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Learn the Truth about These Common Car Myths

Do red cars really get more speeding tickets? Can you really increase your fuel efficiency by putting nitrogen in your tires? Is it really mandatory to get an oil change every 3,000 miles? These are just a few of the common myths surround vehicles and driving, so the folks at Cars.com decided to put an end to the questions and give you the truth. In the video below, you'll see them address the validity of five common car myths, so take a look and maybe learn something new today:

 

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The Real Reason Your Windshield Always Has Streaks After Cleaning

You've tried product after product. Each promises your windshield will be so clear, it will look invisible, yet time and again you're left with streaks. You've even tried microfiber towels, hoping they would put an end to your greasy-windshield-woes, but to no avail.

Why can't you ever seem to polish glass to perfection?

Here's a hint. Look at your hands. Now touch a clean window. You left a fingerprint, didn't you? There's your culprit.

No matter how hard you try to get your windshield totally streak-free, you can't succeed with your own…

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Can You Afford That? Ford Makes Sandwich Metaphor for Budgeting

Take a long sub sandwich, packed with delicious deli meat. Cut off a portion for your rent expenses, a slice for your credit card payments, another wedge for your food costs, and savings. The amount of sub left is your budget for a car.

Make sense?

Ford seemed to think so in a recent auto financing video. We're still scratching our heads over the cold-cuts-based metaphor, but the fundamental point fortunately comes through clearer.

Before you buy a car, it's a good idea to take stock of your finances, tallying up your monthly expenses, and subtracting from your…

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2018 Mustang GT Can Beat a Porsche 911 on the Drag Strip

Setting record-breaking speeds, the new 2018 Mustang GT flies from a standstill to 60 mph in under four seconds. That makes it the fastest-ever Mustang GT, and makes it faster than a Porsche 911, which lags behind at just over four seconds, and costs roughly three times as much.

So how is the new Mustang GT able to deliver so much performance to Montgomery enthusiasts?

Its 5.0-liter V8 engine has been redesigned to deliver 460 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. But as anybody knows, it's not usually the raw power of the engine that makes or breaks…

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America's Favorite Pickup just picked up a New Role

 

Here at Stivers Ford, we already know our Montgomery customers love the Ford F-150 as much as we do. But now, we're about to find out how much police departments around the country like this amazing truck.

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2017 Ford Fusion Struts its Safety Stuff

The 2017 Ford Fusion impresses us not only because it is an attractive midsize sedan, but because it brings so much to the table in terms of safety features. If you're looking for a great family car, the Fusion delivers with smart safety technologies and durable design.

Safety Features

The Fusion has multiple available features to keep you and your family secure. To name a few:
  • Drowsy driver warning system
  • Lane departure warning
  • Rear cross-traffic alert
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Frontal collision warning (this feature qualifies the Fusion as an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
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How Long Does a Car Battery Last?

Most car batteries have a life expectancy of 2-3 years. Some may last longer than this, though it is unlikely. Those of you who were sold on a "super long life" for your battery, you better keep the receipt and warranty. You will need them.

1) Replace your battery every two years. This way you avoid any issues that may come up.
2) Check the age of the battery. Some may not show their age automatically. Your battery will age. The second you drive the car off the lot, your car and battery have aged by a few degrees.
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How to Develop a Safe Driving Attitude and Why it is Important

When it comes to driver training, one of the things that you will learn is the attitude of safe driving. Since you will be required to make quick choices while driving, it will offer you many benefits and allow you to be safe.

When you have a safe driving attitude as a driver, you will reduce your chances of being in an accident. You will also save money on traffic tickets and avoid higher insurance costs. You will also enjoy your drive and limit any stress.

You should have good control of your emotions and behavior when driving. No matter…
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2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Are you searching for a vehicle that combines safety, power, efficiency, and roominess, all wrapped in the package of a compact car? We have the perfect option for you. The next generation of compact crossovers is here with the arrival of the 2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid.

The 2017 Ford C-Max utilizes a regenerative braking system that helps to increase fuel economy and a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that gives the driver nearly 40 miles per gallon. The all-wheel-drive system allows for the driver to experience the highest standard in safety while delivering a smooth ride perfect for even...
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