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Embrace the last days of summer with the 2017 Ford Escape

If you're not ready to let go of the beautiful summer months just yet, that's O.K. Neither are we here at Jack Key Motors. We know there's ample time left in the season to get outside with the ones we love and enjoy a serene vacation. Driving the right vehicle to those destinations is clutch, however, which is why we recommend the 2017 Ford Escape.

 

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

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Deming's Summer Gas Prices are Falling. Have You Considered a New Truck?

One of the biggest concerns when you're looking at a new, large-sized vehicle can be the price you'll pay at the pump. Luckily, according to reports from CNN, gas prices this summer are on the decline and have already dipped lower than many experts expected.

The question that remains is what's holding you back buying a 2017 Ford F-150? A powerhouse truck with a wide range of engine options, a properly equipped F-150 can produce an impressive 375 horsepower with towing capacities in excess of 12,000 pounds.

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2017 Ford F-150 Is A Capable Truck That Was Made to Be Loved

The best way to forge the unique bond between man and truck is to pick one that speaks to you. Lo and behold, many drivers are finding plenty to love about the 2017 Ford F-150. Among them is Gary “The Ripper” Ripowski, whose Platinum trim pickup comes loaded with features he loves. From its hitch assist to its engine, he can’t get enough.

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Deming Drivers Are Increasingly Turning to SUVs

More and more Americans are learning the joys of driving an SUV. How do we know? An astounding 66 percent of SUV owners purchased new SUVs when buying new cars earlier this year. That level of vehicle loyalty is rare, and a testament to everything that a good SUV has to offer.

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How Often Should You Wash Your Car?

Some people wash their cars daily, while others wash their car once a week. There is no real definitive answer which is best because several factors play into this. Fresh bug splatters can be a pain to get off. And if left on, it begins to harden and bond to the paint. As you try to wash the bug splatter off, the hard scrubbing can weaken or even damage the finish.

Bird droppings can damage the paint too. It acts just like the bug splatters and hardens, making it bond to the paint. Tree sap is the worst. The heat…
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Road Trip Time: Are You Ready?

Nothing better than a summer road trip. Seeing the world can be a lot of fun, but making sure you are ready will make it go a lot easier. Have things to occupy riders. Long days in the car and be tiresome. Having car games ready can make time past and help young and old see more of the road.

Try finding all 50 states in car tags, or finding words on signs that have different letters from the alphabet can make car rides fun and help connect with each other. Snacks, and GPS or maps, and an emergency bag…
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Why the 2017 Ford Explorer Should be on Your SUV Short List

Should you find yourself seeking a full-size SUV for your next vehicular purchase, please allow your friends here at Ford of Escondido to throw you a bone:

Ours -- the 2017 Explorer -- is one that's worth every moment of your time.

And, as we recognize that time is the most precious commodity, we won't waste any more of yours. Keep reading to discover that which the Explorer brings to the table.

In most cases, the Explorer is equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 engine. Producing a peppy 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, the base V6 couples with…

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The Importance of Rotating Your Tires

Tire rotation is an often overlooked aspect of properly taking care of your car. If you are one of the many drivers who disregard the importance of tire rotation, you are not alone. Rotating your tires should be accomplished every 6,000 to 8,000 miles. An easy way to look at it is, every other oil change, considering most people change their oil at the 4,000 mile mark.
 
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MotorWeek Highlights Top Traits of 2017 Ford Explorer

What do we here at Jack Key Motors like about the 2017 Ford Explorer, our beloved American brand's full-size SUV?

Well, quite honestly ... everything. From head to toe, it's an absolute stunner.

And you're sure to see just what we mean after checking the clip below, a video review of the Explorer from the automotive mavens at MotorWeek. Have at it right here:

Loaded with luxuries and ridiculously good-looking, the range-topping Platinum trim is truly remarkable.

Standard features on this model include a 365-horsepower turbo-V6 engine, a panoramic sunroof, a parking assistance system ...

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