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Take Care of Your Tire Tread and Pressure Levels

Whether you're thinking about buying a new car or you already have one you love, it's important to understand how tire tread and pressure works. Did you know that your tire's tread depth and pressure can affect your car? Here's what you need to know.

First off, tread naturally wears down over time. This is why it's important to have regular tire rotations performed. Proper tread depth is vital when it comes to driving safely. If your tread depth isn't deep enough, you'll have difficulty driving on snow or ice. More importantly, improper…

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Explore the Alphabet Soup on the Sidewalls of Your Tires

What do all those letters, numbers and dashes on the sides of your tires mean? All tires go through a thorough screening process for safety and standards. The procedure is monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the standards are set and maintained by the Uniform Tire Quality Grading (UTQG) code. Let the Fort Mill Ford team help you decipher the code!

The first letter tells what vehicle the tire is for. For example, P is a passenger car tire. The section width is measured in millimeters. 

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Tips for Selecting an AWD or 4WD Vehicle

Visit Fort Mill Ford soon to compare the variety of SUV and truck models we have in stock! We are pleased to help you compare AWD (All-Wheel Drive) and 4WD (Four-Wheel Drive) models to make an empowered shopping choice. Since you want to make a remarkable choice, our staff will help you distinguish between these two types, focusing on a number of factors including:

  • The particular type of vehicle you want. Generally, high-performance vehicles, including sedans and crossovers, are AWD, whereas large SUVs and trucks come in a 4WD setting.
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Explore the 2018 Ford Explorer


The 2018 Ford Explorer is an SUV with a difference. SUVs have for long been a favorite type of cars. As a driver, the excellence of the new vehicle brand is something worth considering. With the 2018 Ford Explorer, more innovations are expected.

The SUV has a new and improved grille and freshened diffuser at the posterior view. The latest SUV has a modem that provides 4G LTE connectivity which is capable of connecting ten devices. Through this connection, the driver can check the levels of fuel, know the car’s location, as well as lock and unlock through an…
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Some Information Concerning the 2017 Ford F-150


If a person is looking for a truck that could help them get some tough work done, they may want to consider the 2017 Ford F-150. The F-150 is a truck that is built tough and it is strong enough to handle some very tough workplace conditions.

The 2017 Ford F-150 has some features that some people may find interesting. The truck includes technology that may help make the truck more comfortable and easier to use. One example of the truck's technology is its driver assist features. The F-150's driver assist features help drivers handle the truck in…
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Accessories with a Purpose

While some accessories are just for show, and others are for a specific purpose, Ford has made splash guards specifically for their vehicles that fit both these categories. Every Ford model will have its own custom-fit splash guard to ensure that your vehicle is maintained and protected to the greatest extent possible, while still showing-off the specific model's style.

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The Importance of a Budget

When you want to buy a vehicle, you need to make sure that you can afford it. That seems like a simple concept, but there are a lot of people that don’t even consider making a budget to see how much they actually have available to spend after their regular expenses.

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Getting Ready for Summer

Summer is right around the corner, and it's time to get your Ford vehicle back into its "Summer Bod." To help you with that, our Service Center is staffed with trained technicians who know your Ford like the back of their hands. Whether you just need a tune-up, brakes replaced, or the unthinkable became unavoidable, we want to restore your Ford to the same driving performance it had when you drove it off the lot for the first time.

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