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An Overview of Car Battery Replacement

Your car battery is what gets your car going in the morning. Your car battery drives your car to do everything it needs to do. There is going to come a time when it does need to be replaced.

Here are the warning signs your car's battery needs to be replaced.
1) Your headlights start to go. This may or may not happen gradually. It all depends on how far gone your battery is.
2) Your engine begins to get weaker over time. There may be some mornings when it gets harder to start up. There may be a…
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What to Do if You Overheat

Overheating is one of the most dangerous things that can happen to your car. In just a few seconds, you could do thousands of dollars worth of damage to the car and render it uses as a mode of transportation. You can also cause a danger on any road that you use. You can preserve the life of your car if you use these three tips, however:

Turn Hazard Lights On

You must use your hazard lights every time your car is not running quite up to par. The hazard lights let people know that they should be cautious around…
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2017 Ford C-Max

Do you want to buy a new car this year? If so, we have a great option for you. The 2017 Ford C-Max is a great vehicle that a lot of people are excited about. With all of the new features on this vehicle, you will be able to ride around in style for many years. There are a lot of people who are surprised when they learn just how inexpensive this vehicle is. For the vast majority of people, buying a new vehicle is a huge expense. That is why finding a deal is such a great thing.

Come…
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MotorWeek Highlights Top Traits of 2017 Ford Explorer

Has your new-car search ultimately led you to the full-size SUV segment? Well, if so, we here at Suntrup Ford are wholly convinced that you'll find a great deal to enjoy about ours, the 2017 Explorer.

How can we be so sure?

It is at this point we'd like to turn your attention to the clip below. Tag along with the industry experts at MotorWeek, as they take the Explorer out for a test run:

Arguably the most impressive model throughout the Explorer catalog, the top-of-the-line Platinum leaves little to be desired.

Standard equipment on this trim includes…

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Suntrup Ford Donates $10,000 to Kirkwood High School


Tom Suntrup President/CEO of Suntrup Ford along with Kirk Latta GM, and Andrew Suntrup Sales Manager, present principal Dr. Michael Havener, and Associate Principal Michael Wade with a $10,000 donation to Kirkwood High School through Suntrup Ford's Drive One 4ur School program. Also pictured are a few of the children and faculty members who benefit from the contribution. We're proud to be associated with such a great High School!
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General Information about Synthetic and Conventional Oil Changes

Synthetic oil is all about the smoothness. You might not realize this but synthetic oil is best suited for a car's engine. This type of oil is made with a smooth molecular structure that is easy on a car's engine. It also is a lot thinner than regular oil which means that an engine will not work as hard to stay cool.

Conventional oil has its place. It is a standard oil form that will keep any engine cool. This type of oil is not as refined as the synthetic version but it does work. Many automobiles typically…
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Changing Your Engine Oil Is Vital

Your car is precious to you and a valuable asset to you, and maintaining it is just as important. Regular vehicle maintenance is extremely important to keeping your car running and keeping you safe while you are driving your car. One of the most important parts of your car to keep up is your engine, and that is why changing your oil is vital.

The oil helps to maintain lubrication in your engine, and that lubrication is vital to the pistons, valves and other moving parts under the hood of your car. Not changing the oil can cause damage to…
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Ford F-Series: 40 Years of Greatness

If America had an official National Vehicle, it would probably be the Ford F-150. Ford, America's truck leader, issued a press, yesterday, in celebration of four decades of dominance in the pickup truck segment. With sales exceeding 26 million units since January of 1977, Ford F-Series has been the number one selling truck in the U.S. for 40 consecutive years and the number one selling vehicle in general for 35 consecutive years...
 

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