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Preparing Your Vehicle For Winter Storage

Preparing your vehicle for winter storage

It’s late September, the warm fun days of summer are gone, and the harsh cold reality of winter is rapidly approaching. Now some people choose to put their classic vehicles away during the winter as salt used on New Jersey roads can be harsh on the metals and paint finishes of classic vehicles. To keep these rolling pieces of history in good condition, it is important to take the proper steps when preparing your vehicle for winter storage.

            …wait you don’t know what to do? Ok don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of some recommended steps to store your vehicle over the winter.

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Transparency in the Car Buying Process

Things You Must Know When Buying a Car

Transparency:  clear, unhindered honesty in the way that a person or company conducts business.

Wouldn’t it be nice if the world and its people went about their lives without telling a lie? If they conducted their personal and business lives with 100% transparency? Unfortunately, this is not the case. Many businesses are looking for personal gains at the expense of their customers. This has been the case for many years, most notably in the automotive industry. The car business has earned a bad reputation since its existence and many people are extremely skeptical when they are shopping  for a new or pre-owned vehicle.

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Top 10 Driving Apps for your Smartphone

Top 10 Best Apps for Driving

Top 10 Best Driving Apps for Your Car

We already know that Smartphone integration with the current generation of vehicles is at an all time high, so naturally we want to show you how to take it to the next level.  Is there an app for that?  Yes, actually, there’s dozens.  From navigation apps to gas savers, there are plenty options to help you save time and money while driving.

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Self-Driving Cars: The Future of Automobiles

Self Driving Driver Less Car

When it comes to automotive technology, the future is now.  Self-Driving cars are no longer just a concept, many companies are implementing many self-driving features into their vehicles today.  When a complete and fully functional self-driving car hits the market, it will not so much be released with a bang, but rather introduced as the next installment of features we are already seeing today.  There are a handful of vehicles right now available with technology such as adaptive cruise control that will adjust to surrounding traffic speed, collision prevention systems that can bring a vehicle to a stop to avoid an accident, and active lane keeping that will actually steer the car without the help or a driver on straight lines and highway curves, to name a few.

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How to Determine Vehicle Equity

How to Determine Vehicle Equity

How to Determine Vehicle Equity

If your thinking about trading in or selling your vehicle, then vehicle equity is something you should know about. Having equity in your vehicle means it is worth more than you owe on it. It is easy to determine equity on your vehicle if you have already paid it off. The value of the vehicle is then considered the amount of equity you have. If you’re still paying your vehicle off, then it could be a little tricky.

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Ford Certified Pre Owned Program

Ford Certified Pre-Owned Program Used Car Trucks

If you’re a first time car buyer, or someone just looking for a good deal, a pre-owned vehicle is a smart investment. Used cars are more reliable today than ever before. You can get a great bargain for a vehicle that’s only a year old with a couple thousand miles because that vehicles value has already depreciated about 20-30%. The great thing is, just because the value has depreciated, doesn’t mean the vehicle won’t last you another 10 years. Mileage, safety, and whether or not the vehicle is still under warranty could all be factors in the decision being made to buy a certain vehicle. This is where the Ford Certified Pre Owned Program makes it easy.

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Vehicles Ford Should Bring Back: Part 1 – Trucks

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Vehicles Ford Should Bring Back: Part 1 – Trucks

Ford is one of the leading company’s on the edge of innovation and technology, not just in the automotive industry, but globally in a world where keeping up with the rapid changing advances in our lives is vital. The 2014 Ford line up is one of the most  cutting-edge, stylish line up that the automotive industry has seen to date. With the substantial improvement in MyFord Touch and Ford Sync, Ford is revolutionizing what is available to you while you’re on the road. Great gas-mileage across the board, combined with stylish new looks and Ecoboost engines, creates a line up with a little something for everyone. That being said, there are a few iconic, niche models that we demand Ford to reinstate for the sake of keeping their historic identity. In part 1, we bring you 3 truck models we believe Ford should bring back from the dead!

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