The Need of Getting Your Auto Fluids Changed

Remember that you ought to get your car oil changed semi-yearly. The oil in your engine can get bogged down with debris in the long run and turn sludgy and this can negatively affect your engine.

You ought to change transmission fluid every 30,000 miles. When checking your liquid levels and you see particles or get a burnt fluid odor, the time has come to change it.

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Keep These Tips In Mind For Your Road Trip

You should keep several things in mind for your road trip. You might want to construct a pre-road trip checklist. You don't have to. That's what our service team does to help. We can make sure your vehicle is running well before you ever venture off for your next destination.

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What Sets the 2017 Ford Explorer Apart from Other Utility Vehicles?

We here at Wickstrom Ford have to hand it to our beloved American brand: its full-size crossover -- the 2017 Explorer. -- is, by all accounts, a must see.

What makes us say that, you wonder?

Join the car critics at MotorWeek to get the inside scoop; their appraisal of the Explorer is as follows:

A model that in many ways goes well beyond its entry-level designation, the Base Explorer is excellent.

Standard amenities on this iteration include 18-inch wheels, a rearview camera, cruise control, a 60/40-split second-row seat, a 50/50-split third-row seat, an eight-way power driver seat ...

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Schedule a routine oil change for your vehicle today

Cars heavily depend on motor oil to run smoothly under various demanding conditions. There are many diverse factors that determine the intervals at which this important fluid should be changed. That's why it's important to know what your vehicle needs and when it needs it.

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Professional automotive technicians are trained to choose the most appropriate grade of the fluid depending on your car's specifi

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Harmless-Looking Graffiti Could Be a Targeted Attack on Self-Driving Cars

You've probably seen some road signs with graffiti scrawled on them around Barrington. Stop signs are particularly popular targets for vandalism, because of how easy it is to create messages like "STOP hate" or "Don't STOP believing."

Other than being a nuisance for the town, though, graffiti is harmless. Or is it?

In their August 2017 study, researchers from several major universities across the U.S...

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Gary Loves His Ford F-150; We Think You Will Love One Too!

When you think about some of the most popular vehicles on the road today, the Ford F-150 will generally be at the top of your list. That is because, for the past four decades, the Ford F-Series has been America’s best-selling truck. That is a long, lauded history for this incredible truck.

Check out what current owner Gary thinks about his Ford F-150 vehicle! In this video, he cites specific features he loves, which helps him on the road.

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2017 Ford Fusion Earns Respect of Reviewers

No matter how you slice it, there sure is an awful lot to appreciate about our beloved American brand's midsize sedan, the 2017 Fusion. Here at Wickstrom Ford, it's a consistent fan favorite among shoppers and staffers alike.

Yet, what is it -- specifically -- that makes it so? Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here to supply you with the most pertinent information. Ride along with her in the clip below:

The value of the Fusion's base model -- the feature-rich S -- quite simply cannot be overstated.

Standard equipment on this trim includes 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights…

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