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Easing the Drive in the Ford Transit Connect

The Ford Transit Connect has the versatility to meet all your business needs. Its passenger interior can accommodate up to seven passengers with third-row seats in the long wheelbase that can slide backward and forward to adjust room. Cargo models max out with 149 cu. ft. of storage and 1,610 lbs. of payload.

Even when the morning is icy, and frost is caked on the windshield, the Electric Windshield Defroster helps you see more clearly more quickly. Pull out of your warehouse more quickly with the Rear-View Camera that shows live video of the area behind your bumper.

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Is Tire Pressure Important?

Making sure that your tires maintain your vehicle's recommended pressure is important. Properly inflated tires provide benefits such as increased fuel efficiency and a smoother ride. However, if your tires aren't inflated to the recommended level, they can reduce your mileage, damage your wheels, or even blowout.

Having your tire pressure checked is important when you have your vehicle serviced. Making sure that your tires are always inflated properly can go a long way towards preserving them and keeping your car on the road for years to come.

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A Couple of Design Features Offered By the 2018 Ford Mustang

If you are shopping for a new muscle car, then the 2018 Ford Mustang is among one of the most popular muscle cars on the market. To help you learn more about the 2018 Mustang, here are a few of the car's notable design features.

The new model comes with a new optional black accent wheel design. This provides the exterior with a crisp, contemporary appeal. The Black Accent Package features 19-inch Ebony Black wheels. You also have a wide range of exterior color options with the new model. The 2018 Mustang is offered in 11 exterior colors, which…

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How to Jump-Start Another Car

Once you understand a few basic points, and with some practice, you can jump start another vehicle. The first thing to realize is that each end of the jumper cables has a positive and a negative charge. The positive is indicated in red and the negative charge is in black. Be aware that once you begin connecting the cables to one of the batteries, you should use care not to touch the others to a metal surface.

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Know This Vital Piece of Your Vehicle: Your Brake Pads

Cars are complex pieces of machinery with many moving parts, and there's a lot to learn about them. That's why it's common for people to scratch their heads and tell the mechanic to fix whatever is wrong with the vehicle, without a full explanation. But there's an automotive piece on your braking system that is worth understanding. It's your brake pads.

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Ford Escape is What Technology Was Meant to Be

Ford Escape will amaze with all its technology, which is probably why it’s such a popular crossover. It offers the comfort of a car and the power and technology of an SUV. Visit us today at Sam Leman Ford Bloomington and check out the latest models and technology features.

The Enhanced Active Park Assist will help you park in even the hardest spots with minimal effort on your part. It scans for the right spot, signals when ready and even helps you steer out of the spot. The Side Sensing System alerts you if you’re too close to…

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Is Your Alignment Causing Issues?

If you’ve had new tires put on your vehicle recently, then that should have included an alignment. From there, opinions vary on the frequency that you should have it checked. It’s generally considered a good idea to include alignment in with your thorough annual maintenance check. Often people just accept misalignment by overcompensating at the steering wheel to keep the car straight.

Your vehicle’s alignment affects many other aspects of its operation. For example, if you’re trying to stop on wet pavement, a car that’s correctly aligned will perform much better than one...

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Book a Routine Maintenance Appointment Online in Minutes

Nothing can be more frustrating than arriving at the service center to get work done on your car and discover you have several hours to wait before the car even gets on the lift. Now you can significantly reduce those waiting times by using the online service scheduler.

Here is how the online service scheduler works: Simply access the online service scheduler software. Choose a day that you would like to go to the dealership for an oil change, tire rotation, or even a brake inspection. Now narrow down that selection by choosing the time that you want the team…

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Settle on the Right SUV for Your Needs

Many people believe vehicle warranty is one of the most important factors to consider before purchasing a new one. They often compare two competitive makes and models before making a decision to buy. These days though, most vehicles come with basic warranties, and that is certainly true for the 2018 Ford Expedition and the GMC Yukon. These two vehicles come with a 3 years/36,000 miles basic warranty.

Seating is another feature that most buyers want to know more about. This is important since most folks purchasing large SUVs have several family members for which comfort...

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Road Trip Tips for Smooth Holiday Travels

Whether you'd like to see the Grand Canyon, or, just visiting family, a road trip is always a great idea. Our team at Sam Leman Ford Bloomington has prepared these travel tips to get you there efficiently and safely. We also recommend stopping in or scheduling an appointment for routine maintenance and any repairs. Safety should always be a consideration when driving, especially long distances.

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