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Choose the Ford Fiesta ST for Its Interior Features

When you are shopping for a vehicle, we want you to find one that you love. The Ford Fiesta ST is a popular subcompact performance hatchback with an interior that is made to fit your needs.

The Ford Fiesta ST has interior features that can help you stay entertained, including the option for you to be connected to Sirius XM radio. 

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Ford Explorer and the Impressive List of Capability Features

Looking for a reliable SUV this year? The Ford Explorer continues to raise the bar, and these capability features are just part of the reason for the explosion in popularity.

Loading your Ford Explorer when you are walking with both hands full is not an issue anymore. The new Explorer is equipped with the hands-free and foot-activated liftgate, which basically opens with the touch of your foot on the lever.

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2018 Ford F-150 Still America's Favorite Truck

For decades, the Ford F-150 has been providing Americans with the ideal pickup truck to fit all of their adventure, hauling, and off-road needs. With six powerful engines to choose from, drivers can customize their truck to fit their personal needs and preferences.

New to 2018 is the 3.0L Power Stroke V6 Turbo Diesel engine. The standard 10-speed transmission comes equipped with three drive modes: Normal, Snow-Wet, EcoSelect, Tow-Haul, and Sport. 

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How to Drive in the Rain

Driving in the rain is never fun but if there are some issues going on with your vehicle this can be an even greater challenge. Ensuring that you keep up with some routine maintenance of your vehicle can help you safely drive with precipitation falling and there are some simple tips to help keep you safe.

Make sure that you replace your windshield wiper blades periodically.

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Summer Vs. Winter Tires

The type of tire that you put on your car has a lot to do with the weather outside. If it is warm or wet, performance tires can provide excellent traction and better handling. However, if it is cold or snowy outside, it is probably a good idea to use tires designed for all four seasons.

It may be possible to use summer tires during the warm months and winter tires when the snow starts to fall. 

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Essential Roadside Emergency Tips to Keep You Safe

Being prepared in the event of a roadside emergency will make all the difference in how safe you and your passengers will be. Keep these tips in mind before you head out in your vehicle.

  • Keep a roll of duct tape in the car. It can be very useful for patching holes or even repairing a blown radiator hose. It will last long enough to get the car running and to a local service center.
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An Alignment Inspection Requires a Trained Technician

When a vehicle is out of alignment, it’s not always obvious. Unless you do something like hit a pothole or slam into a curb, you might not even be aware of anything being out of specification. A common indicator of a vehicle being out of alignment, after a significant impact, is noticing that it pulls to the right or left impulsively. Typically, it’s an obvious pull; however, it can also be a slight drifting.

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The 2018 Ford EcoSport Is a Thing of Beauty

Compact SUV's have become more and more popular with drivers because they offer the additional storage of an SUV but the better fuel economy of a smaller car. That is why we here at Freeway Ford Truck Sales of Lyons, IL are excited to announce the arrival of the 2018 Ford EcoSport.

Hill start assist allows your vehicle to easily accelerate from a dead stop when going uphill adding a level of safety not seen before. 

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Keep a Firm Grip on the Road with Regular Tire Inspections

Keeping your vehicle in peak performance means paying attention to a wide range of factors, and few are more important that your tires. As the only part of your vehicle that actually touches the road, it is essential that you regularly inspect your tire pressure and tire tread to ensure you keep a firm grip on the pavement.

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