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Always Keep These 3 Services Regular

There are number of different car services that you should be mindful of when keeping your vehicle running at its best. These, in addition to following your maintenance schedule will help you get the most out of your vehicle and our service team is here to assist you.

 

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Get an Air Conditioning Check for Your Car in Honolulu

 

In Honolulu, we are used to having our car's air conditioning on most of the year. But, it's always a good idea to get it checked with your regular Ford service, especially as the summer comes and we know the temperatures will rise. It's why bringing it to our service center for a check makes plenty of sense.

 

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Failing Transmission Signs

While you're driving, you might wonder about whether the transmission will continue to shift the gears in the vehicle. There are a few signs that you will usually notice if there is an issue with the transmission.

A clear sign is slippage. This means that the vehicle will slip into another gear without you changing it and for no reason. The transmission might start to whine, especially if you put the vehicle in reverse. Sometimes, there will be a hard shift when you put the vehicle in reverse or in drive. A delayed engagement of the gears is also…

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Tire Pressure And Tread Should Never Be Overlooked


?Car owners should never overlook their tire tread or pressure when traveling. That is why we here at Honolulu Ford want to make sure you know the basics.

Your tire pressure should always be set to what is stated in the owner's manual. If they are under-inflated the car will have to work harder and if they are over inflated the tires will wear too quickly. The rule of thumb to test the tread of your tire is to place a penny in your tire tread and if the tread covers Lincoln's head you should be okay to…
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Drive farther with the new generation of engine oil


Newer cars and trucks that are on the market today many thousands of miles on their engine before they need their oil changed. This is due to the fact that oil has changed significantly since it was used decades ago. In the 1970s and 1980s it was very common for a vehicle to need its oil changed every 3000 miles because the manufacturer wanted to make sure to prevent significant engine damage.

?Now that there are technological advancements in engine oil, such as synthetic oils, the 3000-mile rule is just a fallacy. No longer will these oils gunk up engines…
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Brake inspections are always important

Don't wait to get your brakes services if you experience any of the following warning signs:

1. The front of the vehicle tends to bounce or dip when you hit the brakes suddenly. 2. There will be leaking brake fluid around the tire wheel well or in the driveway. 3. If yo lit your entire drive.

 

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Visit us here at Honolulu Ford so one of our brake specialists can check or repair any issue with your vehicle's braking system right away.

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Regular oil changes make your car last and we can help

 

You already know that getting your car serviced regularly can keep it running like new for a long time. Maintenance appointments such as tire rotations and oil changes can go a long way towards stretching your car investment dollars.

At Honolulu Ford we want to make this as easy as possible for our customers with an expert maintenance staff and lifetime oil change program.

 

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