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Your Transfer Case Is What Gives You the Option of Four Wheel Drive

The process of turning engine power into forwarding motion is a complex process involving a lot of moving parts. If you have a 4-wheel drive vehicle, then for you this process will sometimes include the use of a transfer case. The transfer case is exclusive to true 4-wheel drive vehicles. It is not present in 2-wheel drive or all-wheel drive vehicles.

The transfer case is engaged when the driver switches from 2 wheels drive to 4-wheel drive. When this happens, the transfer case will direct the power that it is receiving from the transmission down both drive shafts to both…

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The Different Types of Differential Systems

A differential system is what controls the level of torque and power that reach your wheels. There are multiple different types of differential systems on cars, and the type your vehicle has will generally depend on the type of drive that is, be it front or rear wheel, or four-wheel drive part time or full time. Regardless of the type, we are able to provide excellent differential service here at All Star Ford Lincoln in Prairieville, LA.

The simplest type of differential is called an open differential and is generally found only on older cars now. A more advanced type…

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The Benefits of Owning the Ford Focus SEL Sedan

Have you been thinking about getting a new car? Do you want a domestic model that is in your private range and has enough room for you to take long trips comfortably? If so, the Ford Focus SEL Sedan is a great option. The automobile has the SYNC 3 entertainment system that includes a touch screen and voice recognition. You'll also able to enjoy several radio stations and/or the comfort of heated seats while traveling.

The Ford SEL Sedan is equipped to seat five adults, and you'll get 36 miles per hour of highway driving and 26…

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Don’t Change Your Oil Too Often

Thanks to better engines and better oils, it is not necessary to get your oil changed as often as it used to. In fact, getting your oil changed too often can actually be harmful to your vehicle.

If you are not sure when to get your oil changed you can always refer to your owner's manual or consult with one of our trained technicians. You can usually tell when you need to get your oil changed if your oil if dark or sludgy when you check the dipstick. If your change oil light comes on or if your gas…

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Drive in Style with an SUV

The changes in technology have caused a change in all life areas. If you are deciding on which vehicle to buy, then an SUV is the best fit. Below are some of the features that make SUVs stand out.

For more details about the available SUVs, visit our dealership today view and select from a wide range of SUVs.

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Bald Is Not Beautiful When It Comes to Tires

Bald tires can be dangerous and even illegal in some states. Your tires grip on the road is the job of the tread. This is especially important on wet or icy roads. The tread wears down over time, which can lead to hydroplaning and sliding. Bald tires can lead to significantly longer stopping times, possibly causing an accident.

 

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2018 Ford F-150 Continues the Tradition


If you haven't been behind the wheel of the all-new 2018 Ford F-150, what are you waiting for? Stop in at All Star Ford Lincoln and see what the excitement is all about.

The 2018 Ford F-150 comes with many of the same standards you expect in a Ford including best in class towing capacity and torque. This year, the SYNC 3 infotainment system will have you focused on the road and still have total control of your mobile phone and audio system. Ford's Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane-Keeping System, and Curve Control will ensure that you arrive at…
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The 2018 Ford Fusion: The Ideal Sedan

The sedan has been a staple of American cars for decades, and with each passing year, new sedans are rolled on out onto dealership lots and are soon driving down the roads. But you have to ask yourself, "How do I know what I'm looking for in a sedan?"

Ford has you covered with their brand new 2018 Ford Fusion, which is the ideal sedan for all of your needs.

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Enjoy High-Octane Performance with the 2017 Ford Mustang

Might you be in the market for a sports coupe? Well, if so, we here at All Star Ford Lincoln believe you should make a point to meet ours, the 2017 Mustang.

How come?

Join carwow reviewer Mat Watson to find out; his appraisal of the Mustang is as follows:

The Mustang's entry-level engine, a 3.7-liter V6, promises to be a popular selection.

Offered with your pick of either a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic with paddle shifters, the V6 is rated at a robust 300 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque.

We appreciate this engine…

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Finance Options: Buy or Lease?

Deciding whether to buy or lease your next vehicle is a big decision. We want you to make an informed decision, so here are some pros and cons of both leasing and buying to help you.

Buying Pros

  • Most cost-effective in the long run.
  • When the loan is paid off you own the vehicle.
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