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Don’t Miss the Technology in a 2018 Ford Escape

Safety is at the center of everything that Ford aspires to do in manufacturing. Such is the reason why the brand crafted the Ford Escape with features that enhance driver capabilities to reduce the number of accidents that occur on the highway and in the city.

Ford Safe and Smart Package is comprised of technological advances that offer convenience and better views of the road. There are the driver-activated windshield wipers that can sense the intensity of the rain. The high beam headlamps also help during inclement weather conditions as they automatically activate when they detect fog...

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Rotating Your Tires Will Help Them to Last Longer

Your tires play a vital role in how well your vehicle handles. When tires are worn, especially when they are worn unevenly, the reduce how well your car hugs the road. One way to address this is to rotate your tires regularly to ensure that they wear down at a more even rate.

It is important to keep an eye out on the tread level of your car's tires. On front wheel drive cars, the front wheels will wear down faster than the rear tires. On a rear wheel drive car, the rear tires will wear down faster. Rotating…

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How Do My Car's Brake Pads Works and When Should I Replace Them?

If you're driving a car with disk brakes, the brake pads are a crucial part of the braking system. Without properly functioning brake pads, the car you're driving wouldn't slow down or stop like it usually does, putting you and the people around you in danger.

When you press the brake pedal, brake pads provide friction to slow or stop your car. The brake pads press on the brake rotors, which are the flat discs that you can often see resting behind your wheels. The friction and pressure created by the contact between the pads and rotors…

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Why You Need to Keep Your Gas Tank Full in Winter Months

Do not be too lazy to stop at a gas station when your gas gauge needle drops too low. Why do the auto experts at Smith Cairns Ford Lincoln advice motorists in Yonkers, NY to keep the gas tank full in winter?

We just do not want you to experience a condensation problem. In winter, drivers can see condensation on car windows especially in a frosty morning. Condensation also occurs if cold air or water vapor gets inside the gas tank. Filling up the gas tank prevents cold air from getting into the gas reservoir.

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Four Wheel or All-Wheel Drive; Which One is Right for You?

When the going gets tough, turn to your all-wheel or four-wheel drive. These features are now available on more car models, not only as an option but, also as a standard feature. You may have heard many mixed reviews on what these systems do and what they don't do. Smith Cairns Ford Lincoln would like to dispel some of the myths associated with these features.

Both systems are great for difficult terrain and poor weather conditions. They also both will assist you in getting to where you need to go without getting stuck. They do require more fuel when…

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Take Care of Auto Financing Online Before You Visit the Dealership

In order to make your automotive purchasing experience more achievable and convenient, you can get pre-financed online at our dealership website. Just take a few moments to fill out a form with some basic information and you will instantly know where you stand in that department.

By getting a pre-approval, you can spend your time focused on the car of your choice, whether it is a new or pre-owned vehicle.

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How to Get Your Road Trip Off to the Right Start

There are so many tips in order to prepare for traveling, including getting your car inspected before you leave. You will want to clean out your car and plan your road trips ahead of time so that you are not confused about your destination. You may need to check your vehicle for fluid levels, brakes, tires, and anything else to be certain that it is running.

 

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High-Tech Convenience Features Makes Driving the Ford Escape Highly Intuitive

Ford is continuing to improve the driving experience with innovative technology systems that prevents avoidable accidents, hands-free mobile syncing, and drive-assisted features. Do just get there, enjoy the ride in the new 2018 Ford Escape.

 

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2017 Ford Fusion Earns Respect of AutoGuide.com Staffers

Are you on the hunt for a midsize sedan for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Smith Cairns Ford Lincoln think you may well flip your wig for ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And what makes us say that?

Receive the requisite context from AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai; her critique of the Fusion is as follows:

The Fusion's mid-level model -- the Titanium -- is arguably one of its most enticing.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a 240-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine, 18-inch wheels, upgraded taillamps, a rear spoiler, ambient cabin lighting, eight-way ...

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