Be Your Own Roadside Hero With These Traction Substances

If you ever get stuck on your driveway or by the side of the road in the winter, the inexpensive and common compounds of sand, salt or cat litter can be invaluable. You should always have a bag of sand, salt, or clean cat litter in your vehicle in the winter so that if you get stuck, you can throw some down to get some traction. It takes hardly any effort at all to throw a bag in your car but it can really help when you get stuck.

Sand works really well and is pretty cheap to get your…

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Restore Visibility With Winter Wiper Blades

Winter weather is beautiful, but it cause some frustrating problems for Yakima, WA drivers. One of these problems occurs when a car's windshield wiper blades stop working as well as they did during warmer months and begin to leave behind streaks.

A steaky windshield is more dangerous than it sounds because it reduces your visibility, which in turn increases your risk of having a traffic accident. There is a way to solve this, and it won't cost an arm and a leg either. All that's necessary is to remove your vehicle's old wiper blades and install…

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How Do I Choose The Right Tires For My Car?

The tires you need for your car can differ depending on the climate you're driving in. You might have to commute through very tough weather conditions. You might have to drive through snow for half of the year. You may never experience snow at all or fall somewhere in between. It's important to have tires that match your seasonal conditions.

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Routine Maintenance Keeps Car Value Higher for Longer

There's nothing more valuable than a well-kept car. While every vehicle faces wear and tear, you can defer some of the aging processes by doing every single scheduled maintenance along the way. As the local Yakima destination for trustworthy service, our team at Valley Ford is happy to help you nail down your vehicle's maintenance needs.

Maintenance keeps a car young. It keeps the value high. Recommended maintenance is usually found in the owner's manual. These are specific instructions on variables like when to change the oil. Does your car need an oil change every two-thousand miles…

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Be Sure to Cover the Gap in Your Insurance

GAP insurance is a big help when your regular coverage is not able to cover all the costs of an accident. Standard car insurance policies will help you pay for the replacement of your vehicle up to a limit, but how do you pay for that gap between the limit and the amount left on your lease or loan? Fortunately, our team at Trotter Ford is here to maintain the investment in your vehicle.

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End summer on a high note with the Ford Escape

Parting ways with the summer months isn't always easy. It's not easy, especially, when you feel like you haven't gotten enough downtime with your loved ones. Why not plan a final summer trip to top them all with the reliable, stylish and accommodating 2017 Ford Escape?


No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

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The Ford Escape will consistently deliver a positive, accommodating driving experience with plenty of power, 168 horsepower to be…

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