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Learning the Difference in Towing vs. Payload Capacity


?If you still get confused when talking about the difference between towing vs. payload capacity, Yarmon Ford Inc. is going to help clear things up right now for you.

The payload capacity in your truck is everything you put inside the bed or the cab. This is not about pulling anything behind the truck, it is all about what weight is added on top of the frame. This makes a huge difference because the frame can support the weight easily, it is towing where the frame has to be pushed to the limits.

 

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How to Keep Your All-Wheel Drive Running Smoothly

Are you wondering how to keep your 4-wheel and all-wheel-drive system running smoothly? A big part of that is how your transfer case is working. A transfer case is integral to a 4-wheel or all-wheel drive vehicle system, and when it's not working, you'll notice.

So how do you keep the system running smoothly? Like many components of a vehicle, changing the transfer case fluid on a regular basis will keep the gears turning properly. You see, the transfer case is the component of all-wheel and 4-wheel vehicles that shifts weight from one axle to the next. By…

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Keep the Light in Your Night Drive

You never want to get caught driving at night with headlights that just don't do the job. You need your headlights to light the way when it is difficult to see, and they keep you safe on the roads of Paynesville, MN. Take a few minutes to check them from time to time to make sure that they are free from cracks and holes and that they are clean.

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Keep Your Engine Running by Making Sure That Your Coolant System Is Maintained Properly

Your auto engine runs at temperatures that are not sustainable without the proper cooling systems in place. That is why we have all noticed the radiator under the hood of our car, truck, or SUV. But this system can't operate forever without a little maintenance of its own. And if you have ever had a cooling system failure, then you were surely on the side of the road. It's never fun.

The best thing that you can do for your coolant system is a flush. A flush involves first draining the system of the old coolant. A hose…

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Regular Fluid Service and Reliable Vehicle Performance

Does anything seem off with the performance of your vehicle? Fluid issues could potentially be to blame. There are quite a few fluids that go into the functioning of any vehicle. These range from standard oil to coolant. People who neglect to change their oil out on a regular basis often experience issues with poor performance. If you want to protect yourself from all kinds of car inconveniences, then you need to understand the immense value of high-quality fluid service.

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Checklist for a Successful Road Trip From Us Here at Yarmon Ford Inc.

May people envision road trips as spontaneous, refreshing and enlightening! Amidst the excitement, the rush to pack the bags and making hotel bookings, keeping a mental checklist is efficient to get the best out of the trip.

When packing, remember to safely pack the vehicle registration, proof of insurance and the license close convenience sake when you encounter the law along the way.

 
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Promoting Even Tire Wear

The best way to prolong the life of your tires is as simple as a tire rotation. Tire rotation services are offered by most auto service centers for a reasonable price. Rotating your tires on a regular schedule also encourages a smoother ride by reducing the amount of vibration created by your Ford vehicle’s suspension.

Many tire manufacturers offer a warranty on new tires.

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Why Choose Auto Service From the Dealership?

Our dealership service department offers the greatest benefits for your vehicle. You have just left the dealership with a brand new vehicle, and now you need to schedule regular maintenance to continue the look and feel of your new Ford truck, SUV or car. We know what kind of schedule you need for your Ford model. That's because our professional technicians are factory-trained, and are aware of what your specific model and make need for long term success.

 

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Schedule a routine oil change for your vehicle today

Oil changes can be a pain, but it is an extremely important and necessary task that must be done in order to preserve your vehicles engine. Oil changes ensure proper engine lubrication of all the internal moving parts that are constantly moving at high speeds during normal operation. The fast movement of these parts create friction and heat. The immense heat eventually wears down your engine's integrity and performance without proper routine oil changes.

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A regular oil change is the only way to prevent excessive friction and possible over-heating of the engine. Failing to do so

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Cruise into fall with a well-maintained vehicle

The season is beginning a transition from summer to autumn, and we're getting ready for some fun, fall activities here at Yarmon Ford. If you missed out on servicing your vehicle this summer, now is a great time to do so with our team of experts.

 

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