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Vehicle Maintenance Schedule Responsibility

You should know a lot about your car or truck in order to keep it nice. In order to do so, take a look at your vehicle maintenance schedule. This can be found in your owner’s manual. You will see how much of a difference it will make after you read.

In the vehicle maintenance schedule, you will learn what needs to be done and when. Once you are aware of this, you can make plans to have your car or truck looked at.

At our dealership, we understand that you need to follow the advice in your vehicle…
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Fit Your Favorite Car Into Your Budget With a Lease

If you're looking for a new car on a limited budget, you may want to consider a lease. As opposed to buying a new car (whether outright or using a loan), most people can typically lease that same car with a lower monthly payment. If you can't afford to own a specific car, leasing can be a way to fit it into your budget.

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Navigate life more easily with the Ford Escape

You never know what each new day will bring. Life is unpredictable, which is why choosing a vehicle that you can rely on is so significant in making your driving experience enjoyable and pleasant. The 2017 Ford Escape is always a vehicle we recommend here at Valu Ford and Chrysler, and we know that you're going to feel totally catered to with every mile that passes.


You have a lot on your hands. We have just the trick to make you feel unstoppable. #FordEscape

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These Road Trip Kits are Essential to a Great Vacation

It's summer time and that means it's the perfect time for a road trip with your friends or family. However, before you pack up and leave, it's important that you have the right gear along so you can be ready for nearly any situation that may occur in the cabin. The pros from have made a list of two kits you're going to want to bring along - an emergency kit and a convenience kit - so take a look below and learn more. We have a written list but, if you need more details, watch…

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carwow Delivers Details on 2017 Ford Mustang

Are you seeking a sports car for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Valu Ford and Chrysler would be quick to encourage you to try ours, the 2017 Mustang, on for size.

And why's that?

We'll let carwow critic Mat Watson explain. His evaluation of the Mustang is as follows:

There is no doubt a great deal to appreciate about the Mustang's entry-level engine, a 3.7-liter V6.

Available with your pick of either a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic with shifter paddles, the V6 makes a muscular 300 horsepower and…

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Ford Offers Fresh Spin on the Full-Size SUV with 2017 Flex

If you're searching for a large-and-in-charge utility vehicle but are sick of the same old same, your friends here at Valu Ford and Chrysler feel it's high time you had a look at the convention-smashing 2017 Flex.

What makes this one different than the rest? The answer, conveniently enough, can be found within the video review below. Join our friends over at Edmunds, as they highlight the best qualities of the Flex:

A serious stunner from tip to tail, the Flex's range-topping Limited model pulls out all the stops.

Standard equipment on this trim includes 19-inch wheels…

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2017 Ford Fusion is One Striking Midsize Sedan

If you're seeking a midsize sedan for your next automotive purchase, we here Valu Ford and Chrysler think you may well meet your match in ours, the 2017 Fusion.

And why's that? Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here with an explanation; join her in the clip below:

We've little doubt that most shoppers will be satisfied by the Fusion's entry-level engine, a 2.5-liter four-cylinder.

Teaming with a six-speed automatic transmission, the base four-banger is rated at a respectable 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. It's available in front-drive form only.


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2018 Ford Expedition Unveiled at Chicago Auto Show

Earlier this year, Ford unveiled a brand-new, fully redesigned Ford Expedition at the Chicago Auto Show. What's new with this full-size SUV?

Ford is slow to release exact specs for the next-generation Expedition, which is due to arrive at Valu Ford and Chrysler sometime this fall. Rumors abound about the increased horsepower and torque on the 3.5-liter V6 engine it shares with the F-150, but mum's the word officially.

What we do know is it will be 300 pounds lighter, owing to its new aluminum body—another move taken right out of the F-150's playbook. Since…

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Be Prepared For That Road Trip

Everyone wants an uneventful trip. But traffic jams, flat tires, and screaming kids could halt the fun before it even starts. The best thing to do is be prepared. Arm yourself with the best child kit you can put together. Place items in that kit that are age appropriate. You want to make sure that they will stay entertained for as long as you need them to be. If you plan to bring electronics for the kids, make sure you pack the chargers to go with them. That way you can avoid that disaster all together.

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Is It Time to Swap Your Car Battery?

Your car’s battery is like the brain of your vehicle. It controls your windows, lights, the ability to drive, and more. But what happens when it stops working? Here are 3 signs it could be time to swap your battery for a new one:

Check Engine Light
Yes, that flickering light we all dread is a sign of the impending death of your car battery.

Slow Crank
When your car seems sluggish turning on, your battery is wearing down.

Physical Damage to Battery
It’s a sure sign when your battery is leaking, bloating, or low on battery fluid…
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