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Here's Exactly What You Need To Fix Your Vehicle - Part Comparison


Aftermarket and OEM parts are the two main types of components car and truck owners turn to when their precious vehicles need to be repaired. There are several differences between the two, although both of them are designed to serve the same function – replace the original part, meeting its aesthetic feel and mechanical application. However, the difference between these two types is sometimes highly substantial.

Aftermarket parts will not always have warranties. There are too many to choose from. Quality varies wildly from product to product, and manufacturer to manufacturer...
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The Right Tire for Your Vehicle

A tire is a tire, right? Actually, it might be surprising to learn that there are different varieties of tire for different weather and seasons. The service staff at Marshall Ford can help you get set up with the best choice for cruising around O'Fallon and beyond.

There are three general types of tire: all-season, summer, and winter. Summer tires optimize driving in warm and often wet conditions, with good braking and handling during the warmest times of the year. Winter is optimal for any type of cold-weather or snow driving you may need. All-season (or all-purpose) tires provide…

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5 Reasons Why SUVs Are Safer Than Cars

Here at Marshall Ford, the primary concern of our staff members is the ultimate joy of our clients. We aspire to help our clients get the best from their vehicles. One of the common questions we are faced with from most customers is about the safety of SUVs as compared to most cars. With that said, here are the five reasons that we feel SUVs are safer to drive than cars in O'Fallon, MO:

  • Today’s SUVs have passed through the rigorous crash test of which they have scored impressively. Therefore, one can rest knowing that the Insurance has…
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September was Ford Global Caring Month

During September, Ford employee teams from 38 countries devoted their time and energy to providing clean water, repairing schools and shelters, feeding the hungry and much more, as thousands of Ford employees applied their energy and skills to making people's lives better through the many community improvement projects that were launched in their villages, towns and cities.

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Are you Ready to Upgrade your SUV? Our Selection of Ford Explorer Models at Marshall Ford will Astound you!

 

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If you've had enough of your compact sedan or aging SUV and you're looking to upgrade to the stylish and rugged Ford Explorer, you must consider a test drive at the Marshall Ford dealership in O'Fallon.

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Four Tech Features That Help the 2017 Fusion Stand Out

Missouri drivers expect their vehicles to satisfy their needs. From capability to convenience, they understand that a thoroughly modern vehicle ought to anticipate and cater to the driver's expectations. Ford's 2017 Fusion does just that. With thoughtful technology throughout it’s a great choice for any driver looking to stay connected. Here are three of our favorite features.

 

 

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What Makes the 2017 Ford Fusion Such a Fantastic Four-Door?

It was in a post from just a few months ago that we here at Marshall Ford first introduced you to our sedan-segment standout, the 2017 Fusion.

Well, guess what? Today it is that conversation we'd like to continue.

This time, though, we'll have you link up with AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai. Check out her appraisal of the Fusion right here:

No bones about it: Ford served up a doozy with the Fusion's entry-level engine, a 2.5-liter four-cylinder.

The default drivetrain on the S and SE trims, this four-cylinder pairs with a six-speed automatic…

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You Love Your Ford's Pre-Collision Assist, But Are You Putting Too Much Trust In It?

The 2017 Ford Fusion is one of the most advanced models in the Ford lineup, offering a wide array of semi-autonomous driver assist features. Its optional Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection was rated "superior" by the IIHS, and in testing, was able to prevent a collision at up to 25 mph.

These computer-controlled aids are designed to make the roads safer for everyone, and compensate for when drivers get distracted—for instance, if you spill hot...

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Is It Time For New Tires?

 

 

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Are your tires breathing their last?

If you think your tires are on their way out, it's a good idea to check them with the penny test.

Here’s how it's done:

  1. Acquire a penny
  2. Slide penny head-first into tire tread
  3. Check to see how much of Lincoln's head is still visible

If Lincoln's head is mostly covered, your tires still have some kick left.

If you can see the top of Lincoln's head, your tires are much too…

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