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Anderson & Koch Ford Inc.

5577 St Croix Trail
Directions North Branch, MN 55056

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Fuel economy tips

Getting better gas mileage in your car or truck not only saves you money, it also helps to save the environment by reducing the use of carbon-based fuels. Whether you have a fuel-sipping small car or a gas-guzzling SUV, there are some things you can do to improve your fuel economy.

Change your driving habits. You can save on gas costs by finding routes that avoid traffic, not letting your car idle, being smoother about accelerating and using cruise control and your air conditioning at high speeds.

Keep your car in good shape. A well-maintained car will use less gas…
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Keep Your Car Spiffy

Cars are not cheap and once you have one, it seems like you keep having to plunk more and more money into it for repairs, gas, upgrades, and accessories. So, since it is such an investment, you want to take care of it and make sure that your vehicle lasts as long as possible and stays in good shape. That's where the car wash comes in. If you're diligent in getting your car washed, it will preserve the paint job substantially. Dirt loves to stick to cars and will eventually build up and scratch away the paint on…
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Repairing Windshields Is Important Overall

If your car was having problems starting, wouldn't you get it fixed? If you broke down on the side of the road, wouldn't you call a tow truck? Well, this sort of mentality should be important when your windshield has been cracked, or is shattered. Without focusing on getting repair, you could end up spending a lot more money replacing the glass.

The Reason You Need Repair Fast

It should be obvious why you need professional repairs for your windshield. If you have a crack, it can grow larger. A simple crack could very well become larger, and…

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2017 Ford Transit Connect

Do you want to own one of the best new vehicles in the market today? If so, the 2017 Ford Transit Connect is for you. A lot of people are interested in taking things to the next level with this model. Not only that, but the 2017 Ford Transit Connect is something that a lot of people love the look and feel of. Over the course of time, you should be prepared to take things to the next level with your vehicle in terms of size. This is especially true if you have a growing family or are a small…
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Ford's New Smart Car The 2017 Ford C-Max

There's a lot of people now a days who like to argue what fuel is better, gas or electricity. Well you don't have to worry since the new 2017 Ford C-Max is a hybrid, where you have the option to fill up your car with gas or plug it in and charge.

The 2017 Ford C-Max has the best horsepower in it's class, coming in at 188 horsepower. It's also equipped with smart technology called Sync3, you can do things old cars can't. Combine that with the Ford Pass, you have a voice operated car…
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Should You Use Synthetic Oil or Conventional Oil for Your Ford?

Keeping up on vehicle maintenance is very important. One of the best things you can do for your vehicle is to have your oil changed on a regular basis. In time, as you drive, oil can become dirty and filled with sticky residue. When this occurs, it can greatly affect the performance of the engine. Being sure to change your oil is the best way to ensure that your car is running properly. Knowing the difference between what type of oil to choose can also help you have better car efficiency.

There is generally two types of oil, one is…

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The 2017 Ford Explorer Can Be Your Family SUV

The new 2017 Ford Explorer is the perfect vehicle for larger families as it offers a seating capacity of seven and even has three rows of seating. The Ford Explorer offers plenty of head and legroom for the driver as well as the passengers and offers plenty of storage space in the trunk. The 2017 Explorer is available in three different engine types each one offering more power than the next. Most standard models are a 6-speed automatic transmission. Some models of the 2017 Ford Explorer are extremely fuel efficient for the amount of space you are getting...

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Get the Most for Your Money With the 2017 Ford Fiesta

 

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Cost is often a major factor when deciding on a new vehicle. Getting the most for your money is difficult, and many people end up making compromises and settling for a lower quality product than what they’d truly like to drive. This is not necessary with the 2017 Ford Fiesta. Starting at just $13,660, this vehicle aims to please with outstanding fuel economy and a great driving experience on a budget.

In addition to seating up to five passengers comfortably, the Fiesta…
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Family Fun in the New Ford Escape


If you’re in the market for the popular crossover vehicle, the newly designed Ford Escape is just the thing for all your hauling needs. It’s great for packing the kids off to soccer and versatile enough to bring home lots of home improvement supplies.

Many of the upgrades in this model are ergonomic in nature and all models include an electronic parking brake and a relocated shifter. For your family, there are plenty of cubbies for storage and lots of cup holders. The center armrest is big and there’s tons of storage space under it.
 
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Truck Tests are Important at Ford

How do truck owners know that their trucks are quality trucks?
 
In truth, it's not always easy for truck owners to make this determination for themselves.  Instead, they must depend on the truck companies.
At Ford, truck owners know that the American automaker's are some of the very best on the road.  Ford requires a lot before its trucks are approved to go on the road.  A recent online video shows the tests that Ford trucks are required to pass before they can be sold.
 
The tests conducted on the trucks is just one part of the process…
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