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What Does Ford’s Side Wind Stabilization Feature Do for Lower Mainland, BC Drivers?

Side Wind Stabilization ensures safe driving in breezy conditions. This unique active system is standard on the Ford Transit work van, but it also comes on other models. For example, it is a feature on the 2021 Explorer, which is currently available with special financing offers. The Side Wind Stabilization works by monitoring sensors on the suspension, wheels, and exterior body 100 times per second. Most of the detectors are part of...


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How Does Ford’s Terrain Management System Work in Lower Mainland, BC?

Ford’s Terrain Management System (TMS) brings extra control to SUVs and trucks, including the 2021 Ford Explorer, which is currently on sale with special financing available.  The TMS works by adjusting braking, steering angle, and throttle...


Lower Mainland Drivers: Why is Ground Clearance Important for Your Truck?

Ground clearance, or ride height, is a critical consideration when purchasing a truck. If you go off-road, drive on bad surfaces, or spend time at unpaved work sites, this specification is vitally important. Ground clearance is the distance between a...


Understanding Ford’s Electronic Shift-on-the-Fly 4x4 System in Lower Mainland, BC

Ford’s electronic shift-on-the-fly (ESOF) 4x4 system allows you to quickly move into and out of four-wheel-drive mode by turning a dial. This design consists of hubs that lock and disengage automatically through the transfer case. One of the main...