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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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Don't Miss the Surprise Talent Show Coming up May 12

Talent Show

Surprise has got talent! If you‘ve been wondering if your neighbor is really that good of a singer or if your local grocery store clerk can really juggle, then be sure to mark your calendars for this year’s Surprise Talent Show.

This fun and exciting local event is the perfect way to get to know your friends and neighbors in a way you haven’t before. There should be a ton of terrific talent at this year’s show, with performers ranging from young children and teens to adults.

The talent show has been a regular hit with…

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2017 Fiesta ST Nabs Top Kelley Blue Book Award

2017 Ford Fiesta ST Hatchback

The 2017 Ford Fiesta ST has won a big award from the car experts over at Kelley Blue Book: 2017 5-Year Cost to Own.

This award recognizes cars in several segments (sport compact cars in this case) that have shown the lowest projected cost of ownership over a period of five years. KBB takes into account various aspects of car ownership when awarding the prize, including maintenance and repair, finance and insurance fees, expected fuel costs and depreciation.

Overall, the 2017 Fiesta ST beat out its competitors in the sport compact car segment, with its excellent fuel economy, high resale…

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KBB Once Again Chooses F-150 for 'Best Buy' Award

If you’ve been considering the 2017 Ford F-150 as your next new truck in the Phoenix area, then you’ll be happy to learn that the bestselling hauler has once again earned Kelley Blue Book’s prestigious “Best Buy” award for the truck segment.

Outperforming main competitors like the Nissan Titan and Chevy Silverado, the F-150 proved once again that it is truly the leading truck model in the U.S.

“The Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Awards are designed to provide a significant service to American new-car buyers by identifying the cream of the crop of all available…

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2017 Ford Fusion Sport Tackles Potholes

The 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport makes pothole problems a thing of the past with its advanced computer-controlled shock absorber system. This ground-breaking technology reduces that uncomfortable jarring feel when your car’s wheels drive over potholes. Not only does it offer a smoother ride, but it also helps protect your vehicle from costly pothole damage.

“Our new pothole mitigation technology works by actually detecting potholes and ‘catching’ the car’s wheel before it has a chance to droop all the way into the pothole,” said Jason Michener, Ford Engineering Expert.

Here’s how Ford pothole technology works: When the…

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Ford Works to Encourage Girls to Pursue STEAM-Related Fields

Ford is partnering with several girls’ organizations, such as the Brownies and the Girl Scouts Councils, to help encourage young girls and women to pursue educations and careers in STEAM-related fields through their newest project: Girls’ Fast Track Races.

STEAM fields, a.k.a science, technology, engineering, arts and math, are areas that don’t always hold a large number of women. Ford recognizes the importance of getting women to participate more fully in these fields, especially technology and engineering.

Girls’ Fast Track Races provides a hands-on experience for young girls in both vehicle design and engineering, giving them an…

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