Odd Texas Vehicle & Traffic Laws You Never Knew Existed

May 18th, 2018 by
Odd Texas Vehicle_Traffic Laws You Never Knew Existed

Consider this scenario: You take the San Pedro Ave exit off the 410 loop, hoping to grab some lunchtime grub, when you spot a swirl of red and blue in your rearview. Crud—they must have found your stash of illegally obtained cow milk. Now pulled over as far as possible—because you can’t pull over any…

Fact or Fiction? Our Car Myth Busters are on the Case

May 18th, 2018 by
Fact or Fiction_Our Car Myth Busters are on the Case

Ever wonder if those old wives’ tales, urban legends, and driving myths you’ve heard are true? The sleuths at our Northside Ford dealership are here to confirm or bust the most common myths about buying, owning, and driving a vehicle. Let’s get to work! Myth #1: Red Cars Get Pulled Over More Often A common…

Avoid These 4 Common Causes of Auto Paint Damage

April 16th, 2018 by
Avoid These 4 Common Causes of Auto Paint Damage

Aside from rogue shopping carts, Texas-sized hail, and collisions, your car’s paint is probably pretty safe with routine washes and waxes. But don’t let its rugged appearance fool you! Car paint has enemies hiding in the oddest of nooks and crannies. Here are 4 everyday causes of auto paint damage that you can avoid if…

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The Newbie Car Owner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Ford Motor Oil

April 16th, 2018 by
The Newbie Car Owner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Ford Motor Oil

5W-20 or 10W-30? Synthetic or conventional? Cheap or expensive? Much like choosing a pair of sneakers, what you decide to put in your Ford’s engine can have a huge impact on how it performs on asphalt. If your engine oil is too viscous, you run the risk of waking up to a car that won’t…

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Own an Older Ford? The New Ford SmartLink Dongle Offers Wi-Fi & More

April 16th, 2018 by
What Comes with SmartLink

By the beginning of 2020, Ford plans to overhaul its lineup by releasing all their models with standard 4G LTE hotspots. That’s great and all, but what about you and your 2014 Ford Focus? You deserve to stay connected too, right? Ford engineers agree, which is why they’ve just released their own smart dongle. “Whoa!…

Posted in 2017 Models, Technology

Bad Alternator, Battery or Something Else? Common Reasons Your Car Won’t Start

March 20th, 2018 by

When you were a kid, running out of Fruit Loops was your biggest fear. As an enlightened adult, your worst nightmare is probably a bit more pragmatic: like missing work because your car won’t start. You turn the key. A faint guh-guh-guh sounds off from under the hood. You panic, smacking the steering wheel with…

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Ford Fulfils a Promise at the 2018 NAIAS with the All-New 2019 Ranger

March 20th, 2018 by

Remember the Ford Ranger? The original Ranger debuted in 1983 and sold like hotcakes for more than two decades. But Ford stopped producing the Ranger late in 2011—the 2012 model was the last—due to slowing sales. In 2017, the demand for mid-size pickup trucks picked up steam, so Ford announced plans to bring back the Ranger, exciting…

What Tread Depth Should I Replace My Tires?

February 16th, 2018 by
Is a patched tire safe?

The tread on your tire is as important as the foundation under your home—you wouldn’t want to build a house on a slab of thin cardboard, would you? The same can be said of driving with a set of bald tires. But when exactly should you replace your tires? Is there a certain tread depth…

Car Hail Damage FAQ

February 15th, 2018 by
What can I do to protect my car from hail storms

Hail + Car = Bad News. It’s simple math. What’s not so simple is navigating the waters after your car has already been damaged by an unfortunate hail storm. Allow us to answer your hail damage questions as best we can. What is hail? Ice, in the shape of a rock, that falls magically from…

Posted in Body Shop, Hail Repair

Ford SYNC 3 Adds Amazon Alexa & Google Waze

February 5th, 2018 by

What wonderful times we live in! Just a decade ago, saying the words “in-cabin Bluetooth connectivity” would confuse just about any car shopper. Now, with Ford’s newest additions of Waze and Alexa to their SYNC infotainment system, we’re entering a new era of technology—and potentially baffling terminology. Here’s what’s on the horizon, in layman’s terms….

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