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Here are a Few Interior Features That Come with the 2018 Ford Expedition

Are you looking for a reliable full-size SUV? If so, we invite you to read about the 2018 Ford Expedition. Aside from a stylish exterior, the new Expedition comes with a variety of interior features. To learn more about the interior features, read further.

The 2018 Ford Expedition comes with comfort enhancing features such as the available leather-trimmed heated front bucket seats, which help keep your lower back and legs fresh on long drives.

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The Ford Taurus Is a True Performer on the Highway

The Ford Taurus continues to deliver the same exacting performance as it has since its inception. This reliable mid-size sedan has all the power and room you need to accomplish your errands in comfortable style.

You can go places quickly with the 3.5L Ti-VCT engine that boasts a powerful horsepower of 288 and a six-speed SelectShift transmission that allows drivers to override the automatic transmission.

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Why is Your Tire Pressure Light On?

Do you think about your tire pressure every time you start up your car? Probably not, but your tire pressure monitoring system is doing that for you. It's keeping you safe, and saving you money in fuel costs at the same time. Here's what you need to know when the light goes on.

Aside from tire punctures, or other tire damage, your pressure sensors may be triggered by changes in outdoor temperatures. 

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Front Wheel Drive or Rear Wheel Drive: What's the Difference?

Here at Carbone Ford of Bennington in Bennington, VT, we want you to have all the information you need to be able to choose the vehicle that is just right for you. The decision of whether to go with a front wheel drive vehicle or a rear wheel drive vehicle is an important one, and it will depend on several factors.

If you need a vehicle that can handle a lot of rough treatment and has excellent balance, then you might want to consider a rear wheel drive vehicle

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Having A Flat Tire Is No Reason to Panic

All drivers at some point will have to deal with changing a flat tire. If you haven't been through that before then it can be somewhat of an intimidating task. The good news is that if you know what to do then it is actually pretty simple. Follow these steps to get your flat tire changed:

  • Break the lug nuts loose with the lug wrench
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Do You Know What a Differential is in Your Vehicle?

A rear differential is a gear housing situated between the two rear wheels in a rear-wheel-drive (RWD) vehicle. The rear wheels push the car forward in a RWD configuration with the help of the differential's gears keeping them in synch.

The direction and force of the turn require the two wheels to function at different speeds and travel different distances. 

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Pot Holes and Other Hazards Damage Suspension

A vehicles suspension is one of the sturdier parts of a car. Generally constructed of steel it can last for tens of thousands of miles before needing a major repair. However, roadway conditions and aggressive driving styles can impact the life of your suspension dramatically. We like to save people money at Carbone Ford of Bennington in Bennington, VT, so here are some things to avoid to help prolong the life of your suspension and ensure its maximum performance.

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Measure Your Tire Tread Depth for Safer Driving

Tires have different tread depths related to the tire type. The standard tread depths are 2/32 inch, 4/32 inch, and 10/32 inch. The 2/32inch served as the old standard and is currently illegal to drive on in the Bennington, VT roadways. The 4/32 inch depth is the new standard, but can increase the risk of accidents on slippery roads. The last tire tread depth is the 10/32 inch, and it's highly recommended for your safety.

You can check your car tire treads at home or at your dealership. Many typical car users do…

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2018 Ford Fiesta: Made for Families

Many people like the large size of a new SUV but do not particularly enjoy the higher gas bill related to powering around all that weight. Others enjoy the broad interior of an SUV, but usually they don’t favor the huge body on the road. In order to meet the demands of car buyers, Ford introduced the 2018 Ford Fiesta.

The Ford Fiesta serves as a wonderful midsize hatchback for those who want something in the middle. 

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