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The 2018 Ford Expedition is a More Passenger-Friendly F-150

There are too many similarities to name between the 2018 Ford Expedition and the F-150, but we can try.

Both use military-grade aluminum alloy to reduce body weight. Both have an available 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine with 470 pound-feet of torque, paired with an all-new 10-speed automatic transmission. Both are available with Pro Trailer Backup Assist, which helps steer intuitively when reversing.

The 2018 Expedition will even be able to tow up to 9,300 pounds.

The reason you should pick the Expedition SUV over the F-150 pickup is if you have passengers to accommodate. The F-150...

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Prepare for Roadside Emergencies -- Bring These Items!

 

 

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Are you prepared for a roadside emergency?

No one really likes to think about having vehicle breakdowns, but they happen to the best of us. That's why it pays to be prepared with a roadside emergency kit.

You can buy these kits premade, but we find it's often better (not to mention cheaper) to gather the appropriate items and assemble a kit yourself.

Here are a few of our item suggestions should you decide to make your own kit:

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2018 Ford F-150 is Coming This Fall, But Diesel Customers Have a Longer Wait


The updated 2018 Ford F-150 is due to arrive in Salina sometime this fall, and is bringing with it gorgeous new style (complemented by several appearance packages), and more powerful new engine options.

Five engines will be available for customers to choose from right away:

  • All-new 3.3-liter Ti-VCT V6, with 290 horsepower, 265 pound-feet of torque. Replacing old 3.5-liter base engine.
  • Improved 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 with 325 horsepower, and 25 pound-feet more torque than previous generation, making a round 400 pound-feet torque.
  • Improved 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8, also with better output: 395 horsepower, 400 pound-feet torque
  • Returning…
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Stay Classy and Capable in the 2017 Ford F-150 Platinum

We here at Long McArthur Inc. have no doubt that there's a Ford model for everyone and, when it comes to Gary "The Ripper" Ripowski, that perfect model is the 2017 Ford F-150 in the Platinum trim. Offering luxuries like massaging seats, a gorgeous design that an engineer like Gary can appreciate, reliability to put your trust in, and much more, we couldn't be happier for him! If you're interested in what…

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Get Ready For That Road Trip

Road trips can make memories that last a lifetime. Whether it is a planned destination or an impromptu trip, road trips are meant for fun. But to prepare for your road trip you need to get your vehicle looked over first. Belts can break, tires can blow, and wipers need to be replaced. But if you get your car in the shop then you can have the mechanics to give your vehicle a thorough check before you leave. You can have them check everything so you don't have to worry about the belts breaking and so on. Once you…
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Signs Your Car Battery Needs to be Serviced

Being able to identify that your car battery is failing will allow you to be able to enjoy all the luxuries in your car that rely on the battery to stay powered. Here are a few warning signs that you need to have your car battery serviced.
  • The car battery has a strange odor coming from it and the casing is appearing to be bloated and swollen.
  • Each time the car is started, the engine cranks very slowly.
  • In the morning, the car headlights appear to be very dim after car is running.
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Allow For Extra Time When Traveling

Allowing yourself plenty of time is part of driving safely. When planning for your daily driving routes, don't be in a rush. Give yourself an appropriate amount of time to reach your destinations. This rule should be applied to driving to work, home, or going out on the town. Rushing yourself or not allowing enough time for travel can cause accidents to occur. Unexpected changes in local traffic flow are to be expected. In fact, almost all driving requires extra time and allowing for the unexpected. Nothing causes traffic to back up quicker, than a series of drivers all…
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What To Do For Better Mileage

People always ask how they can get better mileage. There are some tricks that can be adopted and made into habits that will save a lot of gas.
  • Always use cruise control on the highway. This saves a lot of gas by simply keeping the exact same pressure on the gas pedal.
  • Never take off like a dragster when your are at a stop sign or a stop light. Apply enough pressure normally, and slowly increase pressure on the pedal until you reach your desired speed.
  • Inflate your tires properly. Improperly inflated tires are the number one enemy of good…
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2017 Ford Fusion

Buying a new car can be a hassle. Many people today are not trusting of car dealers, and that is a shame. We are a company that has worked hard to provide the best quality service to our customers over the years. With all of the changes in the industry, the 2017 Ford Fusion is now leading in a variety of ways. Come on by today to check out the new and improved areas of this vehicle. We want to help you find that great deal that you will tell all of your friends about.

With all of the changes…
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