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Engine Enhancements for the Ford F-150

With the Ford F-150, it’s not just about relying on the brawn of an aluminum body supported by a high-strength steel frame. It’s also about using smart technology such as an available 360-degree camera and the SYNC® 3 infotainment system. You also get high-tech towing features like Pro Trailer Backup Assist, the smart trailer tow connector, and AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™.

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Stay Connected in the 2018 Ford Mustang

These days, cars need to be able to stay connected when you're on the road. The 2018 Ford Mustang is a popular sports car that's equipped with advanced technology that can help you on your travels and keep you entertained along the way.

Whether you go with the Fastback, Convertible, or Shelby GT350 model, you'll have a world of technology at your fingertips. 

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How Can You Make Sure Your Fuel Pump Isn't Failing?

One of the most important components of your vehicle is its fuel pump. A faulty pump means that your engine won't get the fuel it needs, and a complete failure means that your engine won't start at all. Neglecting your fuel pump can easily lead to disaster down the line. This is why you should always keep an eye out for signs of fuel pump failure, and bring your vehicle in for regular service even if it seems like it's running fine.

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Wheel Alignments Make a Huge Difference

Many feel as though wheel alignments don't make much of a difference. That is why we here at Hamilton Ford of Clovis, NM are here to tell you why this couldn't be further from the truth. It should be noted that cars which have their wheels aligned regularly operate better too.

When wheels are out of alignments, the engine must work harder to make the car move forward. 

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Exhaust Leaks: Serious Business

The exhaust system is more than just the tailpipe. It involves the muffler, exhaust manifold, catalytic converter, and the resonator. The system’s function is to remove harmful fumes from the engine and safely disperse them out into the air.

If any of the components fail, the fumes can back up into the interior of the automobile. These fumes are fatal. The gas is odorless, so it is not something you can detect. 

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Are SLI Batteries Weaker Than Other Designs?

Batteries come in many varieties, including starting, lighting, and ignition (SLI) cells. These batteries are designed to provide enough energy to start vehicles and provide limited backup power for accessories. While these power-cells can be durable, if they completely lose their charges they may develop performance flaws.

In order to prevent this, it is important to regularly check your SLI cell for physical damages and for voltage levels. 

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Regular Tire Rotations Part of Good Tire Maintenance

When you have our service department at Hamilton Ford in Clovis install a new set of tires on your vehicle, it's important to make a mental note that you'll return within the next year for a tire rotation. Tire rotation service helps to ensure the longer life of your tires and prevent uneven wear on either the front or rear tire wheels.

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When Two Differentials are Better than One

Different Differential Setups for Different Types of Drives

The standard two-wheel drive has one differential that divides the torque power it receives from the transmission and delivers the power to the wheels as needed to allow turning. The outside wheels travel a longer distance at a faster speed. The differential gears allow for that difference in torque usage.

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Ford Focus SEL: Beautiful Car to Drive

If you are looking for a sedan that is comfortable and easy to drive but that also has a beautiful appearance that you can appreciate, you should consider the Ford Focus SEL sedan from Hamilton Big Country Ford Inc. This car is the perfect vehicle to take you around Clovis, New Mexico and beyond.

The Ford Focus SEL features a black grille with chrome trim, something that adds to the overall beauty of the vehicle. This car is available in colors that will suit you and allow you to end up with a car that feels like it was made…

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