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4 tips for getting the most miles out of your car
We all want to make our wallets happy and stick to the budget. Gas is one of the more fluid aspects of the budget that isn’t necessarily set in stone. We have compiled some tips together to help get you the most out of your fuel and save you some cash.
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.
4 things you should always keep inside your vehicle for winter driving
With Christmas trees and New Year’s cheers unfortunately comes ice, snow, and below-freezing temperatures. While these conditions may be optimal for snowball fights or sitting by a fire, driving in these conditions does not exactly make it feel like a winter wonderland. Icy roads and white-out conditions are dangerous for even the most seasoned drivers. That’s why we’re sharing our top 4 things to keep in your vehicle for safe winter driving.
The common automotive consumer of today needs the ultimate knowledge that they will be kept safe no matter the conditions or elements that rage outside. For these ideals, Ford has become a trusted model brand in the minds of many, especially when you consider its available Safe and Smart Package. This safety suite, available on most new Ford models, combines top-tier tech innovation with down home driver assistance, which combine to provide you with much needed peace of mind on the road. Check out the top features of the Ford Safe and Smart Package right here with Kovatch Ford today! (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…)
2017 Ford sedan fuel efficiency comparison
If you’re in the market for a reliable and durable sedan, there’s no doubt that you’ve taken a look at what the Ford line has to offer. Whether you’re looking for practicality (such as the Fiesta and Focus), status (Fusion and Taurus) or pure and unbridled power (Mustang), you can rest assured that every model has what it takes to give you the most out of every tank of gas. Ford is home to some of the most economical vehicles on the market, so come on in and check out our 2017 Ford sedan fuel efficiency comparison right here at Kovatch Ford! (more…)
If you’re looking at buying a pre-owned vehicle, you may be worried that the vehicle is going to come with hidden issues that require costly repairs. One way you can avoid that headache is by purchasing a Certified Pre-Owned Ford rather than a used Ford. But wait…aren’t Certified Pre-Owned and used the same thing? Not even close! There are some pretty big differences between the two, so read on to find out more! (more…)
Things can be somewhat stressful when you’re looking for a new-to-you vehicle. It can be difficult to know exactly how the car was treated by past owners or if there are hidden issues with the vehicle, but we take the guesswork and worrying out of shopping for a pre-owned vehicle here at Kovatch Ford. We are dedicated to providing world-class customer service, and that starts with making sure the vehicle we’re selling is up to our standard. (more…)
If you own or are looking to own a vehicle that has towing ability, you already know about all the fun recreational possibilities you have! Whether you’re looking to tow a small trailer or large boat, it’s important to know how much your vehicle can safely tow, so read on for more info! (more…)