September
13
September
13
With all of the hype of the big snow storm that is hitting the north part of the province, I thought that it would be a benefit to talk about winter car care tips. Because here in Alberta we get some harsh winter weather; the best way to handle it is to be prepared for it. The cold weather affects ...
September
04
September
04
I am sure that we all have someone in our family that is a young driver, our own children or grand kids, and we cannot forget our nieces and nephews. It is important that they all know the basics about their vehicle before heading back to school. Whether they're driving 500 kilometers to their ...
July
18
July
18
No one wants to learn that their vehicle’s transmission is having trouble; after all, gearbox repairs can be extremely expensive, sometimes even more than the cost of a new car. However, Windsor Ford’s mechanics are here to share an open secret: a lot of transmission problems are totally...
May
29
May
29
Car Sick! Tips to help kids travel Nothing makes a family car trip more miserable than a kid with motion sickness. You feel sorry for the child, sorry for yourself, and sorry you ever tried the trip in the first place. Still, trips are a part of life and you can make it easier. According to the ...
May
10
May
10
Are you are first time buyer? Looking for a truck? You should read this first!   So what is the Ford STX Package?                   You strolled through Windsor Ford and noticed the unique STX badge on the side of the bed where the 4x4 sticker wo...
May
04
May
04
As we enjoy the warm summer weather, there are more days where your car is exposed to the hot sun which can lead to fading or premature rusting. During the summer, your car is also exposed to more grit and grime from road trips like bird waste, bugs, and other debris that can cause damage to the sur...
April
05
April
05
Defensive driving is quite an important thing that we have. People simply need to know that while you can control your own actions most of the time, you cannot control or know what is happening with other drivers.  Defensive driving courses offer a wealth of information for people who are looki...
March
16
March
16
Perhaps you just bought a new boat, or maybe you’re a contractor who has to haul their own equipment. Either way, you want to know which Ford is best for towing your gear. Well good news! Windsor Ford has complied this list of the towing rates for all of its vehicles! The Ford lineup consists ...
February
15
February
15
According to Ford, one of the best ways to feel happy and fulfilled is to drive, and the company has a study to prove it, against other “feel-good” things such as romance, gastronomy and binge viewing your favourite shows. The company studies “buzz moments,” those exhilarati...
February
14
February
14
Taking care of your car during the winter isn’t as different as taking care of yourself when the temperature drops. You have to maintain your fluids, have the right equipment so you don’t slip or fall, and most importantly, you have to keep warm when it really starts to feel cold. Our ca...
February
14
February
14
Fifty years after starring alongside Steve McQueen in the iconic movie "BULLITT," the original 1968 Mustang GT Fastback appears on stage at the North American International Auto Show alongside the powerful, technology-packed 2019 Mustang BULLITT. Many Mustang fans are very familiar with t...
February
14
February
14
Yes, Alberta winters are tough. But the plus side is that numerous options are available for you to make your drive easier. One of those options comes in the form of studded tires. What are they? They’re winter tires with actual metal studs embedded within the tire’s tread. These tiny pi...
February
14
February
14
You wouldn’t buy a pair of shoes or pants without trying them on first in-store, would you? Ok, you might chance it under certain circumstances, but you’ll do so with the knowledge that you can return the item or at, worst, you’ll set back a few bucks. When it comes to shopping aro...
February
14
February
14
The 2018 Ford F-150 is ready to take on challengers, although its hard to find rivals brave enough to take it on. With the sheer amount of new technology and innovation that’s been bred into the 2018 F-150, we don’t blame the competition for being daunted. Of course, when the opportunity...
February
12
February
12
Each year Motor Trend rigorously tests vehicles for durability and performance in the “Truck of the Year” competition. That’s why we’re so proud to announce that the 2017 Truck of the Year is the Ford Super Duty! Vehicles that were in competition with the Super Duty included:...
February
12
February
12
Are you considering purchasing a new vehicle? You may have been told by various sources buying or leasing is better, but which is actually the best? Windsor Ford's Finance Department is here with some helpful information to help you understand the differences between your options. WHAT IS LEASI...
February
09
February
09
When you're looking for a great deal on new trucks in the Grande Prairie, Alberta, area, look no further than Windsor Ford. Our company's history dates back seven decades in the area when Windsor Ford was founded by the father and grandfather of dealer principal Charles Longmate. The pair mo...
February
09
February
09
If you’re in the market for fleet or commercial vehicles, then Windsor Ford is your best choice! That’s because Windsor Ford helps maintain your fleet and commercial vehicles beyond the day of vehicle delivery. Here are just some of the features that are geared toward your helping your b...
February
09
February
09
Ready to hit the open road in your Ford vehicle? Not so fast! Start preparing for a road trip by making a checklist that includes: Battery Brakes Directionals Headlights Oil Windshield washer fluid Windshield wipers Top off any fluids that are low. Be sure the tires have enough tread for ...
February
09
February
09
If you’re in the market for a new heavy-duty truck, the Ford F-350 Super Duty is an excellent choice. Of course, you always need to make sure that a vehicle is within your budget, and there are several different models of the F-350 Super Duty, each at a different price point. Let’s take ...
January
23
January
23
When you need a dependable, heavy-duty truck for your business, turn to Ford. The right Ford for your business depends on the industry, so here are three models and their best features to help you make a decision: FORD TRANSIT The Ford Transit is a big van used for big jobs. Its design is suited fo...
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