Archive for the ‘FAQs’ Category
How to keep your car cool this summer
The summer can be a great time and be a lot of fun, but sometimes it can be a little too much to handle. We want to give you some tips on how to keep your car cool this summer. Let’s take a look and see what you can do to keep your car from turning into a sauna this year. (more…)
We’ve all been there – you’re driving along, totally focused on your favorite album or that important phone call you just had with your best friend, when you see the “Low Fuel” light start flickering in your vehicle. You’re not sure where the next gas station is, but you have a feeling that you’d better get there soon before you have a new problem to take care of. Today, we want to help relieve your anxiety a bit if this situation were to occur – if you’ve ever wondered “How far can you drive your Ford vehicle when the “Low Fuel” Light comes on?” our Kovatch Ford team will show you today! (more…)
Reasons to schedule a service appointment to get your brakes checked, replaced, or adjusted
The short answer to “When should I get my brakes checked?” is any time you feel concerned about the stopping power of your vehicle. You should never leave the driveway worried that your brakes may fail you, because that could lead to injury or fatality that is preventable. It’s never a bad idea to have an expert regularly inspect your brakes or to do an at-home assessment yourself. With winter coming up, it is especially important to make sure your brakes are ready for icy pavement.
If you feel unsure as to whether your concern about your brakes is merited or not, keep reading to find out the most common reasons you should schedule a service appointment. Here at Kovatch Ford, we can check, replace, or adjust your brakes as needed.
Ford Vehicle Identification Number Location
Your Ford VIN, or vehicle identification number, is a 17-character code made up of letters and numbers that is associated with your specific vehicle. Ford owners can find their VIN numbers in a variety of locations including on their title, registration, or vehicle maintenance paperwork. The VIN can also be found in select locations on the actual vehicle. (more…)
2018 Ford Escape performance specs and drivetrain features
Especially in the Ford family, there are plenty of options at your disposal if you’re in search of a high-quality, top-performing crossover model. Though they all bring something different to the table, none have been able to consistently reach the level of status and achievement as the 2018 Escape. It’s been a market leader for long periods of time, but a common question we get asked here at Kovatch Ford is whether or not it’s able to take you off the beaten path with ease. Join us as we run through the 2018 Ford Escape performance specs and drivetrain features to get your answer! (more…)
Most Common Reasons for Check Engine Light Coming On
One day you are driving and you see a little light come on informing you it’s time to check your engine. The check engine light is one of the most common indicator lights that flicker on the dashboard. This light can be frustrating, because the problem is not always obvious. However, this is one light you do not want to ignore.
It doesn’t matter who you are or what you do; from time to time, life has a way of catching up to all of us. The reasons may vary, but we sometimes find ourselves with credit standing outside of where we’d like it to be. With this in mind, we have some good news to share with you! Our sales team at Kovatch Ford will show you how to rebuild your credit with a car loan – not only will you be in line for some top-tier Ford vehicles, but we’ll show you how to get the best deal and price for what you’re looking for! (more…)
Though we hate to admit it, the beautiful fall weather that blankets eastern Pennsylvania will soon give way to a colder, whiter look. Winter can be fun for a number of reasons, but it can also prove to be a challenge when you’re trying to drive through the powdery stuff. To combat this, join our Kovatch Ford team today as we show you how to get your Ford vehicle ready for winter weather. This way, you’ll be prepared no matter what the condition! (more…)
Common reasons that a Ford vehicle is not starting
It’s one of the most annoying experiences there is; you’re all packed and ready to go on your road trip or commute, you’ve placed your key in the ignition, but nothing’s happening. The feeling of a dead car isn’t fun for anyone, and it can often be a hassle trying to determine why your Ford vehicle won’t start. That’s where we come in; join our Kovatch Ford team today as we take you through some of the most common culprits for a vehicle that isn’t turning on! (more…)
When you’re on the road, there aren’t many things that are worse for your vehicle than coming across a flat tire. Not only can it be annoying, it can also cause some serious damage to your Ford model if you don’t take care of the problem quickly. That’s where we come in; our team at Kovatch Ford will show you how to change a flat tire in a Ford vehicle so you can be prepared should the situation arise! (more…)