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What’s That Smell?

March 21 2019,

What’s That Smell?

Have you noticed a strange smell coming from your car? While most warning signs of malfunctioning equipment come from the engine or an odd sound, unexpected odors are worthy of your attention; they signal that something could be wrong. Take a look at the common car smells you shouldn’t ignore: Sweet Smell: A sweet smell doesn’t mean a donut fell under your chair; it means that you’re smelling antifreeze. There’s likely a leak somewhere in your cooling system. Inhaling antifreeze isn’t good for you, so make sure to get this dangerous problem... View More Details

Preventative Maintenance

March 19 2019,

Preventative Maintenance

You know that it’s important to get your oil changed so your car lasts longer, but there’s actually more you can do to get the most out of your car. Bartow Ford, your Lakeland area Ford dealership has your schedule... View More Details
Ford Mobility Motoring

March 15 2019,

Ford Mobility Motoring

Your car should be designed for you. With Ford Mobility Motoring, your vehicle is adapted to your individual needs. Bartow Ford, your Winter Haven area Ford dealership, walks you through what modifications are... View More Details
Manual vs. Automatic: What’s the Difference?

March 12 2019,

Manual vs. Automatic: What’s the Difference?

You’re ready for your next car. Before you decide make, model, or color, you need to decide whether you want an automatic or manual transmission. But what’s in a transmission? Bartow Ford, your Lakeland area Ford... View More Details

March 12 2019,

Easter Egg Hunt

Free Community Family Events Bartow Ford is proud to host the 2019 Easter Egg Hunt - a free, family event for our community. The event will be hosted on April 20th from 10 am to 1 pm. Don't forget to bring a basket to... View More Details
True or False? Debunking Common Car Myths

March 05 2019,

True or False? Debunking Common Car Myths

If you see a car with one headlight, punch the roof of your car and say “padiddle” for good luck. Tap the roof when you drive through a yellow light. The color of your car can cause you to get more tickets. Driving is... View More Details
Supercharge Me

February 28 2019,

Supercharge Me

After what seems like an entire day spent wandering the aisles of Target, you throw your bags into your trunk, excited to eat that frozen stuffed crust pizza for dinner. You go to start your car, the engine starts... View More Details
Keeping Track of Time

February 26 2019,

Keeping Track of Time

Have you ever heard a clicking coming from your engine and thought, “I’m sure that’ll go away in a few minutes.” Turns out, that clicking could be a sign that your timing belt, a crucial part that keeps your car... View More Details
Exploring Performance Vehicles

February 21 2019,

Exploring Performance Vehicles

For some, there’s nothing better than a long stretch of empty road where you can feel your car’s engine. Ford has plenty of performance vehicles that will make you feel alive on the road! Your Winter Haven area Ford... View More Details