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Ford Flex Technology Features Help You Stay Safe on the Road

When you’re driving, safety is probably a number one priority. The popular three-row Ford Flex midsize SUV comes with technology features that help you stay safe, whether you’re driving in the city or the country.

If you drive on busy roads, you know that cross-traffic can come out of nowhere. That’s where the Ford Flex’s BLIS with Cross-Traffic Alert system comes into play. This system uses radar technology to find cars in your blind spot or behind your vehicle; then, it sends you an alert so you can proceed safely..

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Technology Features Packed in the All-New Ford Edge

The new Ford Edge is again being recognized as a popular midsize SUV that has drivers excited about all the technology features.

With so many distractions all over the roads, you need all the help that you can get to stay safe. The Edge comes with the Lane-Keeping System that helps drivers stay within the lane lines on the highway. If the vehicle begins to drift out of the lane, the steering wheel is going to vibrate and alert the driver that they need to take corrective action to stay safe.

On the highway, the Edge uses BLIS technology for…

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Learn More about the Ford Fusion Energi

The Ford Fusion receives an electric hybrid in 2018 that gets amazing mileage and has technology that makes it one of the safest midsize sedans to drive currently. The Fusion Energi was built to be a plug-in electric hybrid that has SmartGauge with Ecoguide to help you measure your energy usage right on the dash. There are a lot of ways that you can customize your control center, including alerts for brakes, lane departure assist, parking, and much more.

The infotainment system in the Energi is also unrivaled by competitors. SYNC 3 is Ford's premium infotainment system.

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How the Ford Transit Connect Focuses on People

The Ford Transit Connect provides flexible seating for five passengers in the short-wheelbase models or up to seven for the long wheelbase. You can also fold down the rear seatbacks to gain up to 104.2 cu. ft. of storage in the longer version. Loading becomes easy with the standard dual sliding side doors.

Get the interior comfortable before anyone arrives with the optional Remote Start System that can pre-warm or pre-cool the interior. When you’re handing off the key to another driver, you can limit their top speed and radio volume with the MyKey® personalization features.

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Drivers Are Going to Be Impressed with The All-New Ford Taurus

If you are looking for your next car and want a sedan that not only looks good but is also safe and reliable with all of the industry's best technology built right in then you need to look no further than the all-new Taurus from Ford.

Drivers of the all-new Taurus are going to enjoy a long list of technology benefits that include:

So if you want these features on your next car and would like to see them in person then head on over to our showroom here at Lithia Ford Lincoln of Roseburg and test drive the…

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Tire Pressure Problems and How to Get It Fixed

Is your tire pressure low? If your tire pressure light comes on or just notice that you're riding rougher than usual, then you may be able to fill your tire up at the gas station and be on your way. Many times, tire pressure drops are caused by weather changes or even a missing stem cap.

However, if you are losing tire pressure after every trip and want to make sure that you don't blow out a tire from driving on it, you can get it patched relatively quickly. You may need to replace a tire that has…

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What is a Transfer Case?

You cannot get far without the right amount of power underneath the hood. Many know that the engine makes the car go forward. Few, however, understand the intricacies of a vehicle and how much the motor is dependent on other parts of the car to operate. Such is true of an all-wheel-drive or four-wheel-drive auto’s transfer case

The transfer case is the portion of the car or truck that transports power from the vehicle’s transmission to its front and rear axles. Drive shafts are vital components of the transfer case since energy cannot be carried without these devices…

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Know the Warning Signs of Worn Out Belts

Drivers who have owned a car for more than a decade will tell you that a timing belt is crucial in the functioning of a car engine. This belt is used in reinforcing element that aids in driving the camshaft to the crankshaft through the sprocket. In literal terms, what that means is the timing belt is the hardware that connects the engine’s distributor, crankshaft, and camshaft. As such, if this part of the car breaks down, it means you are going nowhere.

Some of the signs that you could take note before you get stuck include faying, worn…

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Come See if the Ford Fusion Suits Your Needs in Roseburg

In the 2018 Fusion; Ford uses space-age technology to create a vehicle that combines luxury with performance. Throw in fuel economy, and you have a vehicle that exceeds your expectations.

Ford gives you a choice of three EcoBoost engines, ranging from the economical 1.5-liter, to the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine, and topping off at the high performance 2.7-liter V-6. All three use computer controlled direct fuel injection, a turbocharger and special cam timing to improve efficiency. The Fusion Hybrid powertrain allows you to choose between gas operation, all-electric operation...

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Why It's Time to Service Your Transmission

Without a properly-working transmission, your car won’t go very far. Transmissions provide the gears and other mechanisms that properly accelerate and decelerate your vehicle in the most efficient manner. Transmissions are also essential in controlling your engine’s revolutions per minute (RPMs), so it doesn’t overwork or redline.

Your transmission contains a special fluid that lubricates gears and other moving parts. The fluid also prevents the component from overheating. Over time, this fluid breaks down and collects microscopic particles that may actually increase...

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