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Always Ensure You Have an Efficiently Working Differential

There are a number of reasons that could prove your speedometer is lying to you, and one of them is having a malfunctioning differential. Whether you are driving a two-wheel-drive or a four-while-drive, it is important to have your differential serviced for your car to move at the right speeds and reflect that speed correctly.

Different wheels spin at different speeds as you move around corners. The inner sides of the wheels normally go slower than the outer sides of the wheels. This is because the inner sides have to cover less distance than the outer sides.

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Transfer Cases: What You Might Not Have Known About Your 4-Wheel Drive

If you don't know very much about cars, you maybe haven't heard of the transfer case. This part on 4-wheel and all-wheel drive vehicles aren't as well-known as an engine, or even a timing belt for that matter, but it plays a huge role in the functioning of your 4-wheel or all-wheel drive.

What, exactly, is a transfer case, and what does it do? It's a gearbox that is responsible for shifting weight between the axles when one tire begins to slip. If you begin to hear a grinding, feel a vibration, and experience difficulties switching…

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Taking Your Oil Change Interval into Consideration

The rule about changing your oil every 3,000 miles is one we all grew up hearing. And it was appropriate at the time, given where engines and engine oil technology was at the time.

But over the years as engines have modernized, and synthetic oil blends have become more and more popular, many auto manufacturers are now recommending oil changes be done at intervals more like every 5,000 miles and even up to every 7,500 miles. This, of course, all depends on your particular vehicle and the type of oil that you use, but the fact remains…

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Drive with More Confidence in the Ford Focus SEL

As a full-size sedan, the Ford Focus SEL is spacious and lightweight. Affordable and economical, this model will positively impact the bottom lines of families. Under the hood, the Focus SEL is powered by a 2.0 L engine that operates on the Ti-VCT technology. To shift the vehicle into one of six gear speeds, you just need to adjust the SelectShift automatic transmission system. The PowerShift function provides excellent leverage and support for normal driving conditions.

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Americans Are in Love with Ford SUVs

If you’re thinking about buying an SUV, there are a few good reasons why it makes sense. People love off-roading, and many of today’s SUVs are built for it. While off-roading may not be a major part of your life, the urge will eventually hit. An abundance of passenger seating is also available.

 
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The Importance of tire tread

 

So, your new tires, which are supposedly good for 50,000 miles, seem to be looking a little dull around 35,000 miles and you're wondering how long until a trip to the tire shop. Tires are probably the most important thing on your car because they determine much of the ride quality and traction. There are several ways to indicate whether your tires need replacing, the best and most preferred way is to check tread-wear indicators which run horizontal to the tread pattern.

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2017 Ford F-150 - Family Trips with Family Song Time


The 2017 Ford F-150 includes interior features that allow precious song time with the family during long trips with fun planning family songs! Available at All Star Ford, the family will be put in position to enjoy singing your favorite family songs together for an ultimate bonding experience. Includes an attractive and large 8-inch touch-screen display for easy music control, satellite radio, 12-speaker Sony audio system and more for a quality family fun experience. In addition, the kids/teens who sit in the back seat can control audio by hooking up their MP3 player...
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Innovation, Ingenuity and Elegance: 2018 Ford Explorer


If you're searching for an SUV with plenty of power and high-performance capabilities, the 2018 Ford Explorer is the vehicle for you. This power and performance comes via the advanced EcoBoost engine. Depending on the base-model, consumers will either receive the 3.5L EcoBoost engine, the 3.5L Ti-VCT EcoBoost engine or the 2.3L EcoBoost engine.

The interior of this SUV is extraordinary thanks to its premium leather seating. It has plenty of leg-room even for the tallest of individuals. The 2018 Ford Explorer can actually seat at least seven passengers. That's right! The entire...
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2017 Ford Mustang Garners Acclaim from carwow

If ever there were a sports car that could leave us here at All Star Ford flat-out floored, our esteemed American automaker's -- the 2017 Mustang -- would no doubt be it.

And why's that, you ask?

carwow pundit Mat Watson has the answer; link up with him in the clip below:

A base model that's anything but basic, the Mustang V6 sure is a stunner.

Standard equipment on this trim includes 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic xenon headlights, LED taillamps, a limited-slip rear differential, keyless ignition and entry, a rearview camera, the SYNC infotainment platform, voice-command functionality ...

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Lease or Buy?

The choice whether to lease or buy your vehicle is one that requires a little research. Different options work best for different people and situations. There are pros and cons for both leasing and buying. Read below to see which option is best for you.

 

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