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A Leaking Exhaust - Danger We Don't Always See

Years ago, a loud car was something many teenagers craved and desired. Today, a loud vehicle is often the sign of exhaust problems or a leaking exhaust. A leaking exhaust can be very dangerous. The best way to ensure your exhaust system is sound is to bring it in to Tom Masano Ford Lincoln and have us take a look at it.

If your exhaust is leaking, it could be allowing harmful exhaust fumes and gases to enter in the cabin of your vehicle. Because the gas is colorless and odorless, you and your family may not be aware of…

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Debunking Myths About Motor Oil


Myths about cars have been around for ages. And for almost as long, there have been myths about motor oil. Because we want you to be informed car owners, we here at Tom Masano Ford Lincoln in Reading, PA want to debunk some of those common oil myths.

The first is a very common one in that your oil needs to be changed every 3,000 miles. While this may be true for some cars and oil types, it is not true for all cars. The best place to check this figure is in your owner's manual. The second…
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Tips To Get You Through A Roadside Emergency


Being stranded on the side of the road often leaves drivers feeling helpless, but you don't have to be. That is why we here at Tom Masano Ford Lincoln in Reading, PA want to be sure you are prepared for one of the most common roadside emergencies.

One of the most important things a car owner can know is how to change a tire. There are many instructional videos online to get you started. Familiarize yourself with the car owners manual and practice with your vehicle's jack in your own driveway or garage so that when the time…
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Reliable Hydroplaning Protection


Driving in inclement weather can pose all sorts of dilemmas to drivers. Hydroplaning is just one of them. If you do a lot of rainy driving, you're more than likely familiar with this intimidating and slippery hazard. Drivers should always learn about what they can to do stop hydroplaning from happening in the first place.

If you don't want to hydroplane, you should drive slowly. Don't drive faster than 35 MPH. Don't forget, either, that vehicles can hydroplane on roads that are just a tad wet. Hydroplaning isn't limited to times of intense rain. You…
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Sizing Up Your Tires for Safety Reasons

Whether you purchase your tires at a retail store or have them professionally installed, it’s important to understand tire sizes and be able to understand the symbols and codes that are engraved into the sides of the tires. If you have questions about your tires, don’t hesitate to speak with the experts here at the parts department at Tom Masano Ford.

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Servicing Your Headlights Routinely for Best Results

Your safety is one of our most important concerns here at DEALER and whether we are talking about something very intricate and important like the brakes on your vehicle or something simpler like your headlights, it is important to have routine maintenance done periodically. The reason for this maintenance is that as your vehicle is used more and more there are things that will need to be maintained or repaired in order to function properly.

 

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The Ford Fiesta is Perfect for Young Families


You've got to select something for the kiddies! Don’t forget the pets. You can visit the clinic, and still be ready in time for work. However, how does your car or truck potentially fit into everything that you demand? The Ford Fiesta is a good alternative for younger families on the road.

The sporty new Ford Fiesta comes with an Aston Martin-style grille along with flat tail lights; it's fantastic for the young and brassy enthusiast. Even the subcompact's layout and contour have designs with a trendy allure that no additional automobile makers will boast about…
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The Cleverness of The Ford Blind Spot Information System


The cleverness of The Ford Blind Spot Information System is here to wake you up! Yes, we all can be a little careless when it comes to vehicle blind spots, leading to the unthinkable. But, nowadays, Ford reduces the high numbers of accidents related to blind spot vehicles a thing of the past.

The Ford Blind Spot Information System packs a punch with its two savvy tail light sensors that detect upcoming blind spot vehicles and ensuring that you are fully notified that changing a lane during particular times is a mistake. So many accidents have been prevented as a…
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