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Halloween Spooktacular at Town East Ford

Halloween fun is upon us once again.  Join us on Tuesday October 30, 2018 from 5pm-8pm for our second annual Halloween Party and costume contest. It will be a Spooktacular night of TRUNK-or-treating, games, face painting, hotdogs, candy, and more.  Costume contest winners will receive special prizes, but additional toys and candy will be given out all night long! Bring your family out to spend some…

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How to Activate & Disable Auto Start-Stop on Ford F-150

How to Activate & Disable Auto Start-Stop on Ford F-150 

If you've got a modern Ford F-150, your vehicle is equipped with the stop-start technology. This feature shuts off the engine when the truck is idling. It is possible to turn this system on and off whenever you wish. Here's how.

 

Your Auto Start-Stop function comes on when you start the car. To determine if it is on looks for the Start-Stop icon in the left-hand corner of your dash screen.

What is Auto Start-Stop?

If you stop at a redlight, for instance, the engine will stop running. You will still have full use of your HVAC systems…

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Ford Extended Warranty Coverage Options

Ford Extended Service 

I Am Planning To Purchase A New Ford, What Are My Options Regarding an Extended Warranty?

If you’re planning to purchase a new Ford vehicle, then you probably have questions concerning the options available to you regarding an extended warranty. First, you should be aware that all of Ford vehicles are covered by a 12-month standard warranty. Ford Motor Company assures that all mechanical and electrical components have met quality control standards during the manufacturing and pre-delivery process.

Of course, even with the highest standards and intended high quality, an unexpected repair can present itself. Ford Protect is an…

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2018 Ford F-150 Trim Levels Explained

2018 Ford F-150 

The 2018 Ford F-150 comes in such a myriad of choices that it can be hard to sort out the best one for your needs. This guide may help as you zero in on the right truck for your lifestyle.

You have loads to move, and the F-150 is ready to move them. The lightweight high-strength aluminum build hides the high-strength steel frame. Capable of towing up to 7,700 pounds, the 3.3L V6 is a serious engine choice, even though it is the most affordable. Only the XL and XLT have it. However, these two models can have…

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Waze is Coming to Ford SYNC 3

Ford Sync 3 with Waze 

Automakers are now embracing various types of connected technology to allow drivers to use their favorite apps directly through their vehicle’s infotainment system. While this is true of virtually every major auto brand, Ford recently announced a partnership with Google-owned navigation app, Waze. As part of this new partnership, Ford drivers will be the first to take full advantage of Waze’s unique crowdsourced alerts and intuitive, optimized route planning tools all via their vehicle’s SYNC 3 touchscreen. By Ford being the first to fully integrate Waze into its infotainment system, it is once again showing to be…

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How to Pair Your Phone with SYNC 3

Ford Sync 3

Revolutionizing On-The-Road Safety with SYNC 3

The most amazing thing about today's offerings in technology might be the seemingly limitless outreach to those around us. Through the bevy of applications available to us for free on various mobile marketplaces, it's never been easier for people to find new ways to connect. Of course, the world at large has adapted to this and made our smart devices pretty much essential for everyday life.

This has had the unfortunate consequence of increasing the number of accidents that occur on the road due to distraction by a smart device. You receive…

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2016 Ford Mustang Delivers Powerful Performance

Aside from its stop-traffic good looks, the 2016 Ford Mustang is fast, very fast. In recent testing, the Mustang EcoBoost trim's turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine with the automatic transmission accelerated from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 5.9 seconds. That number improved to 4.7 seconds with the GT model equipped with Ford’s manual transmission.

A 3.7-liter V6 powerplant that churns out 300 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque is standard on the entry-level trim. GTs pack the most power with a 5.0-liter V8 motor that generates 435 horsepower and 400 pound-feet…

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2016 Ford F-150 – A Cut Above!

It’s hard to beat the new 2016 Ford F-150. This year, the truck returns to our Mesquite dealership with a few notable enhancements: an improved Sync 3 infotainment system, Pro Trailer Backup Assist technology and a new Limited trim.

For starters, Ford’s new Sync 3 replaces the MyFord Touch system to provide drivers with an interface that’s quicker and easier to use. Moving on to the newly added Limited, it comes with 22-inch wheels, unique styling details and many of the convenience options as standard. Finally, Pro Trailer Backup Assist technology makes backing up effortless by literally…

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‘Summer Sizzle’ Festival in Mesquite, Texas

Get your summer started right by attending the “Summer Sizzle” festival on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Paschall Park. Perfect for all ages, the event will feature games, food and plenty of fireworks to light the night sky.

As Texans, many of us love our beloved barbecue. That’s why this festival will feature some of the best grilled meats around, which will be cooked to perfection by local grill masters for everyone to enjoy. If you think you got what it takes to participate in the BBQ contest, then register here.

If cooking is not you’re thing, then…

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Town East Ford Celebrates Autism Awareness Month

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Town East Ford is a proud supporter of the Autism Society of America and is dedicated to celebrating Autism Awareness Month all throughout April. As a prominent member of the Mesquite community, we do our best to give back to both local and national organizations, and we are strong advocates of the Autism Society of America’s efforts to raise autism awareness.

Founded in 1965, the Autism Society of America aims to provide reliable information to the public regarding autism and support initiatives focused on improving the lives of those with autism. As one of the nation’s leading autism…

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