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Understanding Powertrain Warranty vs. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty

When you’re buying a new or pre-owned vehicle, one of the biggest concerns is usually the warranty. We hear the word “warranty” and assume everything is covered. This is not the case. Stop at Apple Ford Lincoln of York and check out our vehicles and warranties and let us explain them for you.

The two most common warranty types are powertrain warranty and bumper-to-bumper warranty.

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Sports Handling in the New Ford Taurus

The Ford Taurus was introduced in 1986 and has gained thousands of loyal fans since that time. Now, the new Ford Taurus offers one of the most impressive lists of performance features of any full-size sedan in its class. There are really many reasons to love this car.

One reason to love this car is the SHO Sport-tuned suspension. 

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Keep Your Brakes Strong!

Your car’s brakes perform an essential function as you drive: they slow and stop your car by using pads that clamp down on each side of a steel brake disc, or rotor. Brake pads are designed to wear down gradually over their lifespan, and if they wear down too far you run the risk of damaging your brake rotors or other components in the brake system.

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Time to Replace Your Transmission Fluid

Have you had your transmission fluid replaced recently? A working transmission is important for your car to run efficiently and get you to where you need to go.

The transmission is responsible for converting the power generated in the engine to wheel motion. In automatic vehicles, the driver might notice the car shifting gears as it changes speeds. 

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Why Keep Your Gas Tank Full in Winter?

There are too many drivers who wait until the last possible moment to get fuel in their car. In the winter months, this a game you will lose when you wind up stranded in freezing temperatures in the car. The less fuel you have while driving in the winter, the more likely you can't run the heater if you break down on the streets of York, PA. Don't risk hypothermia sitting in a car that cannot start because you ran out of fuel.

Condensation is more likely to form when there is more air in the tank than…

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Why Horsepower is Still Relevant

For centuries, we have been using horsepower as a unit of measurement of power in terms of output and performance. The team at Apple Ford Lincoln of York wants to share with you why we use horsepower to this day.

It all started during the 18th century when steam engine inventor and engineer, James Watt, vastly improved his engine model and needed to find a way to sell it to the masses. He had a difficult time selling to people that never owned a steam engine and used draft horse instead. To market to that group, he determined a way…

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Don't Forget About the Move Over Law

Not many people are aware of the Move over Law, but it is actually a law in all 50 states that should be followed. It was made to help protect people on the highway that have broken down or who have stopped by the side of the road. It is also in place to help protect our officers and construction workers.

Every year many die on the highway because of speeding vehicles. We want to remind you from all of us here at Beasley Ford that there's a Move Over Law and that you can help to reduce the…

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Your Handy Pre-Road Trip Checklist

If you are not mechanically-inclined or know much about cars, it can be vital that you have your vehicle looked at prior to your road trip. The road trip could go wrong or cost more if your pre-trip checklist is not done before heading out of town. The Apple Ford Lincoln of York service team is here to help.

First, check the fluids in your car. Some of the fluids that you want to keep an eye on during your trip are the oil and brake fluid. The fluid levels can make a huge difference in both your engine and…

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