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Spin To Win At Elk Grove Ford

Every Saturday afternoon customers at our Quick Lane service center have a chance to spin and win. Get discounts on service or other prizes on Saturdays between noon and 5 p.m.

Tips to Keep Carpets Fresh All Winter Long

Most drivers realize road grime and salt can destroy beautiful wheels. Yet, it also can cause serious damage to your vehicle's cabin carpet.

Breathe Easier With New Cabin Air Filter

Just like your home, your vehicle has a air filter that needs routine replacement.

The cabin air filter is essential for delivering clean air to passengers. When was the last time it was inspected and replaced?

Brrrr...Frostiest Cities For Drivers Within US

Pity drivers in Minneapolis. They can claim top honors for living in the coldest cities within the United States. That's no small feat considering our friends in Alaska and Maine and Montana.

Check out the list of metropolitan areas with the frostiest weather.

Stay Warm On Those Cold Winter Drives

The coldest days of the year equals numb fingertips and that pins-and-needles sensation on your ears the second you walk outside. Check out some accessories that can help keep you warm on those chilly winter drives.

Give Windows Full Treatment for Best View

You can only ask so much of windshield wipers alone. A few minutes applying a rain repellant and a defogger improve visibility during a downpour or snowstorm.

Latest Tire Chains Get High Tech Makeover

In a world of antilock brakes and electronic stability control, snow chains remain relevant for a simple reason: They work.

Learn what to look for when buying, when to use them and--most importantly--how to put them on.

Tips For Handling Those Aggressive Holiday Drivers

You may encounter an aggressive driver any day, especially during December holidays.

Find out what drives aggressive behavior and what you may do to stay safe this season.

Winter Menace: Roads Caked With Black Ice

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Hitting a patch of black ice while driving might be the scariest seconds in a driver’s life. Here’s what to remember if you encounter such a scenario.

Road Salts Pose Major Risks To Wheel Finish

Those snowstorms battering the country means cities and states will be salting and sanding the roadways. While this improves traction, it can cause major headaches for your rims.

Don’t let it fester and corrode your finish, here’s how to get rid of it.