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Floor Mats Are More Than Just a Place to Rest Your Feet

Chances are you haven't given all that much thought to your car's floor mats. They are generally thought of, if they are thought about at all, as a place to simply place your feet while driving or riding in the car. But floor mats are the only thing separating the dirt and debris on your shoes from becoming embedded in your vehicle's carpet.

Factory floor mats generally offer only adequate protection and coverage, they are often not large or durable enough to fully cover your vehicle's interior floor. 

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Why Correct Tire Pressure Matters

Having the correct pressure in your tires is essential your own safety and that of your occupants but also for the life of your tires. Underinflated tires are dangerous for several reasons. Low pressure can cause blowouts as the tire becomes too hot on the road, especially in summer. Underinflation also makes the outer edges work harder and can lead to uneven wear. Overinflation will lead to uneven weight distribution in your vehicle

Correct tire pressure is specific to your vehicle, not to the tire installed. Always refer to the manufacturer's recommendation for pressure when filling...

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Distinctive Driving Performance for Distinguished Drivers

When you think about performance, do images of revving engines and squealing tires fill your head? While internal components, such as powertrain and transmission system, form the foundation of performance, it’s not the only features responsible for accelerating your driving experience into the fast lane.

The Lincoln MKZ Hybrid intertwines the thrill of high-performing sports cars with the unparalleled sophistication of a midsize luxury vehicle. However, the 2.0-Liter Atkinson Cycle I-4 Hybrid powertrain and CVT transmission aren’t solely responsible for its extreme...

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Winter Traction Got You Down? Grab One of These Solutions

No need to sit there and spin your wheels, you might not be able to get the traction you need. Winter weather can get a grip on your tires and put your plans at a standstill. When this happens, what do you do? Sand, kitty litter or salt? Which one will you pick?

So, let's look at each of these. Sand will provide traction but, it won't melt the ice. Kitty litter can give you traction but, it works best under already wet conditions. After it gets wet, it will turn slippery. Salt will melt the ice and…

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What Drives the Horsepower in Your Vehicle?

Some may not be aware of the brainchild behind the famed unit of measurement known as “horsepower.” Over 200 years ago, a Scottish inventor named James Watt sought a better way to scale the power that steam engines could produce. Using his knowledge of physics, he based his engine’s energy output on horses, which were commonly used as a method of transportation during that time.

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What Makes Original Replacement Parts More Reliable?

Buying your auto parts from the dealership is a wise decision for a number of reasons. If you are still buying your replacement auto parts at those discount parts stores, consider the following information before you make your next purchase.

The dealership only deals with OEM auto parts, so you can rest assured that you are spending your money today and won't need to do so again in the near future like when those inferior parts fail. The original replacement auto parts sold at the dealership have been skillfully crafted to fit exactly as they were intended on your…

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Prepare Today for Getting Your Family on that Road Trip

Getting on the road will go so much smoother if you are planning in advance of potential troubles that could occur. Here are a few things you may want to consider before rolling down that highway, courtesy of our team at Fox Ford Lincoln.

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Black Friday is the best day to find new tires

A vehicle must be maintained to provide the best performance that it can, and an easy way to maintain your vehicle is to replace the parts that see constant wear. Tires see wear every time that you are driving, and when they become worn down performance becomes questionable. At Fox Ford Lincoln in Chicago, IL, we want to be able to provide you everything you will need for your vehicle, that means taking part in days like Black Friday to give you the best prices on the most essential parts.

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Trust Our Service Center with Seasonal Maintenance Needs

With summer now behind us, we are just as surprised as you are at the sudden change in seasons. As the cold of winter prepares to arrive in Chicago, our service staff at Fox Ford Lincoln is equally ready to get your car ready for all that is to come in the new season.

Seasonal Maintenance Milestones For Your Vehicle

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Our service center is outfitted with the tools and knowledge that are needed to prepare a vehicle for a new season. Our mechanics will go over…

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