The Right Time to Change the Oil on Your Car

If you understand that every 3,000 miles is no longer the standard for changing your car oil, where does this leave car owners?

The answer of the right time to get your oil changed depends on the make and model of your car. Check your owner's manual because it may be possible that you don't need an oil change for 10,000 miles.

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Ford Has an Uncompromising Sedan in the 2017 Fusion

Are you scouring the midsize sedan class for your next vehicular purchase? Well, if so, we here at Sands Ford of Pottsville feel like you might like to meet ours, the 2017 Fusion.

Why's that, you ask?

Link up with Managing Editor Jodi Lai to find out; her critique of the Fusion is as follows:

We have nothing but appreciation for the Fusion's base engine, a 2.5-liter four-cylinder.

Rated at a respectable 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque, the entry-level engine pairs with a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive.

We're also quite…

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Schedule a routine oil change for your vehicle today

Regular oil changes can save you a lot of money. How is that? Oil is a lubricant. Oil is the most widely used substance in lubricating metallic moving parts. In a car engine, oil plays a very crucial role in making sure that it remains functional throughout. A poorly lubricated car engine can easily break down due to excess heat from friction being generated inside the engine. Friction will also lower the efficiency of the engine and slow down your car. Lastly, poor lubrication will lead to wear of moving parts due to friction.

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To avoid all these troubles, make…

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Your Vehicle Maintenance Schedule Is Important

When you purchase a car, you will need to make sure that you take care of it correctly. Since your vehicle has a manual with a vehicle maintenance schedule, it is important that you adhere to it. Fortunately, our team at Sands Ford of Pottsville is here to help you stick to the guidelines for your specific model.

In the vehicle maintenance schedule, it will detail what services will need to be completed and at what times. This is so your car will continue to run as smoothly as possible. You want to pay attention to this so that you…

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Treat Yourself to a Ford Performance Racing School Experience

Are you looking to add some driving skills to your repertoire? Consider the Ford Performance Racing Schools, where professional drivers will help you learn to drift, go off road or master the track. These courses are complimentary and offered only to the initial owners of the respective Ford vehicles, so you're sure to find like-minded classmates when you attend.


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The 2017 Ford Mustang: No Competition

There are a lot of sports cars and muscle cars out there that have huge fan followings and iconic designs but, if you ask us, there are none that can stand up to the world-wide appeal and reliability of the 2017 Ford Mustang! In fact, the Mustang is the number one best-selling sports car in the whole world, and 92% of all Mustang models sold in the last 10 years are still driving today! With popularity and dependability like that, you'll see how it easily puts its rivals in the back seat.


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