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Cruise into the fall season with a well maintained vehicle

Here at Zumbrota Ford we believe in routine maintenance and servicing your vehicle on the regular. Not only does this let you drive a safer vehicle, it also keeps it in great shape and allows us to find any issues that you may be unaware of.

 

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Our team of service experts will happily take a look at every aspect of your car and make sure it's running as well as it p

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2017 Ford Explorer Earns Respect of MotorWeek Team

Are you seeking a full-size SUV for you and yours? Well, if so, we here at Zumbrota Ford think you may well find a perfect pairing in ours, the 2017 Explorer.

And what makes us say that?

Click "play" on the clip below; here now to highlight some of the Explorer's best qualities are the car critics at MotorWeek:

We've little doubt that most motorists will find the Explorer's entry-level engine, a 3.5-liter V6, plenty peppy.

Mating to a six-speed automatic transmission, the base V6 is rated at a respectable 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of…

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This Family Has Fallen in Love with their New 2017 Ford Explorer

When it comes to family vehicles, the 2017 Explorer's quality speaks for itself. But some owners are so pleased they just can't keep quiet about it. Among these loyal Explorer drivers is the Sanchez family. Ford recently caught up with the Sanchezes to find out what they think of their 2017 Explorer.

"We definitely love it," father and husband Freddie Sanchez said. "All I ask Ford to do is just to keep it up."

 

 

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How often should you change your oil?

Our Quicklane team suggests you should go about 5,000 miles between oil changes under normal conditions. However, you should drop to 3,000 miles if you drive under severe conditions.

Severe driving conditions can take a toll on just about every part of your car — both inside and out.

But what exactly are severe conditions? AAA defines them as the following:

  • Driving on short trips of less than five miles in normal temperatures or less than 10 miles in freezing temperatures.
  • Driving in hot weather stop-and-go traffic.
  • Driving at low speeds of less than 50 miles per hour for…
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100,000 Mile Service; Do you know what to do?

Is your car still sticking it out at 100,000 miles!? That's great! We here at Zumbrota Ford want to make sure you are safe and secure in your car. Here are a couple of services Zumbrota Ford recommends for cars reaching their 100,000 mile mark

-Change engine oil and filter
-Test battery
-Free alignment check
-Ford trained technicians complete multi-point inspection
-Check air filter
-Vacuum front of car
-Wash windshield
-Inspect and lube all suspension components
-Inspect complete braking system
-Lube all locks and hinges
-Remove and clean battery cables and clean connections
-Replace cabin air filter…
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Services at 30,000/60,000/90,000 Miles; Do you know what to do?

Do you know what to get serviced when your car hits 30,000/60,000/90,000 miles? Take a look below at what our specialized team here at Quicklane at Zumbrota Ford recommends so your car continues to run smoothly and safely. 

-Performance engine oil service & new oil filter
-Perform air/fuel induction service
-Test battery
-Free alignment check 
-Ford trained technicians complete multi-point inspection
-Check air filter
-Vacuum front of car
-Wash windshield
-Inspect and lube all suspension components
-Inspect complete braking system
-Lube all locks and hinges
-Remove and clean battery cables and clean connections
-Replace cabin…
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15,000 Mile Service; Do you know what to do?

Do you know what you need to get checked once your car gets up to 15,000 miles?

Here are a couple of things that Zumbrota Ford suggests are important to get serviced to keep your car running smoothly and safely.

1- Change Engine Oil & Replace Filter 2- Rotate Inspect Tires 3- Test Battery 4- Free Alignment Check 5- Multi-Point Inspection 6- Check Air Filter 7- Vacuum Front Of Car 8- Wash Windshield 9- Inspect And Lube All Suspension Components 10- Inspect Complete Braking System 11- Lube Locks And Hinges 12- Inspect Cabin Air Filter 13- Replace Fuel Filter If…
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12 Fun Facts About Ford

Henry Ford, Founder of Ford Motor Company, standing next to a Ford Car. Ulmer's Auto Care provides the best Ford repair service in Milford, Anderson Township and Cincinnati, OH.
Ford has had a significant impact on the automotive industry since they first started distributing cars 110 years ago. 

1.   Ford is the second largest family owned company in the world. Henry Ford’s great grandson, William Clay Ford, Jr. currently resides as the company’s executive chairman.

1901 Ford Model A Car - First Ford Car2.   The very first Ford sold was to Dr. Pfennig in 1903, for a grand total of $850. The “Model A” had a 2-cylinder engine, and could reach a max speed of 30 mph

3.   Ford’s current CEO, William Clay Ford, Jr., or Bill Ford, currently owns the first Ford vehicle…

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Ford Has Quite the Head-Turner in the 2017 Fusion

Has your new-car search led you to the midsize sedan segment? Well, if so, we here at Zumbrota Ford think you'll find a whole heck of a lot to enjoy about ours, the 2017 Fusion.

"Such as what?" you wonder.

AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai explains all in the clip below; have a look and listen right here:

Rife with refinement, the Fusion's base model -- the S -- is not one to disappoint.

Standard amenities on this iteration include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, LED taillights, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, SYNC voice-command compatibility ...

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