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Comfort and Safety: 2018 Ford Explorer


With the new year comes time to buy a new SUV and the 2018 Ford Explorer is one of the most popular models on the market. The Ford Explorer looks great and can comfortably transport your passengers while integrating safety features like the two listed below:
  • 180- Degree Camera- The 2018 Ford Explorer features a 180-degree front camera that gives you the ability to see 180 degrees in front of your vehicle allowing you to safely navigate. This feature also has a built-in washer so you can clean off any dirt or debris that may obstruct the camera's view…
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4 Tips for a Safe Winter Road Trip

Winter travel is exciting and a little frustrating at times. Crowded roads, crazy drivers, and tight schedules make even the best drivers nervous. Keep these tips in mind while traveling to stay safe and have an enjoyable trip.
1. Avoid rush hour traffic and crowded roadways by traveling during off-peak times. Get an early start and leave plenty of time to get there.

2. Check the weather forecast for travel. You can avoid any bad weather days by checking ahead.

3. Check the vehicle's fluid levels. Oil, transmission fluid and wiper fluid should all be checked before any trips…
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Fluids Are Good For Cars


If planet earth didn’t have any fluids, virtually no lifeforms would be here. Further – and not because humans wouldn't have been here to make them – there wouldn’t be any motor vehicles on the market. This is true because vehicles like ones you and I drive are heavily reliant on fluids to lubricate, cool, and otherwise facilitate their inner workings.

Power steering fluid should be changed every few years. You can check up on current levels by lifting the hood, then looking near the driver’s side for a clear tank. If it’s not 100% high, you…
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SYNC 3 From Ford Will Change The Way You Drive


If you have ever wished that you had a personal assistant on the road with you, then you should check out the all-new SYNC 3 voice recognition system from Ford.

The SYNC 3 features an attractive capacitive touchscreen that makes a great centerpiece for your dashboard. Use it to do a simple music search, or even operate your climate control system all while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road ahead.

Using features like Android Auto and SYNC AppLink, you can also connect your smartphone to the SYNC 3. With AppLink you can voice control…
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How Ford's Blind Spot Information System Can Help Drivers Be Safer


Almost every driver has had the experience of attempting to merge into another lane or back out from a tight parking space and simply not be able to see any vehicles. Some of us get pretty lucky and see vehicles in time, but others are not so lucky.

Ford's BLIS system is designed to assist drivers through a set of sensors on the exterior mirrors. These sensors detect moving motorized objects and alert the driver through audio tones as well as indicator lights on the exterior mirrors.

BLIS sensors are built smart and will notify the driver of any…
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What The Check Engine Light Means

If your check engine light is on, then it's likely that there are some problems with your car that should be fixed as soon as possible to keep it running smoothly. Most modern cars are designed specifically with safety, durability, and high-quality in mind, but they still need regular servicing and maintenance. There are a few common things the check engine light can mean:

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Ignoring Traffic Signs Could Spell Disaster

Do you always obey the traffic signs when you drive? Traffic signs are there to help you safely get to and from your destination. Unfortunately, many of these signs get ignored every day, which puts you and other drivers in danger. Results can range from a minor accident to something more tragic. Below are some the most common traffic signs we ignore:

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Save Money and Be Happy with a Used Car

When you buy a used car from us at Sale Ford of Kinston, you are sure to get a quality automobile. Our team thoroughly checks each vehicle that we have to offer, and our location in North Kinston, NC has many different options to choose from. You're sure to find a used automobile that makes you happy in the local area.

Many people think that they will only be satisfied with a brand new car, but many used cars are comparable to the latest models. This is because a lot of local drivers tend to trade in their automobiles…

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