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Get Your Car Checked Out When the Check Engine Light Comes On


You wish that you could drive your car around without ever needing help in maintaining it. You wish that your car would last forever without issues. When the check engine light comes on in your vehicle, that can be frustrating. It is important that you get the car checked out right away, though, to look out for it and stay safe.

We are here to check your vehicle over when the check engine light comes on. There are some reasons why the light might be on, and some of them are more serious than others. You should have any problems…
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Are you Stuck Between Buying or Leasing a New Car?

Many of us have found asking ourselves whether to buy or lease a new car. There is no right or wrong answer. Everything narrows down to your financial capabilities and need of the car. Thinking you’re stuck between choosing to buy or lease your new car, you need to understand the following pros and cons to enable you to make the right choice.

Buying a new car

Pros
• You own the car, and you can do whatever you want with it
• No driving limits such as mileage
• Car modification is possible

Cons
• Higher down payment
• You incur repair costs…
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The 2017 Ford Edge is a Premium Fit For All Kinds of Drivers

Whether your needs for a midsize crossover include road trips, shuttling the kids around, or a confident vehicle for any manner of weather, you have a lot to choose from. For a utility that balances excellent interior volume and safety with premium and sporting touches, however, the 2017 Ford Edge is hard to ignore.

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Give Your 2018 Ford Mustang GT Sharper Teeth With These Pulse-Pounding Options

If you opt for the 2018 Ford Mustang GT, you’re already getting one of the most advanced pony cars on the market. Changes to the acclaimed Coyote V8 have bolstered output to 460 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque, and there’s a Drag Strip mode that keeps all that power at its peak as you accelerate. But with some added goodies, your GT can get even sharper teeth.

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AutoGuide.com Cites Best Qualities of 2017 Ford Fusion

Here at Bob Ridings Taylorville, we have half a mind to declare Ford's midsize sedan -- the 2017 Fusion -- the most impressive one we've ever encountered.

However, as we're not one for unsubstantiated claims, we felt the better approach would be to link the following video.

Here now to help us explain just what makes the Fusion so special is AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai:

 

The Fusion's mid-level model -- the Titanium -- delivers a straight-up staggering degree of standard appointment.

Such amenities include a brawny, 240-horsepower turbo four-cylinder engine, 18-inch wheels ...

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With Luxury and Might, the 2017 Ford Explorer XLT Represents Plenty of Value

Any midsize SUV stands out in a parking lot, but the 2017 Ford Explorer does it with iconic looks to back its mighty reputation. Since its capability is a question we get the most often about this model, we’re pleased to tell you that you can’t go wrong with any of the Explorer’s five trims. In fact, it’s the one-up XLT trim that represents the most solid value.

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2017 Ford Focus RS is a Superb Selection for the Performance Enthusiast

What do we here at Bob Ridings Taylorville enjoy about our esteemed American automaker's hot hatchback, the 2017 Ford Focus RS?

Well, in truth ... just about everything. The Focus RS, in our estimation, is among the very best in its class.

And we believe you'll understand just what we mean after watching the following video. Team up with AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika to learn of the Focus RS's top traits:

The Focus RS's engine -- a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder -- is simultaneously a beauty and a beast.

Joining with a six-speed manual transmission, this…

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2017 Ford Fusion Sport: The Most Powerful Mainstream Midsize Sedan Delivers

The Ford Fusion has undergone a mid-cycle refresh for 2017, and still looks fairly similar to the model that debuted in 2012. After all, this midsize sedan is partially responsible for competing brands no longer playing it safe—it stands out in a way no other car has dared. Now, it’s adding class-leading power to its abilities with the 2017 Fusion Sport.

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2017 Ford F-150: Five Reasons to Own, More Ways to Make It Your Own!

We think Autotrader really hit the nail on the head with its Five Reasons to Buy video on the 2017 Ford F-150. But even though America’s favorite half-ton pickup is better than ever, five reasons doesn’t do the numerous options it has on tap justice. With six trims, four engines, and a dizzying number of configurations for cab style and bed length, it just scratches the surface.

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