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The Importance of Tire Tread


Driving a vehicle with worn tires is very dangerous and sometimes illegal. The tread design generally does not matter as much as the depth of the tread and tire location. The actual location can vary among car manufacturers when it comes time to replace old tires. Some vehicle manufacturers recommend putting tires on the front when only two are purchased at a time, while other manufacturers say the rear axle is best. One thing all car makers agree on is that "mix and match" tires are very dangerous, as are tires with minimal tread.

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2017 Ford Fusion Prompts Smiles from AutoGuide.com Staffers

If you're shopping the midsize sedan class for your next automotive purchase, we here at Scarsdale Ford think you may match up rather nicely with ours, the 2017 Fusion.

What makes us say that, though?

AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here to explain; check out her review of the Fusion in the clip below:

Without question one of the most attractive offerings throughout the Fusion lineup, the mid-level Titanium is sure to command some serious attention.

Standard equipment on this trim includes a 240-horsepower turbo-four engine, 18-inch wheels, upgraded taillights, a rear ...

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Simple tips help ease the challenge of traveling with pets

Traveling with pets can present challenges not only for you and your pet but also your vehicle.

Remember dogs can overheat quickly because the air doesn't always blow directly on them. Adjust your car’s air conditioning vents towards your dog. It’s also a good idea to bring a spill-resistant bowl of water for your dog to drink.

 
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The Importance of Vehicle Maintenance Schedule

Vehicle maintenance is paramount if you need to keep it on the road in the local Scarsdale, NY area.. The exercise can be daunting especially for first-time car owners who don’t know the right auto service providers. However, when done right and regularly, it saves you money, extends your vehicle’s lifespan, enhances safety, and also maximizes the efficiency of your car.

Every vehicle has its maintenance schedule from the manufacturer; with our latest models following Ford's preferred maintenance plan. Basically, it is a list of guidelines on how the vehicle should be maintained...

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The 2017 Ford Focus Beats the Competition in Reliability and Safety

The 2017 Ford Focus has a lot of competition and it should be no surprise; this compact hatchback has a lot to offer! In fact, when compared with the Nissan Sentra, the Focus comes out ahead thanks to a 5-star overall crash safety rating and a standard rearview camera - two things the Nissan Sentra can't claim! Add to this that 93% of all Focus models sold in the last 10 years are still driving, and you have the recipe for an exceptional car worth being proud of!

 

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2018 Ford Focus RS Gets a Limited-Slip Differential As Send-Off Present

Since it hit our shores in 2016, the Ford Focus RS has established itself not just as a return to form for one of the world’s favorite hot hatches, but one of the world’s most popular. Unfortunately, this version will not be available after 2018, as the entire Focus lineup is getting a redesign. But don’t fret—a Limited Edition run of 1,000 units will offer quite a bit of added zest.

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