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What's the Worst That Can Happen On My Road Trip?

We've all seen the movie "The National Lampoon's Vacation." The Griswold family left a memorable image of what can go wrong with a road trip. Road trips aren't meant to be perfect. Cars break down. You may lose your wallet or purse. Your cell phone might quit working. You could hit a deer. Things happen to the best of us at the most inopportune times.

So what's the worst that can happen and how do you prepare? There are many ways to make sure you have a plan in place for your next road trip. You…
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Is it Time for a New Battery?

A battery is an essential part of any vehicle. Unfortunately, car batteries don't last forever (actually, they only last two - five years on average). On the bright side, there are a lot of simple ways to diagnose issues with your cars battery. A simple check under the hood can be very fruitful in preventing possible issues that a dead or dying battery could cause. Here are some basics:
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The Amazing 2017 Ford Explorer

Ah, the Ford Explorer -- what a breath of fresh air. From its luxurious interior with dual-panel moonroof and Nirvana leather to its stylish exterior, the Ford Explorer has it all and more. Its powerful 2.3L EcoBoost engine gives you 280 horsepower and 310 lb.-ft. of torque for some serious towing capabilities.

Not in the driver's seat? FordPass gives you the ability to reserve parking in advance, get Roadside Assistance, and schedule your next maintenance. All conveniently right from your phone. Its smart SYNC 3 hardware gives you the hands-free freedom to connect to and control...
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The Ford Focus Can Give You What You Want

A few of the things that are the most important to the majority of commuters and families are safety and affordability. It can seem like it is impossible to get a car that is very safe, stylish, and affordable, but Ford has put out a car that is able to do just that. The 2017 Ford Focus is a car that has amazing performance and it has great safety credentials as well.

The Ford Focus is a great car when it comes to car insurance payments as well. Generally, an insurance company will give a quote on the price of…
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Oil Changes

An oil change is part of car ownership. You should perform this task on a regular basis to keep the vehicle running smoothly. An oil change involves draining out old motor oil and replacing it with new motor oil. It also involves changing the oil filter too. We suggest that you bring your vehicle to our dealership for proper service. Oil changes should not be delayed. Most owner's manuals suggest that a vehicle have their oil changed every 3,000 to 10.000 miles. We suggest that you take a look at your owner's manual for more information…
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Categories: Puts Pint-Sized 2017 Ford Escape Through its Paces

If you're considering the compact crossover class for your next vehicular purchase, then we here at Warthan Brothers Maquoketa Ford feel its high time you had a good, long look at ours, the 2017 Escape.

Wondering what, specifically, makes this machine a must-see?

Then, go right ahead and click "play" on the clip below. Kelley Blue Book Senior Associate Video Editor Zach Vlausk is here to deliver the need-to-know details about the latest Escape:

Climb the Escape trim ladder to its summit and it's there you'll find the creature-comfort-laden Titanium iteration.

Standard features on this ...

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Reasonable Price For A Quality Full Size Sedan

The Ford Fusion is a full-size sedan that seats five passengers. The Fusion comes with a wide variety of up to date technology including: available hybrid with an EPA estimate of 44 MPG highway; voice-activated SYNC technology which provides all the hands free options you could possibly want, such as, hands-free calling, music selecting, and automatic phonebook downloading.

A Consumers Digest Best Buy Award Winner, the Fusion comes with Standard Rear View Camera and available Active Park Assist and all-wheel Drive. The Fusion has outstanding road adhesion and...


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