hood made it any less of a truck than the first generation model. The 2017 Raptor, while lighter and housing a smaller engine may seem watered down to the layman, but this recent video pitting the two models against each other shows which one wins.

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