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What is Your Vehicle’s Transfer Case?

When you purchased your 4WD truck, you envisioned all the rough terrain you’d go through as well as how easy it would make it through the many feet of snow you see every winter. Now all of a sudden, the truck seems sluggish and not as powerful. Perhaps your transfer case needs to be inspected and/or repaired. Stop in at Anderson & Koch Ford Inc., and we’ll be happy to check it out.

The transfer case is a gearbox that provides the power evenly between the front and rear axles on your truck. If it’s low on…

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A Full Tank of Gas in Your Car Will Help with Winter Driving Conditions

When you make more trips to the gas station to top off your fuel each day, you will reduce the chances of bad things happening while you are driving on the roads this winter. Consider how a full tank of gas can help to make winter traveling a little safer this year.

Let the fuel run down in your car and then slide off the road on an ice patch; you could be stranded alone for hours. With hardly any fuel, the car will eventually shut off and so will the heat source in the car that you need to…

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Should the Ford Focus SEL Sedan Be Your Next Vehicle?

If you're in the market for a new car and want something that is roomy and affordable, you may want to consider the Ford Focus SEL sedan. The car gives great gas mileage, has practical yet elegant features like heated front seats, and includes the Ford SYNC 3 entertainment system. The system, which has voice recognition and touchscreen features, as well as USB ports and radio options, make it easy for you to enjoy your time on the road or commute to and from work.

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Obey the Move Over Laws in Minnesota

If you are not too familiar with the Move Over Laws, then it's about time you got acquainted. Basically, when you are driving on the highway, and someone is stranded the law states that you should move to the furthest lane. If it is not safe to do that due to traffic in that lane, then you should at least slow down about 15 mph.

Each year there are many people who are killed on the highway because of cars that are speeding by. Many of them are construction workers, and others are simply people who are stranded because…

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Check Your Tires Today

Every now and then, the subject of tires comes up in the conversation. No matter who you are, if you drive at all, you want to ensure yours and your family's safety on the road. That means checking the condition of your tires is an important responsibility of every driver.

The best way to determine whether new tires are needed is to check the tread. Cracks or bulges in the tread are a sure sign that it is time to replace your tires with new, more reliable ones. You can do this for yourself, but our dealership is a…

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Some Information Regarding the Tough 2017 Ford F-150


The 2017 Ford F-150 is a tough and strong truck that is also comfortable and enjoyable to drive. Some workplaces can be tough places for vehicles. The F-150 can handle some tough workplaces and help workers during tough workdays.

The 2017 Ford F-150 has some interesting features. The F-150 is a truck that is built to be strong and durable while also being lighter. The truck has a frame that is made of steel and a body that is made of aluminum alloy. The truck's lighter weight and high-performance engine help the truck have an improved fuel efficiency...
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In Pursuit of Greatness: The 2018 Ford Explorer


There are a ton of SUVs on the market, but there is one that stands out among the crowd. The 2018 Ford Explorer is that vehicle, and it has plenty to offer. Great performance, power, styling, and innovation are some of its wonderful characteristics. This newer version comes equipped with LED signature lighting, a dynamic new grille, and a refined interior cabin.

Depending on the model in which there are four to choose from, consumers will fully-enjoy the Sony 500-watt Audio System, Nirvana Leather Seating, a Twin Panel Moon-roof and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. The options...
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Meet Ford's Mind-Boggling Muscle Car, the 2017 Mustang

If ever there were a sports coupe that could leave us here at Anderson & Koch Ford Inc. straight-up speechless, our esteemed American automaker's -- the 2017 Mustang -- would have to be it.

How come, you ask?

carwow pundit Mat Watson explains all in the clip below; tag along with him for a closer look:

An entry-level trim that definitely delivers the goods, the Mustang V6 promises to be a popular pick.

Standard features on this model include 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic xenon headlamps, LED taillights, a limited-slip rear differential, keyless ignition and entry, a rearview camera, the ...

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The Difference Between Buying a Vehicle with a Loan and Leasing


Once you have decided to buy a new car, you need to make a decision whether you will lease or buy your car on loan. There are pros and cons associated with each of these methods. You need to do a comparison in terms of ownership, equity, and operating cost.

Buying your vehicle on loan helps you build equity over time as you continue paying the loan. When you buy on a lease, your equity and ownership ends on the day the lease expires. However, it is also important to know the amount of money you will have paid to…
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Get to Know Ford's Diminutive Dynamo, the 2017 Focus RS

If you're scouring the hot hatchback segment for your next automotive purchase, we here at Anderson & Koch Ford Inc. think you may well discover your ideal fit in ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

And what makes us say that?

Receive the necessary context from AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika; his review of the Focus RS is available in the clip below:

The sole trim level of the Focus RS delivers an altogether uncompromising degree of standard appointment.

Such amenities include a 350-horsepower turbo-four engine, all-wheel drive, 19-inch alloy wheels, summer tires, performance brakes ...

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