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Ford Focus Raising the Bar with Technology Features

The new Ford Focus is again raising the bar compared to other compact cars. Here are a few of the technology features drivers are certain appreciative of these days.

With all the distracted drivers on the highways, you need all the help you can get to stay safe. The Blind Spot Information System in the Focus works to be your eyes in those blind spots, giving you an alert if any vehicle is in a lane you are going to move into. Once the alert if off, all is clear as far as changing lanes.

The Ford Focus also has…

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The Ford Expedition Combines Power and Comfort

The Ford Expedition is the quintessential SUV. Everyone instantly recognizes this iconic symbol of rugged, yet luxurious, automotive power and dependability. The Ford Expedition deserves the top ranking it received from U.S.News for the best large SUV currently on the market, due to its extreme power, roomy comfort and tons of cabin features.

All the room you can want is present in all Ford Expedition models, with individual customizable seating for all three rows. The available tip-and-slide seats in the second row allow easy access, and you can leave a child seat secured...

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2018 Ford Super Duty: Class-Leading Durability

If you're looking for a pickup with power and strength, check out the 2018 Ford Super Duty. Not only does it offer improvements over previous versions, but it also sets itself above others in the full-size class with its latest durability features.

This truck has a military-grade aluminum-alloy body, which is both high-strength and lightweight. With it, you get a truck body that is more resistant to dents and dings, and one that isn't prone to red rust corrosion. Another layer of durability comes from the fully boxed frame, which is 24 times stiffer than Super Duty's…

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The Technology in the New Ford F-150 Show Why It Is a Consistent Best Seller

The Ford F-150 is a ruggedly reliable truck that has enjoyed the best seller status for decades. This is due in no small part to the fact that it enjoys the best styling, comfort and safety features in the industry along with being the most ruggedly reliable and capable truck on the road.

And for 2018, drivers will also benefit from all of the technology features that are available, including...

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Car Buying Tips: Powertrain vs. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty

If you're looking to buy a car, then you'll typically get a couple options for warranties. Powertrain warranty and bumper-to-bumper warranties are the most popular, but you may also hear corrosion warranty during the sales process.

Powertrain warranties cover only the vehicle's propulsion system, such as the engine, transmission, and other driving components, like the drivetrain. However, it doesn't cover everything, including the components that put your vehicle's wheels in motion, such as the velocity joints or bearings. Powertrain warranties typically last longer.

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What Do You Know about Your Differential?

Did you know that your car has a gearbox called a differential that helps the axles spin which makes your car go? Most people don't. Luckily, we here at Buster Miles Ford are here to tell you all of the basics about your vehicle's differential and how to properly care for it.

The differential takes power generated by the engine and passed on from the transmission and uses it to help the wheel axles spin. Like any mechanical piece, your car's differential requires lubrication so that it doesn't scrape metal on metal and wear out too…

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Do the Letters and Numbers on a Tire Mean Something?

The abbreviations on your tire’s sidewall give you important information about the type of tire you have on your car. It’s a fairly straightforward code that you can crack with a little practice.

It might begin with a letter – “P” indicates that the tire has a passenger vehicle rating. The three-digit number following, 225 for instance, tells you the width of the tire measured in millimeters After the slash, there’s a two-digit number that represents the ratio of the tire’s height to its width. So, a 65 means the height is 65% of the width. Another…

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Time to Get the Brakes Serviced

Your brakes will wear down over time. If you haven't had your brake pads checked in a while, bring your car in to Buster Miles Ford, and we will take a careful look at your brake pads and rotors. We will also check your brake lines for any fluid leaks.

Ignoring a brake problem is only going to make your brakes worse. Over time, your brake pads will…

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Enjoy the Stylish 2018 Ford EcoSport

Whether you live in Heflin, AL, or any other city across the country, you want to have a vehicle that is both reliable and stylish. The 2018 Ford EcoSport is a small SUV that combines performance with stylish features on both the interior and exterior of the vehicle.

The 2018 Ford EcoSport's exterior comes standard with LED signature lighting and halogen headlights. This gives the vehicle a striking appearance at night and provides superior road illumination. The vehicle's stunning colors and metallic wheels are eye-catching. On the interior, the EcoSport has optional leather seats...

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Ford SYNC 3: An Infotainment System That’s Simple to Use

If you are a motorist who desires a car with an infotainment set so easy to operate, you will find the Ford SYNC 3 entertainment and communication system quite suitable. The factory-installed and stylish Ford SYNC offers drivers the chance to make hands-free cell phone calls and voice command music selection or sound controls.

Since Ford SYNC 3 music set runs on the BlackBerry Limited's QNX software, it is easy to integrate its operations into your smartphone. Ford SYNC 3 has apps that automobile owners can pair with smartphones to make geographical navigations...

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