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What to Do About Your Tire Pressure Troubles

If your tire pressure seems low or your warning light comes on, you should head to the gas station and do a quick PSI check with the tire pressure gauge. Your correct PSI is labeled on the tire, or you can find it in the vehicle owner's manual. If your tire pressure is low and causing problems, you may be driving in unsafe conditions.

Newer cars have tire pressure warning lights that will alert you when the tire pressure drops below a certain amount. If there is any tire damage, you may get the warning light again and need…

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The Tech Features in The All-New Ford Taurus Help Keep It at The Head of The Pack

Drivers who want a full-size sedan that is an industry leader in all the important categories like safety, comfort, style, quality, and reliability should have a good look at the all-new Ford Taurus during their search. The Taurus has long been seen as an industry leader in its class, and that remains true for the latest model year.

Drivers of the all-new Taurus are also going to see why the available tech features help keep it in the forefront of the automotive industry. Some of these features include:

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Find Comfortable Seating in the Ford C-Max Hybrid

Ford developed the C-Max Hybrid wagon to feel spacious, though it is a medium sized SUV. With the unique extra-large windows, more light inside the cabin adds to a spacious feel. With a seating capacity of five, it would seem that the C-Max would feel crowded, but it does not.

The seating in the Ford C-Max Hybrid provides space and comfort for all five occupants. The driver’s seat comes standard with a 10-way power adjustment. The driver’s seat sits higher to provide more visibility. Both front seats consist of a durable cloth that...

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2018 Ford F-150 Raptor Performance

You might be wondering what all the noise is about the redesigned 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor. In that case, stop by our Lithia Ford Lincoln of Boise showroom to see for yourself. You may be amazed by its great good looks, but astonished to find out how well it performs on and off the road.

The block letters of the FORD logo on the unique grille are sure to impress, but it may be the high-output, off-road FOX Racing Shox that garner the most attention for those who love the off-roading experience. These shocks deliver 14 inches of rear suspension…

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What is a Transfer Case?

The transfer case may consist of either a chain or a set of gears, but its function is the same. It allows you to shift your SUV from two-wheel to a four-wheel drive movement.

It adjusts the gear ratio and speed of all the tires by using the driveshaft on the front and rear axles. Once the adjustment is made, the vehicle’s speed is reduced, and the tires are able to move at the same speed. It’s an important element if you’re in a road condition where you need extra traction.

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Timing Belts and How They Should be Serviced

While timing belts are used in syncing pistons and engine valves, steel lines and hoses are used in transferring coolants, fuel and brake fluid throughout the car. As such, a car that has hoses leaking or belts cracking is a sign that the car will soon break down. How do you solve things before they get worse?

Since all car manufacturers have recommended service and maintenance schedules, it is always important to follow the schedules or any other alterations as advised by your dealership. Nonetheless, you always need a dealership that has experienced and expert individuals who can handle...

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The Ford Fusion Boasts Some Impressive Performance Features

The all-new Fusion from Ford is an example of how this car manufacturer has remained at the forefront of the auto industry for generations now. A combination of elegant styling and overall quality and capability, the Fusion is a sedan that has it all.

On the performance side, the Fusion is no slouch either. Drivers can enjoy such available features as:

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Have a Piece of Mind About Your Vehicle's Transmission

An automotive transmission contains a complex system of gears and other moving parts, working together in unison to help your vehicle shift without hesitation and protect your engine from revving too high or low.

Like oil lubricates many parts of your vehicle’s engine, transmission fluid lubricates parts within a transmission and prevents these parts from overheating. Without fluid, your transmission will cease to work. However, the fluid that it does contain needs to be changed on a normal schedule because it begins to break down over time.

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SYNC 3 Thinks of Everything


Infotainment systems are the new revolution in vehicle features. They offer so many options it is hard to imagine anyone driving without them. One option some infotainment systems lack is compatibility with mobile devices. Smartphones are the revolution in communication and offer numerous features as well. Some of these features focus on driving, namely Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Ford SYNC 3 recognizes both revolutions, that is why it is fully compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Both systems can be used directly through SYNC 3's...
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Ford Edge: The Crossover That Makes Sense


If you’re in the market for a new crossover vehicle, you would be hard-pressed to find one better than the all-new Ford Edge. Let’s face it, we don’t always need a full size or a midsize SUV, but we still want the luxury of having ample cargo room and a ride height that allows us better survey the road ahead. The 2018 Ford Edge offers all of these things and more.

So, what’s new for the 2018 model year? Well, in addition to an industry leading intuitive infotainment system, the all-new Ford Edge comes standard with…
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