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All-wheel drive versus four-wheel drive made simple


All-wheel drive and front-wheel drive vehicles are two of the most common platforms for newer vehicles that are coming out onto the market today. Manufactures have seen that front wheel drive vehicles are no longer sufficient to keep drivers on the road as families start moving out of the city and into the country. A growing number of these families are looking for all-wheel drive passenger cars or crossovers and four-wheel drive pickup trucks. They may have weekend hobbies that require them to tow a trailer or to haul heavy loads...
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When and How to use Kitty Litter, Salt, and Sand for Ice and Snow Conditions


There are methods to prevent your tires from sliding in the winter, whether it is by using salt, kitty litter, or sand. All three of these options make it possible to get out of the snow when your car is stuck.

Using kitty litter can absorb water and allow your car to get unstuck from a bad situation. Kitty litter will also give you traction in icy and snowy places, while salt dissolves quickly. People can use sand at home in their driveways during the winter to aid in parking their car and getting it out of snow. A car…
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Stay in Sync with Ford SYNC 3


Innovation is everywhere you look. Here at Hagen Ford Inc., we understand the importance of being at the forefront of originality. So stay in sync with the Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system. Enjoy a revolutionized way of traveling around Bay City with a wide range of top-tier features. All available at the push of a button, or the sound of your voice.

Its simplicity meets precision with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, AppLink connection for your smartphone, 911 assist, and Sirius XM Radio. SYNC 3 is the next-gen system of the future, offering hands-free activation for...
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Ford BLIS Can Be The Eyes In The Back Of Your Head


Even the safest drivers can get into accidents. These accidents are usually caused by a car being in your blind spot when you are attempting to turn or switch lanes. You check your mirrors exactly like you're supposed to and then before you know it you're pulled over to the side of the road because of a fender bender.

That's why we here at Hagen Ford Inc. in Bay City would like to introduce you to the Ford Blind Spot Information System (BLIS). The Ford BLIS allows you to drive with the peace of mind that even…
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Ford Australia Teases 2018 Ranger Raptor, Leaves America with Questions

Earlier this month, Ford Australia released footage of the prototype Ranger Raptor, and left American off-road enthusiasts more intrigued than ever.

The Ford Ranger is something of an enigma already—it is officially scheduled to go on sale in the U.S. in 2019, but Ford still won't tell us whether it will be the same Ranger model currently sold in the rest of the world, or a brand-new platform. Now Australia has revealed…

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2 Winterization Tips All Bay City Drivers Should Consider

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Though September is, by astronomical definition, still the tail-end of summer, you can feel winter on the horizon in northern climes like Michigan. Now is the perfect time to get your Ford ready for winter, so you are fully prepared before the first snow starts falling.

Test your battery's cold cranking amps (CCA)

The most common reason drivers need roadside assistance in the winter is because the car will not start due to battery failure. A battery loses up to 60 percent of its electricity output when temperatures drop to 0 degrees Fahrenheit—not an unusual temperature around Bay…

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