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Engine Noises That Require Immediate Attention

Checking Engine for Problems

An engine can make very different noises depending on its size, how it is being driven and the condition that it is in. A variation in noises doesn’t necessarily mean that there is a problem. However, it is important to pay attention to any noise that seems out of the norm. You can get your vehicle checked out if you suspect that there is a problem. Remember that it is a lot easier to get your vehicle checked out while a problem is minor. When you leave that problem for a while then you face bigger and more expensive…

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The Updated 2019 Ford F-350 Explored

2019 Ford F-350

What's New for the 2019 Ford F-350?

For the newest models of Ford Super Duty trucks, Ford used military-grade aluminum alloy to reduce the weight of the body. With that saved weight, they have put in a heavy-duty steel frame and chassis for an incredibly durable truck. Despite still being a lighter truck overall than before, you lose none of the towing and payload values that you have come to expect from a Ford. The new body of the F-350 has reduced the curb weight by up to 350 pounds, which means much better fuel efficiency. This is true…

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'Second Sundays in the Park' Is a Fun Local Event in Surprise

Second Sundays in the Park

If you’ve been looking for some fun local events right here in Surprise, then be sure to mark your calendar for “Second Sundays in the Park.”

Featuring terrific musicians, as well as local vendors, this is the perfect opportunity to head out into the community to meet with your fellow neighbors and enjoy some truly excellent music. The event is taking place, as the name suggests, every second Sunday of each month. For their upcoming event on Feb. 12, 2017, guests will be able to listen to the rock-n-roll sounds of Rhythm Edition.

Other upcoming artists include Celtic music…

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Desert Driving Tips for Traveling in Surprise

driving in a haboob

Driving in the desert can be a beautiful and exciting experience, with drivers usually encountering only mild weather and, during certain times of the year, comfortable temperatures. The desert presents itself with a few unique problems, however, from dust storms and heavy rains to extreme heat and hot roadways. To help you navigate some of the more hazardous areas of desert driving, we’ve put together a few driving tips below.

1) Make sure your AC is in perfect working order. During the summer months, Arizona highways become exceptionally hot, meaning that your air conditioner is going to get quite…

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What Does a Ford Extended Service Plan Cover?

Ford Extended Service 

When you buy a vehicle, sometimes it isn't covered by its original manufacturer's warranty, or you want to include additional components of the car to make sure that you are covered in the event of a breakdown. Ford Extended Service Plans are divided into four distinct plans that each comprises a component of your vehicle. If you get the best coverage, you're more likely to be covered in the event of something going wrong with your car. 35 million people depend on Ford Extended Service contracts to fund their vehicle repairs and maintenance after the original manufacturer…

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2018 Ford F-150 Trim Levels Explained

2018 Ford F-150 LARIAT SuperCrew 

Let’s take a look at the seven trims and many options on the 2018 Ford F-150. You may be surprised at how the truck was made to serve your needs. Value packaging makes it affordable. Luxury and adventure trims make it more fun.

If an adventure is your main goal, the 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor would be a great choice. It comes in either two-row cab with the 5.5-foot bed. Drivers command a one-of-a-kind high-output Ecoboost. This incredible V6 generates 450 horsepower. With Terrain Management, you can make the most of the truck’s 510 lb.-ft. of…

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Waze is Coming to Ford SYNC 3

Ford Sync 3 with Waze

Ford and Waze recently announced at CES 2018 that they are partnering together to begin installing the app in the latest models that are released from the American automaker. Waze will be offered with vehicles containing the SYNC 3 infotainment system.

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How to Pair Your Smartphone With Ford SYNC®

Pairing Phone with Ford SYNC

One of the most fun parts of owning a new Ford car or SUV is the vehicle’s exciting technology. A very popular piece of technology in new Ford cars is the Ford SYNC system that allows you to experience apps like Apple CarPlay via your Ford's infotainment system.

Below is a step-by-step guide on your to pair your phone with your car’s SYNC system so that you can take full advantage of the terrific bit of convenience technology.

Is My Phone Compatible with SYNC?

This is a very important step, as only phones that are compatible with…

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Cool off With 'The LEGO Batman Movie' at the Surprise Aquatic Center

LEGO Batman Movie Night Surprise AZ

The Surprise Aquatic Center is hosting a “Dive-in Movie Night” on Saturday, July 22, 2017, showing the seminal classic: "The LEGO Batman Movie."

This fun, local event is perfect for families who are looking to get away from the triple digit heat that Arizona is experiencing right now and cool off with a nice dip in the pool while watching one of the year’s biggest movies.

“The LEGO Batman Movie” is a spin-off of the wildly popular “The LEGO Movie,” and according to the film’s synopsis below, this time around Batman is looking to take on his biggest…

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