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Maintenance Tips For Your Used Ford


Buying used is a cost-effective way to get on the road in a practical vehicle that will get you where you need to go. It’s the option for the smart consumer, no matter what class of vehicle you’re shopping for, from compact sedans to full-sized pick-up trucks to luxury SUVs. That’s because when you buy a vehicle new, you lose an incredible amount of its value in the first two years of ownership, starting with the minute you drive off the lot.
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Are Your Floor Mats Tough Enough for Your Ford?

Those of us who live in and around the Brampton, ON area are certainly no strangers to enduring tough weather conditions. Before each winter we do what we can to prepare for the colder months ahead; for most of us, this entails having a set of snow tires put on our trusty Ford.

And while keeping yourself and your passengers safe when cruising around town in your vehicle is certainly of the utmost importance, there are also steps you can take to protect your automobile itself, particularly the interior space which is vulnerable to grim, salt, snow--you name it!

 

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Jemel's Tech Tip of the Week: Tires Have an Expiry Date!

Tires have an expiry date, no matter how good they might look.

Jemel has been working at Colony for a number of years as a technician, but has never seen a tire self-destruct like this. You can tell by this picture that it blew his mind!

Although the tread came apart on this tire, it was still holding air and the tread depth looked o.k. However, the D.O.T stamp on this tire that mentions the production date was from 1999. Tires do have a limited life span, regardless if they are driven on. This timeline is 5…
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Roush Performance Enters Sport Compact Scene - Ford Focus Products

Roush is a world known name in the muscle car world. On their website, you will see numerous products to trick out a Mustang or F150 truck. The options of Roush components range in performance enhancing products as well as increasing the aesthetic appeal of the exterior and interior. Most Roush products will not void factory warranty and are honored by the same 3 year / 60,000 km warranty that is offered with new Ford vehicles.

Development of Roush performance products have been fine tuned and track tested, as a result of Roush being heavily involved in motorsports. They run…
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